Scholarship, hockey tournament to honour Hayters

A new scholarship for children of volunteer firefighters will bear the name of former Alvinston Fire Chief Jim Hayter. The new scholarship, which is sponsored by fire truck manufacturer Metalfab Fire Trucks, was announced at the annual conference of the Canadian Volunteer Fire Service Association in Nova Scotia over the weekend. Jim Hayter died in… Read more »

Camlachie-teen part of national championship

Xavier Jamieson is a national champion. The 17-year-old catcher was part of the London Badgers organization which captured the Canadian U-18 Baseball Championships with a 16-11 win over Tecumseh in the gold medal contest. London won it in dramatic fashion by scoring seven times in the final inning. Jamieson hit .333 in the championship, including… Read more »

No football in Lancerland this year

There is disappointment in the halls of LCCVI after school administrators decided not to field a football team this year. The schedule had already been set but last year’s Head Coach, Howard McLean, says there were simply not enough qualified coaches. “To coach football, you have to a Safe Contact Course, which is a day-long… Read more »