Trochu Valley School 2019-2020 Academic and Athletic Awards

Our 2019 - 2020 Academic, Legion and Athletic awards were presented a whole lot different this year with all of the restrictions and social distancing protocol. The 2020 Graduating class received their recognition certificates and scholarships with their Graduation Portfolios in October. Several other dates were chosen to present awards to our current students but each time had to be rescheduled due to circumstances and protocol changes. We were finally able to celebrate our students on Februar

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Local Author Phil Callaway publishes 28th book

Local author and humourist Phil Callaway has recently published his 28th book, Laugh like a Kid Again: Live Without Regret and Leave Footsteps Worth Following, which was released this past summer.

Callaway observed that as we age and experience difficulties, we tend to laugh less, worry more and see the negatives in life. Children, however, are full of laughter. Callaway said, “In my lifetime I don’t remember a time when we’ve been so short of good cheer. I’ve had at lea

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A Seussified Christmas Carol Review

The Three Hills Arts Academy presentation of “A Seussified Christmas Carol” performed by the Kneehill Area Youth under the directorship of Tiffany Dietz added two additional shows so that there were 10 performances all together.

“Enthusiasm” is the first word that came to my mind as I watched the actors assume their roles as they appeared on stage. With a cast and crew of 40 young people (some altering between major and minor roles depending on the performance, and some

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Swalwell 4-H Beef Club is excited to start back up

The Swalwell 4-H Beef Club had our start up and elections meeting on October 5, 2020 but we were already busy before the meeting. Some of our members volunteered at the Acme/Linden Food Grains supper helping to hand out meals to vehicles in the drive thru. This year we have 14 members in the club 5 Juniors, 5 Intermediate and 4 Seniors and I think it’s safe to say we are all very excited to start this year after a long stretch off last spring.

October 18 came around and we helped the Acme

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