On March 7th the lights will go out on yet one more service at Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital. For that is the day that the cafeteria will close. This means that food services will no longer be available to staff and visitors. Compact Group Canada will continue to supply meals to patients. Last December, […]
Sponsored by A Sheltered Life – photographs, and stories, as told to Maggie Haylock-Capon, by Liza, resident greeter at the Loyalist Humane Society. File photographs by Alan R. Capon. (If you are unable to adopt a cat or kitten, there are many other important ways to help the LHS. Donations of Javex and other household […]
Though my highly-paid job writing for The Times and CountyLive is to bitch and complain, I would like to start the New Year on a more optimistic note, and take a snapshot of the things we can be thankful for. The cynical part is at the end. 1. Justin Trudeau is Prime Minister. Sure, I […]
The PECI Boys Basketball program honoured the contributions of graduating senior players before their game vs. Centennial. “Each player has given a tremendous amount of time and effort to our program and we are very proud of their accomplishments,” said coach Rob Garden. The boys went out and won the game 46 – 34 to […]
By Mike Pothier Girls Hockey Panthers were back in action after poor weather cancelled the Bayside Red Devils game last week. The 2014-2015 Bay of Quinte Champions and “AAA” OFSAA Silver medalist, St. Theresa Titans, ended up winning 2-0 in a nail-biter against the Panthers. The Panthers and the Titans matched up perfectly as the […]
The County Clippers U12 Girls team hosted the first ever County Classic tournament last weekend at PECI with teams coming from Timmins, Belleville and Peterborough. Coach Lesley Lavender reports: It was an exciting weekend for the County Clippers, where the U12 Major Atom Girls team hosted the Clippers’ first ever OBA Sanctioned tournament. We had […]
When a Picton woman and her friend wheeled out plans to raise $150,000 to help rural women in Africa, they didn’t even imagine it would result in a multi-million dollar contribution. Sarah French and her friend Mary Fehr biked their way across the country last summer and were thrilled to have raised more than $320,000 […]
A perfect week for PECI Athletics. Boys hockey, girls hockey and boys basketball all went undefeated this week in league play!
UPDATE: Today’s game cancelled Story by Mike Pothier PECI Panthers are back to their winning ways as they trounced the St. Paul’s Falcons 10-1 in girls hockey action Tuesday in Trenton. Today’s home game against Bayside has been cancelled along with the buses following last night’s snow storm. It will be rescheduled. The next home game is […]
PECI’s athletes are back in action this week with a boys hockey home game Wednesday at the Picton arena and basketball Thursday with a 4p.m. tip. Girls hockey continues Thrusday at the Picton Arena. Puck drop 3 p.m.