News from around St. Marys.

Joanna Van De Walle Athlete-of-the-Year again

For third straight time at St. Mikes STRATFORD – St. Michael Catholic Secondary School recently announced its Athletes of the Year for 2018-19. St. Marys area resident Joanna Van De Walle, a Warriors’ multi-sport athlete, was named an Athlete-of-the-Year for a third consecutive season. She shared the Senior female award with Elizabeth Drake. The 17-year-old…

Two aces, same hole, same day

Two aces on the same day and same hole at St. Marys Golf & Country Club. Kathy Switzer and Gord Pearson both recorded hole-in-ones on the par 3 No. 2 hole on the same day recently at the St. Marys course. Congratulations to both golfers.  (Contributed photos)

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…