School is back in session and families seem to settle into a routine when that happens. It seems too bad we can’t get the weatherman into a routine of sunshine for awhile!

Ruth Andrews has just returned from a six week holiday in the Smith Falls area of Ontario. She had good visits with her two brothers and their families as well as other relatives and friends there.

Sympathy of the community goes out to Melba Kopjar and family, as her husband Andy passed away. His funeral will be on Sat.,

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I would think most all of the farmers and gardeners are saying “bring on the heat,” without the thunderstorms and hail, of course. We are always asking for something.
The annual Bishop family reunion was held on the long weekend. Approximately 40 people attended, coming from Killam, Alliance, Didsbury, Rocky Mountain House, Holden, Sherwood Park, Calgary, Campbell River, White Rock, Vernon, and Prince Albert. The campground and the community center were the center of activities. On Su

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What an on-again, off-again summer we are having. We don’t know whether to wear a sun hat or rubber boots.
Congratulations from the community go out to Kevin and Dana Parker, who were married on July 9. We wish them happiness in the years to come.
The Watson and Grace Reed family held their annual Crazy Days Weekend last week at the home of Bryan and Eileen McComish (a farm near Erskine). There were 65 in attendance. The theme was the Olympics and each of the 32 participants went to the podi

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Hope everyone is enjoying summer so far! We sure have been lucky to have Mackenzie Andrews as our summer student and I would like to acknowledge her writing of last week’s column and also the Seniors Week column! Great work!
Today I am away from Seniors Outreach, celebrating a huge milestone with my husband Ken! We are very blessed to be celebrating 25 years of marriage! This occasion had me thinking a lot about marriage and how in a world where it seems an oddity to stay together, what are

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