Community of missing N.S. fishermen ‘broken’ – ‘It’s been really tough’

Residents of a southwestern Nova Scotia community where five young fishermen were lost at sea are “broken” as they deal with the news that the search has been called off, said a Baptist pastor.Please Come Home

“I was with one of the family members last evening when that news came and of course, they’re broken and in very much pain,” said Phil Williams, pastor of the Calvary United Baptist Church in Lower Woods Harbour.

“As one old fisherman told me yesterday — who has been through times like these himself — he said with tears running down his cheeks, ‘We will get through this.'” Sadly, read more

  • My sympathies to all. However, we must now insist on locator beacons for all life rafts. Why not attach them to flare kits?