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Excitement brews for City and Colour show

A crowd lines up at the deCoste Centre box office at 11:30 Friday morning waiting for City and Colour tickets to go on sale at...

Gunning grabs three East Coast Music Award nominations

Pictou County’s own Dave Gunning has received three 2017 East Coast Music Awards nominations. Gunning is nominated for: Folk Recording of the Year, Lift; Songwriter...

It takes a village…

This story was written 1999 With the many luxuries we have today, one can only imagine what life was like many years ago. No indoor...

Costume contest for Pop Classics

Organizers of the Pictou County Pop Classics will host another costume contest at their February 10 show at the deCoste Performing Arts Centre. A $100...

In the beginning …

(Editor's note: The Advocate is very happy to welcome back Jim Turple and his Pictou Island Memories, a column that ran for many years...

Dream come true

(EDITOR's NOTE: This story appears differently than it did in the print paper, due to a technical glitch.) Bailey MacKinnon is going to Kick it...

Libraries welcoming places – in more ways than one

It was a sentiment echoed over and over again on Tuesday afternoon — libraries are the heart of a community. With the help of a...

Corbin gets number one hit for Christmas

To quote the great John Prine: all the snow has turned to water and Christmas Day has come and gone. But while the rest of...

Long-time friends launch self-development program

PLYMOUTH – Two Pictou County residents who want to make people’s lives better have combined forces through their long-time friendship to start a youth...

The clock is ticking …

The clock is ticking and there is just one week left to get a photo of your baby to us! In the January 25th edition,...