Saunders school hosts Challenger Baseball

STELLARTON — Students at G.R. Saunders Elementary School got a chance recently to enjoy Challenger Baseball, with the help of Mayor League Baseball’s Toronto Blue Jays. Instructors with the Jays Care Foundation visited the school last Thursday for an hour-long morning session in the gym. Saunders is among schools that have accepted the foundation’s offer...

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Twilight ball season wraps up

STELLARTON – Final games were scheduled on Monday in the Leo Fahey Twilight Ladies Softball League at the Albion in Stellarton. Before that, two games were played on August 28, with Oroiles and Yankees posting wins. The Orioles defeated the Blue Jays 10-8 in the evening’s first game. Debbie d’Entremont’s triple, double and single powered...

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A lesson from an old teacher

I’ve had good reason to know David F. Scott all my life. He and my sister Barbara were born on the same day, in the same year, at the old Aberdeen Hospital on Stellarton Road. Through all these years, I’ve repeatedly reminded them that they were roommates way back when. I was three years older,...

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Fantasy collapse leaves a big void

I suspected it might happen. Yet when it became official, it still took me by surprise. For me, it was a huge disappointment, one I might not get over for quite a while. Not even my good doctor can help me on this one. No, I’m not talking about the Blue Jays failing to get...

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