Sports

Oilers continue OMHA final series with Kincardine this weekend

  The Petrolia Oilers erased a two-goal deficit to defeat Kincardine, 3-2 in the second game of their OMHA Atom “B” championship series with the Kinucks. Joey Shaw scored the tying goal with 14.8 seconds left to play Sunday night at the Greenwood Recreation Centre.  Shaw then picked off the winner in the overtime period… Read more »

Brooke-Alvinston Deputy Mayor Jim Hayter dies

The community of Brooke-Alvinston is in shock after the sudden death of Deputy Mayor and long-time firefighter Jim Hayter. Middlesex OPP say Hayter was travelling down Glendon Line near Glencoe sometime between 4:30 and 6 pm Thursday when his vehicle left the road and landed in the ditch. An autopsy was being performed today to… Read more »

Petrolia Flyers met season goals

  There might not be as many wins as they wanted but the president of Petrolia Flyers says the 2016-2017 season was a success. The team which moved from Alvinston to Petrolia last year honoured its players and volunteers Saturday. “The goal for the season was to make the playoffs and to establish ourselves in… Read more »

Squires geared up for Friday’s league final opener

  It’s been a long time since the Petrolia Squires made it to the finals. Long-time Captain Jeremiah Goodacre was on the 2009-2010 team that faced Elora in the finals. “It’s been a while,” he says with a grin. But after a convincing win at home Sunday, it appears the Squires are ready to do… Read more »