Broadway and Beyond to help Kirk mark 200th anniversary

NEW GLASGOW — The Funtastiks and Friends will present “Broadway and Beyond” on Nov. 23 at 3 p.m. at Saint Andrew’s Presbyterian Church. From Dartmouth, the Funtastiks are Eleanor Hall and Jennifer Eames — divas who share a passion for having fun while making music and entertaining. They both love Broadway tunes. They are joined...

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RCMP investigates fatal two-vehicle collision

BROADWAY – Pictou County District RCMP is investigating a fatal two-vehicle collision that happened yesterday (Sunday) morning. At approximately 10 a.m., RCMP responded to the collision between a 2012 Ford F150 and a 2005 Chevrolet Silverado on Hwy 104 in Broadway between Exits 27 and 29. EHS and Barneys River and District Fire Department also...

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Replaying the past

The real-life story of a Nova Scotian icon is making its way to the deCoste Performing Arts Centre this week, telling the unbelievable story of Mona Parsons. The play has been touring Nova Scotia to teach more people about the story that brought Parsons halfway around the world enduring some of the worst of the...

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HAT fall season announced

SYDNEY – As the summer sizzles away, the Highland Arts Theatre teams stay ahead of the curve with the announcement of its new fall season. It will run from September to Christmas with three new productions (including a holiday gem from Broadway) and the return of HAT’s annual Christmas classic: a musical adaptation of Charles...

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Truck fire

This is all that remains of a tractor trailer following a fire earlier this afternoon on TransCanada Highway 104 in the Broadway area. Several fire departments responded, including the fire stations in Barney’s River and Merigomish. Traffic was diverted along the Shore Road. (Brimicombe photo)...

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