Archive for the ‘Oil Springs’ Category

Auditions for Lambton Young Theatre Players


Fall is in the air, and the Lambton Young Theatre Players are anxious to tread the boards once again! With three exciting programs in the works, the Players are bursting with energy and enthusiasm for Fall Drama Classes, Bad Guys in Boomtown – The Great Plank Road Heist, and auditions for a Christmas production of […]

Updated: Missing man found near Oil Springs

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Lambton OPP has now located a 48-year-old disabled man who wandered away from his home west of Oil Springs early this morning. (Tuesday, September 13) Police say Brian Galonsky, who suffers from a brain injury, has been found near Oil Springs.  He had been missing from his Aberfeldy Line home since about 2 am. "Thanks […]

The sights and sounds of the fair this weekend in Petrolia


The fall fair season in Lambton County begins tonight (Friday, September 9) with the opening of the Petrolia and Enniskillen Fall Fair at Greenwood Park. The midway opens tonight at 5 pm, the four-hour tractor pull event begins at 6 and the opening ceremonies are scheduled for 7 pm. Activities continue Saturday and Sunday, with the […]

Six candidates now on the ballot in Sarnia-Lambton


And then there were six. That's how many candidates now are vying for the provincial seat in the Sarnia-Lambton riding. The latest two to step forward are Andy Bruziewicz and Andrew Falby. Bruziewicz will run as an independent and Falby will carry the Ontario Libertarian Party banner. Others in the race are Progressive Conservative Bob […]

OPP report theft from Oil Springs garage over weekend

Lambton OPP say they are investigating a break and enter that occurred on Richmond Street in Oil Springs some time between 3 pm. on Sept. 2 and 2 pm. on Sept. 5. The incident, which involved unknown persons entering a locked detached garage and the theft of a large quantity of hand tools and power […]

Sabrina Redick is Petrolia and Enniskillen Fair Ambassador


An 18-year-old woman from RR2 Oil Springs has been chosen the Petrolia and Enniskillen Fair Ambassador for the 2011/12. Sabrina Redick, a Lambton College hairdressing strudent, won the honour at an event at the Lion's Hall in Petrolia on Thursday night. She takes over from Jonathan Krall whose reign came to an end last night. […]

Lawn mower races today in Oil Springs


The Village of Oil Springs has lawn mower races scheduled for this afternoon at its ball diamond, just off Oil Heritage Road (Highway 21) The races begin at 1 pm. Everyone is welcome.  

Weekend roundup include damage to police vehicle


A close call for two Sarnia Police officers early Saturday morning. A police vehicle was damaged when it was struck while stopped in the area of Exmouth Street and Indian Road. The Tahoe was struck when one officer was assisting another officer. A 26-year-old Sarnia has been charged with careless driving. The driver was not […]

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 […]

Lions Club raffle winners announced

The Lions Clubs of Zone 24 West raised $6,631 for Canadian Diabetes through its recent had a raffle fundraiser. The club involved are the Petrolia Lions, Wyoming Lions, Glencoe Lions, Sarnia Lions, Bluewater Lions and Melbourne Lions. The winner are listed below; 1st prize winner of a John Deere riding lawn mower was John Brady […]