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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...

Local Chokes by Ocean winners

PICTOU — Several local athletes went home winners on Saturday after the 2017 Chokes by the Ocean martial arts tournament at the deCoste...

Rally for Canada Games athletes

A rally for Pictou County athletes last week helped them get even more ready for the 2017 Canada Summer Games. Three softball players, two basketball...

Record total in River John run

RIVER JOHN — More than 60 walkers and runners participated in the annual fun walk and run last Thursday in conjunction with the...
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There’s no Art and no Lowell

You’re likely aware that the Nova Scotia Sport Hall of Fame is looking back at the province’s extensive sports history, a process that will,...
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MacDonald Olympic winner during 2017 Melmerby Triathlon

MELMERBY BEACH — Ryan Shaun MacDonald is a Melmerby Triathlon champion. MacDonald captured the Olympic distance triathlon on Sunday with a time of two...

Sharpe tries open water

MELMERBY BEACH – Even Sharpe is adapting to swimming in open water. The local athlete, who earned four medals at the 2017 Special Olympics Nova...

Weeks event draws full slate

ABERCROMBIE — It was another successful year for the Weeks celebrity golf tournament. A full slate of teams played in the annual scramble and...

Blair eyes next pro bout

LYONS BROOK — Brody Blair has turned his sights toward professional boxing. Blair, 25, is looking forward to his second pro bout in August...
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No one thought he would live

It was an August afternoon in 2001. I had driven from Dartmouth to attend Pictou County Sports Heritage Hall of Fame induction ceremonies in...