Saturday, July 20, 2019

Pugwash Artist Collective uses show to send environmental message

TATAMAGOUCHE - Walking through the Fraser Cultural Centre, the red ‘danger’ tape still adorns some of the walls. But at the opening of the Pugwash Artist Collective’s show at The Fraser,...

A message to his TRA class

TATAMAGOUCHE - It’s been a long time coming, but the first class has finally graduated from Tatamagouche Regional Academy (TRA). The P-12 school opened this past September, a year later than...
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Coming together for the future

Looking at the calendar for the months ahead, the North Shore is definitely the place to be. From Gathering of the Clans and HarbourFest in Pugwash, to Read by the Sea...

Man loses life at Drysdale Falls

TATAMAGOUCHE - A man lost his life while swimming with family at Drysdale Falls on July 9. Colchester RCMP received a call just after 4:30 p.m. of a...

Armoury to celebrate 100th anniversary of POW camp

AMHERST - It's been 100 years since more than 800 prisoners of war were interned in the Amherst Prisoner of War Camp. Most were German sailors, but there...

Pugwash Ground Search and Rescue recognizes members for service, including 40 years

PUGWASH - What can you do with compasses, maps 25 years old, a CB radio, and big ideas? Start the Pugwash Ground Search and Rescue (SAR) organization. And that’s exactly what...

Malagash artist hopes to get people talking with new exhibit

MALAGASH - Jane Grady loves seeing the reaction of people as they view her artwork. Grady, a professional illustrator since 1971, is once again hosting an exhibit at the Grace Jollymore...

Duggan pleads guilty to second-degree murder

TRURO - A Bayhead man has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the death of a woman in 2017. Ernie Ross "Junior" Duggan, 51, will return to Nova Scotia...

Tatamagouche teenager places second at Skills Canada competition

TATAMAGOUCHE - A 17-year-old from Tatamagouche is getting her name on the national map when it comes to photography. Saffron Morris, a Grade 12 student at Tatamagouche Regional Academy, came home...

From Mozart to Beethoven

TATAMAGOUCHE - The members of the Tatamagouche Chamber Ensemble have been practicing like mad to prepare for their upcoming performance. Elizabeth Spence, who plays piano with Bill Thompson on clarinet, and...