IN THE NEWS

Integrity Commissioner recommends reprimand for Voakes

by Sylene Argent The majority of Council approved suspending one month of Councillor Voakes’s remuneration,…

Libraries remain closed as school approaches

by Fred Groves Essex librarians are turning up the heat but, so far, their employers…

Essex to launch heritage plaque program

submitted to EFP The Essex Municipal Heritage Committee will launch its new Heritage Plaque Program…

Transportation Minister tours Highway #3

by Sylene Argent As there have been many accidents, some of which have been fatal,…

In Our Community

Junior firefighters spend a week on the job

by Fred Groves Last week, aspiring firefighters received a close up look into what it…

Harrow Fair all about “Farmers’ Bounty”

by Sylene Argent Over the  Labour Day Weekend, September 1-4, Harrow will offer its 162nd annual fair. This…

RCMP Musical Ride a hit at WETRA

  by Fred Groves Ashley Taylor’s biography may read that she is from Inuvik, NWT,…

Transportation Museum honours super volunteers

by Sylene Argent The Canadian Transportation Museum & Heritage Village relies on the hard work…

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Sports

Three more wins for Essex Rookie Yellow Jackets

submitted to EFP The Essex Rookie (8 & 9 year olds) baseball team has been…

Sports Roundup – Orioles win senior baseball title

by Fred Groves The Essex Senior Baseball League wrapped up its season on Sunday, and the Woodslee…

Rookie Jackets line up against top team

submitted to EFP The first place Tecumseh Rangers came to town on August 10, and…