Alix Foundation invests in Central Lambton

Petrolia and Central Lambton organizations are getting a big boost from the Judith and Norman Alix Foundation. Four of seven projects the foundation is investing in this spring are in the area. The biggest grant – $135,000 – will go to the Oil Heritage District Community Centre for its expansion project. Foundation Spokesman Adam Alix… Read more »

Politicians say new Camlachie trail should be accessible

When the abandoned CN Rail line in Plympton-Wyoming is upgraded, some county politicians want to make sure it is accessible to everyone. Lambton applied for and received a grant from the federal government for $75,000 to turn the abandoned line from Camlachie to Mandaumin Road into a trail. The work will cost about $225,000 to… Read more »

Saying goodbye to Lambton County’s oldest mill

A piece of Wyoming’s history is now gone, but not before residents had a chance to look back into the past. The owners of the Wyoming Grain and Feed slowly took down the mill which had been on the site since at least 1884. Amateur historian Steve Loxton says the brick part of the mill… Read more »