Monday, September 9, 2019

Pugwash residents turn to pickleball for exercise, socializing

PUGWASH - Twice a week, the gym at Pugwash District High School gets transformed into pickleball courts. On nights when those courts are too full, the players of the popular sport...

Tony Hawk, Mat Hoffman to come to Truro for Jackalope Atlantic Festival

TRURO - Skateboarding and biking fans will be excited next year when Tony Hawk and Mat Hoffman are in town for the Jackalope Atlantic Festival. The Rath Eastlink Community...

Tatamagouche Regional Academy athletic awards

SOCCER Junior Girls Top Offense – Kennedy Cook Top Defense – Abreanna Langille Coaches Award – Paige Matheson Rookie of the Year – Amelia Hodder Senior Girls Best Offense – Sadie MacDonald Best Defense – Elena Armas Coaches Award – Grace Reynolds, Erica...

Skaters host mini competition, carnival to close out year

Local skaters finished another season, honing their skills, earning badges, and in one case, some medals. “We had a really great season,” said Jen Langille, with the Tatamagouce Skating Club. “We had a good group...

Wayne Waugh Memorial Minor Hockey Tournament to run over four days

Each year, the Tatamagouche & Area Minor Hockey Association hosts a tournament in memory of Wayne Waugh, an admired husband, father, businessman, founder/owner of Waugh's Backhoe Service, as well as dedicated community volunteer. Waugh was...

Ski race club sees construction of larger facility

With more than 100 members of the Wentworth Ski Racing Club this season, a new clubhouse will accommodate more than ever. The club celebrated the new 72’x16’ modular building with an opening ceremony on Jan....

Pugwash teen takes taekwondo titles

Jessica Liebmann added two more taekwondo titles to her name in November, bringing her first place finishes on the national level to six. “Taekwondo… it’s a family,” said Liebmann, a 17-year-old Grade 11 student attending...

On ice with the all-stars

Local youth hitting the ice this season will have a chance to learn from some of the greats. The Slap Shots and Boot Stompin’ Tour is bringing a number of NHL veterans, Hockey Hall of...

40 years of the Tatamagouche Skating Club

The Tatamagouche Skating Club is celebrating a milestone this year. Members of the club will showcase their skills in 'Let's Celebrate' in honour of the club's 40th anniversary. The show runs from 6 to 7...

Bike ride more than doubles in size from previous year

What started as an idea for a small group bike ride in Tatamagouche has turned into one with close to 150 riders this year. Jim Vance said the idea for the Hippie Dippie Fall Colours...