Dorothy Anderson and Rose Koenraadt

Rain made the day for family reunion

The Howe family held their annual family reunion at the hall this Saturday evening, with 83 gathered to enjoy a pot-luck supper.

Big family reunion in Halkirk

The family of Tom and Sadie Rowland held a ‘Mardi Gras’ style reunion this weekend at the community hall.

Lots of different birds spotted

Ten members from the Audubon Society in Edmonton were at Noel and Shirley McBride’s place last Saturday to do some bird watching.

Summer playground activities get underway

With school out, it’s a great time for the young ones, age 6 to 12 years, to take advantage of the playground activities offered in town.

Manhunter fundraiser was great fun

Close to 200 participants were registered in the first Man Hunter fund raiser at the Circle Square ranch on Saturday.

MS Bike Ride raised a lot of money

Clearview held its recognition night in Stettler on Thursday night. Melody Kent received her 35 year pin as a bus driver.

Congrats to university degree recipients

In recognition of seniors' week, the Castor and district FCSS hosted an appreciation morning at the Halkirk Senior Centre.

First ever Man Hunter race on June 20

Six families were represented at Mrs. Karen Norman's piano students yearly recital held at the hall on Wednesday evening.

Congratulations to graduates

Grade 9 farewell was held on Wednesday night with two graduates, Taygan MacGillivray and Eric Williams.

Fire ban is still in place

The Village of Halkirk held an appreciation and recruitment BBQ on Wednesday at the Fire Hall to honour our local volunteer firefighters.

Community marked Mother’s Day in style

The Halkirk Elks sponsored their annual Mother’s Day pancake breakfast with the help of a very impressive group of jr. high students..

Many birthdays marked over the weekend

A large group of family and friends gathered on Saturday afternoon to help Vera Airey celebrate her 95th birthday...

Next week’s open house good opportunity to learn about school

The parent council met on Monday evening. The open house at the school on May 6 at 7 pm was discussed.

Family dance was huge success

With the support of our neighbouring communities, the parent council sponsored Family Dance held was a huge success.

Elks to fund Carolines Cart

The Halkirk Elks hosted the spring district meeting at the hall on Saturday with 10 members present. 

Snowbirds are coming home

Hoping this is the end of the snow. It’s the third storm since the crows came back and brought with them the promise of spring.

Basketball ends with pizza party

The Fowler team were curling this week in the Elks National curling playdowns in Hanna.

Halkirk curling season winds up with fun day

The Community had a fun day curling wind-up on Saturday, before turning off the plant for the season.

Halkirk students passed legislation on uniforms

On Tuesday, March 10, the grades 4 to 9 students were in Edmonton to attend the first day of the spring session

Interesting curling results

We send sympathy to the family of Mervin Klatt.