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Alvinston Indians lose tight game in senior men’s fastball


  The Alvinston Indians traveled to Springfield last evening, to play the Springfield Brewers in St. Thomas & District Major Fastball League action. The Indians scored first in the top of the first inning, when Chapman walked, advanced to second on a pass ball, and then scored on an RBI single by Jeff Ingram.  However, Springfield was […]

Central Lambton Family Health Team now accepting new patients


The Central Lambton Family Health Team is now accepting new patients from Petrolia and surrounding area who have not been able to access local health care.   “It is wonderful to be on the receiving end of the gratitude that the residents of this rural area are demonstrating as they register with us for services […]

Road closure in east Lambton

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A lengthy road closure begins today in Brooke-Alvinston. Shiloh Line, between Old Walnut Road and Little Ireland Road, will be closed for culvert replacement. The work is expected to take six weeks.

Alvinston beats Springfield in senior men’s fastball

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The Alvinston Indians made short work on Sunday afternoon, when they defeated the Springfield Brewers 8-0 in five innings of ball, in St. Thomas & District Major Fastball League action.     The Indians scored two runs in the first, when Joe Triest walked to start the inning off.  Jamie Shields then followed with a […]

Alvinston Indians in Michigan next weekend for world tournament qualifier

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The Alvinston Indians of the St. Thomas and District Fastball League is among 16 teams taking part in the International Softball Congress 2012 qualifier next weekend at Frankenmeuth, Michigan. The Indians will compete in a division with teams from Munger, Michigan, Ekhart, Indiana and Liberty, Ohio. Alvinston opens play on Friday night at 9:30 against […]

Alvinston Indians take two from Glanworth in senior fastball

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The Alvinston Indians returned home Thursday night for a double header against the Glanworth Gators.     In game #1, the Indians ended the game in five innings, as a series of errors helped the Indians to a 7-0 shutout win.  Scoring for the Indians were Chris Sheppard (2), Ryan Chapman, Eric Hyatt, Jeff Lyons, […]

Alvinston Indians topple Astros in senior fastball action

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The Alvinston Indians travelled to Glencoe on Tuesday evening, to face the Glencoe Astros. It was a 2-2 game through 4 innings, before the Alvinston Indians exploded for 6 runs in the fifth inning, and four more runs in the sixth inning, en route to a 12-4 win over the Astros.  Doug Charlton was the […]

Police investigate theft of crane batteries near Inwood

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Lambton OPP is investigating a theft of five crane batteries from a residence in the 3000 block of Inwood Road at about 1 this morning. Police say the property owner saw a mid to late 90’s white or silver van in the yard before the theft was discovered. The value of the missing batteries is […]

Alvinston Indians split doubeheader

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The top two teams in the St. Thomas & District Major Fastball League faced off against one another on Tuesday evening in Fingal, for a double-header.   Game #1 pitted Indians ace Brad Young against St. Thomas pitcher Todd Winkworth.  St. Thomas went in front in the first inning on a 2-out blast by Brent […]

Alvinston’s Ed Wagner to receive OHA achievement award


  Two well-known hockey men will be honoured in their home rinks this season with the Ontario Hockey Association Crystal Puck Award. The award, for outstanding contributions to the OHA, will be presented to Ed Wagner, Owner/Operator of the Alvinston Flyers of the Great Lakes Junior “C” Hockey League and Wayne Cowell, former coach, manager […]