Lincolns enter the win column in Chatham

Mutter playing tonight, Bancroft joins team By Stewart Grant After losing some close one-goal games and then with the prospect of facing tough opponents Leamington, Chatham and LaSalle this past week, there were definitely some uneasy feelings in LincolnLand. Therefore the team’s 2-1 win in Chatham on Sunday night was huge for the green-and-white. With…

March for Warriors

Fawcett Tractor Supply partnered with Bob’s Fitness this year for the 4th annual March for Warriors which raises awareness and funds for Wounded Warriors of Canada. Pictured above are the March for Warriors team who were very pleased with the results. Approximately 50 people participated in the event and raised $3,000.00. Photo courtesy of Liz…

2016 Census of Agriculture statistics released

By Stewart Grant Throughout the year, Statistics Canada has gradually been releasing additional sets of data collected from the 2016 Census. Recently, summary data concerning the 2016 Census of Agriculture was released. In the five years since the prior Census, the total number of farms in Canada have decreased by 5.9%, which is actually the…

Audited financials highlight responsible use of funds

Perth South Council Meeting Recap By Stewart Grant Chartered Professional Accounting firm Vodden, Bender & Seebach attended Perth South Council on Tuesday morning to present the completed audited financial statements for the municipality’s 2016 fiscal year. Key financial indicators, expressed for each of the past five years, demonstrated positive trends for Perth South. Net financial…

What’s open or not Thanksgiving Monday

With Monday being Thanksgiving it is a Statutory holiday in Ontario. The usual businesses such as the Post Office, the banks, Town offices, the LCBO and the Beer Store are all closed. Also closing are Canadian Tire and Riannas Family Restaurant. The two grocery stores are open and so are the Sunset Diner, Four Happy…

Development Charges Public Meeting

Tuesday Oct. 24 at Town Hall The Town of St. Marys Council will hold a public meeting, pursuant to Section 12 of the Development Charges Act, 1997, as amended, to present and obtain public input on the Municipality’s proposed development charges by-law and underlying background study. All interested parties are invited to attend. Any person…