Pulling together

The United Way of Pictou County helped show Pictou County what can be done when the community pulls together on Saturday morning. This year marked the fifth year for participants to participate in the annual Pulling for Change event that sees teams of 10 come together and pull a firetruck across part of a parking...

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Pulling together

The rainy weather on Saturday morning didn’t stop Pictou County from pulling together — literally — as the United Way Pulling for Change event started up after a half hour delay. With 11 teams registering for this year’s event, participation may have been slightly down but the soggy weather didn’t dampen the spirits of participants...

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Pulling for Change cancelled

(EDITOR’S NOTE: The United Way of Pictou County has cancelled their annual pulling for change event for 2016. Jessica Smith, executive director of the organization cited lack of participation this year as the reason for the cancellation. ”We usually need about 18 teams,” she said. This year so far there had only been 13 teams...

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