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Snowy smiles

Two-year-old Addyson Richards enjoyed Sunday's nicer weather with a snowing sled trip along with her mother, Kate. The pair were among many who visited the tobogganing hill near KDSS on the weekend. (Kiel Edge photo)

To 2009!

Kincardine mayor Larry Kraemer toasts 2009 along with five Legion members at the New Year's day levee at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 183, Kincardine. From left are Stewart Taylor of Hensall, Legion Zone C commander; Gord Wilkinson, Kraemer, Bob Forrest, Irv Kennedy and Red Larsen. (Eric Howald photo)

Christmas music

Guest soloist Emily Van Veghel belts out a number at the Kincardine Community Concert Band's fundraising concert in honour of Dr. Lou Tusz Wednesday evening at Knox Presbyterian Church in Kincardine. The other special guest was keyboard artist Scott Jacks, brother of band leader Mary Kloesterbooer. The evnt raised $1,642.60 for the Grey-Bruce Alzheimer's Society - people donated $1,427.60 and the sale of Jacks' CDs raised another $215. (Eric Howald photo)

Oh, deer

Ripley-Huron Community School held its annual Christmas concert last week. Students performed skits, ang and played with the school band. Playing a pair of reindeer are, Santana Feenstra, left, and Alexa Collins. (Kiel Edge photo)

Festive tunes

Students at St. Anthony's School entertained parents and staff at the Davidson Centre last week during the school's Christmas concert. Perfomers included, back, from left Brontae Hunter and Aaron Frampton. In front are Thomas Veenstra, left, and Quinn Richardon. (Kiel Edge photo)

Smart art

The Grade 4 class at KTTPS welcomed a special guest Wednesday as Bruce Power CEO Duncan Hawthorne presented a pair of awatds to members of the class. Each year, Bruce Power holds an elementary school art contest to design its Christmas card. This year, the winner was KTTPS' Ivah Guy, who earned an art set and $500 for school art supplies. Second place was her classmate Lauren Andrews. Hawthrone, middle posed with Guy, left, and Andrews while holding a framed copy of the winning design. (Kiel Edge photo)

Pulling it together

Students pound on teachers at annual sfaff-student hockey game

Staff coach Dan Martin shows Peter teachers Peter Wolfe, left, and Keith Colley what the defence pair had been doing wrong during the third period of the KDSS staff-student hockey game. It was to no avail, however, as the students prevailed 11-6. (Josh Howald photo)

Kelly Gruber visits Kincardine

Kelly Gruber was pouring the Steelback Thursday afternoon at the Kincardine Royal Canadian Legion Branch #183. The two time gold-glover was in town for a few days with Ian MacDonald, Steelback CEO. From left, MacDonald, Legion member Jimmy Wade and Legion Branch #184 president Gord Wilkinson pose for a photo. For more on Gruber's visit, read this week's In the Slot...(Josh Howald photo)

Snowy parade

Members of the Kincardine Community Concert Band were bundled up Saturday night trying to keep warm during the Santa Claus Parade. Ray Kester managed to hit all the right notes while battling the driving snow. Snow was the main theme of the weekend, with squalls and wind closing area highways Friday, Saturday night and Sunday. (Kiel Edge photo)

Cold night, hot dog

Elizabeth Suxton is all smiles as she beats the cold with a bite of hot dog in Victoria Park Saturday night. Children of all ages gathered in the park for chili, hot chocolate, hot dogs and a chance to meet Santa. (Kiel Edge photo)