Spectacular the music event was simply … spectacular!

The musical event 'Spectacular' lived up to its name as a wide variety of musical genres entertained the 300 people in the audience. The 'Spectacular'...

Local pitcher signs with George Brown College

Port Elgin native and baseball pitcher Jack Middleton has signed his letter of intent with George Brown College in Toronto for the fall of...

Local resident only one of 100 in Canada to receive CFUW award

Local Southampton resident, Carolyn Day, received a once-in-a-lifetime award when she was one of only 100 women across Canada who was recognized with the...

Original idea sees Pussy Willows become part of MRI campaign

From an original idea and the humble spring Pussy Willow, Grey Bruce Health Services received another helping hand up on the MRI campaign ladder. Bob...

CFUW Kincardine hosting renowned speaker and author

The Kincardine Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW) will be hosting guest speaker, Dr. Andrea O'Reilly, on Monday, June 18th at the Kincardine District...

Principal Dan Russell leaves a legacy

With only four years until retirement, Russell is moving on to Alexandra Community School in Owen Sound, which is near his home. It will however,...

Local church hosts migrant workers for a special dinner

"We've all seen them working in the fields (Hi Berry Farms) and Port Elgin United Church wanted them to know that they are appreciated,"...

The unique story of Charles Crosswell

The story of Charles Henry Crosswell may be the most unique of any of the more than 1,200 Bruce County Volunteers that joined the 160th Bruce...

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...

Local pitcher leads team to championship

The Stratford Nationals Midget Tier 1 team, lead by Port Elgin’s Jack Middleton, won the championship at the annual Stratford Midget Tournament this past...

Congratulations to a Southampton couple celebrating their Emerald anniversary

  Mary and Duncan McCallum of Southampton celebrated their 55th anniversary on May 9th (according to sources) The 55th anniversary is known as the 'Emerald' anniversary...

Krystyne’s Kitchen teaches about nutritious and delicious food

As kids line up to get into Krystyne’s Kitchen cooking classes for kids, Kidz Cuisine presented by the Southampton Art School each summer, it...

The Wismer House to host fundraiser for musicians off to Memphis

The Wismer House in Port Elgin is hosting a fundraiser for musicians Tyler Pantlin and Mike MacDonald (Shakey Trill) who are off to Memphis...

A well-deserved Heritage award to a recipient passionate about the past

It would be difficult to find anyone who is more passionate about history, particularly local history, than William (Bill) Streeter of Southampton and, at...