Flag Day – Carrying on the tradition

Doug Johnson was not only a lifetime member of the Propeller Club in Southampton, he was also known as a flag expert with a...

Once Upon a Time: “Captain Frank’s Courtship: Part Two”

To read Part One:  Click Here Born in 1856, Frank Granville (Gonneville) was raised in Southampton. Widowed in 1894, he was left with three small...

Veterans understand and appreciate work done by Crime Stoppers volunteers

Once again, another Royal Canadian Legion has stepped up to give a helping hand to the volunteer-driven organization, Crime Stoppers of Grey Bruce. Kincardine...

Veterans understand and appreciate work done by Crime Stoppers volunteers

Once again, another Royal Canadian Legion has stepped up to give a helping hand to the volunteer-driven organization, Crime Stoppers of Grey Bruce. Kincardine Legion...

Once Upon a Time: ‘Captain Frank’s Courtship’

“CAPTAIN FRANK”S COURTSHIP” Born in 1856, Frank Granville (Gonneville), a well-known captain of the Great lake schooners, “Ontario” and “Hattie Hutt,” was raised in Southampton....

Back when … no “green thing”? – an extra submitted by the ‘Stix Man’

The following has been circulating on the Internet and was submitted by Larry McIntosh of Kudos Corner. It expresses sentiments about the young folks...

Once Upon a Time: “S’NO BOOTS”

Christmas gift-giving in most homes is both generous and expensive. Our children and grandchildren can take their abundance of material goods, especially items of...

Once Upon a Time: ‘Ancestors and Poetry’

“ANCESTORS AND POETRY” Anne C.E. Kastner, a retired school teacher in Wiarton, has written how a local poet was inspired by growing up on the...

Is Remembrance Day ever over?

Remembrance Day is gone from our calendars for another year. There is a practice now almost universal when, upon meeting a veteran, we say:...

A Stitch in Time – a timeless story of Remembrance

Sometimes there are stories that have no explanation other than, they happen for a reason. On November 6th, at the Saugeen Shores Men's Probus Club,...