Paulette Heer

Gadsby to host a New Year’s Eve event at the hall

GADSBY/WESTWOODS -- The first week of December: put up the Christmas tree, light up outside, write Christmas cards, start shopping.

Heavy fog results in widespread power outages

GADSBY/WESTWOODS NEWS -- This past Wednesday, Nov. 23 there was a widespread power outage east of Stettler, including Botha, Gadsby...

Shayla Derr awarded Rutherford Scholarship

GADSBY/WESTWOODS NEWS -- Congratulations to the Cassidy boys. The "King of Cowboys," as dubbed by Global TV, Cody Cassidy took first place..

Family potluck supper at Gadsby Community Hall

GADSBY/WESTWOODS NEWS -- I hope everyone took a few minutes on Remembrance Day to stop and reflect on what our veterans have done...

Gadsby Omega Circle bazaar a huge success

GADSBY/WESTWOODS NEWS -- A summer-like reprieve from the winter weather was too short-lived as temperatures recorded on Thursday of up to...

Gadsby set to light up on Nov. 19

GADSBY/WESTWOODS -- A friend reminded me of an old saying, "When the leaves fall off the lilac bushes winter is close."

Annual bazaar funds for Gadsby Cemetery

GADSBY/WESTWOODS NEWS -- The ladies of the Gadsby Omega Circle held their October meeting before bazaar to finalize plans for the day.

Rain, snow, ice and fog – has anyone seen the sun?

GADSBY/WESTWOODS NEWS -- Thanksgiving has came and gone with several family functions throughout the countryside.

Wear your spookiest costume at Gadsby’s Halloween event

GADSBY/WESTWOODS -- A rude reminder that winter is coming with Thursday night and Friday morning temperatures in the area being...

Gadsby Omega Circle Bazaar set for Oct. 29

An inch of rain has stopped the harvest for a few days. Lightning and thunder was seen and heard in the area.

Bar Harbour Camp council on Thursday

GADSBY/WESTWOODS NEWS -- With the start of school comes all the fringe benefits, including football season. Barb and Vic Carey...

Harvest slow in Gadsby area

GADSBY/WESTWOODS NEWS -- Harvest is slow in the Gadsby area due to rain showers. This moisture has however yielded bountiful gardens.

A memorable Decoration Day

Monday morning I watched my granddaughters get on the bus (Bailey for the first time, sigh).

Two 80th birthdays marked over weekend

GADSBY/WESTWOODS NEWS -- A "winter-like" storm hit Monday morning with strong north winds, reminding us the seasons are changing.

Smelling BBQ and s’mores to the company of fireworks

Fall is fast approaching, the weather has made haying a challenge this year, but the farmer perseveres.

Awards night celebrates Big Knife 4-H successes

GADSBY/WESTWOODS -- I have discovered a page on facebook, "Our Town Stettler." Fascinating! Lots to scroll through.

Haying underway in local fields

Haying is full speed ahead, gardens are ahead of schedule, the crows are flocking…just saying…

News of summer trips

GADSBY/WESTWOODS NEWS -- Summer is a time for traveling and reuniting with friends and family. Please drive safe, watch for children.

A trip to sunny north

Proud grandparents Vic and Barb Carey enjoyed the weekend cheering on grandson Lincoln Carey and his team in Leduc.

A great motorhome trip to BC and US

Once again it’s Calgary Stampede time, which usually means thunderstorms and rain.