Posts Tagged ‘Blenheim’

  • Dual winners for top C-K senior honours

    Jun 11, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Life2 Comments

    Bothwell’s Bob Hamilton and Cleata Morris of Merlin were named co-winners of the Chatham-Kent Senior of the Year Friday at the Chatham-Kent Senior Achievement Awards in Blenheim. Morris, at 95 years of age one of the oldest honourees, is active in the North...

  • Shining them up before the cruise

    May 28, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Rodney’s Ted Farr dries off his 1954 Cadillac Series 62 on Friday after a rainstorm as he prepares for a car cruise at the ninth annual Blenheim Classics Auto Show & Cruise Night. Despite the initial rain, Farr and other auto enthusiasts’...

  • Man found hiding in stairwell

    May 28, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    It apparently didn’t take too long for a man to breach his release conditions. Late last month, a man was released from court with several conditions, including to obey a daily curfew between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m. and to reside at a specific Shrewsbury...

  • National Life Jacket Day

    May 22, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Mothers learned the correct way to put a lifejacket on their babies May 16 at Gable Rees Rotary Pool in Blenheim during Parent and Tot Swim time. Amber Wright, aquatic co-ordinator, left, works with Julie Hillman and little Jenelle Curran, as well as Holly...

  • Smiling winners

    May 3, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local News1 Comment

    Emile and Nellie Rooms of Blenheim are all smiles as they pick up their $50,000 in winnings following a recent LOTTO 6/49 Super Draw. The draw offered 50 guaranteed prizes of $50,000 in addition to the main jackpot and a guaranteed $1 million prize. The...

  • Outdated sticker leads to more charges

    Apr 30, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Make sure you have those tags up to date on your license plates, especially if you are a criminal. Chatham-Kent police say an officer on patrol Monday afternoon saw that a vehicle’s plate sticker had expired. As the officer went to pull the vehicle over, he...

  • Fiddlin’ Around coming to Blenheim

    Apr 23, 19 • 0 Views • Arts, Feature StoryNo Comments

    Renowned Canadian Fiddle Champion Scott Woods and his all-star band present Fiddlin’ Around on Saturday night in Blenheim. This new uplifting two-hour Branson-style live show features lots of fun fiddle tunes in the style of Don Messer, Graham Townsend and...

  • Theft, theft and theft

    Apr 23, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Between reports of breaking into sheds and a cottage, Chatham-Kent police have been busy of late investigating unlawful acquisition of items. Sometime late Sunday night or early Monday morning, someone broke into a locked utility shed at Thompsons Ltd. in...

  • Theft of tools

    Apr 18, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    About $3,000 worth of tools are missing from a barn on Front Line near Blenheim, and the owner wants them back. Chatham-Kent police say someone broke into a barn on Front Line between 6 p.m. Tuesday and 4 p.m. Wednesday, making off with a variety of DeWalt...

  • Police briefs

    Apr 11, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Despite being released from court with the condition of not communicating with a certain woman, Chatham-Kent police say a Morpeth man was caught yesterday afternoon driving around with the woman. Police were tipped that the man and the woman were cruising...