Kalisha Mendonsa

Gators trample Bucs in home opener

The Central Alberta Buccaneers had a tough time last week as they lost their home opener to the Calgary Gators with a final score of 50-6.

Lacombian local takes gold at Skills Canada

A young Red Deer College man brought pride to Central Alberta during the recently held Skills Canada (Provincial) Competition

Alberta artist featured at Gallery on Main

Once again, it’s time for the Gallery on Main to highlight a new Alberta artist through their feature gallery.

Tickets available for fundraiser gala for skateboard park

The Optimist Club will be hosting a Governor’s Gala to help them on their way towards a goal of raising over $400,000

Dolphins swim club hosts successful meet

The Lacombe Dolphins had a successful home swim meet last week where they invited eight other teams to partake in their ‘Big Splash’ event.

Excitement

Local peace officers gave safety lessons and ran the kids through drills on their bikes.

FCSS helping Blackfalds residents ‘One Seed at a Time’

FCSS has come up with a creative, space-conscious and economical way to feed the community

Red Deer Renegades take down Lacoka Locos

The Lacoka Locos tried hard to work their way up but were ultimately defeated 16-6 by the Red Deer Renegades during last Sunday’s game.

Lacombe Rotary Lobster fundraiser tickets still available

The Rotary Club of Lacombe is hosting its annual Lobster Dinner fundraiser this month, featuring live entertainment

Lacombe is home to new LGBTQ group, ‘Will & Grace’

A young man recently found support in his community during a difficult time of coming out to his family and friends

Lacombe Panthers stomp Stettler at College Heights

Panthers U-16 minor soccer team took to College Heights this week where they battled strong winds and took out the Stettler U-16

Stephen Jepson brings ‘Never Leave the Playground’ presentation to City

Jepson will be bringing an exciting presentation to Burman University next month to help share unique ways to stay fit in mind and body.

Kaitlin Grovet nominated for Young Woman of Excellence Award

Citizen aims to draw community groups together through volunteerism

Local wakeboarder continues to excel in sport

Local wakeboarder has been selected as an Alberta Sport Development Centre featured athlete for her dedication and skill in her sport.

Community garden plots in high demand

The Aspen Community Gardens in Blackfalds are in high demand, and the Town is beginning to look at applying for the money to expand.

Bucs are gearing up for annual food bank fundraiser

The Buccaneers are getting ready to do their part to give back to the community through a ‘Bucs Day to Tackle Hunger’

Local roller derby league open to new members

Roller derby is getting quite popular in Central Alberta and has a lot to offer players of any age.

Local grant recipient heading to Montreal

A local dancer has received a grant from the City that will enable her to travel to Montreal

Lacombe Composite High School soccer team looks forward to season

LCHS Rams soccer graced the ME Global field recently in their first official league exhibition

City moves forward with Municipal Development Plan

Lacombe’s first roundabout included in proposed document