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Familiar but strange halls: Class of ‘71 tours Ponoka Secondary Campus

50-year reunion included tour, time capsule burial, dinner and dance

 

(Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

PHOTOS: Black Elk senior/junior high school rodeo

The Alberta High School Rodeo Association (AHSRA) Black Elk District 2 junior…

 

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Ponoka Jubilee Library to dedicate children’s corner in honour of ‘Miss Eva’

The Ponoka Jubilee Library is inviting interested Ponoka public to attend a…

  • May 15, 2022

 

Three Ponoka Lions Club members spoke to town council on May 10. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
Three Ponoka Lions Club members spoke to town council on May 10. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

Ponoka Lions asks town to take over bus program after loss of major fundraiser

Members of the Ponoka Lions Club came before council on May 10…

Three Ponoka Lions Club members spoke to town council on May 10. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
Three Ponoka Lions Club members spoke to town council on May 10. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
Joe Whitbread and Jo Phillips are helping children and parents navigate the world of social media. (File photo)

Jo(e) Social speak to Ponoka students, parents about social media

The professional social media agency was in Ponoka May 9

  • May 12, 2022
Joe Whitbread and Jo Phillips are helping children and parents navigate the world of social media. (File photo)
Dolores Vold remembering her late husband and best friend, Ralph Vold on April 27, in their ranch-style home in Ponoka. (Photo by Janaia Hutzal)

OUR COMMUNITY: Nansen ‘Ralph’ Ravnsborg Vold remembered

By Janaia Hutzal For Ponoka News About 900 people gathered the Calnash…

Dolores Vold remembering her late husband and best friend, Ralph Vold on April 27, in their ranch-style home in Ponoka. (Photo by Janaia Hutzal)
Wolf Creek Golf Resort. (Photo submitted)

Ponoka area golf courses expecting great seasons

Golfers, new and old, have increased in last couple of years

  • Apr 28, 2022
Wolf Creek Golf Resort. (Photo submitted)
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Ponoka 4-H beef members heading back to ring

Annual Ponoka District 4-H Beef Show and Sale will be in-person and online

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St. Augustine School holding ‘Dueling Pianos’ fundraiser for new playground

Evening to feature cocktails, four-course dinner, performance, silent auction

  • Apr 24, 2022
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Zuri Ayuno, centre, with her parents Anne and Arnel Ayuno. (Photo submitted)

Young Ponoka singer tops 6 categories at competition

Zuri Ayuno, 10, competes at Red Deer Festival of the Performing Arts

Zuri Ayuno, centre, with her parents Anne and Arnel Ayuno. (Photo submitted)
A western class competitor during Spring Fling, held at the Calnash Ag Event Centre April 15 to 17.(Photo submitted/Amanda Ubell Photography)

Ponoka hosts 150 horses for Spring Fling show

Horse show has grown since new volunteers took over in 2016

A western class competitor during Spring Fling, held at the Calnash Ag Event Centre April 15 to 17.(Photo submitted/Amanda Ubell Photography)
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PHOTOS: Business is booming at Ponoka chamber trade show

The Ponoka and District Chamber of Commerce held its first trade show…

  • Apr 12, 2022
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Pysanky and perogies: Ponoka making a difference for Ukraine

A couple of local fundraisers have sprung up in support of Ukraine

(Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
High seller “Japetto” sold for $55,000. (Kaylee-Jo Fawcett/Fawcett Photography)

High seller at Top Guns Horse Sales goes for $55k

Owner said it was a “record smashing” year

  • Apr 8, 2022
High seller “Japetto” sold for $55,000. (Kaylee-Jo Fawcett/Fawcett Photography)
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Learn and Play group one of many programs the Family Resource Network provides to Ponoka

The Family Resource Network has programs and supports available to help children,…

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Kari Davidson. (Photo submitted)

Familiar face appointed as principal of St. Augustine School

Kari Davidson has officially stepped into the role

Kari Davidson. (Photo submitted)
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(Karen Douglass/Ponoka News)

PHOTOS: Hammy’s celebrates reopening

Ribbon cutting held on March 31

  • Mar 31, 2022
(Karen Douglass/Ponoka News)