New year party turns into early birthday celebration

HALKIRK HERALD -- Deere Valley Farms held their Christmas appreciation supper at the hall on Wednesday, Dec 23.

HALKIRK HERALD — Deere Valley Farms held their Christmas appreciation supper at the hall on Wednesday, Dec 23.

Kim and Daryl Mackie and daughters Taylor and Drew; Kandice and Scott Morrison and son Forbes all were down for Christmas. With everyone home, they also took the opportunity to help Kent celebrate his 80th birthday, which is not until March.

The Kent family got together at the seniors’ centre to celebrate their family Christmas, Greg and Laura and Robbie and his girlfriend Mel were able to attend.

Congratulations to Kathryn Morlock and Trevor Houstein on the birth of their baby boy, born in Stettler. on Dec. 19 weighing in at 8lb 4oz. Gabriel Gerhart. Grandparents are Larry and Kathy Tuck and great grandmother Violet Turre.

Mike Neilson was home from Burnaby, BC. While here he is visiting with mom Anne, Burt and Cindy and Kids.

Happy New Year to everyone.

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