News from around St. Marys.

30th Annual Rotary Golf Tournament prize winners

There was a long list of competitions to take part in and prizes to win at the 30th Annual Rotary Golf Tournament, held June 9 at the St. Marys Golf and Country Club to raise money for community projects. The winners of the McDonald’s Independent Putting Contest, for a prize of four 18 hole passes…

Drive for “Someone I Know”

Fundraiser on Saturday The very successful Ford Motor Company “Drive 4UR Community” will be held tomorrow Saturday June 11 and this time the proceeds will be going to the St. Marys Hospital Foundation. The concept is an easy one with people being asked to test drive a Ford product and for each test drive Ford…

Perth South receives crystal clear water report

Building permits high for May On Tuesday at their ordinarily scheduled meeting, Perth South made an extraordinary donation, presenting a cheque for $75,000 to the St. Marys Memorial Hospital Foundation as part of their “Someone I Know” capital campaign. Accepting the donation were hospital foundation chair John McIntosh, left, and executive director Krista Linklater, fifth…

Opening of the Thorndale Farmer’s Market

June 4th marked the opening of the weekly Thorndale Farmers’ Market. After a long winter the opening of the market tells us that summer is just around the corner. In exchange for supporting our local farmers and artisans customers get the freshest of ingredients grown just down the road. It is too early in the…