Community

PHOTO: Remember When and the Newton/Bures families

Remember When looks at the Newton/Bures families as they settled the Seafield district

  • Jun 21st, 2017

New book highlights early settlers of Ponoka

Author inspired by past Ponoka Herald stories, book signing coming up

  • Jun 21st, 2017

PHOTO: Canada 150 tulip blooming

Canada 150 tulips have started to bloom around Alberta, including Ponoka County

  • Jun 21st, 2017

Ponoka student among 800 in education program

One Ponoka student is taking part in the SHAD advanced education program

  • Jun 21st, 2017

PHOTO: Doe deer rescued

A Ponoka County grader operator rescued a doe deer found in a field

PHOTO: Ponoka United Church full for bridge tournament

Dozens of folks around central Alberta converged on Ponoka for a bridge tournament

Ponoka’s Rotary Club builds large flag pole

A large flag pole was built in Ponoka thanks to the Rotary Club

Aboriginal Day festivities set for Ponoka

A mini-pow wow has been organized for National Aboriginal Day in Ponoka.

Remember When: 1954 Ponoka Stampede parade photo

This Ponoka News Remember When highlights the 1954 Ponoka Stampede parade.

  • Jun 14th, 2017

Ponoka Stampede parade salutes a century of 4-H and Canada 150

Celebrating the 4-H and Canada’s 150th in this week’s Ponoka News Reflections.

  • Jun 13th, 2017

PHOTO: Ponoka Ladies Auxiliary organize high tea

The Ponoka Ladies Auxiliary organized a special high tea celebrating Canada’s 150th.

Ponoka Legion continues the tradition of decorating veterans’ gravestones

The Ponoka Legion continues the tradition of decorating and remembering past veterans.

Grade 9 students from Mecca Glen School create community pantry

Ponoka’s first Community pantry was installed in the Ponoka Seventh Day Adventist Church recently.

Ponoka teachers bring literacy to their professional development

Teachers at Ponoka Secondary Campus bring literacy into classrooms through professional development.

UPDATE: $20,000 raised at Ponoka’s Boys and Girls Club Race for Kids

Photo highlights from the Boys and Girls Club’s Race for Kids to benefit the Ponoka Youth Centre.

Ponoka’s Bags of Love project gets $5,000 boost

Giant tiger donates $5,000 in certificates to Ponoka’s Bags of Love project.

  • Jun 14th, 2017

Ponoka rodeo legend Bud Butterfield featured on 2017 Stampede poster

This week’s Reflections highlights the Ponoka Stampede 81st special poster.

  • Jun 7th, 2017

PHOTO: Ponoka’s Bud Butterfield in this archive rodeo photo

Remember When features Ponoka Bud Butterfield in this archive rodeo photo.

  • Jun 7th, 2017

STAR Catholic’s new website goes live

STAR Catholic, with schools in Ponoka, Lacombe, Wetaskiwin, celebrated the launch of a new website.

  • Jun 7th, 2017

$6,000 raised in Ponoka Lions dog guide walk

The Ponoka Lions Walk for Dog Guides raised $6,000 for the Lions Foundation of Canada Dog Guides.

  • Jun 7th, 2017