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Mennonite choir brings joy to patients at Centennial Centre

Wednesday April 16, 2014

For more than 18 years, rain or shine, a Mennonite choir has been bringing Christian hymns to patients at the Centennial Centre for Mental Health and Brain Injury.

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Research takes on new meaning with Broncs World Tour

Wednesday April 16, 2014

“It’s very difficult to explain Vimy from a text book.” Social studies teacher Ron Labrie

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Art Club showcases local painter at annual sale

Wednesday April 16, 2014

“I always thought it would be a fun thing to do but I didn’t want to paint a bowl full of apples.” Ponoka artist Eleanor Tangjerd

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Chevi Rabbit receives youth award

Wednesday April 16, 2014

Chevi Rabbit receives the Alberta Hate Crime Committee “2014 Hate Crime Awareness Youth Award”

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ATB donates to new Big Brothers Big Sisters program

Wednesday April 16, 2014

ATB Financial presented $1,000 to Beth Reitz of the Ponoka & Recreational District Big Brothers Big Sisters on April 10.

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The Musical Ride is a proud national tradition

Wednesday April 16, 2014

Representing a colorful tradition and ceremony through the horse and the scarlet uniform since the late 1800s

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Remember when

Wednesday April 16, 2014

This amazing early 1900s photo of the early history of Ponoka features an Indian tent camp just north east of town next to the Battle River.

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Fundraiser proves fruitful for Christian School

Wednesday April 16, 2014

“We really are an organization that looks after one another.” Christian School principal Bob Morris

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Grade 6 students partake in Alberta history

Wednesday April 16, 2014

April 8, 2014 was a big day for the St. Augustine School’s Grade 6 classes.

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30-hour-famine

Wednesday April 16, 2014

A total of $6,500 was raised by students at Ponoka Secondary Campus last weekend.

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PSC students compete in provincial Reach challenge

Wednesday April 16, 2014

“You’re competing against pretty big and highly specialized schools.” Rob Haggarty, PSC Reach for the Top coach

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Baptist Church fundraises to serve growing congregation

Wednesday April 16, 2014

“We’ve just been consistently growing and the pressure’s been there for years.” Pastor Paul Spate

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Students wow with historical projects

Wednesday April 16, 2014

“Some of the finest projects in Alberta come from Ponoka.” Rob Lennard, author, History Wrangler

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From yoga to bras, women gain new insight at conference

Wednesday April 16, 2014

During the first Ponoka Women’s Conference held in several decades, the women of Ponoka and surrounding area were given the opportunity

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Women’s conference kicks off without a hitch

Wednesday April 16, 2014

Despite a delayed spring and cloudy skies, it was all sunny smiles inside the Wolf Creek Golf Resort for the Ponoka Women’s Conference

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Students tour Europe, gain new perspective on war

Wednesday April 9, 2014

“For something that happened 100 years ago, it’s pretty humbling” Clinton Rodney, Ponoka Secondary Campus student

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Realistic love trumps romance in comedic play

Wednesday April 9, 2014

While it wasn’t a romance 80 years in the making, a marriage that took place when both the bride and groom

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Family stays positive while dealing with juvenile arthritis

Wednesday April 9, 2014

Seeing a child bent over and unsteady on their feet is not an easy sight for a parent but an estimated 24,000 Canadian children and teens

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PSC students take to mentoring with longboard project

Wednesday April 9, 2014

“They were doing the teaching. They were doing the guidance.” PSC woods teacher Jeff Bone

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Reflections of Ponoka: Volunteers perform extraordinary miracles

Wednesday April 9, 2014

Over the years, I can say with extreme sincerity that having had the opportunity of being a volunteer has been

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