County gymnasts shine at meets

NEW GLASGOW — Members of the Pictou County Gymnastics Club did well at the 2018 Atlantic Canadian Gymnastics Championships in Summerside, P.E.I. Grace MacEachern was an overall gold medalist and first in Team Level 5, while Abby Conrad was an overall silver medalist and first in Team Level 5 and Kaitlyn Diamond was third in […]

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A good editor, a good person

You meet and make friends with an enormous number of people when you spend a lifetime in the newspaper business. I started learning that a very long time ago. For me, it has held true for over 60 years. I always considered it one of the special gratifications of the profession. Colleagues, competitors and contacts […]

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MacDonald sets track records

STELLARTON — It has been a remarkable winter for Cara MacDonald. The Pictou County Athletics member was among those who won events last weekend at the Atlantic Indoor Championships in Moncton, N.B., where she was first in her 800-metre run, second in Under-16 girls’ shot put and third in 60-metre hurdles. MacDonald was among 30 […]

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