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Section of Alma St. to be closed for most of October

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Town says Alma St. will be closed between Howard Ave. and Walker Road from Oct. 3-29

Town reverses position, will buy Belle Vue

Robert and Debra Honor discuss the historic Belle Vue house during a recent private tour. The town voted Sept. 26 to purchase the home after originally voting to not pursue the purchase Sept. 12.

Motion passes by 3-2 vote with DiCarlo, DiPasquale and Courtney in favour, Meloche and Fryer opposed

Legion Br. 157 ceremony honours memory of Alexander Clarke

Caldwell First Nation Chief Louise Hillier speaks alongside Royal Canadian Legion Br. 157 2nd Vice President Jeff Turner during a ceremony honouring Alexander Clarke at the Wyandotte Indian Cemetery Sept. 24. (RTT Photo by Adam D’Andrea)

Clarke fought with British forces in 1812

Mission president surprised with award during organization’s AGM

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Mission serves 16,094 meals, distributes 669 food baskets over past year

Sports

OCAA women’s soccer championship to be at Libro Centre in October

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The St. Clair Saints are the host team in this year’s provincial tournament Oct. 27-29

Local coaching legend forced to take a step back due to health reasons

The General Amherst football team won the SWOSSAA “B” championship in 1963. Dave Scott is in the front row, wearing uniform #36. Scott was the quarterback and went on to have a lengthy coaching career which he still aims to continue at General Amherst. (Special to the RTT)

Campaign underway to have Dave Scott inducted into Windsor-Essex Sports Hall of Fame

Admirals lose to Blenheim and Essex over the weekend

Admirals forward Jordan Luciw (9) hurdles Essex goalie Tyler Ryan during Sunday night's action at the Libro Centre. The 73's beat the Admirals 6-5 in overtime.

Admirals’ next home game is this Sunday night when they host Dresden at 7 p.m.

Amherstburg Midget Majors open season with three weekend wins

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The Midget Majors continue their early season with a game Saturday at the Libro Centre at 8:10 p.m. against LaSalle