News from around St. Marys.

Perth OPP has new sergeant

The Perth County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Detachment Commander, Inspector Rob Scott is pleased to announce the appointment of Sergeant Scott Lobb as a platoon Sergeant at the Perth County OPP. “Sergeant Lobb brings with him many years and types of policing experience which made him the right candidate for the position,” Inspector Scott said.…

Rusty Spring Roundup

It was a great weekend for tennis in St. Marys. Rescheduling the St. Marys Social Tennis Club’s doubles tourney proved to be a good idea, as almost everyone was able to make the new date, and the weather could not have been better. The tennis was pretty darn good too. Thirteen teams entered, with many…

Bike Rodeo on Saturday

The Optimist Club of Downie and the Perth County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are hosting their annual Bike Rodeo and Safety Day on Saturday May 28, from 10:00 am until noon at the St. Marys Pyramid Centre (317 James St. S.). This event is fun and educational for the entire family. Young cyclists will learn…

Victoria Day weekend in Thorndale

The neighbours of the Wye Creek subdivision in Thorndale got together on Friday, May 20 for their annual fireworks display. This is the third year for what has become an annual tradition with Derek and Arden McClean hosting all the neighbours in their yard for a social gathering topped off with an excellent pyrotechnics display.…