A new service agreement between Prairie Rose School Division and the Badlands Baseball Academy will benefit all parties, most of all the students. The board of trustees agreed to sign the five-year agreement, which has been in the works for the past few months, at the Oct. 14 regular meeting.
Students in Prairie Rose School Division have more opportunities available to them to earn high-school and college credits thanks to a partnership with Lakeland College. Trustees heard more about the dual-credit program from Kal Koch, assistant superintendent, at the Oct. 14 regular meeting.
Police issued 760 tickets to drivers speeding in school zones during September’s province-wide traffic safety spotlight focusing on school zone safety.
The decision by a group of dedicated volunteers to develop an eco-museum in Val Marie has already been a success since it started a year ago.
A one-time $50,000 grant has been announced to help ‘Alberta’s Cool Little Towns’ after the flood last year. The grant was issued by the Tourism Division of Alberta Tourism, Parks and Recreation, because of the impact of the flood on the local economies and the tourism industry.