Friday, October 18, 2019

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....

Flying fore!

A new sport was floating around Tatamagouche over the May long weekend. Ben Smith, with the Maritime Disc Golf Association, was on hand at Nelson Memorial Park for an introduction to and demonstration of disc...

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...

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...

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...

From private to public

After a 16-year development period, Ron and Al Weeks have opened a nine-hole golf course to the public. The course in Wallace River started out as a family project, as a few golf holes that...

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...

Time to hit the trail… the Butter Trail

Enjoy the stunning beauty of the changing colours of the leaves on the beautiful Butter Trail during the ninth annual fun run set for Sept. 30. The Butter Trail Run includes a 5K, 10K and...

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...