News from around St. Marys.

Five goals for Kaleb Pearson in two OHL games

By Pat Payton OWEN SOUND – Kaleb Pearson has been red hot! The St. Marys native and 19-year-old right winger with the Owen Sound Attack fired five goals last weekend in a pair of Ontario Hockey League victories. Pearson picked up his first OHL career hat trick and was named the game’s first star in…

HBC Peewees nipped 1-0 in huge game at Strathroy

Team now sets its sights on Shamrock League playoff title By Pat Payton STRATHROY – The Home Building Centre A-E Peewees played their biggest game of the season here Saturday afternoon. It was a must-win situation for the Rock in order to stay alive in the OMHA playoffs as only one team from the four-team,…

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,…