United Way of Bruce Grey Backpack Program Reaches Record Number of Local Students

The United Way of Bruce Grey has supplied more than 2400 backpacks to low income/underprivileged students across Bruce and Grey Counties this year, setting...

Training a new generation – Skilled Trades Secretariat to ramp up in 2019

A Skilled Trades Secretariat is being established as part of the Nuclear Innovation Institute (NII), and will begin working from the NII’s temporary headquarters...

SON celebrates Indigenous Peoples’ Day

Saugeen First Nation celebrated Indigenous Peoples' Day June 21st with a celebration that included all ages. With drumming and song, the celebration also began with...

SDSS growing and students fundraising for ‘Playscape Beautification and Enhancement’

Saugeen District Senior School (SDSS) is another step closer to getting completing a 'Playscape Beautification and Enhancement Project' thanks to a corporate donation. Neil Tanaka...

Minister writes letter to parents

In a recent letter to parents of students in Ontario, Minister of Education Stephen Lecce said that the next school year may not look...

MPP Thompson announces two museum grants

Huron-Bruce MPP Lisa Thompson celebrated Ontario Heritage Week (Feb. 17-23) by presenting cheques to two local museums totaling $135,036. “We have a rich history here...

Vocal protesters should be ashamed of what they’ve done says reader

To the Editor and Bruce Power: Nuclear Innovation Institute I would like to address the small but vocal group in Southampton that may or may not...

A new look at 2020 – the Year of the Rat

As we head into a new year and new decade, we thought it would be interesting to look at 2020 within the frame of...

SDSS trades students continue community work with Friends of MacGregor project

Saugeen District Secondary School (SDSS) trades program continues to work on construction projects with community groups, which is not only an advantage for the...

Legend of the Phantom Reaper – Cold Case Kids return

Author Doug Archer has returned with the second in his series of the 'Cold Case Kids' adventures based on Chantry Island in Southampton. While Archer...

Everyone is invited to the first G. C. Huston STANDING PARADE

G. C. Huston Public School in Southampton will be holding its first 'standing parade' on Friday, May 1st outside the school.  The police have...

Author gives back to her school with ‘Summon the Magic’

"Anything can happen when you ... Summon the Magic." It's a magical world of dragons and keepers, where destiny would bring together lives intertwined from...

Students’ orderly fire drill impressive

Shortly after a general school assembly on Thursday (Sept. 26) and after students returned to their classrooms, the fire drill alarm began. Everyone, of course,...

Be prepared – Bluewater teacher strike action about to take place

Today, we learned that Bluewater District School Board will be included in the next round of provincial strike action planned for Wednesday, January 15,...