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Leader of the pack

Jennelle Smeltzer, a Grade 3 Ripley District School student, runs the last leg of the Tyke Girls race at the annual Elementary School Cross-Country Meet at Ainsdale Friday afternoon. Smeltzer won the race by a large margin. Finishing second was Bethany Wilken, also of Ripley School, who can be seen in the photo trailing Smeltzer. (Josh Howald photo)

Crashing the crease

Garbage pickers

St. Anthony's students clean up shore line

Bridget, in back, and Lauren Duinering were picking litter off the beach Wednesday evening as part of St. Anthony’s Coastal Clean-up project. The Catholic school holds the event in conjunction with a staff-student-parent barbecue each September. (Josh Howald photo)

New ambassador crowned

A new ambassador was crowned Friday night at the Ripley Fall Fair. Kim Hooey well represent Ripley for the next year

Up Close and Personal

Students at Kincardine Township-Tiverton Public School got up close and personal with a cow Wednesday afternoon. A pair of the animals were brought to the school as part of school milk day. In addition to the livestock,each student received a carton of milk. Rylee Evans, front, and Mackenna Johnston were among those who moved in for a closer look at the animals. (Kiel Edge photo)


Flying high

Sarah Durnin, 4, gives the ride a little help getting elevated at the Ripley Fall Fair’s midway Friday night. (Kiel Edge photo)

Checking it out

Poultry judge Michael Becker takes a closer look at one of the birds in competition Saturday morning at the Ripley Fall Fair. (Kiel Edge photo)

Home sweet home!

Mike Rutherford celebrates a Steve Crone goal early in the second period of Kincardine’s home opener Friday night at the Davidson Centre. The goal gave Kincardine a 3-0 lead and stood up as the eventual game winner as the Bulldogs defeated Mitchell 8-2. (Josh Howald photo)

Foxy fundraisers

Two youths raise more than $700 for cancer

Christine Benney, left, and Maddie Duncan raised $711.50 for this year’s Terry Fox Run. The Grade 6 students were Huron Heights’ top fundraisers. The girls were just two of more than 250 students that walked in the school’s Terry Fox walk on Friday. The event raised more than $1,300 for cancer research. (Josh Howald photo)


Good catch

Dane Griffith shows off his 12 pound Chinook salmon that he caught last Wednesday monring at the end of the north pier. (Eric Howald photo)