Annual “Guns and Hoses” hockey game a win for all

This year’s event raised awareness for fight against youth homelessness By Stewart Grant For the past several years, the “Guns and Hoses” hockey game has brought police, paramedics and fire emergency services together for the common goal of raising awareness towards important community issues. This year, the Perth County OPP, St. Marys Fire Department and…

Lincolns unveil newest member

Today St Marys Lincolns  announced the acquisition of a new team member to bolster their march through the playoffs. When interviewed Linc the Lynx, the teams new mascot  promised to inspire Lincolns fans and strike fear in the hearts of the opposition. No date was announced for Linc’s first appearance in a Lincolns uniform but…

Mixed Results for Lincolns last week

Fan Appreciation Night at PRC tonight for Lincs’ final regular season game By Spencer Seymour After a tough 5-4 defeat in Sarnia last Thursday, the Lincolns rebounded in very exciting fashion the following evening when they returned to St. Marys. With the list of players out of the lineup seemingly never ending, the Lincs were…

Canada’s path to prosperity lies in ag

By Drew Spoelstra, Executive Member, Ontario Federation of Agriculture It’s no surprise to Canadian farmers that agriculture and agri-food topped the federal government’s list as a key sector for growth and exports in a recent economic report. The Path to Prosperity, created by the federal government’s Advisory Council on Economic Growth, recommends Canada double its…

Browns Womens Institute presentation

The regular monthly meeting of Browns Women’s Institute was held at Browns School on February 21.  President Liz Harrison led the business which consisted of discussion on the 120th anniversary of FWIO, the April 8th Euchre Luncheon, The Garden Party for a Cause on May 7th, the Spring Board Meeting on March 7th and the…

Robert Taylor inducted into ORBA’s Hall of Fame

Former Chairman and President of McLean Taylor Construction Limited Robert Taylor was inducted into the Ontario Road Building Hall of Fame on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at ORBA’s 90th Convention and Annual General Meeting. Robert Taylor is the former Chairman and President of McLean Taylor Construction Limited. Rob retired in December 2012. Rob was also…

I Wanna Laugh – 4PLAY!

Deep in the Heart of Winter, We All Need a Laugh! It’s becoming a much anticipated mid-Winter tradition here in St. Marys.  This year marks the 4th Annual “I Wanna Laugh” Improv shows, produced by The St. Marys Community Players. Once again, the culmination of 12 weeks of intense training results in the wacky, unconventional…