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Firefighter Peewees up 2-1 on Caledonia Thunder

By Pat Payton CALEDONIA – The Firefighter ‘BB’ Peewees still need one more win after the home-town Thunder staved off elimination with a dramatic, come-from-behind 4-3 victory here Sunday afternoon. The Caledonia win leaves Firefighters with a 2-1 lead in the best-of-five OMHA quarter-final playoff series. Game 4 is Wednesday of this week at the…

Goldie hat trick lifts Lincolns past Legionnaires

But St. Marys will miss playoffs for a second straight year By Pat Payton Sparked by Mason Goldie’s hat trick, St. Marys Lincolns doubled Sarnia Legionnaires 6-3 in front of approximately 500 spectators on ‘Family Day’ Monday afternoon at the PRC. It was St. Marys’ first win over Sarnia this season, but the two points…

G&CC Atoms tie series 1-1 with full team effort

Game 4 Saturday afternoon at the PRC By Pat Payton It was a full, 40-minute team effort, Golf and Country Club ‘BB’ Atoms coach Reg Clinton said. Some timely goals and solid goaltending from Julian Walsh were other factors. It all added up to a well-deserved 4-0 victory over Erin-Hillsburgh Devils Sunday afternoon at the…

St. Marys not getting a cannabis store

Craft Beer and Food Truck event coming to Induction Weekend At their meeting on Tuesday Feb. 12, Council was told that St. Marys is not on the short list of municipalities that will receive an outlet that sells legal marijuana. Municipalities were previously given the opportunity to opt out of being a potential location for…

Jr. boys bow out in quarter-finals

Finish sixth overall in H-P with 5-5 record LISTOWEL – The DCVI Junior boys basketball team lost a very fast-paced game against a well-prepared Lightning team 54-30, here on the afternoon of Feb. 8. The Salukis fell behind 14-3 by the end of the first quarter and could not close the gap from there in…