News from around St. Marys.

Positive Changes Continue at St. Marys Golf & CC

Golfers invited to Early Bird Event this Saturday By Stewart Grant As evidenced by the construction visible from Queen Street this winter, the folks at the St. Marys Golf & Country Club have been busy getting ready for another successful year. The large new building that is being finished this spring is a brand new…

DCVI holds pep rally, wins WOSSAA Gold

Pep rally MC Thomas Redman takes a selfie with all the staff and students of DCVI By Spencer Seymour With activities throughout ranging from students balancing Oreo cookies on their foreheads to a giant tug of war game, the large gym was turned into a red and white Saluki party last Wednesday. Noisemakers, chants and…

Baseball Spring Training

15th consecutive year of free indoor clinics St. Marys Minor Ball will begin its 15th consecutive year of free baseball instruction for boys and girls. Instruction will be provided for beginners as well as experienced players. The clinics will take place on the following Friday evenings at the St. Marys DVCI highschool gym: March 10,…

Lincolns playoff season is underway

Game 2 of First Round series is at the PRC tonight By Spencer Seymour A big crowd is expected tonight to cheer on the Lincolns as playoff hockey returns to St. Marys. The puck drop is scheduled for 7:30 pm when the Lincolns take on the London Nationals for Game 2 of their first-round GOJHL…

Stolen truck at Tim Hortons recovered

On February 27, 2017 Perth County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were notified of the theft of a pick-up truck from lot of Tim Hortons on Queen Street East in the Town of St Marys. Through investigation it was determined that at approximately 8:20 a.m. on Monday February 27, 2017 a driver left a pick-up truck…

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…