Emotional ride

Emotional ride

Updated on July 28, 2015 - Wayde Barron said it was an emotional experience traveling down the Burin Peninsula Highway on his son’s motorcycle during the Second Annual Evan Barron Memorial Ride Saturday, July 18.

Travel through time      

Travel through time      

Updated on July 28, 2015 - It’s been a long process, but the Fortune Head Geology Centre has completed the redesign of its exhibits.

Third Annual Wings for an Angel

Updated on July 28, 2015 - The spirits of those in attendance were brighter then the weather as The Dream Fund held its annual Wings for an Angel event Saturday, July 18.

Coming together

Coming together

Updated on July 28, 2015 - The timing could not have been better as the sun came out, and a rainbow could be seen in the sky over Marystown before the Pride Parade on Thursday.

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Peter Pickersgill's art is up for sale

Updated on July 30, 2015 - Well-known author/illustrator/cartoonist Peter Pickersgill has embarked on a unique project that stems from his life-changing trip to Buchenwald concentration camp five years ago..

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Expanded services announced

Updated on July 28, 2015 - Residents of the Burin Peninsula will no longer need to leave the peninsula or wait to have stickers or drivers licences issued.

McBusted

Updated on July 23, 2015 - It was anything but a happy meal for a 26-year-old  Marystown man charged with impaired driving early Thursday.

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One man dead, two injured in Labrador chopper crash

Updated on July 31, 2015 - One man has died following a  helicopter crash near the community of Rigolet, Labrador. Two other men who were on board the small helicopter have received medical attention and are in stable condition, according to the RCMP.The RCMP,....

The story ends for Literacy NL

Updated on July 24, 2015 - Literacy Newfoundland and Labrador has announced that as of the end of July it will be closing its doors.

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Sports

Fitzpatrick wins U14 gold with Team NL

Updated on July 28, 2015 - Amber Fitzpatrick, a native of the town of Marystown who is now making her home with her family in Clarenville has returned from representing her province as a member of Team Newfoundland and Labrador with a gold medal..

Marystown Kinsmen Minor Softball

Updated on July 28, 2015 - Monday, July 13 All 4 Under 8 Alyward’s Home Hardware team took to the field for a couple of very close games.  St. Gabriels...

Having a ball

Updated on July 21, 2015 - Burin Peninsula athletes were in Corner Brook with the provincial boys’ and girls’ under-13 teams for the Atlantic Soccer...

Placentia Regatta this weekend

Updated on July 17, 2015 - This weekend, 60 crews from Placentia, St. John's, Harbour Grace and Portugal Cove will compete in the 52nd edition of the...

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Business

Bert Hickman wins Laureate dealer award

Updated on July 03, 2015 - Bert Hickman of the Hickman Automotive Group in St. John’s has won the Canadian Automobile Dealers Association (CADA) Laureate...

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Opinion

Down Memory Lane

Updated on July 28, 2015 - Grand Bank produced many top-notch players in the 1950s and the 1960s which propelled that town into being a force to be reckoned with in provincial soccer circles right up to the late 1970s..

One for the road

Updated on July 28, 2015 - I stopped to fish for trout on a bypass road just outside St. John’s at a stream hopefully...

Book Remarks

Updated on July 16, 2015 - Once upon a time Beth Holloway lived up over the hill from our house in Dunville. I didn't know her then. I don't know her now, for...

Oil pride

Updated on July 28, 2015 - It’s hard to be proud about oil. You can be proud about the way we spend oil money - unless we aren’t very prudent...

Down Memory Lane

Updated on July 16, 2015 - We can all relate to seeing capelin rolling on the beaches of Fortune and Placentia Bays in the thousands but it’s hard to envisage...

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Social notes

Updated on July 28, 2015 - BirthdaysTo Dina Melo-Hickman, who celebrated her birthday July 26, from family and friends; to Christopher Winsor, from family and friends; to Duane Pike, from family and friends; to Kirk Slaney, from family and friends; to Kristina Stacey, from....

What’s happening

Updated on July 28, 2015 - If you would like to announce your upcoming event, write The Southern Gazette at P. O. Box 1116, Marystown, A0E 2M0. You may also...

Down Memory Lane

Updated on July 16, 2015 - Lloyd G. Grandy of Garnish first went lobster fishing with his grandfather, Ernest Grandy, when he was just 15-years-old. Their...

What’s happening

Updated on July 21, 2015 - If you would like to announce your upcoming event, write The Southern Gazette at P. O. Box 1116, Marystown, A0E 2M0. You may also...

Down Memory Lane

Updated on June 23, 2015 - Soccer was enjoying its heyday on the Burin Peninsula when The Southern Gazette first began publishing 40 years ago in 1975.

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