Over the weekend the Blackville High Boys hockey team played an amazing game against the St. Leonard boys team.
The boys gave their best effort as they were going into the third period down 6-2. The boys clawed their way back as they came to a 7-6 loss.
Scoring for the boys were Peyton Gillespie with 2, Preston Gillespie with 2, Garett Donohue with 1, Caleb Gillespie with 1.
The High School Girls played an incredible game against JMH winning 6-2. It was their first game of the year. Scoring for the girls were Drea Hallihan with 2, Layla Hallihan with 1, Amber walls with 1, Laura Colford with 1, and Jayna Brennan with 1.
Tuesday, November 13, 2018
It is no secret that for as long as words were written, and possibly even before then, knowledge was shared through text. The most text that some of today’s youth see is an instant message. It is my personal opinion, along with many others, that social media lowers intelligence, and this is where most spend their time in recent years. Society has abandoned books and knowledge for on screen opinions. What does that mean for the direction in which society is heading?
Thursday, November 8, 2018
Hosts Christopher Underhill and Kel Vickers share news and sports updates from Blackville School. Heard every Friday on Life Radio. This week's feature is the Remembrance Day Ceremony at the school on Thursday, November 8.
Friday, November 2, 2018
The The Blackville Talon hosted a colouring contest for Halloween and the winners are:
|Maria Rowsell was the winner for Kindergarten|
|Kamryn Curtis was the winner for Grade 1|
Thursday, November 1, 2018
Fifty students will be able to visit Rwanda during the first or second week of March 2020, for a cross culture learning experience inspired by Romeo Dallaire.
Lieutenant-General Roméo Antonius Dallaire, is a Canadian humanitarian, author and retired senator and general. Dallaire founded The Roméo Dallaire Child Soldiers Initiative, and has written novels concerning these types of issues.
Dallaire will be speaking in Miramichi to help launch this Africa 2020 initiative on Thursday, November 1. About thirty Blackville high school students will be attending the afternoon presentation at James M. Hill.
Thursday evening he will be an honoured guest at a dinner and silent auction fundraiser at the Rodd Miramichi. Dallaire will be the keynote speaker at the dinner and will be introduced by Senator David Adams Richards.
Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Players who will be graduating this year are: Peyton Gillespie, Devon Underhill, Garett Donohue, Denver Donovan and Ethan Whalen.
The only goal for the boys was from Denver Donovan on a plenty kick.