BATESVILLE – Residents with Rumpke Service may want to mark their calendar for September 6, the next large trash collection date.The one-day event begins at 5:00 a.m. Citizens are encouraged to set their disposable items out the evening before to ensure that items are not missed.The large trash pickup is ideal for material too large to fit in a trash can or weighs greater than 75 pounds.Acceptable Items Include:old clothingfurniture, bedsprings, mattresses, etc.old rugs, carpet pieces rubber hoseappliances (as in washers, driers, etc.)wood (bundled 4 feet long or shorter, 75 lbs. maximum)insulationall cans or buckets, totally cleaned and drypaint cans (must be dried paint)Unacceptable Items Include:No electronic devices containing mercury (as in TV’s, computers, microwaves, cell phones, etc.)No building and construction materials (bricks, etc.)No remodeling materials (interior/exterior)No landscape materialsNo car body parts including wheels and tiresNo steel or metal framingNo tree limbs, grass clippings or leavesRefrigerators, AC units, and freezers are required to have a sticker on them showing that the CFC’s was removed by a certified person. This includes units without the compressors in them. If there is no sticker, your unit will be rejected.TV’s, computers (& monitors), microwaves, VCR’s, and all other electronics can be dropped off at Batesville’s Waste Water Treatment Plant, 25019 Underpass Road, Monday-Friday, 8 am – 3 pm. Please register at the office prior to unloading.
ELLSWORTH — The Ellsworth girls’ tennis team ended its regular season on a high note.Ellsworth (7-5) defeated Foxcroft (4-7) 3-2 on Saturday.For singles, Alexa Grant of Ellsworth beat Maddie Fadley 8-1; Lexi Raymond of Foxcroft beat Samantha Mason 8-1; and Victoria Page-Jackson of Ellsworth beat Alice Russo 9-7.For doubles, Elena Russo and Sophie Kurzius of Foxcroft beat Kelsie Boyer and Avery Jester 8-6; and Olivia Robidoux and Miriam Nelson of Ellsworth beat Emily Curtis and Hannah Vainio 8-2.This is placeholder textThis is placeholder textGIRLS’ TENNISTuesday, May 24John Bapst (11-1) 3, MDI (10-2) 2Monday, May 23DI-S (5-7) 5, Sumner (1-10)Saturday, May 21GSA (9-2) 5, Sumner 0Wednesday, May 18GSA 4, DI-S 1MDI 5, WA (3-9) 0Orono (11-0) 5, Sumner 0BOYS’ TENNISTuesday, May 24John Bapst (12-0) 3, MDI (7-5) 2Monday, May 23GSA (10-1) 4, Ellsworth (2-10) 1DI-S (9-3) 5, Sumner (5-6)Saturday, May 21Ellsworth 4, Foxcroft (6-5) 1GSA (10-1) 5, Sumner 0Wednesday, May 18GSA 4, DI-S 1MDI 5, WA (3-9) 0Orono (8-3) 5, Sumner 0