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New cycling tour to dip into Warwick this summer

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Lambton County cyclist will have a new challenge this summer. The Granfondo Cycling event will be held July 29 starting from Mike Weir Park in Bright’s Grove. There will be three routes, 50 kilometres, 100 kilometres and 150 kilometres. That route makes its way through Warwick Township and Arkona before returning to the shores of… Read more »

Lancers suffer 2-1 OT loss in consolation final

The Lancers congratulate St. Mary's on the win.

The LCCVI Lady Lancers had a heart-breaking 2-1 overtime loss against St. Mary’s today in the consolation final at OFSAA Girls Hockey in Stratford. The Lancers earned the berth in the consolation final by beating Fort Frances 3-2 but St. Mary’s scored a minute into overtime. The Lancers lost their two first games but came… Read more »

Pulling out all the stops for Hockeyville

LCCVI students play some air hockey at the Greenwood Recreation Centre Tuesday in an event leading up to the announcement on whether Petrolia will get to vie for the title of Hockeyville.

Nick Salaris is hoping Petrolia will show its hockey spirit this weekend as the Petrolia Minor Hockey Association waits to find out if the town will vie for the title of Hockeytown. The president of the PMHA says the group is one of 3,200 communities in the contest run by Kraft which could see the… Read more »

Lady Lancers heading to provincial championships

The Lancers celebrate after Jordyn Butler scores the winning goal against General Amherst in overtime to claim the SWOSSA title. The team is now in the consolation final  at OFSAA

The LCCVI Lady Lancers are SWOSSA champions. The Lancers beat General Amherst 2-1 in overtime on a goal scored by Jordyn Butler at the Greenwood Recreation Centre Monday. The team heads to OFSSA March 7th. More details of the game and player reaction in the March 3rd edition of The Independent.