Community

Ponoka County resident has some fun with stuffed deer

The stuffed deer appears to have a toy gun keeping an eye on the road

Ponoka family remembers fallen WWI soldier

A Ponoka soldier killed in action in the Great War is remembered

  • Oct 16th, 2018

Remember When: Ponoka Stampede 1962 champs

This historic photo shows the champions of the Central Alberta Stampede Association from 1962

  • Oct 17th, 2018

Annual Texas Longhorn show and sale draws local and international attention

ATLA part of a growing Canadian market for Texas Longhorn genetics

$500,000 goal well within reach for Ponoka’s Festival of Trees

Annual fundraiser just under $137,000 from attaining its long-term goal for the Ponoka hospital

Ponoka parent speaks of gratitude during Legion’s candlelight vigil

The Ponoka Legion’s special candlelight vigil at the cemetery is a reminder of past sacrifices

  • Oct 15th, 2018

Reflections: Former Ponoka high schoolers celebrate 55th reunion

There was a large group of folks who descended on Ponoka to celebrate their 55th high school reunion

  • Oct 10th, 2018

Remember When: Looking at the 1963 Ponoka Broncs football team

The 1963 Broncs football team was a ‘powerhouse’ in the Central Alberta High School Football League

Remember When: Is this the oldest and largest tree in Ponoka?

Mike Rainone, Reflections writer for Ponoka News hopes to find the answer to this question

  • Oct 2nd, 2018

PHOTO: Ponoka market business donate to BBBS

Ponoka’s Big Brothers Big Sisters received a donation from a community market group

Threshing cancelled for old time farming group

Wet and wintry weather conditions have postponed the threshing event

St. Augustine Ponoka students come together for two celebrations

The Catholic school celebrated the Terry Fox Run and honoured Orange Shirt Day

Reflections: Taking the time to remember a fallen Ponoka soldier

Raymond Marinus Krefting, who was born east of Ponoka, was killed in action during WWII

  • Oct 2nd, 2018

Ponoka’s Read My Hips dance troupe about empowering women

The fundraiser was aimed at a children’s arts and culture fund held at Ponoka FCSS

PHOTO: Ponoka Chicks for Charity donates $33,000

Three different community groups received $33,000 from Ponoka Chicks for Charity

Annual Alberta Moose lodge convention takes over Ponoka

Members comes together to talk plans, business and attracting new members

  • Oct 2nd, 2018

PHOTOS: Kids donate to the Ponoka Food Bank

A summer drink fundraiser shows the initiative coming from Ponoka’s kids

PHOTOS: Enjoying family time in Ponoka

Ponoka’s Day in the Park was rescheduled and held at the curling rink

Ponoka’s BBBS celebrates a milestone

Big Brothers Big Sisters celebrates 30 years of operations

A part of Ponoka’s history pays museum a visit

Military travelling history exhibit makes stop at Fort Ostell Museum