Operation Christmas Child underway

The Samaritan’s Purse Shoebox Campaign is underway with Collection Week being November 13 to 18.
In recent years, this annual event has seen approximately 1000 shoeboxes per year shipped from the Three Hills area. In 2016, the number of shoeboxes collected Canada-wide was over 660,000.
The packages are distributed to 13 countries including the Ukraine and several in Central America and Africa.
Donors, whether individuals or families have at least three options by which they may be involved.

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Inclement weather postpones Kneehill North Growing Project Harvest Day

The 4th Annual Harvest Day of the Kneehill North Growing Project did not go exactly as planned, because of the nasty snow storm that preceded the scheduled event and left the ground too wet for the machinery. But it certainly did not dampen the generous spirit of the over 100 guests who made it to the Huxley Community Centre for the lunch and silent auction on Friday October 8.

Andre Visscher, the Regional Coordinator for Alberta for the Canadian Foodgrains Bank gave a very brief presentation o

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Community rallies around local business

Residents and businesses of the Village of Carbon rallied around Carbon Grocery and their need for a roller shutter security system. There was a steady flow of supporters, Saturday, October 7, at a Block Party Barbeque fundraiser. The result of this community event, including food sales, craft tables and donations was $9,858.58. According to organizers, this amount will cover all costs in the purchase and installation of the system. Carbon Grocery had been the target for a number of break-ins o

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Rosebud Opera Theatre presents, “The Christians”


“The Christians”, by American playwright Lucas Hnath, opened in the Rosebud Opera Theatre on September 22 and will run to October 28.

It is a very challenging story and presentation.

But having said that, what else can be said that will encourage attendance?

One reviewer (The New York Post) said “…drama about a theological battle. This is a production we can believe in.” Another said it would appeal to both believers and unbelievers.

The publicity poster giv

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