Nighthawks, Gryphons in rugby quest

ALMA — The Northumberland Nighthawks are Northumberland Region Division I boys high school rugby champions for 2018. The Nighthawks secured the regional banner and top seed out of the region for the provincial championship this week in Halifax after a convincing 40-12 victory over the visiting Hants East Tigers last Thursday in Alma. Tyler Lewis […]

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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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Rugby Gryphons get ready

STELLARTON — Rugby has begun in earnest for the North Nova Gryphons. Coaches Dave Delorey and Scott Taylor were busy last Wednesday putting their charges through their paces at the William M. Sobey Indoor Sports Complex as they continue training for the 2018 high school boys’ rugby season that will begin in April. “We should […]

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