Peter Boys

Jaden Norman is pictured accepting a gold medal from Royal Conservatory of Music chairman Michael Foulkes on Sunday

Jaden’s a pro at the piano

Music student takes gold medal for top exam marks

Jaden Norman is pictured accepting a gold medal from Royal Conservatory of Music chairman Michael Foulkes on Sunday
Bernie Jackson of Wells Furniture poses with Bessie the cow

Bovine business beacon is back

They waited until the cow came home, and after nearly a month, she finally did.

Bernie Jackson of Wells Furniture poses with Bessie the cow
Marie and Derek Wade stand in front of the storefront of Wares Jewelers Ltd. The Wades have announced they will close the store by year’s end.

Wares Jewelers to close after 66 years

For half a century, the giant neon sign advertising Rolex watches — complete with a functioning clock of its own — has been a fixture

Marie and Derek Wade stand in front of the storefront of Wares Jewelers Ltd. The Wades have announced they will close the store by year’s end.

Legends bring classic country to Stettler

It was the perfect night for those who prefer their country music the old-fashioned way, with fiddle, slide guitar and the occasional yodel.

Soccer in peril as volunteers needed

With its annual general meeting on the horizon, the Stettler Minor Soccer Association is in desperate need of volunteers for next year.

Generous donations make a filling fall supper

A capacity crowd filled the Stettler United Church hall on Sunday, Oct. 26, for the annual fall supper.

Participants at ComicFest also had the opportunity to try drawing their own comics.

Library gets serious about comics for Halloween

Local comics fans got a close-up look at the work that goes into TV animation this weekend when the Stettler Public Library hosted its first

Participants at ComicFest also had the opportunity to try drawing their own comics.
Ryan Shirley (10) of the Stettler Panthers carries the ball during the league final against the Sylvan Lake Bears on Saturday

Panthers end season in Sylvan Lake

The Stettler Panthers finished their season with the league final in Sylvan Lake on Saturday, Oct. 25, losing 30-0 to the Bears.

Ryan Shirley (10) of the Stettler Panthers carries the ball during the league final against the Sylvan Lake Bears on Saturday
Coloured light and happy kids bounce off the dance floor at the Spooktacular Halloween Party at the Royal Canadian Legion hall on Saturday

Monsters mix at Legion hall haunt

Stettler kids got an early taste of thrills and chills at the Spooktacular Halloween Party last weekend.

Coloured light and happy kids bounce off the dance floor at the Spooktacular Halloween Party at the Royal Canadian Legion hall on Saturday
Wildcats’ Trey Nichols executes a flying tackle to bring down the Sylvan Lake ball carrier during the penultimate game of the season in Sylvan Lake on Thursday

Wildcats to face Rocky in third-place showdown

After a loss to Sylvan Lake last week, the Stettler Wildcats will finish their season vying for third place against Rocky Mountain House

Wildcats’ Trey Nichols executes a flying tackle to bring down the Sylvan Lake ball carrier during the penultimate game of the season in Sylvan Lake on Thursday
Cheri Neitz was nominated and acclaimed as Clearview Public Schools board chair at the board’s organizational meeting on Oct. 23. John Schofer was appointed vice-chair.

Neitz named chair of public school board

A couple of familiar faces have been selected as the new chair and vice-chair of the Clearview Public Schools board.

Cheri Neitz was nominated and acclaimed as Clearview Public Schools board chair at the board’s organizational meeting on Oct. 23. John Schofer was appointed vice-chair.
Members of IQ

Gala event kicks off $1-million campaign

Each story was different, but the message was the same: it’s sometimes hard to appreciate what we’ve got until we really need it.

Members of IQ

Estonian House restoration gets boost from province

The Alberta government has offered a helping hand to save a piece of local history, nearly a century old, at the Stettler Town

Grade 7 student Isaac Lee from Erskine School holds the gold medal he earned at a recent cross-country meet in Lacombe.

Lee headed to provincial cross-country meet

Several students from Erskine School shone at a cross-country meet in Lacombe on Oct. 17, with one earning the gold medal

Grade 7 student Isaac Lee from Erskine School holds the gold medal he earned at a recent cross-country meet in Lacombe.
Performers from Bashaw Community Theatre gave a sneak preview of their upcoming fall production

And now for something completely different

Bashaw theatre group offers preview of Monty Python musical

Performers from Bashaw Community Theatre gave a sneak preview of their upcoming fall production
Actors Sue Stratulate

Lots of laughs coming in HATS fall production

With just weeks to go before the debut of this year’s production, members of the Heartland Arts Troupe Society are hard at work

Actors Sue Stratulate

Action plan draft presented to trustees

Clearview Public Schools trustees took a look at the first step toward a Three-Year Education Plan at their regular meeting on Thursday

Momentum helps jr. girls topple Lacombe

Stettler’s junior girls’ volleyball team held their own against Lacombe last week, defeating their visitors in three of five sets

Esther Nooyen holds a piglet while Kate Syson (left) and Sharon Fischer kiss it during a school assembly last week. The stunt was a reward to the students of Stettler Elementary School for raising upwards of $15

Some pig! Principals pucker up in porcine

Two staff members at Stettler Elementary School got up close and personal with a young piglet last week to reward students

Esther Nooyen holds a piglet while Kate Syson (left) and Sharon Fischer kiss it during a school assembly last week. The stunt was a reward to the students of Stettler Elementary School for raising upwards of $15

Board approves sound fix for Erskine gym

Clearview Public Schools trustees have given the green light for renovations to improve the sound quality