Community News

Inexperienced Kayaker Calls Out For Help

kayaks Jesse Schutt225On Tuesday, June 9, 2015 at approximately 11:37 p.m., Grey County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a 9-1-1 call from a resident reporting that a male’s voice could be heard yelling for help from the wooded area southeast of their residence on Miller Street in Meaford.  At about the same time, police received a report of an overdue kayaker.

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Building Community One Scarecrow at a Time

scarecrowbuildmcs2015Students from Meaford Community School (MCS) spent some time at the Rotary harbour pavilion last week helping to prepare some arms and legs that will be matched up later this summer with scarecrow bodies in preparation for this year's Scarecrow Invasion & Family Festival.

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Pan Am Torch Relay is Coming to Meaford

pachi torch relayThe last time a torch was run through the streets of Meaford, those wanting to witness the event had to set their alarm clock for very early in the morning, and they had to bundle up to stay warm as they awaited the Winter Olympics torchbearer to arrive.

Next week, a different torch, for a different event will arrive in Meaford as part of the build-up to the 2015 Pan Am Games which are being held in Toronto this summer.

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2015 Guys Caring for Kids Photo Contest

beautiful embrace 225Celebrate Father’s Day by capturing a photo of your favourite guy having fun interacting with the kids or grandkids. The 6th Annual Guys Caring for Kids Photo Contest challenges photographers to capture the visual stories of men in caring relationships with children. Submissions are being accepted until June 26.

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