Weeks Major Midgets eye home stretch

The Pictou County Weeks Major Midgets are trying to close their regular season strong. Pictou County has a good chance to do so with a series of games against teams below them in the Nova Scotia Major Midget Hockey League schedule. The list includes their 6-1 victory over the Cape Breton West Islanders last Saturday...

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Local Major Midgets hold fourth spot

The Pictou County Weeks Major Midgets continue to hold their own in the Nova Scotia Major Midget Hockey League. Pictou County entered this week in fourth place in the league standings following weekend action that included visiting the first-place South Shore Mustangs on Saturday and Sunday. Lucas Canning’s second goal of the game gave Pictou...

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County outlasts Halifax 7-5

A three-point weekend has lifted Pictou County Weeks Major Midgets’ spirits. Pictou County followed a 4-3 overtime loss to the host Valley Wildcats on Saturday by posting a 7-5 victory over the first-place Halifax McDonalds in Nova Scotia Major Midget Hockey League action on Sunday at the Pictou County Wellness Centre. “We had games where...

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It’s a dog’s world

Life in the Houston household has gone to the dogs. Well, just one dog: Calvin. And in Calvin’s case, that’s a good thing. Calvin, now 11 months old, had a rough start to life. The double merle border collie (both mother and father are merles) was a rescue puppy, put up for adoption by the...

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