Acme’s Terry Fox Run breaks last year’s record

“Another beautiful Terry Fox Run in Acme,” stated Jane Allan, organizer. “It was a beautiful day with the sun shining and a breeze that helped everyone keep cool. We had a great bunch of participants and volunteers, for a total of 60. Over $4400 was raised, including T-shirt sales, which beat our total last year by $1000. It was the first time the T-shirts were sold out, and perhaps we need to thank Bruce McLeod for his salesmanship.”

Returning volunteers included Shann

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Election 2017 up and running

Town of Three Hills

Timothy J. Shearlaw has officially been acclaimed Mayor of Three Hills for a third consecutive term. The list for the remaining six positions of Councillors includes Al Campbell (I), Bob Cuthill, Karen Dalgetty, Terry Ann Diack (I), John Hamm, Ronald L. Howe (I), Harold Leo (I), Corey Ryan Mottus, David Nadeau (I), Marilyn Sept, Vernon David Wiebe (I), and Raymond Wildeman.

Election Day, October 16, cast your ballot at the Three Hills Community Centre from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00

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RCMP respond to Break and Enters in Huxley area

September 12-18, 2017

It was another busy week for the Three Hills detachment with Members dispatched to calls ranging from minor disturbances to break and enters. There were also several stolen vehicles. Here are a few of the occurrences:

Two B&E’s - Huxley area

During the early hours of the morning on September 12, 2017, unknown subject(s) gained entry to two rural residences in the Huxley area. At one house, the subject(s) gained entry to the house through an unlocked door and stol

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Pink-haired pals to walk for cancer

If there’s one man who "Talks the Talk and Walks the Walk" it’s Melvin Wright, of Three Hills.

Melvin is 86 years of age but as he puts it, “I’m getting younger all the time.” In fact, Melvin, and team partner Brian Hill, will walk in the upcoming CIBC Run For The Cure, in Red Deer on Sunday, October 1. The duo will raise funds for cancer research under the name “Melvin The Walker Man”.

Yes, this is the same Melvin Wright who caught media attention in 2

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