Friday, October 18, 2019
TheLight-Newspaper-Placeholder-01

Schools in Tatamagouche closed, police presence in area

Both schools are closed in Tatamagouche today as an incident unfolds involving the RCMP. The Chignecto-Central Regional School Board says children who were already on buses on their way to the school can be picked...
TheLight-Newspaper-Placeholder-01

Group eyeing skate park for village

If a piece of land can be secured, the village of Tatamagouche could soon see a skate park constructed. Kelly Tucker and Tyler Baird have been a driving force of late in the possibility of...
TheLight-Newspaper-Placeholder-01

Community Pride in Action award recipients announced

Pugwash Communities in Bloom has named their recipients of the Community Pride in Action Award for 2017. Recipients are Louise Cloutier, Richard Dittami, Bob Nogler, Dot Pal and Wally Vaters. These individuals have enriched the...

Field upkeep

Some recent fundraising has made a large difference at the John K. MacDonald Memorial Sports Park in Tatamagouche. In a few short months, $25,000 was raised to purchase a 2300HP Kubota tractor for maintenance of...

How time flies

Their smiles were infectious, so was their laughter. It’s been 50 years since a group of 19 people worked together in the isolated community of Goose Bay, Labrador, but you wouldn’t know it. “We were like...

All a buzz

Stop and think about what’s on your plate for the next week. Do you have fresh produce? Perhaps some fruit for breakfast, dessert, or a snack? What about beef? If you have any of those...

Firearms, ammunition stolen from Malagash residence

Several firearms with ammunition were stolen during a break and enter into a residence in Malagash. The incident is believed to have occurred sometime between Aug. 8 and 10. The Pugwash RCMP were called to a...

Pugwash ER closures announced

The emergency department in Pugwash will be closed for four days in the coming week. The closures at the North Cumberland Collaborative Emergency Centre will run from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Aug. 25,...

Upcoming ER closures in Tatamagouche

The emergency department at the Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital Collaborative Emergency Centre is seeing four closures in the coming days. The closures will run from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Aug. 25, 26, 27...

WWE legend headlining wrestling card in Tatamagouche

If you love a great night of live family entertainment, get ready for exciting slamming action like no other. Victory Championship Wrestling Can-Am is bringing its Crossing Boundaries '17 Tour to Tatamagouche on Aug. 26...