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Monthly Archives: August 2016

The Great Benjamin’s Circus Coming to Blackville

The Great Benjamin’s Circus Coming to Blackville

The Great Benjamin’s Circus will be coming to Blackville on Wednesday, September 7 at 7:00pm at the Blackville Ball Park. The 3rd generation of Circus Family originates from Mexico and the United States. Their Circus is a one of a kind experience, featuring clowns, juggling, acrobats, daredevils, and much more! Great Benjamin’s Circus prides themselves… Continue Reading

Village of Blackville to Celebrate 50 Years

Village of Blackville to Celebrate 50 Years

The village of Blackville is turning 50!  To commemorate this milestone, there will be a 50th anniversary celebration of our incorporation as a village on Saturday, September 3 from 2:00pm to 5:00pm. Come on out to the Blackville Municipal Park and enjoy a day with lots of activities and fun for the entire family! A… Continue Reading

Free Backpacks for Low Income Families

Free Backpacks for Low Income Families

Are your kids ready for school? Big Brothers Big Sisters / Boys and Girls Club of Miramichi is offering free backpacks for children in Grades 1 to 8 at Blackville School. A limited number of backpacks are available and consists of basic school supplies. If your combined household income is below $30,000, call Big Brothers… Continue Reading

Blackville Fire Department Hosts Open House

Blackville Fire Department Hosts Open House

The Blackville Fireman’s Club hosted an open house on Saturday, August 20 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm. Spectators of all ages watched as firefighters performed an auto extrication demonstration and water rescue display. All fire trucks, including the newest truck that was purchased in June, were on display.  Members of the Blackville RCMP handed out gifts… Continue Reading

Governments Fund Storm Sewer Project in Blackville

Governments Fund Storm Sewer Project in Blackville

Pat Finnigan, Member of Parliament for Miramichi-Grand Lake and Hon. Bill Fraser, Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure and minister responsible for the Northern and Miramichi Funds, today announced $206,251 in joint funding for infrastructure upgrades in the village of Blackville. The village of Blackville will use this funding to conduct a storm sewer renewal project… Continue Reading

Father Joseph Okoko Leaving Local Churches

Father Joseph Okoko Leaving Local Churches

After six years of service at Saint Raphael’s Parish in Blackville and Our Lady of Mount Carmel in Howard, Rev. Joseph Okoko, will be leaving the Parish and the Diocese to pursue graduate studies for his community. A celebration Mass will be held on Monday, August 22 at 7:00 pm. Presentations will be given to… Continue Reading

Deep Sea Discovery Vacation Bible School

Deep Sea Discovery Vacation Bible School

Hillside Church in Blackville will be hosting their annual Summer Vacation Bible School for children Grades K -5. The VBS will be held for 3 days: Tuesday, August 16th to Thursday, August 18th from 2:00pm to 4:30pm each afternoon. There is no cost to attend and all faiths are welcome.  Snacks will be provided. Activities… Continue Reading

Blackville Fire Department to Host Open House

Blackville Fire Department to Host Open House

The Blackville Fireman’s Club will be hosting an open house on Saturday, August 20 at the fire hall, 54 Main Street. The open house starts at 1:00 pm with a free BBQ beginning at 2:00 pm. The firefighters will be performing an auto extrication demonstration at 2:30pm, followed by a water rescue display at 3:00pm.… Continue Reading

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