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County players Q bound

NEW GLASGOW — Three local hockey players are preparing to join the major junior hockey teams that drafted them for pre-season camps. The Quebec...
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Falcons host soccer tourney

STELLARTON — A balanced roster in terms of age and talent is hosting the Soccer Nova Scotia Senior B women’s championship this weekend...
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Weird season, but who won?

It was 15 years ago. My column was appearing twice a week in The Evening News when I was asked by a reader to...

Mackie wins drag racing award

NEW GLASGOW — Faber Mackie was still smiling from his recent drag racing achievement. Mackie, who has raced for more than 40 years, captured...

Fahey recalls ’67 Games

WESTVILLE — Gus Fahey is wondering where the time went. “I can’t believe it’s 50 years,” he said, recalling his playing hockey for the...

Games softball girls take turn

WINNIPEG, MAN. — Three Pictou County players are among those on Nova Scotia’s team that is playing this week at the 2017 Canada...
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Birds win Twilight ball games

STELLARTON – Two close games were played in the Leo Fahey Twilight Ladies Softball League at the Albion Field  on Monday night. The Blue Jays...
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1969: Expos, Summer Games

Forgive me for taking another ride down Memory Lane. This one is prompted by the sports spotlight that’s been shining on Winnipeg and the 2017...

Team Nova Scotia gets first medal

Ryan Shay's silver-medal effort last night gave Team Nova Scotia its first medal at the 2017 Canada Games. “It wasn’t my farthest throws,” said Yarmouth's...

Baseball’s Royals edge Albions

  STELLARTON – The Pictou County MacLeod Lorway Intermediate Royals are still basking in the glow of winning annual Stellarton Homecoming baseball tournament over the...