Profile of Eric Sparling

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  • Legion leaves Maccan

    MACCAN – They said it would happen and it did. The Maccan Legion, Branch 134, voted to release its charter this evening. The branch had 30 ...

  • Fat boy slimmer: Week 1 - 215.4

    I weighed myself this week. The scale said 215.4 pounds. Last week it said 216 pounds. I’ve never been heavier or fatter. I know, I know. Some of ...

  • Maccan loses legion?

    MACCAN – The Maccan Legion will likely disband tomorrow evening. That’s the opinion of legion member Ruth Dwyer. “A lot of people have petered ...

  • Bedroom set with history

    AMHERST – She went out looking for a sofa. “I fell in love with it,” said Wendy Smith, of the antique bedroom suite she wound up purchasing. The ...

  • Dry spring challenges farmers

    FORT LAWRENCE – We’ve had rain recently, but for some farmers it may not be quite enough. Marilyn Carter raises beef cattle in Fort Lawrence. “It ...

  • Roll out the welcome mat

    New census data was released May 29 indicating our population demographics are aging. No surprise, there. Nova Scotia, however, has the ...

  • Judi Giroux next PC candidate

    AMHERST – It’s Judi Giroux. The Cumberland North Progressive Conservative Association elected their MLA candidate last night at Amherst Regional ...

  • Theatre auction funds move

    AMHERST – It might be your chance to own a piece of Tantramar Theatre history. An auction is being held in the Dominion Building this ...

  • Sunday's anniversary celebration

    AMHERST – The May long weekend. The forecast calls for mild temperatures and sunshine. Sunday might be a nice day to open the cottage. Or ...

  • New business committee to form

    AMHERST – Town council is taking action on the downtown and businesses in the core are responding favourably. A meeting last night at Town ...