October 21, 2014 - 14:46
The Victoria Cross is the British Commonwealth’s highest award for military bravery and 69 Canadians won it during the First World War, among them four plucky soldiers from Nova Scotia.
October 21, 2014 - 14:20
Double, double, toil and trouble, fire burn and cauldron bubble. You can tell Halloween is around the corner as store shelves pile high with candy corn, suckers, bubble gum, chocolate bars and the list goes on.
October 21, 2014 - 14:03
They stand on a hill, in a grove of trees or on the shoreline, white spires reaching to the sky, but they are now no longer in regular use by the communities that once struggled to ensure they existed. They are our churches.
October 20, 2014 - 11:33
The Events column is for non-profit listings of events in Digby County. Items may run twice for free before the event’s date. Email items to firstname.lastname@example.org, fax to 245-6136, post online at www.digbycourier.ca or mail to the Digby Courier at 124 Water St., Box 670, Digby, N.S., B0V 1A0, attention: Events. Deadline for submitting listings is Thursday at 4 p.m.
October 19, 2014 - 13:33
DIGBY NECK - Whale watching in the Bay of Fundy, one of the top tourism draws in the region, finished strong after a slow start to the season, according to local operators. 1
October 19, 2014 - 13:21
DIGBY - Phil Carty likes to keep his promises.On Saturday, the Digby man defeated Mark MacPhail of Ben Eoin, in the heavyweight (over 200 pounds) right hand division at Battle of the Atlantic arm wrestling competition in Bridgewater 3
October 18, 2014 - 15:32
DIGBY - Phone circuits were heating up Friday as thousands of calls were made by people hoping to become patients of Digby’s new family physicians. 3
October 18, 2014 - 11:25
October is International Walk to School Month. The celebration gives children, parents, teachers and community leaders a chance to celebrate the benefits of walking, more specifically walking to and from school.