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Annika Heighway wants your "Good Soles"
Pat Healey
Annika Heighway with some of the gently used sneakers and shoes she has colelcted. (Healey photo)

WINDSOR JUNCTION: Annika Heighway is looking for a few “Good Soles.”
The Fall River teen is collecting slightly used shoes and sneakers as part of her Camp Courage project titled by the same name, Good Soles. She will be attending the week-long camp July 12-19.
Heighway, going into Grade 10 at Lockview High School, spoke about the camp she’s getting ready to attend and why she is doing just that.
“It’s for training to become a First Responder, so a paramedic; police officer; or firefighter, which is what I want to become,” she said. “It’s all about training more women to get them in the work force as First Responders because we’re the minority.”
She is one of 24 women from across Nova Scotia that have been accepted to Camp Courage,
Heighway, whose dad Tom is a volunteer firefighter with Station 45 in Fall River, wants to follow in his footsteps.
“I have a lot of inte...

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