News from around St. Marys.

Drag Queen Storytime controversy

Social media and local coffee shop discussions have been abuzz about the Drag Queen storytime program scheduled for this Saturday at the Library.  The Library says the event is hosted by Rainbow Optimist Club-Southwestern Ontario, and St. Marys Public Library. They add that drag queens will read such stories as: A Family is a Family,…

It’s just about election time

Do you have a question for the candidates? The writ is expected to be dropped this week to officially start the Federal election campaign, which is scheduled to be held on Monday October 21.  The Stratford & District Chamber of Commerce are holding two candidate debates with the first one to be held in St.…

Lincs get Martin back, trade Maietta to Cambridge

By Pat Payton Last week, GM Greg Smale reported that one centreman was returning to St. Marys Lincolns, and one centreman was leaving. Back with the Lincs is centre Josh Martin, an 18-year-old from Elmira who spent all of last season in St. Marys. Martin recently had a tryout with Rockland Nationals, a Provincial Tier…