The Glengarry News



Rains washes out Monday night GSL, ERSL soccer

sean Jul 24, 2017 - 2:52pm

The Glengarry Soccer League has pulled the plug on all scheduled matches for Monday, July 24, due to the significant rain and impact on fields. Games will be rescheduled.

So far, we know that U10 games will be moved to Friday, and U18/19 matches will be played Sunday. Tier 2 men's games are to be determined.

Updated: The GSL cancellation includes scheduled ERSL play for the Glengarry Hearts U12 girls. As well, word has come down that fields in the Ottawa area have been closed, resulting in cancellation of all of tonight's matches.

A little rain cannot dampen Canada Day spirits

publisher Jul 1, 2017 - 11:34pm

This young boy epitomized the spirit of Canada Day in Glengarry as he took in a ground-level view of the July 1 Alexandria parade Saturday. Despite the rain, huge crowds turned out for festivities throughout the area.

Be sure to check out this week's edition of The Glengarry News for coverage of Canada Day around the county.



publisher Apr 7, 2017 - 10:40am

Motorists are advised that Prescott-Russell County Road 9 on both sides of the Séguin Bridge in the Riceville-Fournier area is closed due to flooding. It is not yet known when the road will re-open for travel.

Like many other water courses, the South Nation River has risen rapidly over the last 24 hours due to heavy rain.