The Dodds family of Winthrop has been living and breathing plowing matches for decades. As a result, the majority of the family has received recognition both at home and abroad for their efforts in competitions, but also in bringing events to life.
A significant aspect of the annual International Plowing Match (IPM) is the Queen Competition which, for more than half a century, has been recognizing the efforts of Queens from local plowing matches.
On Tuesday, June 12, the annual Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics made its way through Huron County. The runners were in Blyth in the late morning, making their way through the village before heading south to Clinton, then Goderich
For the past eight years, Freedom Maple Syrup has been contributing to the Families of the Fallen Soldiers fund and, last year, the organization marked a tenfold increase in its annual donation over its first year.
Scott Ramsay, one of Blyth s most celebrated artists and a past winner of the Huron County Art Bank competition, submitted a piece for this year s Blyth Festival Art Gallery Community Show called Solitude .
A dedicated group of some of Huron County s youngest residents has some big plans for a tent at this year s International Plowing Match (IPM), which they plan to fill with their even bigger aspirations.
The worlds of literature, film and theatre crossed paths Friday night at Blyth Memorial Hall when the Alive Munro Festival of the Short Story presented a viewing of author and filmmaker Michael Ondaajte s The Clinton Special.
Rick Sickinger and the Huron Arts and Heritage Network (HAHN) have brainstormed a number of ways to display the county s artistic side this September at the International Plowing Match (IPM) in Walton.
When people are looking to get where they are going at the 2017 International Plowing Match (IPM) in Walton this September, signs will be there to help lead the way thanks to Ken Scott and his dedicated signage committee.
Hullett Central Public School held its annual spring carnival and silent auction Friday night at the Blyth and District Community Centre, welcoming students and their parents to the arena for a night of fun.
A group of 16 current students and recent graduates from F.E. Madill Secondary School, along with teachers and some chaperones, recently visited Europe as part of the 100th anniversary of the battle of Vimy Ridge in France.
The September, Huron County will play host to the 100th International Plowing Match in Walton. The last time Huron County hosted the match was in 1999. It is historically referred to as the Dust Match and Walton s Graeme Craig was the man who led it...
The Brussels Optimist Club held its annual spring dinner and auction Saturday night at the Brussels, Morris and Grey Community Centre. The evening featured silent and live auctions, catered dinner, guest speakers and plenty of fun
The inclusion of the Princess competition at the International Plowing Match (IPM) outside of Walton this year represents the culmination of hard work by Barb Terpstra, the competition chair, and George and Ruth Townsend.
Landowner fears over property rights as affected by the proposed Huron Natural Heritage Plan Implementation Strategy dominated the discussion at the Huron County Federation of Agriculture s Local Politician Forum in Clinton
On Monday night, Central Huron Council voted to maintain the municipality s current ward system.
Council faced widespread criticism of the proposed move in the form of several delegations, the municipality s own website poll and the opinion of residents
After noticing that Brussels Agricultural Society Secretary Treasurer Brian Schlosser had refused monetary compensation for the job, members suggested a change, despite Schlosser s good-natured gesture.
Huron County Council has authorized a memorandum of understanding with Regional Touriism Organization 4 (RTO 4) to work together on the county s tourism and marketing strategy, focusing on three key projects, including one in Blyth.
In an International Plowing Match (IPM) version of the passing of the torch, dirt was brought from this year s match in Harriston in Wellington County to Brussels and Huron County, near the site of next year s match in Walton.
In just under a year and a half, the brainchild of Blyth s Doug Scrimgeour has resulted in an estimated over $15 million worth of used fire and emergency medical services (EMS) equipment being repurposed to Mexico.