News from around St. Marys.

Two St. Marys natives now with Junior ‘A’ Attack

Lincolns sign new 16-year-old defenceman Brayden Hislop By Pat Payton Last week, defenceman Sam Sedley, 16, signed a Standard Player Agreement with the Ontario Hockey League’s Owen Sound Attack. “Sedley stood out all week long in training camp,” Owen Sound GM Dale DeGray stated on the Attack website recently. “He played the same game he…

Two aces, same morning for the golf Sandbaggers

By Pat Payton It was a day to remember for the Sandbaggers! On Monday, Sept. 2, two members of the early-morning golfing group recorded hole-in-ones at St. Marys Golf and Country Club. The aces came on different holes, but the two golfers were riding on the same power cart. It was also the third hole-in-one…

Drag Queen Storytime controversy

Social media and local coffee shop discussions have been abuzz about the Drag Queen storytime program scheduled for this Saturday at the Library.  The Library says the event is hosted by Rainbow Optimist Club-Southwestern Ontario, and St. Marys Public Library. They add that drag queens will read such stories as: A Family is a Family,…

It’s just about election time

Do you have a question for the candidates? The writ is expected to be dropped this week to officially start the Federal election campaign, which is scheduled to be held on Monday October 21.  The Stratford & District Chamber of Commerce are holding two candidate debates with the first one to be held in St.…