Students pull fire truck for Terry Fox at OSDSS Thursday

Bragging rights and cookies were the prizes at a good old-fashioned fire truck pull Thursday morning at OSDSS. Hundreds of the school’s 1,200-plus students watched the spectacle, while music pumped from speakers and MC Joshua Durette called on teams named The Potatoes, Mr. Watson’s Knee Replacement, Plan B, Attack team members, and others, to take […]

OSDSS teachers game for pie-in-the-face fun

Whipped cream pies were flying into teachers’ faces almost as fast as they were made at Owen Sound District Secondary School Thursday. It was a fundraiser for Sick Kids hospital and an event which was organized by 16-year-old Tristyn Wade, as part of her Grade 10 leadership class. There was so much enthusiasm for the […]

OSDSS back on top with another BAA rugby title

The Owen Sound District Wolves shut out the Grey Highlands Lions 35-0 Monday afternoon at OSDSS to win the Bluewater Athletic Association senior girls rugby championship and cap off another undefeated season. Claire Vokes had two tries in the contest while Grace Vokes, Madeline Matcheski, Jamie Norman, and Laiki Mckenzie had single tries. The Wolves […]

Spring sports showcase at Owen Sound Wednesday

The fields were full Wednesday afternoon in Owen Sound at both Owen Sound District Secondary School (OSDSS) and Victoria Park with a full slate of Bluewater Athletic Association spring sports on offer. The OSDSS Wolves and St. Mary’s Mustangs squared off in varsity boys soccer at OSDSS in the afternoon with the Wolves locking down […]

Students sing happy birthday to 107-year-old war vet

Second World War veteran Charlie Fisher turned 107 Friday and three students from OSDSS and others sang happy birthday and presented about 250 birthday cards to him at his Owen Sound home. A member of the Royal Canadian Legion was there and so was Emily Jolliffe, director and chief curator of the Billy Bishop Museum, […]