Tuesday, September 26, 2017

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Pictou Advocate Breaking News

Sobey Foundation announces gift of Stellarton Town Square

STELLARTON – The town is getting a new town square, thanks to a gift from Sobeys. The Board of the Sobey Foundation has announced the...

Talent abounds this week at deCoste’s Summer Sounds concerts

PICTOU — The Festival of Summer Sounds continues at the deCoste Centre this week (July  13 and 14) with Tales and Tunes, featuring performances...

Plane makes emergency landing near Pictou

Pictou District RCMP is responding to a small plane that made an emergency landing in the community of Bay View today. Just before 11 a.m.,...

Sounds like summer

Pictou County Pipes and Drums entertain on the deck of the DeCoste Centre in Pictou prior to the Summer Sounds series inside! Yes, summer's...

RCMP on scene of downed powerline

PICTOU - RCMP are on scene of a downed powerline.   At approximately 12:46 p.m. today, a boom truck clipped a power pole on the...

Big prize

Jack and Emily White likely found it a little cramped in the back seat on the drive home from Carnival on Saturday night. The...

Lobster Carnival begins!

Sharon’s Place Family Restaurant on Front Street has continued its support for the annual Pictou Lobster Carnival by helping to fund the fireworks display...
Pictou Advocate Breaking News

Poulain leaves Sobeys chain

STELLARTON — The Sobeys grocery chain and its parent company say their president and chief executive officer has left the organization, effective immediately. Marc Poulin...

Dragonflies ready to get their rhythm on!

The Special Olympics Pictou County Dragonflies Rhythmic Gymnastics Team will compete at the Nova Scotia Summer Games July 8-10 at Acadia University in Wolfville....

New business for Olde Foundry

A new business is coming to town: Mariner Auctions & Liquidations Ltd. is opening of their second auction house in The Olde Foundry Building...