An awesome display of fireworks ushered out the old year on the eve of Dec. 31. The Trochu Lions Hawaii trip tickets were also drawn on new Year's Eve with Margie Frere being the winner of the trip. The second draw of $500 went to Phyllis Fabian and Judy Downey had her name drawn for the $300. Congratulations to the three lucky gals of Trochu. On New Year's Day, the Trochu Drop In hosted a pot-luck dinner. What a wonderful way to bring in the New Year. The resolve to diet had to be put aside as

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Trochu and District Hall Development Society 300 Club winners for October were Ann Gelinas, Wendy Christensen, Joanne Peterson, Antonia Dennis and Sharon Wesgate.
Trochu Elks 200 Club winners for October were Jean Frere, Allan Diack, Mike Daniels, Lynn Christie and Jim Sterling.
This warm fall weather has been ideal for travelling and many are taking the opportunity to do so. Last minute outdoor chores are being completed, some homes are already displaying Christmas decorations and the town crew

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The trees have lost their beautiful colour, the grass is still very green and the warm autumn weather allowed for the completion of the harvest. A few rounds of golf are still being played and some folks have taken the opportunity to visit other areas of Alberta.
A fewer number of members and guests came out for the monthly bingo at the Drop In on Tuesday, Oct. 13. Jim Deering and Ron Mossop were on hand to call the numbers for the games. Several people won two or three games and Bill Kallos of

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On September 15, the St. Mary's Health Care Centre Auxiliary met following our summer break. Thirteen members were present.
Lorene continued over the summer with the delivery and visits to all residents who celebrated birthdays in July and August and Jan and crew provided their special breakfasts as well. The Auxiliary provided the funds for the purchase of flowers for the planters at St. Mary's which the Cunningham family planted and maintained over the summer. Kudos to them! A new breadmaker w

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