Lincolns extend win streak to three

Big Crowd last Friday treated to big win versus London By Stewart Grant Last Friday in front of their biggest home crowd of the season, and against their toughest rival, the Lincolns made it count. The 500 or so fans in attendance saw a highly-entertaining, back-and-forth contest and a 5-4 win for the home team…

How does this Chase the Ace thing work again?

Answers to FAQs as Lincolns’ Jackpot nears $10,000 By Stewart Grant (member of St. Marys Lincolns Executive) Give me the story on what “Chase the Ace” is, in two minutes or less: This is our new fundraiser for the St. Marys Lincolns Hockey Club. Our Chase the Ace contest is a Sweepstakes format, just like…

Cow Tests Positive for Rabies in Perth County

A calf located in Wallace Ward has tested positive for rabies. This is the third confirmed rabid bovine in Perth County since 2015. “This positive result continues to remind us that rabies is still present in Perth County,” says Dale Lyttle, Senior Public Health Inspector. Rabies is almost always fatal. The rabies virus can be…

The library asks Perth South for funds

By Stephanie Egelton At the beginning of Perth South’s Council meeting on January 24, Shannan Sword, CEO of the St. Marys Library made a presentation on behalf of the St. Marys and Stratford libraries. Perth South ratepayers have borrowing agreements with both the St. Marys and Stratford libraries, which Sword states “is an optimal service…

Draft budget items discussed at Perth South Council

By Stephanie Egelton The budget review process began for Perth South Council on January 24th. Council made brief comments about certain items in the draft budget and are anticipating more comments to come as the public provides input. The first note to council was the unfortunate news that Perth South had been unsuccessful in receiving…

Heinz Employment Centre opens

The Grand Opening of the Heinz Employment Centre was held on Wednesday. The Centre will be providing assistance with job search and resume writing, as well as information about Employment Insurance and Canada pension, counselling, and other employment services to people who lost their jobs after the closing of the Heinz plant. Employees can drop by any…