News from around St. Marys.

DCVI Senior Boys Soccer at St. Mikes

Kyle Fennema, left, reacts after sending a header upfield versus South Huron. St. Marys DCVI’s Senior Boys Soccer Team were in Stratford at St. Michael’s Catholic Secondary School on Tuesday for a pair of games, versus South Huron and Goderich. They entered action on top of the standings, undefeated through five games with four wins…

DCVI Senior Girls Soccer at St. Mikes

Emily Woodhouse winds up for a kick on net Tuesday against South Huron. She scored a hat trick in the 5-0 win. St. Marys DCVI’s Senior Girls Soccer Team picked up a big win over South Huron on Tuesday in the first of a pair of games held at St. Michael’s Catholic Secondary School in…

Celebrate Queen Victoria’s Birthday

Victoria Day Tea Party at the Museum Please join the St. Marys Museum in celebrating Victoria Day by attending its annual Victoria Day Tea Party on Sunday, May 22 from 1:30 to 4:00p.m. During this social afternoon the Museum will be offering visitors a delicious cup of tea and other refreshments, sweet treats and an assortment…

Finnbilt Donation

Finnbilt General Contracting Ltd., located on Perth Line 29 just south of Stratford, presented a cheque for $125,000 to the St. Marys Memorial Hospital Foundation on Friday morning. Over 20 employees joined Finnbilt President Glenn Finnie (front row, centre) for the presentation. Accepting the cheque were (middle row, at left) Marie Ormerod, HPHA VP of…

Arrest made and charge laid in disturbance

A 19 year-old male from Waterloo has been arrested in connection to a disturbance that took place a week and a half ago at the Central Huron Community Centre. On April 24, 2016 at approximately 1:30 a.m. Huron County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were called to the community centre after receiving a call about a…

Perth County issues Emergency Preparedness Guide

Perth South Council shows off the new Perth County Emergency Preparedness Guide available at the Township office in St. Pauls and online at PerthCounty.ca/emergency_management. By Dan Rankin May 1-7 is National Emergency Preparedness Week, a week Perth County and its member municipalities are devoting to reinforcing the importance of having a plan – for yourself,…

The Annual Firefighters Breakfast

Pictured, new St. Marys Fire Department Chief Richard “Andy” Anderson, middle, poses at the entrance to the St. Marys Fire Hall Sunday during the annual Firefighters Breakfast with firefighter Jim Burlingham, left, and Captain Kevin Edwards. Chief Anderson takes over beginning May 9. Turnout was high in spite of the weather, with the firefighters serving…