MARSHALL, Leroy Herbert

MARSHALL, Leroy Herbert -78, Pictou.  It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Leroy Marshall on July 16, 2018 in the Palliative Care Unit of the Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow.  Born in Earltown, he was the son of the late Edna Marshall and Willard MacDonald (The Hermit).  He is survived by his […]

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… In they go

The boats being used in this coming weekend’s annual Dragon Boat Festival were lowered into the East River earlier today. More than 35 teams will be racing on July 2 for the Race on the River Dragon Boat Festival.  This year marks the 17th anniversary of Race on the River with in excess of $1.9 […]

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Went to a garden party …

Alana Rondeau pours a cold beverage for Brenda MacPherson during the annual garden party hosted by Glen Haven Manor this afternoon in conjunction with the 2018 Festival of the Tartans. The Festival of the Tartans continues this weekend at Tartan Field with Highland games, piping and drumming competitions, Highland dancing and Scottish heavy weight events. […]

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FAST going country

ANTIGONISH – Festival Antigonish Summer Theatre adds the second show to its repertory season with the opening of Being Hank & Patsy by Path Productions. Being Hank & Patsy, written and directed by Antigonish native Laura Teasdale, is a musical memoire starring Ralph Steiner and Laura Teasdale. In this true story, two actors coincidentally embark […]

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In with the new …

A crew is busy today replacing an ancient water pipe and installing connections beside Pictou’s new water treatment station. The equipment was pressure tested on Wednesday, the hole was dug on Thursday and the new pipe and fittings were expected to be covered through Friday afternoon. (Goodwin photo)

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Mayor’s Tea

Trenton FunFest got into full swing on Thursday in a sweet way – with the Jessie Smith Memorial Mayor’s Tea. The afternoon event was held at the Trenton Station Market on Main Street across from the town hall. Here, Mayor Shannon MacInnis spends some time at the tea chatting with Heather Roussy and Marion Nicholson. […]

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