Archive for the ‘Brooke-Alvinston’ Category

OPP investigating fatal one-vehicle crash in Brooke-Alvinston

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  Lambton OPP are investigating a single-vehicle crash that resulted in a 47-year-old woman from Petrolia, the only occupant of the vehicle involved, being pronounced dead at the scene. Police said the crash occurred around 5:45 a.m. when the vehicle, eastbound on Petrolia Line between Forest Road and Inwood Road, left the roadway and colided […]

Offensive graffiti under investigation in Brooke-Alvinston

Offensive Graffiti

Lambton OPP said sometime between the evening of the Jun. 13 and the following morning, property in Alvinston was marred with graffiti at a local venue in Alvinston. Someone went to the Brooke-Alvinston-Inwood arena and defaced parts of the property with offensive images. Spray paint was used to draw explicit sexual body parts on the […]

Father and son treated for dog bites over the Easter weekend

Lambton OPP said a six year old boy and his 35-year-old father were taken to hospital for treatment after both were attacked by a neighbourhood dog over the weekend. At around 5 p.m. on the Apr. 8, police said the young boy was playing in a fenced yard at a Morrell Street in Alvinston. The […]

OPP investigating threats made to staff, students at Brooke-Alvinston school

  Several officers from Lambton OPP are currently at the Brooke Central Public School located at 7989 Brooke Line, responding to what they say was a disturbing phone call to the school made from an unknown caller at around 2:30 pm. The caller, believed to be a male, indicated that harm would be done to […]

Alvinston Flyers lose all three Junior “C” over the weekend


It was a weekend to forget for the Alvinston Flyers in Great Lakes Junior “C” Hockey League action. The Flyer lost their third in as many night on Sunday, falling 6-4 to Belle River before less than 200 fans at the Greenwood Recreation Centre in Petrolia. Earlier, Alvinston had bowed 4-2 to Kingsville on Saturday […]

Local Scoreboard for Friday, November 18, 2011

Greater Ontario Junior Hockey League   Sarnia Legionnaires 9 Listowel 3 Lambton Shores Predators 6 Owen Sound 2   Great Lakes Jr “C” Hockey League   Dresden 4 Alvinston 3   Western Ontario Senior Hockey League   Petrolia Squires 5 Clinton 4   SWOSSA Senior Boys Football Final   Northern Vikings 19 Windsor-Herman 16 (Northern […]

Junior “C” scores for Friday, November 4, 2011

Great Lakes Junior "C" Scoreboard for Friday , November 4, 2011   Belle River          6          Mooretown          3 (Josh Teschke had a goal and two assists in a losing cause for the Flags)   Wheatley            2       […]

Elderly driver remains in critical condition in London after hitting farm vehicle

  Lambton OPP say a 78-year-old Brooke-Alvinston man who rear-ended a farm wagon Monday evening around 11 p.m. is in critical condition at London Health Sciences after first being transported to Blouewater Health by ambulance. The incident, which police are still investigating, occurred when the driver, driving westbound on Oil Springs Line between Inwood Droad […]

Alvinston Flyers sink the Lakers in Wallaceburg


The Alvinston Flyers spotted Wallaceburg a 4-1 lead less than 15 minutes into the game last night, before roaring back for a 7-5 victory over the Lakers in Great Lakes Junior “C” Hockey League action in Wallaceburg. Nick Atkinson had the game-winner midway through the third period, before Joe Archer iced the win with an […]

“Wright to the Point” tonight at 7 pm on TVCOGECO


Newly re-elected MPP Bob Bailey will be among the guests tonight on “Wright to the Point” on TVCOGECO. Veteran journalist Barry Wright will also welcome Dave McPhail, the chairman of the local Save the Jail Committee and Tom Marshall of the Sarnia Fire Rescue Service who will talk about Fire Safety Week.   “Wright to […]