Special Olympics athletes join torch run

GRANTON – Warm weather and uplifted spirits graced the 2019 Michelin Special Olympics torch run on Wednesday morning. The run began from the Granton tire plant and proceeded to the Michelin Social Club entrance. Participants were bussed to stops in Westville and Stellarton before the run finished in New Glasgow. It was followed by a...

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Youth Games athletes return with awards

STELLARTON — Local athletes and coaches returned home last week with some top honours after participating in the recent Invitational Youth Games in Toronto. Special Olympics Ontario hosted the event from May 14 to 17. It attracted some 2,500 student athletes aged 13 to 21 from around the world. It was seen as a way...

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