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The News (New Glasgow) - - PICTOU COUNTY -

On this day The News re­ported

2008: The man in­stru­men­tal in es­tab­lish­ing the Col­lege of Pip-ing Celtic Pe­form­ing Arts passed away af­ter a year-long bat­tle with can­cer.

Scot­tNacAuby was 51 years old.

At the place where he spent years men­tor­ing young per-for­m­ers and work­ing tire­lessly to raise the pro­file of the Celtic arts on P.E.l and through­out the world, the mood was som-bre, all mourn­ing the loss of a dear friend.

"He was the most op­ti­mistic per­son I've ever known: said the col­lege's chief fi­nan­cial of­fi­cer Jean Walker.

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