Students take interest in Municipal Awareness Week

NEW GLASGOW – The second youngest councillor by a mere month, Lindell Smith discussed his role on Halifax’s municipal council with Grade 12 students at North Nova Education Centre. Smith was voted in for the first time this past October during the municipal election at the ripe old age of 26, the second African Nova […]

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Where the heart goes: Local woman brightening people’s days

NEW GLASGOW – Bonnie Cotter’s life changed dramatically in 2009. She left her job out west and moved home to take care of her ailing mother in Pictou County. For the first time in a number of years, Cotter found herself not working and living at home, something that seemed almost foreign to her. “One […]

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SOC members pleased with public response

PICTOU – Emotions remained calm as residents of Pictou expressed their desire to have grades Primary to 12 remain in the town at the most recent School Options Committee public meeting last week. The general consensus was that the history of Pictou Academy wasn’t as important as having the students remain here. “I want to […]

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