Prepare for fair and supper

Sept. 10 is fast approaching, don’t forget to have your items in for the annual Westwoods open bench fair. Your imagination is your limit. Registration is between 4:30 and 5:30; judging starts at 5:30. There is free corn on the cob, burgers and more for everyone starting at 6 p.m. Come have a fun time. If you have something you can enter, bring that too, if not, just come and enjoy.

Ray and Rene Blackmore celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary on Tuesday, Sept. 1 in Red Deer when Ray took his bride to The Keg for an enjoyable evening. Congratulations, Ray and Rene.

Then, Rene was back to Red Deer on Friday, Sept. 4 to help her mom Dorothy celebrate her birthday with supper out. Happy birthday Dorothy.

The Gadsby District Hobby Club’s monthly supper will be held Saturday, Sept. 19 at the bank building. Doors open at 5 p.m. On the menu this month is roast beef, mashed potatoes and gravy, veggies and salad bar and their famous dessert smorg. Come enjoy a great meal and a fun evening. Cash bingo starts at 7:30 for those who feel lucky. The loonie pot is growing, come try your luck.

Westwoods held their monthly meeting on Wednesday night at the agrilot. Look forward to a fun, family Halloween night coming in October.

Lynne Potter reports a number of Gadsby youngsters at Sharebear Playschool this fall. Good news for the future, for the community and the Botha/Gadsby school enrolment. The students had a one week extended holiday while renovations are completed at the Botha school. An exciting start for the students and teachers.

Alisa Glasier will be hosting a scrapbook fun day at the Gadsby Bank Building on Saturday, Oct. 3, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free lunch is included. So mark your calendar and please let her know by Oct. 1.

Just Posted

UPDATE – Amber Alert cancelled, Emma O’Keeffe has been found

Six-year-old girl with autism believed abducted at a strip mall in Saskatchewan

Welcome to the 2018-19 school year: Clearview superintendent

Division looks for new ways to connect with families

U.S. congressman issues dire warning to Canada’s NAFTA team: time is running out

Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland is expected to resume talks with the U.S.

Canadian air force short 275 pilots

Attrition outpaces recruitment and training claims Air Force

WATCH: 2010 Olympic architect John Furlong inspires Red Deerians at Chamber event

Furlong suggests Red Deer should get involved with Calgary’s 2026 Olympic bid

Researchers tag great white shark in Atlantic Canada

Information will be used to learn more about where white sharks move in Canadian waters

Mix-up of bodies leads to funeral home reforms in Nova Scotia

One woman was was mistakenly cremated, another was embalmed and presented to family members during a visitation that went horribly wrong

Stettler ‘champ’ celebrates War Amps 100th anniversary

Roan Heck, 9, returns from The War Amps 2018 Western Child Amputee Seminar in Winnipeg

Federal stats show slight increase in irregular migrant claims in August

113 extra people tried to cross the Canadian border last month

1st private moon flight passenger to invite creative guests

The Big Falcon Rocket is scheduled to make the trip in 2023, SpaceX founder Elon Musk announced at an event Monday at its headquarters near Los Angeles.

Most Read