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Local agencies get grant to help reduce poverty

Communities throughout Nova Scotia, including Pictou County, will receive funding to support those living in or facing poverty. Pictou County Roots for Youth Society has received $27,746 for the Homeless No More project, from the Building Vibrant Communities grant program that helps community-based organizations develop innovative approaches and build their capacity as government works to reduce […]

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MacLEAN, Westaway

Peacefully at the Aberdeen Regional Hospital, on Monday, August 27, 2018, the death occurred of Westaway MacLean, of Pictou, NS and formerly of Charlottetown, PE, age 79 years. Loving father of sons – Wade and Shane MacLean; daughters – Kim MacLean (John), Terrie MacLean (Danny) and Jillian Corbett. William will be missed by 8 grandchildren; […]

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BEATON, Hugh Rankin

BEATON, Hugh Rankin – 71, of Pictou, passed away peacefully Thursday, September 6, 2018 in the Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow.  Born in Inverness, on December 14, 1946, Hugh was a son of the late Angus and Flora Beaton of Mabou.  Hugh retired from Nova Scotia Power, Trenton Generating Station, where he was employed as a […]

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