Gadsby’s Curtis Cassidy splits fourth overall at San Antonio rodeo

Lola (Derr) Stewart passed away at the age of 91 years

Another exciting weekend with close to 12 inches of snow, events such as the girls volleyball tournament cancelled in Stettler and men and plows working 14 hour days to clear all the roads. Big thank you to these snowplow workers.

Curtis Cassidy split fourth overall at the lucrative San Antonio rodeo for $9,616 moving him into third in the world standings in steer wrestling. Way to go Curtis!

Luke and Celene Rajewski had a baby girl, Dempsey Constance, on March 2. A sister for Tamsen and Thatcher and a new granddaughter for Bob and Connie Rajewski. This is Charlie and Aleta ‘s forty second great grandchild!

Percy Heer has received word that his cousin Alan (Tom) Coultis has received a government of Canada Volunteer award and Sovereign medal in a ceremony in Camrose, Alberta. Alan has worked with many veterans of the Royal Canadian Legion including Stettler branch, properly mounting and displaying war medals over the past 40 years. A proud moment for all who know him.

Joyce Hansel and Jean Schell had an extended stay in Carolann due to the winter storm. They were house sitting while Stan and MaryLou were in Hawaii to celebrate Stan’s sixtieth birthday

On Sunday, February 24 Vic and Barb Carey and other members of the family and friends, met at the Otherside Restaurant in Stettler to help Vic and Barb’s granddaughter Victoria celebrate her nineteenth birthday. Happy birthday Victoria.

Once again we are sending community sympathies to a passed Gadsby resident. Lola (Derr) Stewart passed away this past week at the age of 91 years. Lola was born and raised south of Gadsby, taking her schooling at Big Knife school and Little Knife schools south of Gadsby. She married and they raised their family in Erskine. Sympathies to her family, to her sisters Edna, Beatrice, Laura, Clara and their families as well as the families of the late Gene and Benny Derr and sister Kathleen and brother Les.

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