Year in Review 2012

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Published on June 19, 2012

Acadian pride was on display during an April public consultation session in Tusket for an electoral boundaries review.TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on December 30, 2012

Yarmouth Consolidated Memorial High School Class of 2012 graduates Emily-Ann Sweeney, Emily Sweeney and Jaymee Webster. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on November 11, 2012

Canada West players surround goalie Jonah Imoo as the team prepares to go n the ice for their warmup prior to the start of the World Junior A Challenge between their team and Team USA at the Mariners Centre in Yarmouth. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on December 30, 2012

Members of the group Up and Coming share the stage in more ways than one during a performance of the Gotye song Somebody That I Used to Know. Julien Boudreau (far right) provided the vocals as Luke Babin (far left) added percussion on the guitar that was being played by Nicholas Pothier, Shane LeBlanc and Noah Warner. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on December 30, 2012

Yarmouth youngster Grace Rodney was excited to be celebrating her fourth birthday this year. Because she was born on Feb. 29, 2008, this was her first “real” birthday, since Feb. 29 only swings around once every four years. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on November 09, 2012

Cheering in the stands. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on December 30, 2012

YCMHS student Marc Surette is about to get a rude awakening, or make that a wet awakening, during a Water Day IWK hospital fundraiser the school held in June. Students donated money for the chance to drench each other with pylons, recycling bins and buckets filled with water, along with water guns and water balloons. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on December 03, 2012

Jessica Amirault paints using a paintbrush inserted into a mouthpiece since she doesn’t have the use of her arms. Helping her where hands are needed is Dan Earle who is as excited as Amirault is that some of her paintings will be on exhibit in the lobby of Th’YARC this month. The exhibit runs Dec. 4-14. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on November 11, 2012

Cheering for Canada West. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on November 26, 2012

Workspace was at a premium on board this vessel on Monday, Nov. 26, as it is loaded for the start of the lobster fishing in LFA 34 in southwestern Nova Scotia, which had been postponed due to strong winds. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Published on November 21, 2012

A meeting for crewmembers was held on Nov. 21. The turnout wasn't what the meeting organizer had hoped for. Another gathering is planned for Friday, Nov. 21 at 3 p.m. at the Lobster Rock Wharf. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on November 16, 2012

The special award recipients at the 36th Annual Yarmouth County Athletic Awards Banquet in 2012 were: (clockwise from front) Brett Mercier, Carol d'Entremont, Rob Sweeney, Eddie Hartley and Michelle MacKenzie. A new slate of nominees is being sought for this year. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on November 11, 2012

Canada West celebrates a goal. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on November 10, 2012

Cheering for Canada East. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on November 09, 2012

Well, the puck didn't make it in the net on this rush but the same could not be said for Canada West goalie Jonah Imoo or Canada East forward Brent Norris. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on November 09, 2012

Switzerland goalie Luca Boltshauser looks off to his side, the puck safe under his glove. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on November 07, 2012

Canada West goalie Curtis Skip lines up with teammates waiting to go on the ice. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on November 07, 2012

A high-five during a visit from the Canada East hockey team to Meadowfields. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on November 06, 2012

Dominic Boudreau is all smiles as he plays in his home following a day at school. He was also all smiles when he and his family recently went on a wish trip to Disneyworld.

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Published on October 24, 2012

Soccer districts championship game: Yarmouth vs Barrington. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on September 16, 2012

Wearing pink for Stand Up Against Bullying Day at Ecole Wedgeport. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on October 24, 2012

Yarmouth team celebrates its districts win. Carter Cunningham and Ethan LeBlanc, the team's two goalies, leap into the air in joy. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on August 05, 2012

West Pubnico Festival: Activities at the Dennis Point Wharf. Card board boat races. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on October 23, 2012

Disappointment for PEB players, even thought both teams played a hard-fought game. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on October 01, 2012

Plymouth School teacher Kevin MacLeod is duct taped to the wall while having pies thrown at him as a reward for the students efforts in raising funds during their Terry Fox Run. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on September 16, 2012

An anti-bullying walk was held in Yarmouth the evening of Sept. 13, which was also Stand Up Against Bullying Day in the province. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on September 10, 2012

Students arrive for their first day of classes at the new Yarmouth Consolidated Memorial High School on Forest Street. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on August 23, 2012

Pitcher Brayden Moses (left) receives congrats from players and coaches after striking out the last batter after Sheburne had loaded the bases three times in the 6th inning, yet only managed to score one run as Yarmouth twice made the out at the home plate. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on August 23, 2012

Snowbirds do a flypast as they leave Yarmouth. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on August 23, 2012

Flying over the airport property. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on August 13, 2012

Kelly Bellamon and her daughter Joy sang a song to end the evening that called on the commission not to divide Yarmouth. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on August 05, 2012

West Pubnico Festival: Activities at the Dennis Point Wharf. Crate run. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on July 25, 2012

2012 Seafest Mackerel Toss. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on July 22, 2012

2012 Seafest Parade of Lights. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on July 22, 2012

2012 Seafest Parade of Lights. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on June 26, 2012

PEB Class of 2012 graduates Shawnda Cherney and Samantha Comeau get their photo taken during the June 26 graduation ceremony. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on July 18, 2012

There were many activities for children during Seafest's Mayor's Picnic in the Park, including hula hoops. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on June 26, 2012

Yarmouth Consolidated Memorial High School teacher Wally Fiander, himself a member of the YCMHS Class of ’89, packs boxes in his classroom for the move to the new high school on Forest Street. He says he’ll miss the old building on Parade Street. Tina Comeau photo

Published on July 18, 2012

There were many activities for children during Seafest's Mayor's Picnic in the Park on the opening day of the two-week long festival. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on July 01, 2012

Members of the Nouvelle Écosse team run into the Mariners Centre during the June 30 opening ceremonies of the Finale des Jeux de l’Acadie. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on June 28, 2012

Kevin Volmer, a rescue specialist from the Coast Guard vessel Earl Grey, attends to the “injuries” of Breagh MacDonald and Thomas Dymond on Murder Island in the Tusket Islands chain. This was part of a June 27 simulated search and rescue training exercise. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on June 30, 2012

Natis Boudreau with the ball for team Nouvelle Écosse during a 6-0 win over Restigouche. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on June 20, 2012

Firefighters on the scene of a June 20 house fire at Lakeside Road. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on June 28, 2012

YCMHS Class of 2012 graduation. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on June 24, 2012

Walk the Walk for Autism. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on June 15, 2012

2012 Yarmouth Relay for Life. Yarmouth MLA Zach Churchill braces for a pie in the face from Haley Parent during the pie in the face auction. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on June 15, 2012

2012 Yarmouth Relay for Life. Luminaries ceremony. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on May 30, 2012

YCMHS prom night. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on May 30, 2012

YCMHS prom night. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on May 14, 2012

Yarmouth/Shelburne track and field districts. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on May 06, 2012

Fishermen listen intently to the discussion at a 1688 meeting on May 4 in Yarmouth. There was a lot of confusion at the meeting, and following it, pertaining to a strike. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on April 19, 2012

Yarmouth Mariners players interacted with some Central School students who cheered on the team as they left town for Woodstock on Thursday to compete in Game 7 of the MHL Kent Cup Final on Friday night. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on April 16, 2012

Bria MacKinnon came prepared to cheer on the Mariners. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Published on April 16, 2012

The Mariners celebrate one of their three goals in the second period of Game 6 versus Woodstock. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Vanguard associate editor Tina Comeau shares some of her images from 2012.

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