CLIFFORD - President Marion Derbecker welcomed Rev. Jennifer Mountain and nine members of the Clifford Pastoral Charge United Church Women (UCW) to the annual general meeting on recently at Knox United Church here.
Norwell District Secondary School hosted the district volleyball championships on Feb. 16. The Norwell Junior girls defeated Wellington Heights in the finals to qualify for CWOSSA in Brantford on Feb. 23.
Volunteers at the North Perth–North Wellington Branch of the Canadian Diabetes Association sadly announced last week the pending closure of the branch here. “Over the years, the Canadian Diabetes Association has been decreasing its physical regional office presence,” states a Feb. 17 press release from the association.
HARRISTON - Annual appeal convenor Alice Van Ankum recently announced volunteer canvassers raised $37,326 for the North Perth – North Wellington Branch of the Canadian Diabetes Association (CDA).
CLIFFORD - Chair Bill Smith welcomed 24 committee members and guest Dan Binkley to the 150th Community Anniversary and 2017 Clifford Homecoming meeting recently at Knox United Church in Clifford.
PALMERSTON - The Norgan theatre has moved to morning matinees for its G-rated daytime shows.
PALMERSTON - After jumping ahead two games to none in their opening round playoff series, two weekend losses left the Mapleton-Minto 81’s tied 2-2 in their WOAA Senior playoff series with the Tillsonburg Thunder.
Players from the Minto Canadians and the Central Perth 2 team chase the puck during a game at the annual Cricket Tournament on Feb. 11 at the Clifford Arena.
HARRISTON - The Minto Arts Council is hosting glass artist, Kathryn Thomson’s show The Art of Glass from March 2 to April 29 at the Minto Art Gallery in the Harriston Library.
CLIFFORD - Connie Murray of Clifford has created another children’s book to entertain and amaze children about farm animals, this time featuring Silly Sally, a two-year-old Silkie that loves to be held.
CLIFFORD - Fifty ladies arrived for a Paint Nite session on Feb. 9 at Knox United Church in Clifford.
MINTO - Police are looking for clues after a resident here had a vehicle stolen from her own property.
HARRISTON - At about 3:05pm on Jan. 11, a break-in occurred at a residence attached to Harriston Hearing Care on Elora Street here. Stolen was a quantity of miniature brass collector trains.
MINTO - The Town of Minto is once again budgeting for a $10,000 contribution to local health care professional recruitment efforts in 2017.