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Halfway Meeting - Brother to Brother

Halfway Meeting – Brother to Brother

When you live in a small town, news travels fast and it may not always be what you think it may be.

Saturday, May 25, a group of 16, well known as Widows Sons, rode into town, turning heads and … Read the rest

July 25, 2013 | 0 Comments More
Passion, Determination and PBJ

Passion, Determination and PBJ

EAT. BIKE. SLEEP.

Three simple words on the shirts of 23 dedicated, passionate university students from Austin, Texas.

“….And if all else fails, PBJ (Peanut butter and jam sandwiches),” said Travel Chair, Samantha Archer, one of 23 peddlers on an amazing … Read the rest

July 19, 2013 | 0 Comments More
Love of Sports Bug started in Fox - Guinness World Softball Record

Love of Sports Bug started in Fox – Guinness World Softball Record

Submitted by Kelly Lock

It all started in Fox Creek’s Derald Palmer Memorial arena.

As a young man, Randy West was known as the “Arena Guy, The Zamboni Guy, or The Iceman”.

Having been bit by the “Love of Sports” … Read the rest

July 17, 2013 | 0 Comments More
Abigail - Living the Dream

Abigail – Living the Dream

Dream BIG, Sing LOUD and wear Boots – The Calgary Stampede is hosting a contest – The Nashville North STAR contest.

 

UPDATE June 28: Unfortunately, Abigail was not chosen as part of the top 10. 

“Thank you to everyone Read the rest

June 20, 2013 | 0 Comments More
Inspiration, Growth and Healing

Inspiration, Growth and Healing

Swimming, wearing shorts and simply bending over and touching your toes; these are just a few things we often take for granted.

Recently, 13 year old Cayley McGinty re-discovered she can do all three.

A very brave, young woman, has … Read the rest

June 16, 2013 | 0 Comments More
Arne Vaadeland Volunteer of the Year

Arne Vaadeland Volunteer of the Year

 2012 Arne Vaadeland Volunteer of the Year ~ Barb Jantz

A Rare Gem

Submitted by Mara MacAskill

Barb Jantz has been in the Community since June of 1971, and has had a private day home for 41 years.  She … Read the rest

June 13, 2013 | 0 Comments More
Jim Edwards – Living the Dream

Jim Edwards – Living the Dream

Living his Dream & Quest for Gold

Update, June 13 : Jim and his Alberta Team won Silver Medals, more updates will be published in the next few days.
June 6 – Over the weekend, Jim competed in the Walsh … Read the rest

June 13, 2013 | 1 Comment More
Pawlished Pets - Local Dog Whisperer

Pawlished Pets – Local Dog Whisperer

After a long winter, many of our canine friends have shed their warm coats, however many need a helping hand.

Darlie Krueger has been operating Pawlished Pets, her dog grooming business, since April of 2011.

Obtaining her training from The … Read the rest

May 25, 2013 | 2 Comments More
All the while Whistling a Tune

All the while Whistling a Tune

He is known to be a strong, silent leader, with the exception of whistling while he works, volunteering and thoroughly enjoying life.

Len Pierrard is a well-known resident, living in the community with his family for 28 years.

He is … Read the rest

May 21, 2013 | 10 Comments More
Brady Alexx - Living the Dream

Brady Alexx – Living the Dream

Living the Dream

He is a senior in high school and loves music.

Brady Davidson, aka Brady Alexx started singing as far back as he can remember.

His proud mom, Sheri said, “When Brady was little, he always liked music and … Read the rest

April 27, 2013 | 2 Comments More
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