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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Brent Butt visits Trochu for Sold Out Comedy Night

 

He is most recognizable for his role as Brent Leroy from the #1 Canadian sitcom in tv history, "Corner Gas", but Brent Butt didn't plan for an acting career. At the young age of 12 he told his parents he was going to be a stand-up comedian. At the time, his parents didn't know what to think. There was no pressure to become a doctor or a lawyer, just, "find something that makes you happy, and don't break the law."
Growing up in Tisdale, SK, he would watch an afternoon program featuring stand-u

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