Dutch Mason Blues Festival

Dutch Mason Blues Festival
One of the crowd-pleasing musicians during the weekend's Dutch Mason Blues Festival in Bible Hill was Doyle Bramhall II from Texas. Bramhall II performed Saturday night at the Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition grounds and was only one of numerous entertainers who kept thousands of people tuned in throughout the weekend. Ryan Cooke - Truro Daily News

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Grand Circuit week July 29, 2014

BIBLE HILL – With a combination of great weather, great horses and lots of bets, it can’t help but be a good time. Grand Circuit week was held in Bible Hill at the Truro Raceway from July 21 to 27, 2014

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Sydney’s Morgan and Theresa Dicks caught the final paces of Atlantic Grand Circuit Week on Sunday at the Truro Raceway. The couple has been traveling to Bible Hill each year for the provincial cup, followed by Sunday’s card and this weekend was no exception. 
Stories by Lyle Carter July 29, 2014

Lyle Carter’s Your Stories column appears every second Tuesday in the Truro Daily News. He also publishes a Sports Scene column every Saturday.

If you have a column idea, contact him at 673-2857.

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 During the dedication and unveiling of a special plaque in Brookfield, front 
 row, from left, Henry Fisher, Helen Kendrick and Eric MacMillian. Back row, 
 LAC Denver Nicol, Albert Hannah, Gordie Burnett, Gordon Matheson, Larry 
 Harrison, Shannon Baird and CPL Nicholas Hinton. Photo by Debbie Matheson
About art by Janice Guinan July 29, 2014

Eight realism artists of Nova Scotia will be present at the opening of their show on Friday, Sept. 5 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the NSCC McCarthy Art Gallery, 36 Arthur St., Truro.

Janice Guinan, a local artist who passionately believes in the importance of visual art, is showcasing these talented artists in a series of columns in the Truro Daily News on Wednesdays and in the Colchester Weekly News. 

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Joy Snihur Wyatt Laking’s painting Our Bay was painted on location by the Bay of Fundy using an open-air technique or what is called En Plein Air.