Gladys Mary Seguin, born Wladyslawa Maria Tofil August 30, 1927, in Nisko, Poland, passed away on Oct. 18/20 in her 94th year at the Southampton Care Centre.  Pre-deceased by her husband, Bob (Urgele) Seguin (1993).Proud and loving mother of Linda (Aziz Mottiar), Peter, Edward (Karen Ann Bridge), Helen (David...
-by Stu Paterson His friends, his mules and a wooden wagon carried former newspaper editor Jim Merriam to his final resting place this week. Merriam, one of the best story tellers around, died September 19th in Tara after a 21-year battle with cancer.     His obituary noted “Jim was a brilliant writer, and his...
Ted Johnston - 1935 - 2020 The Nawash community buried Ted Johnston last week. The community centre was full at his wake. People wanted to pay their respects. That’s a good word for Ted – respect. He gave it and you wanted to give it back. I don’t know much about...
Today, the Federal Government tabled it’s budget for the 2019 fiscal year, their last budget before the 2019 federal election later this year. Due to a number of factors surrounding this year’s budget, Larry Miller, Member of Parliament for BruceGrey-Owen Sound, will not be providing fulsome commentary on the budget until the morning...
With his quiet wisdom and gentle guidance, Earl touched the lives of so many. Earl passed away at Victoria Hospital in London on February 17,2019 with his wife and best friend, Geordie, at his side. His family and friends provided him with love and hope during his hard struggle with...
The annual Caitlyn Cobean Silver Stick girls' tournament held over the past weekend (Feb. 1 - 3/19) in Saugeen Shores saw some 38 teams come in from across southwestern Ontario. For the Kincardine Kinucks Bantam team, it came down to the final game against the Huron Heat ... but it...
Frederick Lloyd was born December 18, 1923 in Ty Bach, Wales (U.K.) and was married to Barbara May Linsdell (d. 2004). Fred served in the British Army from 1941 to 1947 and was stationed for five years in Italy, where he developed a love of the Italian language and opera. He...
Service Summary: Visitation from the Eagleson Funeral Home, Southampton on Thursday May 31, 2018 from 2-4 and 7-9pm. A Funeral Service to Celebrate the Life of Douglas Johnson will be held at St Paul’s Anglican Church, Southampton, on Friday June 1, 2018 at 11am. Cremation. Interment of Ashes, Hamilton Cemetery. St Lawrence...

Doug Johnson

Sometimes in life you meet one of those 'characters' who makes a difference.  Doug Johnson was one of those. Saugeen Times called him 'cub reporter' because he would phone and leave a message if there was what he considered to be a newsworthy item.  The message always began in the...