Shaun William Langille, age 49, of Scotsburn, passed away on May 6th at his home.  He was the son of Bill and Laberta Langille.  Shaun went to West Pictou School and worked for a number of years at Gammon Lumber, until he was unable to work because of his illness.  Shaun was a self taught […]

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WATTERS, Margaret Emily ‘Nogg’

WATTERS, Margaret Emily ‘Nogg’ – 80, of Scotsburn, passed away May 4, 2018 in the Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow.  Born in Kemptown, she was a daughter of the late Kenneth & Alice (Irving) Poole.  A longtime resident of Scotsburn, she worked at various jobs over the years from telephone operator, to Michelin Tire.  She is […]

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Stars shine at East Coast Music Awards

Mo Kenney, Measha Brueggergosman, Rose Cousins, Kevin Davison, and Daniel Ledwell were among the winners at 2018 East Coast Music and Industry Awards celebration handed out Sunday. The list of winners is as follows: MUSIC AWARDS Blues Recording of the Year: Tie! Mike Biggar – Go All In and Matt Minglewood – Fly Like Desperados […]

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Police warn of scams

Stellarton and Westville Police are warning of two scams this week in the community. On May 3, a young man was soliciting funds by canvassing door to door in Stellarton claiming to be a representative of Big Brothers Big Sisters. Police are warning the public that very few non-profits canvass door to door and when […]

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