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Pulling the trigger in E-C


Edwardsburgh-Cardinal Council is vying to pass a controversial recommendation that would see the township become one of the first municipalities in Ontario to take action against cormorants. Cormorant control is currently being discussed at the provincial level of government.
JOURNAL PHOTO/HELEN MOTT
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Partnering for a good cause
Students from Benson Public School in Cardinal got a hands-on look at how the local food bank operates last week when they visited the Cardinal branch of the South Grenville Food Bank.
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Come see us at A Taste of Prescott
E-C mayor Pat Sayeau checks out the sweets at the 2105 Taste of Prescott. This years Taste of Prescott is Saturday June 25th Market Square 4pm - 8pm
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Town looks to score an assist from Feds for Leo upgrades
Prescott Council is hoping a grant application to the federal government will bring significant financial support for upgrades to the Leo Boivin Community Centre.
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Wayback Wednesday

Boundary’s top academic students


From the Prescott Journal, June 23, 1976 – Boundary Street Public School’s best students in the graduating class were among the many award winners at Wednesday’s graduation ceremonies. They include (left to right): Mark Olson (History Award), Robert Stretton (Science Award), Jane Ashton (Geography Award), Cavie Piarala (Most improved in Math), Gayle Mellon (Most improved in English), Blanka Vydra (French Award), Jane Hume (Music Award), Niccola Duffield (Language Arts), Ray Pekar (Math Award). Absent was Dana Culmer (Art Award).  
File Photo
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After the recent fires, the Prescott Rotary Wellington Early Act club wanted to do something to help the people of Fort McMurray They decided to raise funds to send to assist in rebuilding after the fires. The Rotary Club of Prescott agreed to match the funds they raised. The kids collected $821.50 in two weeks. With the parent club matching that amount, they are sending $1,643 to Fort McMurray.
Pictured are, front row: Debbie VanAsseldonk (Early Act Co-Ordinator), Lily Henderson, Jenny Learmonth, Kirstine Kemp and MacKenzie Knapp. Back Row: Ken Durand Jr. (Area Governor Seaway East), Justin Noseworthy, Candy Alexander, Ken Durand Sr. (Club President), Pearl Visser, and Chris McCorkell (President Elect)
Absent: Barbara Durand, Robert Dayman, Scott Laushwway, Brian Laushway, Shawn Connors, and Karen Atcheson
JOURNAL PHOTO/FRASER
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