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    Noreen Richardson of Talbotville polished the finish of her 1950 Ford F-100 Custom Cab pickup truck that was on display at the Fire It Up Car, Truck and Bike Show on Aug. 22.

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Crowds throng Watermelon Fest
Straffordville's 18th annual Watermelon Fest was a hit on Saturday, Aug. 29. Big crowds turned out through the day for free watermelon and cotton candy, children's rides, enterntainment and seed-spitting and watermelon-eating competiti ... read more »


Sports and Recreation

Sports headline image Battling for soccer supremacy
Heather Sceviour of Driver Realty Inc. team drove toward the Fitness to the Max net during a season-ending playoff tournament  game for East Elgin Soccer adult house league teams on Saturday morning, Aug. 29. The eventual winner of th ... read more»


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Karen Ann Graham of Yellowknife, NT died on July 14 at the age of 65 years. A memorial service to celebrate Karen’s life will take place on Saturday, Sep. 19 at 2 p.m. at the home of Karen’s uncle Thomas Post, 22 Oak St., Simcoe, ON.

Wilma Vaughan of Glen Meyer died on Saturday, August 22 in her 58th year. Visitation at at Ostrander’s Funeral Home, Tillsonburg on Friday, Aug. 28 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Saturday, Aug. 29 at 2 p.m.

Annie Reymer died on Thursday, August 20 in her 72nd year. The funeral was held on Tuesday, Aug. 25 at the Haskett Funeral Home, Exeter.

Gwendolyn McKnight of Aylmer died on Thursday, August 20 in her 98th year. The funeral service was held at the H. A. Kebbel Funeral Home, Aylmer on Monday, Aug. 24.

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