PCA staff celebrate graduating Class of 2020

The staff at Prairie Christian Academy (PCA), in Three Hills, took a different approach to celebrate their grad class last week, parading throughout town to deliver grad memorabilia to the students. June 25/26 would normally have been the banquet and convocation to wrap up the year, but of course were not possible due to the restrictions caused by COVID-19. As a group, the staff, students and parents decided to push the festivities off to the fall in hopes of being able to hold the events as cl

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16 Trochu Valley Students honored for the Annual Breakfast of Champions

The Trochu Valley School Breakfast of Champions looked a little different this year because of the COVID-19 Restrictions.. On June 16th teachers and administrators surprised 16 students, at their homes, with a certificate and breakfast treat from Sweetgrass Cafe. Each student had been chosen for demonstrating qualities of excellence that are not necessarily recognized through academic or sports awards. The task of choosing only one student per staff member is very difficult as we have a school

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Linden hosts Vintage Parade in lieu of annual Sports Day

The idea of one Linden resident, Mary Duthie became a reality when on Saturday, June 6 residents were treated to a fairly large parade of vintage, classic and unique cars/trucks that wound its way throughout all the residential streets. It began at 10:00 a.m. at the Linden Lodge and ended at the Westview Care Facility at around noon. This parade was in lieu of the cancellation of the usual Linden Sports Day and Parade, to hopefully put smiles on the faces of residents who have been cooped up fo

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Welcoming Albertans back to provincial museums

The Royal Alberta Museum is reopening on May 16, and the Royal Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology is reopening on May 22.

The Alberta government’s relaunch strategy puts safety first and Albertans are asked to continue to take the proper precautions and follow public health guidelines when visiting museums.

“We know Albertans are craving those regular activities, like going out to museums, and we understand how important it is for people to safely get back to their everyday lives. We a

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