‘Castin’ for Cash’ slated for July 6-7

By Robin McCormick
Devlin correspondent

Bill and Nel Godin from Lake Despair Lodge are all set to go with the annual “Castin’ for Cash” Bass Tournament.
A total of 55 teams have signed up all hoping to have the biggest total after two days of bass fishing. Weigh-ins begin Friday at 4 p.m. and are Saturday at 4 p.m. also.
There will be a fish fry Friday evening with fish and all the trimmings. The cost of the meal is $12 for adults and $8 for youth.
The Muskie hockey team will have food booths set up all weekend, with all your favourite tasty foods. Warren Anderson will provide canned music both nights, come out and enjoy this tournament.
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Congratulations to Adam Esselink and Ashley Stromness who were recently engaged your community sends you all the best in your upcoming marriage.
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Scott Galusha and Leeann Shattler with baby, Callum, arrived at Ralph and Tamara’s (Scott’s parents) from North Bay on Saturday evening just in time to have baby Callum baptized on Sunday at Pither’s Point Park.
Scott and Ralph will be fishing together at the Lake Despair tournament this coming weekend.
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Martin and Twila Darrah have been home visiting Rosella Galbraith (Martin’s mom) Martin and Twila now live in Edmonton, AB.
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Cornell Farms will host a barn concert on Saturday, July 7 at 7:30 p.m. This show will be made up of several local performers, including Shannon Darby, Wayne and Dinette McIntyre, Kenneth Kellar, Lauren Gurski, Shane Beck, Garnett Cornell, and more.
This show will be made up of several styles of music including: violin, piano, guitar, and vocals.
John Dutton will be helping the Cornells with the organization of this concert.
Tickets will be selling fast, so get your’s soon.
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The winner of the Emo Legion 50/50 draw was Kaylee Stratchan. She won $846.00 and Lois Shine sold the winning ticket.
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Dev-Lynn’s June gas draw was won by Lori Ottoson. She won a $100 gas voucher.
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Sympathy to Cheryl Mose and her family on the passing of her brother, Steven Daw. Your community is thinking of you at this sad time.