The show must go on!

As the saying says, ‘the show must go on’ and at Pictou Academy, they are sticking to it. Despite the possible impending teachers strike, the school’s annual musical production will go on. Haphazardly Ever After is the musical of choice this year, hitting all the notes of family-friendly, interesting and funny that the cast was […]

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Halifax Convention Centre to host welcome weekend

Local residents curious to know more about the new Halifax Convention Centre can have their curiosity satisfied this weekend. The Halifax Convention Centre will host a welcome weekend open to the public January 12-14, providing an opportunity to tour the new facility. “We know our state-of-the-art facility will make Nova Scotians proud,” said Carrie Cussons, […]

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Seniors Festival

Pictou County Seniors Festival takes place August 3-5 and is a weekend of fun activities, entertainment, great food, great people, and fabulous prizes for only $15. Pre-register for all those age 50+, at the Trenton Park Office, 119 Park Road, Trenton.  For more information contact: Julie MacDonald at (902) 752-1019 or email: pictoucountyseniorsfestival@gmail.com

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Gunning grabs three East Coast Music Award nominations

Pictou County’s own Dave Gunning has received three 2017 East Coast Music Awards nominations. Gunning is nominated for: Folk Recording of the Year, Lift; Songwriter of the Year as well as Fans’ Choice Entertainer of the Year. With a career spanning two decades, the folk-roots based singer/songwriter has earned multiple Canadian Folk Music Awards, a […]

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