News from around St. Marys.

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…

Gord Ash remembers several great Blue Jays teams

Thomson heard lots of good baseball stories in Yankees’ clubhouse over 28 years By Pat Payton Toronto native Gord Ash was one of four Canadians recently inducted into the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum. Ash was Toronto Blue Jays’ assistant GM for five years (1989 to 1994) and later the team’s GM for…

Team McGregor wins Mosquito baseball tournament

All three St. Marys Rockies teams play well on the weekend By Pat Payton It was a great weekend for St. Marys Mosquito baseball teams as two local squads reached Sunday’s championship game and a third Rockies team advanced as far as the ‘A’ semi-finals. The Mosquito Local League tournament was hosted by St. Marys…

Midgets dominate in wins over Exeter, Clinton

Standeaven shines on mound in victory over Mustangs Thursday By Pat Payton It was a strong two-way effort by the St. Marys Midget boys baseball team last Wednesday night at the Hall of Fame’s St. Marys Cement Co. field. The Rockies team, sponsored by McLean-Taylor Construction, combined timely hitting and strong defence to record a…

Vet. Purchasing Midget-Jrs. keep win streak alive

Team rallies for 13-11 Huron Perth fastball victory last Thursday in Listowel By Pat Payton LISTOWEL – The Veterinary Purchasing Midget-Juniors’ win streak is alive and well in the Huron Perth Fastball League. The first-place team fought back from 3-0, 6-3 and 9-8 deficits here last Thursday night to earn a 13-11 victory over the…