Fly away

The Stavely Elks hosted their 13th annual pheasant derby on Nov. 17 and 18. It is a major fundraiser for the community and is responsible for the re-population of pheasants in the area. Here, Emery Boucher, exalter ruler of the Stavely Elks, releases the first pheasant. Photo by Rob Vogt

Cobras grind out win over Myers; advance to provincial finals

The Willow Creek Composite High School Cobras advanced to their third Tier-4 provincial football final in four seasons with a hard-fought 21-9 win over arch-rival W.R. Myers of Taber last Saturday, Nov. 18, in Claresholm. With the win, the Cobras set themselves for the sweetest road trip in high school football; a trip to the Alberta Bowl in Lacombe for … Read more

RCMP urges everyone to lock vehicles

By Rob Vogt, Local Press Writer The Claresholm RCMP is encouraging everyone to lock their vehicles. The police would like to remind residents to remain vigilant about locking their vehicles and keeping belongings out of sight throughout the winter months. Please do not leave vehicles unattended and unlocked, and do not leave keys in your vehicle at any time, including while … Read more