World Vision Global 6K For Water raises over $14,500

Canada Day provided ideal weather for the Three Hills Community Church Service, at Anderson Park, and the World Vision Global 6K For Water.

Organizers report that about 800 people enjoyed the 10 am church service, hosted by the Three Hills Ministerial. The freewill offering of $3,185.90 went directly to the World Vision 6K total. Prior to the July 1 service, a Good Friday Community Service offering of $3,450.90 was contributed to the 6K. About 125 people participated in the 6K Walk/Run for Wate

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Trochu hosts Public Engagement Session

Trochu Council held a Public Engagement Session on the evening of Tuesday, June 26, hammering home the fine points of financial concerns for the municipality, the changes that may have to occur and the choices that will have to be made. “Trochu is at a crossroads,” claimed Mayor Barry Kletke. “Our community is taxed as high as it can go and still remain sustainable. We cannot continue on the same path we’ve been going - a change must occur.” Over 150 people were in

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Carbon Legion #161 Soap Box Derby brings community together

The Carbon Legion #161 Soap Box Derby has been revived after a very long hiatus. The first derby was held in 1995, followed by the second annual derby on August 3, 1996, hosted by the Carbon and Area Restoration Society.

Driving down the Essex Street hill, the lowest average time of 21.62 (of four runs) went to Easy Money for the second year in a row, and was driven by Keith Bramley, Brian, Trevor, and Michael Sowerby. Second place that year went to Garrett Motors and third was Bertram Drilling

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B.P.O.E. Three Hills Elks #190 celebrates 90 years

Three Hills Community Centre was the scene of the 90th Anniversary of the B.P.O.E. Three Hills Elks #190. The supper and program took place on Thursday, June 21.

About 80 people attended including members and guests.

Exalted Ruler Byrne Lammle presented a club history as follows.

Since 1912, the Elks of Canada have given countless volunteers hours to promoting and serving community needs across Canada. With over 250 Lodges and 11,000 members the Elks are ready to continue growing into the futur

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