Birth Announcement: Cadence Maria Leigh Degrieck

Courtny Ryerson and Matt Degrieck welcome with love the birth of their daughter Cadence Maria Leigh Degrieck, born at 12:11 p.m. on March 21, 2018, weighing 6 pounds, 14 ounces, and a length of 22 inches.

Ecstatic grandparents are Bel and Neil Stevens of London, Jerry and Judy Degrieck of Meaford, Tom Ryerson and Bernice Marcotte of Woodstock.

A wee cousin for Easson and Joseph of Niagara Falls.

A Special thanks to the maternity staff on the 4th floor of Victoria Hospital, London, ON.

Announcement: New Member of TMI Team 

katharine peat 270The Meaford Independent is pleased to announce the appointment of Katharine Peat as our Sales, Marketing, and Promotions Manager effective January 15, 2018.

Katharine brings over 30 years knowledge of the advertising, media, and business landscape to The Meaford Independent.

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Rescheduled! Winter Driving and Skid Control Program For Local Teens

The Annual Winter Safe Driving Program for local teens has been rescheduled for Feb. 26 and Feb. 27 at the Beaver Valley Community Centre in Thornbury.

Each session runs from 9 AM to about 3:30 PM and there will be room for 12 participants each day for a total of 24 participants.

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Announcement: Interment for Cynthia Ann Watson (née Bennett)

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Friends are invited to the Interment for Cynthia Ann Watson (née Bennett) on November 25, 2017, at 2 p.m., at Lakeview Cemetery, Meaford.

Friends not able to attend the Interment are welcome to join us to share memories and celebrate Cynthia's life at 3 p.m. at 91 Denmark St., home of Pat and Laurie Bennett.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Meaford Hospital Foundation, the Gord Downie Brain Cancer Research Fund, the Canadian Cancer Society, or a charity of your choice, in memory of Cynthia.