News from around St. Marys.

20 on the Trestle events heating up

There’s lots of free summer fun high above St. Marys this July, as the celebrations for the 20th anniversary of the Grand Trunk Trail and trestle continue. Tonight, Wednesday, July 10, the Stratford Astronomy Group will share their telescopes and expertise on the trestle from 8:30 to 10:30 p.m. Come get closer to the moon…

Melodies at the Museum is back

Back by popular demand, the St. Marys Museum will host its eighth annual Melodies at the Museum summer concert series on Wednesday evenings from 7 to 8 p.m. every week from July 17 to August 28. A different musical performer will take the performance stage at Cadzow Park each week, so there will be something…

It’s Heritage Festival weekend!

Fun for everyone this Friday and Saturday Summer’s here and it’s literally time to be dancing in the streets as the 24th edition of the annual Stonetown Heritage Festival takes to the streets of St. Marys this weekend! As announced in March, rising country star and St. Marys native Darcy John returns to rock the iconic…

Solid effort propels Juggernauts past Celtics 3-0

Harrison Ritchie scores twice, Evan Doupe shines in net for St. Marys By Pat Payton Both offensively and defensively, it was one of the best 90-minute efforts of the WOSL season to date for the St. Marys Juggernauts. Last Tuesday night at the DCVI pitch, Juggernauts put it all together in a 3-0 Second Division…

Almost 100 golfers take part in Mixed Invitation

Warrens claim ‘C’ Division title Saturday at St. Marys G&CC  Almost 100 golfers competed in sunny conditions, with a little breeze, in the annual Mixed Invitation on Saturday at St. Marys Golf and Country Club. The format was the Modified Chapman system. The Chapman system is the name of a two-person team competition for golfers…

St. Marys athletes perform well at Legion meet

District track and field event held recently in Kincardine; 21 represent Branch 236 By Pat Payton KINCARDINE – A large contingent of St. Marys athletes performed well in the Legion’s District ‘C’ track and field meet here Saturday, June 22. Harold Switzer is the St. Marys Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 236, track and field chairman.…

Fifteen teams compete in Mixed Pairs tournament

Fifteen teams competed in ideal weather conditions in the McDonald’s Independent Grocer Mixed Pairs tournament last Thursday at the Parks Lawn Bowling Club. First place went to the duo of Everett Zwiers, of Lambeth, and Marilyn Lancaster, of London, with a final tally of three wins, plus 45. Second place went to the entry of…