Flags at Half Staff Friday for Soldier’s Funeral 

The life of a Maine soldier, killed in Afghanistan, was celebrated in Augusta on Thursday, November 18th.20-year-old Army Specialist Andrew Hutchins was killed while on duty in Eastern Afghanistan.Hutchins is from New Portland and graduated from Carrabec High School in North Anson.Family and friends are invited to remember Hutchins at Knowlton and Hewins Funeral Home in Augusta Thursday afternoon from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8.A funeral service and celebration of his life will be held Friday morning at 11 at the Augusta Armory.