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....

Sheree Fitch says poem “flowed” out following news of mass shooting

RIVER JOHN – With the news of a mass shooting in Portapique and other parts of the province on Sunday, Sheree Fitch, like so many others, went to bed that night upset.

Hospital hosting Well Woman Clinic

A Well Woman Clinic next month is open to all females in Tatamagouche and surrounding area. The Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital is hosting the clinic Feb. 7, 5-8 p.m., in the Primary Health Care Department. The...
TheLight-Newspaper-Placeholder-01

Pugwash ER closures, Nov. 3-9

PUGWASH - The emergency department in Pugwash will be closed almost every day over the week of Nov. 3 to 9. Due to lack of physician coverage, the North...

A sea of purple

For hours, people’s heads bobbed up and down amongst a sea of purple. It was the annual lavender festival at Seafoam Lavender Company and Gardens, and Phyllis-Ann Downey and Carolyn Lee made the trip from...

Fourth Nova Scotian dies as result of coronavirus complications

TATAMAGOUCHE - Nova Scotia has its fourth death in relation to the coronavirus. A woman in her 80's in Cape Breton died April 17 as a result of complications...
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...

Tatamagouche woman making free dinners for seniors

TATAMAGOUCHE – Karen MacNeill wanted to do something positive in the community to combat a lot of negativity she had been seeing. That’s why MacNeill started offering free meals to...

Firefighters in Tatamagouche switch from yard sale to vendors’ market

TATAMAGOUCHE - The annual Labour Day weekend fundraising event in support of local firefighters will look slightly different this year. Adrian MacCallum, one of the organizers to the Tatamagouche Fire Department’s...

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...


Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!
Translate »