Ryan Dahlman

Ryan Dahlman

Managing Editor

Right now, it’s still just a dream, but a dream that’s becoming closer to reality.

In calling Swift Current Minor Baseball’s Angela Schultz, it’s not surprising the background noise on her cell phone.

Knights, minstrels, ferrels, damsels and everything else medieval were on full display Aug. 10-11 as the 10th Annual Brooks Medieval Faire took over the old Brooks Rodeo grounds located in the southeast area of the community of 13,500.

Former Medicine Hat resident Christiana Pillibeit has just completed something that not too many people have the opportunity or ability to — compete in a world-caliber championship.

Elmwood Golf Club’s Class A Professional Jeff Chambers’ resumé is sparkling: 2012 Saskatchewan Professional of the Year; 2011 Saskatchewan Player of the Year; 2010 Canadian Junior Leader of the Year; 2008-2011 Saskatchewan Junior Promoter of the Year; 2009, 2011 Saskatchewan Head Pro Player of the Year.

Now we know why Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper wears all of those sweaters — he wants to stay warm while he talks to government officials from the United States.  (Cue: drum rim shot).

While Oyen’s 100th anniversary celebrations are still a few weeks off yet, preparations for all the events are at a fever pitch.

On the Forty Mile Community Resource Centre’s website and on its new brochure, the Etzikom Museum and Canadian National Historical Windpower Center is described as “southern Alberta’s best kept secret.”

This weekend promises to be a busy one in Abbey,  as the town celebrates its centennial with exciting activities from Friday evening right through Sunday.

Wednesday, 17 July 2013 16:59

Foremost’s Centennial should be fun

The Village of Foremost celebrates 100 years as a community Aug. 2-4. Get ready to enjoy yourself.

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