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Halloween at Crossfield Elementary School

Posted: Monday, Nov 03, 2014 11:38 am

Crossfield Elementary School invited friends and family to come see the students' parade of costumes at the school on Oct. 31.
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Annual Fall Harvest Supper in Irricana

Posted: Monday, Oct 27, 2014 04:09 pm

The annual Fall Harvest Supper on Oct. 17 at the Irricana Community Hall was hosted by the Irricana United Church. The event was kept tidy thanks to the help of Irricana 4-H Club members who collected dishes and made sure the tables stayed clean while guests enjoyed their dinner.
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Delacour Store celebrates 100 years

Posted: Monday, Oct 27, 2014 04:01 pm

Complimentary cake was served to customers at the Delacour Store on Oct. 18, to celebrate the store's 100th anniversary. Tatton has run the store since November 2013, but the store itself has been serving customers for 100 years.
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Colourful creations at Cochrane's Foothills Art Club fall show

Posted: Monday, Oct 27, 2014 03:56 pm

The Foothills Art Club displayed a variety of artwork at the Club's fall show and sale on Oct. 18 at the Alliance Church in Cochrane.
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Extensive damage cause by fire at Rangeland RV in Balzac

Posted: Monday, Oct 20, 2014 01:29 pm

A fire at Rangeland RV in Balzac on Oct. 16 caused major damage to the dealership’s main showroom and service building. Rocky View Fire Services said the fire was one of the biggest the department has seen so far this year and required crews respond from a number of area fire departments. The cause of the fire is still under investigation, but Rocky View Fire Services representatives said it doesn’t appear to be suspicious. There were no injuries to employees or to the firefighters and a building engineer will be called in to assess the extent of the damage to both buildings.
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Big family fun at the Blue Grass Pumpkin Fest

Posted: Monday, Oct 20, 2014 01:12 pm

The 11th annual Blue Grass Nursery, Sod and Garden Centre Pumpkin Fest on Oct. 11 had the biggest turnout ever according to organizers. The event included a petting zoo, kids games, pumpkin carving, food trucks and the grand finale pumpkin smash where a 1,210-pound pumpkin was raised 100 feet in the air and then dropped on a car below. Final numbers of people who attend and the amount raised for the Alberta Children's Hospital were not available by press time.
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Crossfield Fun Run

Posted: Monday, Oct 06, 2014 11:42 am

Sixty-five runners took part in the Crossfield Fun Run, a five-kilometre run in Crossfield, on Sept. 27. The event raised $7,400 for the Crossfield Fire Department's Christmas Food Hamper Project.
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Crossfield Elementary School runs for Terry Fox

Posted: Monday, Sep 29, 2014 03:14 pm

Crossfield Elementary School students took part in a Terry Fox Run on Sept. 24 at the school. A final fundraising total was still be tabulated as of press time, but the school expected to raise more than $2,000 for the Terry Fox Foundation.
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Springbank Airport invited the public in with open house

Posted: Monday, Sep 29, 2014 03:05 pm

Springbank Airport held an open house for the public on Sept. 20. The event showcased a variety of aircraft on display for public viewing and guests were able go inside some of the aircraft and check them out for themselves. The event also included a visit from Rocky View Fire Services who shared with guests the importance of fire safety and how many of the tools on the truck are used in emergencies.
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Chestermere celebrates Art Days

Posted: Monday, Sep 29, 2014 02:52 pm

Chestermere Arts Days events took place at the Chestermere Regional Recreation Complex on September 27. Events included live performances, a dog agility course for the Canadian Cancer Society's Bark For Life fundraiser, hands on activities, art displays and more.
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