Boo, Boo on Boo…

I, like many of your readers and contributors, would like to see something better than just another pizza gas bar go in across from the St. Marys Golf Course, but doing so has a cost.  An A&W franchise has a hefty cost like other franchises. While having just another pizza joint making their own versions…

Thank You!

This year we had another great Teddy Bears’ Reunion, with great weather. Thanks to all my family and volunteers for all their help. Special thanks to Jerry Marshall Tent Rentals, RVS Draperies, Ulch Transport, Tabor Trailer Sales, Bill Workman, Huron Tractor, St. Marys Rentals, Douglas Electric, The Town crew, the St. Marys Firemen. Special thanks…

Weekend Smiles

The sayings of Steven Wright All those who believe in psychokinesis raise my hand. The early bird gets the worm, but the second mouse gets the cheese. I almost had a psychic girlfriend but she left me before we met. OK, so what’s the speed of dark? How do you tell when you’re out of…

Vandalism a concern for OPP

See anything suspicious call immediately The OPP are reporting that over the past weeks there have been a number of vandalism reports and the OPP are determined to catch those responsible. Reports include tires slashed, scratches on vehicles as well as incident of a burned newspaper. The police are urging residents that if they see…

It’s final..Cadzow Pool to close

McCotter sponsoring a free swim Saturday In a 4 – 3 vote, Council decided that Cadzow Pool would be removed this fall. Stephanie Ische informed Council that the cost to remove the pool would be $33K. In the question period at the start of the meeting town resident Frank Krausz asked how much the Town…

Twice as many distracted deaths than impaired this year

OPP to Conduct Distracted Driving Campaign over Labour Day Weekend For the first time since Ontario distracted driving laws were introduced in 2009, the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is reporting that driver inattention-related road deaths are poised to double the number of impaired-related deaths this year. As the OPP prepares to launch its Distracted Driving…

148th Kirkton Fall Fair runs Sept. 9-11

By Dan Rankin When the 148th Kirkton Fall Fair gets under way at the Kirkton-Woodham Community Centre next weekend, along with the many returning favourites such as the parade and the talent show, there will be a few new events taking place for the first time, including a Highland Games Competition and a Classic Car…

Lincolns Roster taking shape

Seventeen players now signed By Stewart Grant St. Marys Lincolns General Manager and Director of Hockey Operations Glen Childerley recently sat down with the Independent to provide a run-down on the sixteen players signed to the team thus far: GOAL: Kyle Morning: a 17 year old St Marys native and a graduate of the Huron-Perth…