Cobequid Educational Centre students staging Newsies
Fatal vehicle-pedestrian accident in Central Onslow
I Hate Shakespeare being staged in Bible Hill
Truro store raising funds for animal rescue in memory of Elsie DeBay
Pugwash man wanted by RCMP arrested in Amherst
Truro police ask for public assistance to identify suspect after ...
Truro driving complaint leads to seizure of firearms
Truro youth join global climate strike: Video
Snowbirds coming to air show in Debert
Second Truro 1985 video features Willow St.
Truro man remembers being an NYPD officer in the 1960s
Wellness grants boost non-profit programs in Colchester County
Endangered Newfoundland pine marten population recovering in Gros Morne National Park
Maple Tree Lane: A hare for every season
NSCC supporters pitch in $252,000 for Middleton, Lawrencetown students
Ian Vaughn’s love of helping both people and the environment came together when somebody sent him a link to the Energy Sustainability Engineering Technology program at NSCC in Middleton. The two-year program that deals with all sorts of ...
Where Once They Sailed: Hodge's Cove son serves in both World Wars
James Drover was the son of Willis and Elizabeth Jane Drover of Hodge's Cove. He was only two-years-old when his mother died on Jan. 27, 1903 due to complications from childbirth. His only sibling, Cyril, died on Sept. 29, 1903. His father ...
Annapolis Royal firefighters make donation to Valley Regional in young cancer survivor’s name
When Justin Oliver took the microphone and told the crowd that Olivia Carson was in the house, there was thunderous applause at the Annapolis Royal fire hall. Olivia, the 13-year-old cancer survivor who pretty much wrote the book on being brave, ...
Annapolis Royal’s Chase the Ace jackpot estimated at more than $255,000
The odds of the Chase the Ace jackpot being won at the Annapolis Royal fire hall keep getting better, but the chances of winning it are getting worse as ticket sales have doubled, tripled, and then quadrupled in the last couple of months. But that ...
Never imagined - Upcoming Chase the Ace in Annapolis Royal almost $250,000
When Chase the Ace resumes at the Annapolis Royal fire hall on March 6, the owner of the ticket drawn stands to win almost a quarter of a million dollars. Firefighter Matt Smith, who has helped organize the fire department fundraiser for 47 weeks, ...
Making it right - The courage of Victor Francis recognized at Annapolis Royal town hall
Victor Francis was a man of principle who stood up for himself and others, said his daughter Marilyn Francis minutes after Annapolis Royal Mayor Bill MacDonald unveiled a plaque honouring her late father. In 1972, Victor Francis, an African Nova ...
Yarmouth resident and town councillor Sandy Dennis loses her battle with cancer but forever won the hearts of her community
It was already a sunny day on Yarmouth’s waterfront a few years back. But the yellow paint that local resident Sandy Dennis was adding to a building on Water Street made the day even more bright and cheerful. “You’re doing ...
Canadian Blood Services clinic being held in Truro
Donations of a very special kind were being given at Immanuel Baptist Church recently. Canadian Blood Services were in town for a blood drive. “We are heavily booked and usually here once a month,” said nurse Sarah Woycik. Woycik ...
Lyle Carter column- Forever friends: intensive care unit nurses
Visiting the Great British Grub Café on Prince Street in Truro recently, a large number of people were enjoying a noon-hour outing. And, if you’ve ever spent time in the intensive care unit of Colchester Regional Hospital or ...
SLIDESHOW: Veronica 'V' McMillan (Overmars) dedicated bench unveiling ceremony
TRURO, N.S. - After being postponed from Saturday (Feb. 16) because of heavy rain in the area, the dedicated bench to Veronica 'V' McMillan (Overmars) unveiling ceremony and skating party took place the following afternoon. Veronica, ...