Evan Sharpe shines

Stellarton’s Evan Sharpe has earned fourth place for Team Nova Scotia during the Special Olympics Summer Games in Antigonish. Day 1 results Athletics: Matt Faye – Lunenburg Queens – Male 1500 M – 1st Place Grant Phillips – Halifax – Male 1500 M – 2nd Place Stephane Piccinin – Halifax – Male 1500 M – […]

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Opening ceremonies

Opening Ceremony for the 2018 Special Olympics Summer Games was held Tuesday at the Keating Millenium Center at St. Francis Xavier  University in Antigonish with a packed house. Athletes, supporters, officials, dignitaries, volunteers and fans enjoyed the event which showcased Maritime hospitality at its best with guest performances from Charlie A’Court, among others. (Photo by […]

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Flame of Hope on the move …

A crowd gathered on the Pictou waterfront at the RCMP detachment this morning to see the Special Olympics Flame of Hope take off on tour to other parts of Pictou County. The Flame will be touring Nova Scotia communities enroute to the Canadian Special Olympics Summer Games in Antigonish, which begins with opening ceremonies today. […]

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