Tartan Day events slated for Sunday

NEW GLASGOW — Tartan Day will be observed on Sunday with several events planned. The St. Andrew’s Society of Pictou County is supporting a gathering on Sunday that is being hosted by the McCulloch House Museum and Genealogy Centre in Pictou. “I’m very proud to be part of this,” said society president Heather Tulloch, who...

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Hipson places first, MacLennan second in Miles Marathon

NEW GLASGOW — Dave MacLennan came close, by Bryan Hipson of Yarmouth is the 2017 Johnny Miles Marathon champion. Hipson took the lead during the race on Sunday, lost it and regained it to finish in two hours, 52 minutes, 37 seconds, which was just 28 seconds ahead of MacLennan, who hails from Scotsburn. Herbie...

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New champ in Olympic racing

MELMERBY BEACH – It was a time to crown a new champion at the Melmerby Triathlon. Corey Deveaux of Sydney River, who previoiusly won the Ironman Triathlon in Lake Placid, N.Y., captured first place overall in the Olympic event on Sunday. He finished in two hours, three minutes and 22 seconds. Shawn Noftball of New...

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