Peter Boys

History book records Lutheran pioneers’ struggle and success

It’s a story of struggles and survival, of hardships and progress, of families joining together in work and in worship.

Simon Ivascu

Freedom Singers share testimony to full house at church banquet

The story and music of the Freedom Singers has brought joy and hope to audiences across North America through their performances

Simon Ivascu
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Christmas crafts delight kids at public library

The creative juices were flowing at the Stettler Public Library last weekend as kids, parents and volunteers gathered for an afternoon

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Atom girls prevail over Hawks with 17-1

Stettler’s Atom girls’ team dominated the Maskwacis Atom B Hawks in an away game at the Ermineskin Arena on Nov. 29, winning 17-1.

Chilled to the bone as Wildcats present fall production

Wildcat Theatre’s fall production lived up to its name, delivering three nights of laughs, chills and mystery to audiences

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Family group delights crowd at United Church concert

They may look like four of a kind, but each of the van Waardhuizen sisters added a unique touch to their concert in Stettler

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Changing of the guard at Heartland Stationers

The owners of Heartland Stationers are hanging up their hats after 37 years, as employee Jule Hymers takes over the Main Street business.

Brenda Baltimore (second from left) and the “Kilimanjaro Krew” present a cheque for $20

Climbing for a cure

As Brenda Baltimore says, patients with Type 1 diabetes — like her son, Logan Hadwell — are “climbing mountains every single day.”

Brenda Baltimore (second from left) and the “Kilimanjaro Krew” present a cheque for $20

Division forecasts $1.1-million deficit for 2014-15

Clearview Public Schools board members have approved the division’s audited financial statements for the 2013-14 school year

Stettler mayor Dick Richards (second from left) cuts the ribbon at the grand re-opening of the Jewel Theatre on Friday

Jewel shines as crowd gathers for theatre’s re-opening

It was a packed house for the Jewel Theatre’s grand re-opening last weekend — and new owners Byron and Sonya Geddes couldn’t have been

Stettler mayor Dick Richards (second from left) cuts the ribbon at the grand re-opening of the Jewel Theatre on Friday
Sara Lovell

Christmas cheer lights up SRC as playschool hosts bazaar

The Stettler Recreation Centre was the place to be on Saturday, Nov. 22, as the Sharebear Playschool hosted its sixth annual Christmas

Sara Lovell
Elementary and middle school students from Stettler pack their shoeboxes for the Operation Christmas Child program on Wednesday

Students learn the joy of giving through shoebox program

Elementary and middle school students from Stettler picked out some fine Christmas presents last week — but not for themselves,

Elementary and middle school students from Stettler pack their shoeboxes for the Operation Christmas Child program on Wednesday
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Women dancing for women

There are lots of different ideas about what belly dancing looks like, which women can do it and the reasons why they do it.

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The choir at Erskine United Church

It’s a new covenant as United Church welcomes minister

rskine United Church was filled almost to capacity on Sunday afternoon as the congregation officially welcomed its new minister

The choir at Erskine United Church

Now you’re playing with power

Kids learn basics of electricity with circuit kits at library

Atom Cs hound Hawks with back-to-back wins

Stettler’s Atom C hockey team dominated Maskwacis in back-to-back games at home and away this past weekend.

Brett Gartley of Trickster Theatre and students from Big Valley School’s Kindergarten and Grade 1 and 2 classes act in a scene from “The Lightning Speeder

Big Valley’s story brought to life in theatre production

The students of Big Valley School joined forces with the creative talent of Calgary’s Trickster Theatre to tell the story

Brett Gartley of Trickster Theatre and students from Big Valley School’s Kindergarten and Grade 1 and 2 classes act in a scene from “The Lightning Speeder

Junior, senior boys learned lots on the court

Stettler’s junior and senior boys volleyball teams are finished for the year, following a season that was a mixture of struggle and success

Jill Higgins

Owl’s well that ends well

Naturalists rescue injured bird at Rochon Sands

Jill Higgins
Mike Melnichuk performs during the Louisiana Hayride Show at the Stettler Performing Arts Centre on Friday

All aboard the Hayride: Classic country comes to life at Stettler PAC

The Louisiana Hayride Show brought the country songs and stars of yesteryear to life before an appreciative crowd

Mike Melnichuk performs during the Louisiana Hayride Show at the Stettler Performing Arts Centre on Friday