Big things coming for 2020’s Relay

In anticipation of this year’s event, the committee for Pictou County Relay for Life have been preparing since October and is starting to ramp up preparation for the June event. With some big changes to the committee, a lot of familiar faces are still around in new committee positions. Former ambassadors Neil MacKinnon and Kevin...

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Relay proves no one faces cancer alone

Pictou County Relay for Life on Saturday brought family and friends together to celebrate loved ones and survivors of cancer. Hundreds gathered to remember and to share memories and struggles, the good times and the not so good times. Each with their own personal story. Some were eager to share, some sat quietly thinking, others...

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Champion shines as cancer survivor

Life turned upside down pretty quickly for Kevin Scott in 2009 when, during a routine medical checkup on December 1, he heard three of the scariest words many can imagine: “You have cancer.” Thinking it was a regular medical appointment, Scott wasn’t expecting much on the way into the doctor’s office, however, on the way...

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