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Legion Midgets, Jr. Flags all square at 2-2

OMHA series now a best-of-three; Game 6 in St. Marys Sunday By Pat Payton It started as a best-of-seven OMHA ‘BB’ playoff series. It’s now been reduced to a best-of-three. On Sunday night at the PRC, Mooretown Jr. Flags defeated the Royal Canadian Legion Minor Midgets 5-1, tying the best-of-seven set at two games apiece.…

G&CC Atoms, Devils tied 1-1 in quarter-finals

Games 3 and 4 in OMHA series this coming weekend By Pat Payton ERIN-HILLSBURGH – After seven straight OMHA playoffs wins, the Golf and Country Club ‘BB’ Atoms dropped a 5-4 decision to the Erin-Hillsburgh Devils here Sunday afternoon. The best-of-five provincial quarter-final series is now deadlocked 1-1. “I thought we out-chanced them, but their…

CCA urges Government of Canada to expedite CPTPP implementation Bill

The Canadian Cattlemen’s Association (CCA) fully supports the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) as an extremely positive development for Canada’s entire beef sector. Furthermore Canada’s agriculture and agri-food products sector will benefit from preferential market access to all CPTPP countries and gain new market access opportunities.  The CPTPP is on track to become the biggest trade…

Where bootcamp means more than reps and sweat

By Becky Clark We all know that regular exercise is recommended for many reason, such as cardiovascular health, strength and flexibility, but what’s happening in the Thorndale bootcamp classes is proving to show benefits beyond the physical “feels.” The ladies that attend the twice a week exercise program, led by certified instructor Angela Soper, joke…

U-14 Snipers slay the Dragons

The Cascade and Optimist St. Marys U-14 Snipers had the Dorchester Dragons travel to the PRC on Saturday, Feb. 3. The Dragons defeated the U-14 team previously and the Snipers were ready for a rematch. Very evenly matched, the two teams went back and forth with the ring, until Anaya Larmer grabbed a pass from…

G&CC Atoms complete sweep of Jr. Rockets

Win OMHA series in overtime last Friday night at PRC By Pat Payton They say the hardest game to win is the one when your opponent is facing elimination. The Golf and Country Club ‘BB’ Atoms found that out last Friday night at the PRC. Strathroy Jr. Rockets came to town down 2-0 in a…