Historical Society event raises $12,000

When the sun set in the west and the dust settled at the Three Hills Community Centre, the Kneehill Historical Society’s western-themed spring supper had raised $12,000 after expenses.
Master of Ceremonies Dan “Dapper Dan” Gascon did an amazing job from the get-go. Pastor Maynard “Skip” McArthur offered grace and also provided auctioneering services. The Allsorts orchestra performed all sorts of western tunes and the chuckwagon stew, biscuits, greens and flapper pie

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St. Mary’s Health Care Centre Fundraiser raises $23,000

The annual St. Mary’s Health Care Centre Fundraiser, this year under the theme of Jeans and Jewels, had a full house with all 250 seats sold. The event raised about $23,000.

Ron Zook served as the Master of Ceremonies. Greg Frolek, past Board Member, was recognized and honoured for his years of service.

Tracy Sommerfeld, as Senior Director, Operations for Rural Senior’s Care for Covenant Health, welcomed guests and acknowledged how very much the success of St. Mary’s is depend

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Jumping for health

On February 17, 2017, all Carbon School students participated in Jump Rope for Heart as a part of their Team Challenge Day. Students were encouraged to gather pledges prior to the date of the activity. A lofty goal of $2000.00 was set for the insentive. Carbon School raised an amazing $2,253.25. Because the goal was met, the entire student body was treated to a “Create Your Own Fruit Kabob” treat on Friday, March 10. Top fundraising students were recognized by receiving a free gym c

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Barefoot in the Park a hit

The cast of “Barefoot in the Park” take their curtain call to the thunderous applause of a standing crowd and point the audience to the control booth where Director Floyd Cotton and Lights/Sound manager Adam Luijkx are seated.
This also recognizes all the other backstage personnel that includes: Brad Harback as Assistant Director/Stage Manager, Tina Harback for Costumes, Cherie Laplante for Set Design & Props, Renee Dalgetty & Josie Belt for Makeup, and Luke Reinhardt for Set

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