Cutting a furrow at 10

Kyle Ross peeks underneath the steering wheel of his tractor in an effort to make his furrow as straight as an arrow. He wants to do it just right because he’s been waiting for a long time to be part of the Lambton County Plowing Match. Ross is just 10 and his mom, Rachel, says… Read more »

Wammes headed to Italy for world championships

Dawn-Euphemia’s Nick Wammes is heading to Italy this week to compete in the Junior Track Cycling World Championships. The 18-year-old was named to the national team in June, however he was pretty confident that he would make the cut after an April race. Wammes competed in last year’s Junior Championships in Switzerland where he placed… Read more »

An Artful Day in Alvinston

Button maker Mark Stott was part of the two-person Creative Road Show that visited the Alvinston Arts and Activities Day. The Road Show is part of the Lambton County Library’s Maker Space program. From selections by the Andrews Sisters to the Mamas and the Papas, Petrolia’s Sisters of Choice trio Linda Nap, Carol Graham, and… Read more »

Family Health team stops taking new patients

Petrolia group serves 14,500 patients If you were hoping to find a new doctor in Petrolia, you’ll have to look elsewhere, at least for now. The Central Lambton Family Health Team  is not accepting new patients now. Executive Director Sarah Milner says the team made the difficult decision after reviewing the caseloads of all the… Read more »