40th Annual Terry Fox Run – the legacy lives on – September 20th (2020)

Tomorrow, September 20th, is the annual Terry Fox Run and this year it is definitely different. There are no organized runs this year but that...

David Archibald – Rocks of Tobermory

For many in Southampton, the 'Rocks of Tobermory' by David Archibald, has become a popular song that rings close to home. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N85NC-P4RNw&feature=emb_title

Once Upon a Time: “My Pioneer Great Grandfather” – Part 2

  Mrs. Gladys McCosh Arnold was born in Huron Township and loved local history. In 1975, she wrote about her Scottish ancestors who set sail...

Once Upon a Time – Making Maple Syrup Part 2

Arthur Alexander continues to recall late-winter days long ago in Bruce County, a time when farmers harvested their sweet “first crop.” Once the sap...

Come for the Arts – Come for the Entertainment

It all happens in the Iris Grove Site of MacGregor Point Park’s Huron Campground. On the weekend of September 15 and 16, festival artists and...

Marine Heritage Festival kick off for a big weekend

Approximately 400 people attended the Marine Heritage Festival kick-off held at the Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre on Friday evening (July 27/18). Just before...

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...

Volunteers vital to Rail Trail system maintenance and development

Without the volunteers, there would virtually be no Rail Trail system in Saugeen Shores. The many members of the not-for-profit Saugeen Rail Trail donate thousands...

Rotary Huron Shore Run changes venue due to Covid-19 and succeeds

The Rotary Huron Shore Run like so many other events this year was cancelled.  The event, a major fundraiser for the local Saugeen Memorial...

June 6 – D-day: Young Southampton man was a casualty of WWII

Ralph George Black The yellow brick School, that still stands next to the main entrance of the Saugeen Golf Club Bruce County Rd. #3, today...

D-Day and the Battle of Normandy

From the D-Day landings on June 6, 1944, through to the removal of the German Army at Falaise on August 21, Normandy marked the...

Grand Carnegie library is turning 110 with a birthday celebration

The Friends of Port Elgin Branch Library are inviting everyone to explore the 110-year story of this grand historic Carnegie library at a birthday celebration,...

Saugeen Shores Ministerial brings messages of calm

In these times of extraordinary turmoil as churches are among the venues that are closed, we thought it a good idea to bring more...

Family Skates a New Year tradition

Family Skates have become a New Year's Eve tradition in Port Elgin and Southampton (Saugeen Shores) where there's fun for the whole family. The PLEX...