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Prescott’s Silver Belle!
Chartrand of Prescott reacts to her personal best score in the long
program at the 2015 Canadian Figure Skating Championships with her
coaches, Leonid Birinberg and Michelle Lee, at the K-Rock Centre in
Kingston Saturday. Chartrand won the long program, giving her a silver
medal and a spot on the Canadian national team for next month’s Four
Continents Figure Skating Championships in South Korea and for the
World Figure Skating Championships in March.
Stephan Potopnyk photo
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|Thompson joins Prescott Journal staff as reporter
Thompson hopes you think he is contemplating something deep or pensive,
but he is actually picking his fantasy football line-up.
Eric Thompson photo
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|Zumba for Lilly
Zumba instructor Jamie Farfan hams it up with
Laura Bryce onstage at the Prescott Fire Hall Saturday. Over 135
attended the “Zumba for Lily” event organized by Bryce to support the
ongoing medical costs associated with the Spencerville toddlers
upcoming kidney transplant.
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Volunteer Centre 4th annual Dancing Stars of Leeds-Grenville
Stars of Leeds Grenville 2015 representatives Austin DeLuis, Elsie Van
Rooi, Leigh Bursey and Wendy Galloway were on hand for the Launch Party
hosted at the Keystorm Pub in Brockville on Friday, January 23.
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J.P. Wiser and Herb Caldwell first on our list of the Prescott Journal’s 125
picture) Herb Caldwell, right, poses with his son, Geoffrey, and the
Hoourable Prime Minister John Diefenbaker during a duck hunt in 1953.
(Bottom picture) J.P. Wiser drove the Prescott economy through the
early years of the Prescott Journal, which began publishing in its
current format in 1890.
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Hat trick for Smith as Flyers win penalty-filled affair Westport
forward Devon Degray celebrates one of the Flyers’ first period goals
over the Gananoque at the Leo Boivin Saturday night. The Flyers
defeated the visiting Islanders by a score of 5-0.
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