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Ward system debate shelved for one year

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Town council has deferred any investigation of bringing a ward system for one year.

Town to eliminate director of economic and community development position?

Councillor Rick Fryer

Councillor Rick Fryer put forth a notice of motion Monday night to “phase out the position” in “such a way that we create no further costs or liabilities to the town.”

Amherstburg firefighters get ready in case an ice rescue is needed

Amherstburg firefighters, and a few from Tecumseh as well, were at Coopers Marina Saturday for 
ice rescue training. Police officers and EMS were also on hand.

Firefighters from all three stations, as well as some Tecumseh firefighters, were at Coopers Marina Saturday morning to train in case an ice rescue is ever needed.

Legal advice given to town council prompts response

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“The more I thought about it, the madder I got,” said Councillor Joan Courtney.

Sports

Members of AMA Sportsmen Association enjoy “Big Buck Sunday & 3-D shoot”

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Next 3-D shoot scheduled for April 12

Catz Meow holding Competitive Dance Team Gala this Saturday night

Members of the Catz Meow Competitive Dance Team gather for a group photo after a recent dress rehearsal (Submitted photo).

The Catz Meow Dance Education Centre’s competitive dance team will be hitting the stage and raising some money at the same time this weekend.

Midget AE Stars split weekend games in OMHA final series

Cayman Gagnon of the Amherstburg Midget AE Stars shoots and scores the first goal versus Ajax Knights last Sunday. The Stars and Knights split the two games in Ajax and return to the Libro Centre for Game 5 Saturday night.

Stars Midget AE travel team split a pair of games over the weekend in Ajax against the Ajax Knights.

Ki Moo Gwan students win several medals at tournament

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Martial arts students from Amherstburg, Windsor, Tecumseh, LaSalle and Leamington participated in the tournament.