Community

Tree project is made to make shade

A total of 28 trees were planted at Ponoka Elementary

Let’s Bust Cancer cuts a cheque for Look Good Feel Better

Busted Ladies Lingerie ran another successful “Let’s Bust Cancer” fundraising barrel racing…

PSC dishes out annual academic awards

Junior and senior high student recognized for their classroom accomplishments

Men’s wear stores of yesteryear gone with our changing culture

By Marty Schmidt with Mike Rainone Growing up in small town Ponoka…

PHOTO: Ponoka Ag Society makes donation to PRRA

Sherry Gummow, president of the Ponoka Ag Society is shown presenting the…

PHOTO: St. Augustine School donated to food bank

St. Augustine School’s Grade 5 classes organized a Thanksgiving food drive to…

Coats for the Cold has begun

Winter clothing bank hosted by Ponoka United Church this year

PHOTOS: Ponoka County East District open house

Hudson Vleeming, one-and-a-half-years-old, tries out the fire extinguisher simulation with help from…

PHOTOS: Candlelight ceremony

The Ponoka Legion Branch No. 66 held its annual Candlelight Ceremony at…

Our thriving town began as a whistle stop along Siding 14

By Mike Rainone for the News For those of us who were…

PHOTOS: Annual Ponoka Legion honours and awards

The Ponoka Branch No. 66 of the Royal Canadian Legion held its…

10th anniversary of Maskwacis Employment Center

Open house held for expanded facility in Ermineskin Mall

REFLECTIONS: Those amazing early gentlemen of Ponoka and district

By Mike Rainone for the News When yours truly was growing up…

Ponoka County approves money for pair of building projects

Council also passes provincially mandated tax relief, approves regional library increase

PHOTOS: Happy 20th anniversary Ponoka McDonalds

McHappy Anniversary: Ponoka’s McDonald’s celebrated its 20th anniversary on Monday, Sept. 30.…

PHOTOS: Ponoka’s BP reopens after renos

Grand reopening: Ponoka’s Boston Pizza location hosted a reopening celebration on Sept.…

PHOTOS: Fall Walk enjoyed at JJ Collett

Annual Fall Walk: The annual event held at the JJ Collett Natural…

Huge barrel race weekend hits Ponoka

Canadian Barrel Horse Incentive takes over the Calnash Oct 10-13

PHOTOS: Draft Horse Show

Show-ing off: The Alberta Percheron Club’s annual All-Breeds foal show was held…

BRICK Learning Centre holds 90th anniversary

90 years young: Dignitaries along with staff, students plus former staff and…