Archive for the ‘Brooke-Alvinston’ Category

Alvinston Indians win playoff opener in extra innings

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After more then a week off, the Alvinston Indians opened up their second season, when they traveled to Glencoe to face the Astros, in the first game of their best 2 out of 3 quarterfinal series.     The game was a tight affair, with Aaron Stocking doing the only damage in the first 4 […]

East Lambton man surrenders to Sarnia Police in connection with hit and run


An Alvinston man has turned himself into Sarnia Police in a connection with an alleged hit and run accident at Davis and Julia Streets on Sunday. The 21-year-old surrendered to authorities just after 4 pm on Monday. He was held for bail and faces charges of Failing to Remain and Breach of Probation.  

Alvinston wins ORSA provincial crown

The Alvinston Indians Midget Boys Softball team has won the Ontario Rural Softball Association “C” title. The Indians beat Burgessville (near Woodstock), 7-6 last night to capture the provincial final, two games to one.

Lambton Cattlemen’s BBQ tonight


The Lambton Cattlemen's Association 28th annual all you can eat BBQ is set for later today (Wed, August 3) at the Brooke Alvinston Inwood Community Centre on Walnut Street in Alvinston. The event begins at 5:30 and last until 7 pm Tickets are $17 at the door for adults, children 6-11, $5 and children under […]

Alvinston Indians win regular season finale in Inwood

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The Indians had one game to make up and did so on Tuesday evening, in Inwood, against the visiting Morpeth Magic.  Alvinston got to work early and often, scoring 2 runs in the first, and 3 more in the second to take a commanding 5-0 lead.  Then after a pitching change, the Indians were able […]

Kerwood driver loses licence for three days

A 22-year-old resident of Kerwood lost his licence for three days after being stopped by Lambton OPP in the Nauvoo Road area of Petrolia line in Brooke-Alvinston on Friday. Officers say they stopped a vehicle just before 9 p.m. and determined that the driver had been consuming alcoholic beverages. The driver faces charges of Speeding, […]

Alvinston Indians split pivotal doubleheader

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  The Alvinston Indians played at home in front of a strong crowd on what was a muggy Thursday evening, for a double-header against the Shedden Mission in game 1, and the St. Thomas Storm in game 2.  First up was the Shedden Mission, and after falling behind 1-0 early to Shedden, an Andy Triest […]

Suspected drunk driver stopped in Brooke-Alvinston

A 46-year-old Petrolia man will appear in court next month in Sarnia to answer to charges of impaired driving and being over the legal limit. Lambton OPP say the man was arrested on Monday night at around 11 pm after an erratic driver was stopped on LaSalle Line in the area of White Pine Road […]

Alvinston Indians game tonight cancelled due to extreme heat

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The extreme heat has caused the cancellation of tonight's St. Thomas and District Fastball League match up between the Alvinston Indians and Morpeth Magic scheduled for tonight in Alvinston. The teams will play a doubleheader in Morpeth tomorrow night beginning at 7:30 p.m.

OPP report a variety of break and enter incidents, remind residents to lock doors

Lambton OPP are urging area residents to remain vigilant and report any suspicious vehicles or persons in their neighbourhoods, this after several break and enter incidents that have occurred over the last week. The incidents include: A July 12 incident in which a residence in the 900 block of McCready Road in Dawn-Eupemia was ransacked […]