News from around St. Marys.

Want to try Pickleball?

Pyramid Recreation Centre to hold one-night intro to the sport The Pyramid Recreation Centre and St. Marys Pickleball Association (SMPA) are teaming up to introduce Pickelball to a whole new audience. On Thursday, August 15 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m., they will host a “Pickleball Open House” for ages fourteen and up on the Rock…

Lincolns’ 2019-20 roster continues to take shape

Training camp two weeks away; GM Smale acquires winger from Brantford By Pat Payton St. Marys Lincolns’ General Manager Greg Smale informed the Independent recently that he has acquired a 17-year-old right winger from Brantford Jr. ‘B’ Bandits (formerly the 99ers) of the Midwestern Conference. He’s Mason Mantzavrakoz, who had nine goals, 12 assists and…

Stonetown Tribe wins Stonetown Summer League

As the Stonetown Summer Hockey League turns 10 years old, the Stonetown Tribe emerge as 2019 champions with a recent 4-2 win over the Wellburn Whalers. League MVP Darryl Sterkenburg tallied the game winning goal with just two minutes to play, his second of the game. Rounding out the scoring were Brett Petrie and Kaleb…

U-12 boys defeat St. Thomas 6-1 in minor soccer action

Danny Graham of the St. Marys U-12 team battles a St. Thomas player for the ball during an Elgin-Middlesex minor soccer game last Thursday. (Payton photos) Minor soccer three stars. These three members of the U-12 boys soccer team were selected the three stars following a 6-1 Elgin-Middlesex Soccer Association win over St. Thomas at…

What is the St. Marys Radio vision?

By Spencer Seymour As much as I hate cliches, I genuinely feel that this is, for me, a once in a lifetime opportunity. To put it into perspective, three and a half months ago I had my last class while attending Humber College’s radio broadcasting program and now, I am starting my career in broadcasting…

What’s open or not on Monday

With Monday being the Civic Holiday, we have the open and closed list. For starters, the two main grocery stores, Foodland and McDonald’s Independent Grocer, are open on Monday. Also open on Monday is Canadian Tire. The banks, the Post Office, the Beer Store and the LCBO are all closed on Monday. All Town offices…