Ted Claydon Receives Worthington’s Golden Cane

Worthington Council on Aging awarded Ted Claydon with the distinguished oldest resident Golden Cane Award. The ceremony took place on Wednesday, August 26, in the beautiful garden behind Jerrilee Cane and Ted Claydon‚Äôs home. It was a beautiful late summer afternoon with many friends, socially distanced, witnessing this special event. Worthington selectman, Steve Smith, presented …

Micro-enterprise grant funding and assistance with food purchases now available!

The Hilltown CDC, on behalf of the Town of Ashfield, Blandford, Chester, Chesterfield, Cummington, Goshen, Huntington, Middlefield, Montgomery, Plainfield, Williamsburg and Worthington currently has two new programs of interest for residents: The Micro-Enterprise Relief Program which offers grants to business owners with 5 or less employees that have been negatively affected by COVID-19 and the …

2nd Confirmed COVID-19 Case in Worthington

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Job Posting – Assistant Secretary

The Town of Worthington is seeking an Assistant Secretary to the Selectboard‚Äôs Executive Assistant, to work five hours per week.  The successful candidate will have excellent written, verbal, and telephone skills, will be able to communicate effectively with other municipal employees and the general public, and be familiar with Word, Excel, e-mail, and internet applications. …