The Kelly Ford Gander Flyers are extremely excited to announce Claude Elliott as the Teamís new President.
The current Mayor of Gander comes to the Flyers with an extensive resume of volunteer achievements. During his time in office, Mayor Elliott has served on every committee of Council, including the Government Restructuring Committee, the Physician Recruitment Committee and the Annexation of the Local Service District of Benton to the Town of Gander. [Full Story]
Grand Falls-Windsor Cataracts President Stan Coffin has announced that the team will return to Allan Cup competition when the event is held in New Brunswick in the spring of 2017. The Cataracts are coming off a season that saw them win their third straight Herder Memorial Championship. The team will look to take the next step when it travels to Bouctouche next April. In three previous attempts to win Canada's senior hockey championship the Cataracts advanced to the semi final each time but were unable to advance to the championship final. [Full Story]
A Special Meeting of the Central West Senior Hockey League Board of Directors was held last Monday,July 11,2016, and several significant decisions were made for the up-coming Season.
It was the unanimous decision of the meeting to put in place a detailed Plan and proposed Game Schedule for operation this season. And, to let the fans and players know that the 2016-2017 Season is a-go. [Full Story]
Comedian Shaun Majumder was in Grand Falls-Windsor this weekend to emcee the annual Salmon Dinner kicking off the 2016 Salmon Festival...
During his time on 'stage' at the "Joe", he clearly had trouble containing his enthusiasm for the 3 time defending Herder Champions - Cataracts. [Full Story]
The Cataracts Hockey Club Inc. held their annual Volunteer Appreciation Night last Friday evening,July 8th at the GFW 50+Senior's Complex in Grand Falls-Windsor.
Close to thirty(30) of the regular volunteers for the Cats began the event with BBQ steaks for supper, with refreshments,snacks; and at the end of the evening a draw for numerous "apperciation" prizes.
Stan Coffin, President of the Cataracts organization spoke briefly during the event, to restate the Club's gratitude for the faithful and busy volunteer group he was proud to fete at last week's gathering. [Full Story]