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Petrolia’s Hillcrest closed Wednesday

Hillcrest Public School in Petrolia is closed today. Lambton Kent District School Board officials say there is no heat in the building. More details to follow.

Honours exhibit open from 10 am to 5 pm in Petrolia

You have a chance to get a glimpse of some Canadian Heros. It’s An Honour – a traveling exhibtit about famous Canadians – will be at the parking lot at Town Hall in Petrolia March 2 and 3. The exhibit is traveling throughout Ontario from January to April to showcase the stories of great Canadians… Read more »

LCCVI back to class Monday

It will be back to class for students at LCCVI Monday. The school of about 900 students had been closed since Wednesday when a two-inch water line which fed the sprinkler system on the football field froze then burst. Water poured into the basement covering the school’s main boiler and coming very close to electrical… Read more »

Centennial students learning about community

Cole Irwin was a bit nervous walking into the Inn of the Good Shepherd’s kitchen. He and his Grade 7 classmates from Lambton Centennial School were there to serve lunch to about 100 people who come for the daily free meal. It was part of their geography class which explores differences in communities, equality and… Read more »