Rose Sanchez

Rose Sanchez

Assistant Managing Editor

Representation from Prairie Rose School Division schools at the annual Kiwanis Southeast Alberta Regional Science Fair was the best it has ever been on March 19 at Medicine Hat College.

One of the most frustrating components of the federal Liberal government’s budget, released last week, for Conservative MP John Barlow is its high deficit.

Prairie Rose School Division (PRSD) board trustees see value in school field trips and for this reason agreed to approve in principle pending the provision of more details, a four-day trip to New York City by Eagle Butte High School students enrolled in cosmetology studies.

The No. 15 Squadron Royal Canadian Air Cadets, based out of the Medicine Hat area, has a lofty goal ahead, but the Sponsorship Committee is hoping to get close to meeting it thanks to an upcoming fundraiser with Saskatchewan Roughrider Darian Durant.

Redcliff Grade 6 students again will get the opportunity to put their science lessons into practical experience with a tour of Super T Aviation in Medicine Hat and a short ride in a Cessna.

For about an extra $1,000 this year, Prairie Rose School Division (PRSD) board trustees will be added onto Workers Compensation Board (WCB) coverage for the school division.

There will be no busing provided for students in Bow Island who live on the south side of Highway 3 and need to get to schools on the north side of the community.

Last week in Alberta, two main dailies in the province carried stories that the Alberta NDP government was likely not going to be making good on its election promise to reduce school fees.

With films of the same calibre as the Banff Mountain Film Festival, organizers of the first Reel Paddling Film Festival World Tour in Medicine Hat are hoping this event will garner the same type of support and enthusiasm.

When 17-year-old Charlie Long went shopping for a graduation dress at a store in Lethbridge, the only thing occupying her mind was what style or colour of dress she may find for the big day.

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