Cancer survivors, in yellow T-shirts, are followed by Welland Centennial Secondary School students at a Relay for Life fundraiser that collected more than $51,000. LAURA BARTON/Welland Tribune

Centennial exceeds $50,000 target

Cougar Country was full of pride and community spirit Friday as nearly half the student population at Welland Centennial Secondary School walked around the track and stayed up all night for a good cause.

Stevensville home destroyed by fire

Firefighters from the Fort Erie Fire Department were called to 3565 Hendershot Dr. in Stevensville at 5:23 p.m. Friday afternoon in response to a reported structure fire.

Heather Ott holds an example of a relief kits she's asking people to put together to help Syrian refugees.

Relief kits needed for refugees

Although efforts to help bring more Syrian refugees to Niagara have been put on hold by the federal government, there is still something that can be done to help people fleeing the war-torn country.