Community News from St. Marys and area.

It’s Holmes for the Holidays!

Ken Ludwig’s The Games Afoot, November 1 – 11 at the St. Marys Town Hall Theatre On November 1st, the St. Marys Community Players begins its 45th season with a murderously funny thriller set in William Gillette’s Connecticut Castle – Ken Ludwig’s The Game’s Afoot. It’s Christmas Eve, 1936 and Broadway star William Gillette, admired…

Much to do at the St. Marys Museum this autumn

There is something for everyone this autumn at the St. Marys Museum! The Citizens of St. Marys Gallery will be of special interest to local sports fans. The exhibit, ‘In the Big League’, features 17 St. Marys Lincolns alumni who went to play in the NHL. It opened in mid-September and continues until summer 2019.…

The 8th annual Evan’s Touch the Truck

Kevin Thurston, OPP Auxiliary officer, exhibited the OPP snowmobile and ATV transporter used by the Sebringville detachment. (Photo by Murray Grant) A big “high ten” from St. Marys ‘Lion’ Matt Wakem. (Marianne Ferguson photo) Lion Matt Wakem (right) poses with trucker Ron Annett, who is an annual participant along with his Ulch Transport truck. (Marianne…

Two children killed in vehicle accident

Members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Perth County detachment, Perth County Paramedic Services and Perth East Fire Department responded to a two motor vehicle collision in the Township of Perth South shortly before 6:00 p.m. on August 28, 2018. The collision occurred at the intersection of Perth Line 26 and Perth Road 122, involving…

Public assistance requested for two incidences

Members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Perth County detachment responded to a report of mischief on James Street South in the Town of St. Marys. During the overnight hours of August 29, 2018, unknown suspects entered two pieces of heavy rail road machinery which had been parked on the rail tracks. Employees reported a significant…