Community News from St. Marys and area.

Dignitaries cut ribbon on reconstructed downtown

By Dan Rankin Some rain last Thursday, Oct. 20 wasn’t enough to dampen the mood of St. Marys Town Council and downtown business owners, as they took a break from celebrating under tents and umbrellas to officially cut the ribbon on the newly reconstructed downtown. In his speech before the ceremonial ribbon-cutting, Mayor Al Strathdee…

Rotary UN Representative Coming to St. Marys Oct. 24

On Oct. 24, the Rotary Club of St. Marys will present notable speaker Doug Vincent. Vincent is a Charter Member and Past President of the Woodstock-Oxford Rotary Club, with 31 years perfect attendance. As a third generation graduate of his family’s successful farm equipment business, he is now an international advisor to family business corporations,…

Strong women take center stage at St. Marys Museum seminar

Following a successful presentation about stonemason John Thompson Crellin, the St. Marys Museum is continuing its seminar series with “Women of Strength.” The presentation will feature representatives from the St. Marys Community Players, who will discuss the strong female characters in their upcoming production of Steel Magnolias. The play opens on Thursday, October 27 at Town…