Byemoor hosted inter-municipal business supper

Elected and administrative representatives from four neighbouring municipalities met at the Byemoor hall on Thursday evening.

Elected and administrative representatives from four neighbouring municipalities met at the Byemoor hall on Thursday evening for a joint inter-municipal supper meeting. The ladies from the Byemoor hall catered a delicious roast beef supper. The counties of Paintearth, Starland and Stettler along with the Special Areas Board gathered to discuss items of common interest, ways to collaborate effectively as a group and advocate concerns to the provincial government. The joint meeting has become an annual event and because of its central location, Byemoor will be the venue again next year.

The Seniors’ Christmas Dinner sponsored by the Endmoor Drop-in Society is set for Dec. 10 at noon at the Byemoor hall and this year will feature the entertainment of Country Friends, which follows a turkey dinner with all the trimmings.

The drop-in society honours all seniors 65 and older who live or have lived in the Endiang Byemoor community, for their contribution to the community, with this free dinner and show.

Those interested in attending are asked to call Eleanor Schultz at 403-579-2344 or Deanna Johnson at 403-579-2331 by Dec. 3 so numbers can be confirmed with the caterer.

We send get well wishes to Luann Buchwitz recuperating from knee replacement surgery at the Camrose hospital and to Wes Gutsche recuperating in the Hanna hospital from a farm-related quad accident. We hope you are both on the mend soon.

Crib night at the Endmoor Drop-in Centre on Tuesday saw Eleanor Schultz place first and Eileen Smyth second. The next crib meet will be on Nov. 17 at 7:30 p.m.

DeAnna Groundwater enjoyed a few days in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico at Le-Vel’s Thrive Ultra Lifestyle Getaway with her associates.

The Byemoor School held its Remembrance Day service on Wednesday, as there is no school on Nov. 11.

Happy 90th birthday wishes from the Endmoor community go out to Bryce Mailer, who celebrated his special milestone on Nov. 5. Bryce is well-known to many and at one time ranched between Byemoor and Gadsby.

We send happy 65th birthday wishes to Brenda Zeimer on Nov. 14. Enjoy those government cheques, Brenda.

Thought for the day In this age when there is a cell phone app for everything, this is something to consider “There is no app to replace your lap. Read to your child.”


Just Posted

Stettler provincial court briefs

Drug charges stayed against Stettler man after disclosure deadline not met

Warrant issued for Stettler man facing drug charges

Stephen Bauer failed to appear in Stettler provincial court

2019 Alberta Scotties, hosted in Stettler, could be anybody’s bonspiel

Competition will be lively between hometown rivalries, champs and hopefuls

Blackfalds RCMP on scene of school bus collision and car jacking

RCMP are looking for a silver 2012 Mitsubishi Outlander with Alberta license plate BNR655

Eckville man charged with making child pornography

ICE Unit arrested the man on Jan. 10, he was again arrested by Sylvan Lake RCMP on Jan. 18

New food guide addresses ‘elephant’ in the room – alcohol

Experts welcomed the tougher stance on an issue they say demands a co-ordinated strategy

Cannabis sales up 25% in November as overall retail sales fall 0.9%

Cannabis store sales totalled $54 million in the first full month of legal recreational pot sales

Red Deer RCMP arrest eight in stolen vehicle operation

During the project, six stolen vehicles were located and recovered

$20K pay gap between women, men in Canadian tech jobs

The report defines tech workers as people either producing or making extensive use of technology, regardless of industry

Catholic student says he didn’t disrespect Native American

Many saw the white teenagers, who had travelled to Washington for an anti-abortion rally, appearing to mock the Native Americans

Top Canadian athletes inducted into the Canada Games Hall of Honour

Athletes doing incredible things for communities are inducted into Hall of Honour, says Games CEO

New Canada Food Guide nixes portion sizes, promotes plant-based proteins

Guide no longer lists milk and dairy products as a distinct food group

Most Read