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Treasured Memories Auction Raises Over $8,000

Petrolia, ON – Over $8,000 has been raised at the County of Lambton Adult Enrichment Centre Advisory Committee’s Treasured Memories Gala Fundraising Auction. Proceeds from the biannual event support needs identified at the County’s two Adult Enrichment Centre sites at Lambton Meadowview Villa in Petrolia and Marshall Gowland Manor in Sarnia. Funds this year will […]

Erratic driving leads to impaired driver

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Lambton OPP said that at around 2 a.m. on Jun. 20, an officer flagged down the driver of a Chevrolet Monte Carlo on Wellington after it was seen to strike the curb. The female driver was found to be impaired by alcohol and arrested. The driver was brought to the Petrolia OPP Detachment for have […]

Hank Williams tribute concert with George Hamilton

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George Hamilton IV plans to show you "The Other Side of Hank Williams" when he performs his acclaimed tribute show for charity on Apr. 14 at Victoria Playhouse in Petrolia. The live music presentation, called Luke the Drifter: The Other Side of Hank Williams, is being sponsored by St. Stephen’s Anglican Church in Courtright with […]

Two new doctors signing up as ER doctors in Petrolia

Bluewater Health says it has received expressions of intent from two emergency room doctors to join Charlotte Eleanor Englehart Hospital in Petrolia, one in June, the other in September. Dr. Tanvir Ahmed, who most recently has been practicing hospital and emergency medicine in Monticello, Mississippi, has already been providing some shifts in Petrolia and is […]

Blood donors needed in Petrolia in the month of March

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The need for blood is significant and constant. That’s the message from Canadian Blood Services ahead of a donor clinic taking place this month in Petrolia. Kristen Ungar of Canadian Blood Services has said, “The need for blood is significant as it takes many units to help save a life.” Ungar is urging Lambton County […]

Leap year babies just can’t get enough of today

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If asked how old he is today, Samuel Sanderson might tell you he's four, but he wouldn't necessarily be wrong if he were to say one. That's because Samuel, son of Petrolia residents Ryan and Jackie Sanderson, was born in the early morning hours of February 29, 2008, the last leap day. Young Mr. Sanderson […]

The need for blood is significant, donors needed in Petrolia

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The need for blood is significant and constant. That’s the message from Canadian Blood Services ahead of a one-day clinic in Petrolia planned for Monday, Jan. 23. Kristen Ungar of Canadian Blood Services has said, “The need for blood is significant as it takes many units to help save a life.” As we begin the […]

Blood donors needed in Petrolia

As Canadians prepare to celebrate this holiday season, many patients will be fighting to celebrate life itself. according to Canadian Blood Services. A blood drive today (Monday, Nov. 28) still has a number of appointment spots open. New donors and walk-ins are also welcome at the Petrolia New Life Assembly Church between 12:30 p.m. and […]

Petrolia Squires remain at .500, splitting two games on the weekend

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The Petrolia Squires saw their record fall to 6-6 on the season with a 4-2 loss in Tavistock on Saturday night in Western Ontario Senior Hockey League action. The Royals lead the conference with a 9-1 record. Petrolia had defeated Clinton, 5-4 on home ice on Friday night, with J.J. Martin notching the winning goal […]

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

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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 […]