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The Speaker - Newspaper - 15-2, 15-4 means much more at TDSS cribbage club Getting ready to add up their 15-2s at the TDSS Cribbage Club are, from the left, Grade 9 student Alex MacGillivray, math teacher Richard MacDonald, vice principal Paula Walker and Liam Hopkins, also from Grade 9. (Staff photo by Sue Nielsen)

15-2, 15-4 means much more at TDSS cribbage club

Sue Nielsen Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES — It’s been a great way for students to improve math skills and socialize at the same time. The Timiskaming District Secondary School (TDSS)…

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The Speaker - Newspaper - ESCSM students set precedent for Spread the Word campaign Signing a large banner in support of the Spread The Word To End The Word campaign near the ESCSM cafeteria are, from the left, teaching assistant France Cameron, students Jenna Dewar, Brittney Robert and Emma Durling. The ESCSM campaign was precedent setting in that it was the first known Spread The Word campaign held worldwide in the French language. (Staff photo by Sue Nielsen)

ESCSM students set precedent for Spread the Word campaign

Sue Nielsen Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES — It’s a first for Canada. The Spread the Word to End the Word Campaign (held annually on March 1) took on a noteworthy…

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The Speaker - Students making the cut Trent Hearn-Stewart, left, and Jonathan Acland of Timiskaming District Secondary are seen above working on the second of two benches built during the two-person team carpentry competition. (Staff photo by Diane Johnston)

Students making the cut

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter ENGLEHART – You’ve got six hours to get the job done. That was the directive to carpentry students from Englehart High, Timiskaming District Secondary, and Timmins…

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The Speaker - Ontario Newspaper - Englehart children helping Kenyan children The Holy Family School Social Justice Club includes, in front from the left, Austin Baker, Brett Borgford and Reese Blackburn. In the middle, same order, Ben McLean, Seth Baker, Hope Boulianne, Keyra Belanger and Kate Parker. In back are Carley Boros, Peyton Dickson, Phoenix King, Makenna Vickery, Ocean Brassard and Annalee Robertson. (Staff photo by Darlene Wroe)

Englehart children helping Kenyan children

Darlene Wroe Speaker Reporter ENGLEHART/TEMISKAMING SHORES – Students at a school in Kenya and at Holy Family School in Englehart will be forming a bond through student teacher Kaline Woods….

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The Speaker - Ontario Newspaper - TDSS closes the book on school library Pictured are students using the new space at the former TDSS library. (Staff photo by Sue Nielsen)

TDSS closes the book on school library

Sue Nielsen Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES — There was a time before the Internet, when children gathered among shelves of books to study and or dream while being assisted by…

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The Temiskaming Speaker - News - Library gets 12 new books on local life and history Florent Héroux of New Liskeard has donated a copy of each of his 12 books to the Temiskaming Shores Public Library. All books are written in French and four also have an English translation. The books will be placed in the genealogy section at the Haileybury branch of the library. Pictured here are Héroux and Temiskaming Shores librarian Rebecca Hunt. (Staff photo by Darlene Wroe)

Library gets 12 new books on local life and history

Darlene Wroe Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES — Local historian Florent Héroux has now written 12 books on area history, including genealogy, all including interesting, colourful and often little known facts…

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