Lacombe Express Staff

Volunteering brings a wealth of rewards

The rewards for sharing your time in a worthy endeavour bring much in the way of personal reward.

Gabrielle Scrimshaw comes to Lacombe for Herr Lecture

Indigenous professional comes to LMC with passion for creating social impact

Lacombe Police Service responds to firearm complaint

Investigation reveals no criminal intent or danger to the public

POLL: Central Alberta will be home to several national events in the coming months. What are you most excited about?

Respond to this week’s poll and discuss in the comment section.

Lacombe County Highlights – April 12th

Lacombe County held their regular scheduled meeting of Council on April 12th, 2018.

Police dog “Eve” successfully tracks and locates suspicious male

Blackfalds RCMP was dispatched on Feb. 6, 2019 to a complaint of a suspicious male

Lacombe City Council receives first draft of Strategic Plan

The City of Lacombe held a regular meeting of Council on April 9th

UPDATE: Lacombe resident takes home STARS Lottery Show Home

Brent Sage wins $948,000 Calgary show home in STARS fundraising lottery

ECHO Lacombe introduces Small Business Emergency Fund

Fund to support small businesses dealing with vandalism

Lacombe Community Refugee Effort hosts film viewing

Lacombe City Cinemas to play two films on refugees

Lacombe Rotary donates $6,000 to Memory Care Cottage

Royal Oak Village courtyard aids seniors with dementia

A Better World hosts Humanitarian Leaders of Tomorrow Youth Conference

Students will learn about philanthropy, volunteering and humanitarianism

POLL: Should the Government of Alberta become an investor in the Trans Mountain Pipeline?

Respond to our poll and discuss in the comments.

Lacombe FCSS announces 2018 Community Grant Program recipients

$31,500 to be dispersed through the annual funding grant program

CHEF DEZ ON COOKING – Herbs: Fresh or Dried?

Dried herbs are suitable for certain recipes, however there are many recipes that benefit from fresh

Cow Patti theatre closes a successful 2017/18 season

Dinner theatre will be back in November 2018

POLL: How will the Lacombe Generals do at the 2018 Allan Cup?

Respond to our poll, discuss in the comments and follow along with the 2018 Allan Cup

Blackfalds Town Council Highlights

CAO Myron Thompson presented his report to Council which included Public Works, Community Services and Human Resource issues

Farm Vehicle Safety Inspections April 17th and 18th

It’s about education and working together to promote safety for everyone

Recreation and Culture Grant Program community projects approved

Grant submissions totaling almost $22,000 were received for consideration