We hope everyone had a Merry Christmas. We’ve been off for the last two days, so let’s get right back to it. Here are your curling headlines for Friday, December 26th:
* Jill Officer: Taking time to be grateful during the holidays.
* Brian Belfry: Brier used to be about best club team in Canada.
* Team Shawna Jensen among contenders in Tim Horton’s B.C. junior championships.
* Team Cole Peters one of the favorites in Manitoba’s junior men’s championships.
* Team Mary Fay is the foursome to beat in Nova Scotia junior women’s curling.
* Team Ryan Hyde advances to 2015 Safeway Championship.
* Developers not ready to give up on Warfield site for England’s second curling-specific facility.
* Oilmen’s Bonspiel marks 50 years.
* Placer County residents enjoy chills and thrills of Wine Country Curling Club.
* Young curlers from Campbellford Curling Club collect food and toys to donate to good causes.
* Oklahoma Curling Club offers Learn-to-Curl session on Sunday.
* Gerrit Blauvelt is looking to buy old equipment to put together Learn-to-Curl kits for arenas on the East Coast of the United States.