Headline News – September 15, 2016

2016-09-15-05

All’s “Fair” in Shelburne this weekend

By Marni Walsh   “Let the bells ring out and the banners fly.” Or should I say, “Let the roosters crow and call the hogs!” It is fair week in Shelburne and this year that means some new additions to ...

Melancthon seeking costing from Shelburne Police

By Michelle Janzen   Could the Township of Melancthon soon be serviced by the local Shelburne Police Department? At Monday night’s Council meeting, Councillor Randy ...

Feature

2016-09-08-01

Fair invites new residents to join in an old tradition

By Marni Walsh   The Shelburne District Fair welcomes area families to enjoy the Fair once again this year, with an invitation to the many ...

Community News

2016-09-15-03

Joint Council meets to comment on Provincial Planning Review

By Marni Walsh   The Provincial Coordinated Land Use Planning Review was the hot topic when Councillors from all municipal tiers met September 8 at ...

KTH Manufacturing set for expansion with help from the Province

By Brock Weir   KTH Shelburne is set to create new jobs with a boost from the Ontario Government. The company, with support of the ...

2016-09-15-06

Home Hardware boosts Hope for Wildlife and Feral Cat Rescue

Home Hardware recently held its Long Weekend sale where Duncan and Teresa Paterson manned the barbeque. Bill Gillam, owner of Home Hardware, is shown here ...

Shelburne Fair Hosts Hydro One’s Electricity Discovery Centre

Hydro One’s Electricity Discovery Centre is in Shelburne this weekend for the 149th Shelburne Fair. The three-day event promotes agricultural awareness in the region while ...

2016-09-15-07

John Telfer receives AMCTO Service Award

PHOTO AND STORY BY MICHELLE JANZEN   On Monday night at the Town of Shelburne Council meeting, CAO John Telfer received the AMCTO Membership Service ...

Have a “Girls Night Out” at French’s Floral Boutique

By Michelle Janzen   French’s Floral Boutique and Event Décor takes “retail therapy” very seriously. On Thursday, September 22, from 6 – 9 p.m., ladies ...

MyBizForum provides peer support for small businesses

11,000 small businesses are started every day around the world and a startling 96% fail within the first 10 years. This September, a peer group ...

LETTER: A note of thanks

Thanks to family, friends and the staff at Shelburne Residence for the visits and outstanding care given to Barbara Elgie over the past few years. ...

Shelburne Library News: Literacy, Living, and Learning @ YOUR Library!

By Rose Dotten   The time is passing quickly, so mark your calendars for an evening of exciting cultural and educational events for Culture Days/Savour ...

Shelburne Legion News

By Lesa Peat   On Monday afternoons we offer open euchre with registration at 1.30 p.m. and play begins at 2 p.m. On Monday evenings ...

Sports

Greater Metro season gets underway – without Shelburne

By Brian Lockhart   With 26 teams in the line-up for the 2016/17 season, the Greater Metro Hockey League started the first games of the ...

2016-09-15-02

SLO-PITCH IN THE FAST LANE

SLO-PITCH IN THE FAST LANE – The Hawks and Huron Tractor teams play a game on the main diamond at Hyland Park in Shelburne last ...

2016-09-15-04

Power the key word in lifting event

By Brian Lockhart   The Highland Powerlifting Club hosted the third Annual Orangeville Open Powerlifting Championships at the Athlete Institute on Saturday, September 10. Thirty-four ...

2016-09-08-04

Giant and Knights head into the NDBL final

By Brian Lockhart   The North Dufferin Baseball League’s senior championship final is underway between the Orangeville Giants and the New Lowell Knights. The first ...

Senior Muskies looking for players

The Shelburne Senior AA Muskies are looking for players for the 2016-2017 season. If you are a former Junior player who still has the right ...

2016-09-08-05

Rebels and Huron Tractor duke it out

Shelburne three pitch is heading into the final leg of the season with games taking place several nights each week on the diamonds at Hyland ...

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Local athlete makes national canoe/kayak team

By Brian Lockhart   For someone who’s been involved in competitive canoeing for a relatively short time, Marc Godbout has made some big waves in ...

2016-09-01-11

Rowing Club competes in regatta

By Brian Lockhart   The Island Lake Rowing Club (ILRC) took part in the Tony Fooks Regatta on Saturday, August 20, in Port Credit. The ...

2016-09-01-08

U12s battle it out on the pitch

Players from the U12 division of the Shelburne Soccer Club battle it out in tournament play during the Club’s annual Gala day at Greenwood Park ...

2016-09-01-09

Soccer Club’s Gala Day

Players in the U8 division of the Shelburne Soccer Club compete during a tournament game at the Club’s Gala Day event on August 20. The ...

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