Lions present inaugural scholarship

By Rob VogtDakota Van Langen is going to the University of Calgary to study biomedical sciences with an eye towards going to medical school.The 2023 graduate of Willow Creek Composite High School and class valedictorian will be assisted in her pursuit of that goal by a $2,500 scholarship from the Claresholm Lions Club.The Lions recently established the scholarship and plan … Read more

Claresholm native honoured with President’s Award at the University of Lethbridge

By Rob VogtUniversity life can be a balancing act for a student, especially if she plays a varsity sport and goes to school full time.Claresholm native Sofia Hoff was recently honoured by the University of Lethbridge for achieving that balance between her studies and playing rugby.The 2018 graduate of Willow Creek Composite High School was one of the recipients of … Read more

Fun-packed Claresholm Fair Days planned for this weekend

By Rob VogtThere will be a lot to see and do when Claresholm opens its doors to the world for its annual Fair Days weekend.“I think it’s our biggest Fair Days to date,” said Megan McClung, the town’s engagement coordinator who is overseeing the planning. “It’s definitely going to be four full days.”This year’s theme is “The Good Old Days” as … Read more