Southampton Festive Fridays fun for the whole family

Festive Fridays are underway in Southampton and, so far, Mother Nature has been very cooperative. Today, December 14th, the temperature was five degrees and people...

Marine Heritage Festival 2018

The 8th Annual Marine Heritage Festival in Southampton is a little more than a month away on July 27th - 29th. The celebrations begin on...

Local school celebrates Indigenous Day with annual mini-Pow Wow

G. C. Huston Public School in Southampton held a special mini-Pow Wow on Indigenous Peoples' Day June 21st, also the Summer Solstice. Students in regalia...

A Ministerial Message: Central Grey Bruce Co-operative Ministry – April 19, 2020

Rev. Dr. Randy Benson in the four-church Presbyterian co-op ministry of St. Andrew"s Southampton, Chatsworth, Chesley and Dornock. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BAyVkzSFSl8&feature=share&fbclid=IwAR2ExdAVizZAOtuviVBnfFGExdHkl8TA_b4AIhUj03m6tYp8DUG2eCNMMMQ

May 5: The Liberation of Netherlands

Today, May 5th (2020), is the 75th anniversary of the official liberation of Holland (Netherlands). "More than 7,600 Canadian soldiers, sailors and airmen died fighting...

Flag Day – Carrying on the tradition

Doug Johnson was not only a lifetime member of the Propeller Club in Southampton, he was also known as a flag expert with a...

Freshness is back with The Good Food Box

The Good Food Box is back. The 17 sites across Grey Bruce are resuming operations with increased protective measures related to COVID-19, such as...

NWMO supports Pine River Watershed Initiative Network – Annual tree planting day

  For the past 12 years the Pine River Watershed Initiative Network (PRWIN) has hosted 4H Conservation Clubs from around the area for their annual...

Saugeen Shores Council approves 50 year lease for beach development

Saugeen Shores Council approved, at its Monday night meeting, the lease agreement for Cedar Crescent Village (CCV) development to be located at Port Elgin...

Pumpkinfest weigh-in winners

When it comes to Pumpkinfest in Port Elgin (Saugeen Shores), one of the most exciting events is the annual weigh-off of giant pumpkins and...

More new long-term spaces approved for Markdale

The Ontario government is moving forward with a new long-term care home project in Markdale to help reduce local waitlists and improve the quality...

Heritage Award recipient says we cannot become slaves to the past

Southampton resident, Duncan McCallum, was this year's recipient of the Saugeen Shores Heritage Conservation Award. McCallum was recognized at Monday night's Council meeting (Dec. 10/18)...

Elgin Lodge celebrates summer July birthdays

July birthdays appear to be popular, at least at Kingsway Arms of Elgin Lodge in Port Elgin (Saugeen Shores) where almost a dozen residents...

New Council reverses closure decision

"This morning, Grey County council voted to rescind the decision to close Grey Gables. I’m pleased by the direction taken by our new County...