News from around St. Marys.

Another tournament win for U-12 Provincial Petites

Snipers edge Mitchell 9-8 in final game at Golden Ring in Kitchener By Pat Payton KITCHENER – It’s another tournament win for the St. Marys U-12 Provincial Petites! After winning the Waterloo Winterfest tournament early last month, the U-12 Snipers headed back to the K-W area and captured the U-12 PP Golden Ring tournament in…

Heartbreaker for Legion Midgets in Game 5 Saturday

Oilers win 2-1 on last-minute goal, take OMHA playoff series By Pat Payton PETROLIA – It proved to be a very close series between two evenly-matched A-E teams. It was also a heartbreaker for the Royal Canadian Legion Midgets in Game 5 of their OMHA playoff series here Saturday night. The home-town Oilers scored with…

United Way expanding services in St. Marys

By Paul Dreossi, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter During the BIA meeting of January 20, local United Way Perth-Huron representative John Stevens described several initiatives that have been prioritized by the St. Marys Community Committee and local social service organizations. The issue of social isolation and unaffordable living, specifically the access to affordable and healthy food,…

Landscaping Atoms reach semi-finals at Int. Silver Stick

By Pat Payton PORT ELGIN – The Landscaping Atom ‘C’ girls reached the semi-finals here at the International Silver Stick tournament recently. Ray Cousineau’s squad played their first two games on the Friday, losing 1-0 to Chatsworth Rebels and 2-0 to West Oxford Inferno. “We’ve been playing decent hockey, it’s just that the teams we’re…