Monday, January 24th's meeting of Three Hills Town Council got started at 5:30pm, hearing from the first delegation, Lorie Penner, Regional Coordinator from Junior Achievement of Southern Alberta (JASA).
Council had previously approved a motion to sponsor one JASA class for $500.00. Mayor and Councillors decided they would like more information about the program, so they asked Lorie to come in and explain.
JASA is a non-profit organization teaching business, financial literacy, and entrepreneuri

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A representative of Trochu Agricultural Society was a guest of Trochu Council's January 24 meeting. Bruce Campbell sought confirmation from Council on whether it will be donating to the Society, the needed number of acres for the building of riding rings and livestock buildings for the hosting of agricultural events such as gymkhanas. The Ag Society needs enough land to initially erect a 100 X 200 foot riding ring, for this year yet, and then later, a 100 X 220 foot structure. They will also req

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Golden Hills School Division will receive two prestigious "Mayors' Excellence Awards" at the annual gala of the Calgary and Area Educational Partnerships Foundation (CEPF). Golden Hills will be honored in two categories: Small Business Programs and Literacy Support and Enhancement. "The Board of trustees is honored and appreciates the efforts of our staff and community partners," noted Chair, Dave Price.
The award for literacy celebrates the Sequoia School partnership with Digital Press, Blackfo

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This is the final installment of Year in Review 2010. Read through to familiarize yourself with the goings-on for Three Hills and area throughout the months of October, November and December.
October
41 actors between the ages of three months and 15 years, take part in the Children's Theatre performance of "Sleeping Beauty".
Elnora bank robber, Jean Herve Veilletter pleads guilty to charges after making off with $19,000 in cash from Elnora's ATB Financial on June 11, 2011.
"Precious Cargo," Amy

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