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MONDAY, Oct. 30/17

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AYLMER, EAST ELGIN TODAY:

 

*OCT 23-NOV 17 Aylmer Fall Leaf Collection

-Aylmer Council Public Library Meeting; EECC (Imperial); 7 pm

 

-Tue -EESS hosts: Girls Bball v Parkside

-Wed -EEC Complex Board; 7 pm

-Thu -Bayham 7 pm, Malahide 7:30 pm Councils

Sat -Aylmer Spitfires host: Lambeth, 7:15 pm

 

 

AYLMER APARTMENT FIRE

 

(Information from Chief Sam Taylor) – “On Tuesday at 5:30 pm 17 firefighters responded to 5 Walnut St. for a reported structure fire. Fire crews encountered heavy smoke conditions. The majority of the fire damage was to Unit 2 with water and smoke damage to Unit 1 and smoke damage to the remainder of the building. No damage estimate at this time. The possible cause of the fire is electrical. The work being done on the building roof was not a factor in the cause of the fire. There were working smoke alarms present. The two displaced occupants found lodging with family members.”

 

 

EESS SPORTS THU.:

 

-GIRLS BBALL – SR – CECI 39 EESS (5-2) 31; JR – EESS (7-3) 36 CECI 16

-BOYS VBALL – SR – PCI 3 EESS (4-4) 1; JR – PCI 3 EESS (1-7) 0

 

 

BAYHAM FIRE REPORT

 

(Information from Chief Randy White)

-Oct 26, station 2 Straffordville, medical assist on James Line

-Oct 26, station 1 Port Burwell, medical assist on Centre Ct. Vienna

-Oct 27, station 2 Straffordville, CO alarm sounding on Plank Rd

-Oct 27, station 1 Port Burwell, medical assist on Victoria St.

 

 

SPITS GRAZED TWICE

 

AYLMER – The Aylmer Spitfires were on the losing end of a pair of 2-1 scores in Provincial Junior C hockey this weekend. Friday they were edged 2-1 in Exeter and Saturday here they fell 2-1 to Dorchester. Friday, Exeter outshot Aylmer in every period in the win – James Collins was the lone Spits’ marksman. Saturday, Dorchester broke a 1-1 tie with a goal in the last five minutes of play – Dallas Loiselle had the only Aylmer marker. The Spitfires now have three wins and ten losses in the nine team league. Next game is Saturday hosting Lambeth.

 

 

ELGIN HEALTH: WHOOPING COUGH CONCERN

 

(Contributed) – “Elgin St. Thomas Public Health has noted a rise in the number of pertussis (whooping cough) cases over the past week. The Health Unit would like you to make sure you are up-to-date with all your shots (vaccines) and to speak with your doctor right away if you have an unexplained cough that has lasted a long time. See your doctor if you have had a cough that lasts more than two weeks. Whooping cough may end with vomiting and/or a “whooping” sound. In many people, the symptoms get worse and last for weeks and even months. Whooping cough is very serious for babies and pregnant women in their last 3 months of pregnancy.

 

 

OBITUARIES

 

-White, Elva Mae of Springwater passed away Sunday in her 100th year. Wife of the late Charles White. Survivors: daughter in law Pat White, grandchildren Bryan and Jason(Brandy) White etc… Elva was a resident of Springwater since 1941. Visitation at the HA Kebbel Funeral Home on Wednesday 2-4 and 7-9 pm. where the funeral service will be held on Thursday at 11 am.

 

 

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