Express Staff The Town of Falher is pleased to advise that the 2018 Recipient of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities’ Ann MacLean Award is Past Town of Falher Mayor, Margaret Tardif. The Ann MacLean Award for Outstanding Service by a…
Bus Driver Appreciation Day held at Ecole Routhier, GPV

Mac Olsen Express Staff Go into a school administration office in the morning or right after school, and you might hear two-way chatter between staff and school bus drivers regarding arrivals or departures on the radio. They might be discussing…

Richard Froese For Smoky River Express Up to 20 bus drivers are expected to test their skills in the third annual Zone 5 (northwest) School Bus Roadeo in High Prairie on May 26. Drivers will compete in the daylong event…

Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs The track-and-field season is here, and GPV Coach Marion Lessard is getting her 25 athletes ready for the competition. Due to the extended winter weather, the team doesn’t have as much time to train. So…
Another noteworthy season for Smoky River Dance Society

Tom Henihan Express Staff The Smoky River Dance Society’s (SRDS) performed its fifth annual Dance Recital at G.P. Vanier gym on Sunday May 6. Along with being the closing performance of the season, the annual dance recital is also the…

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs   Students in the kindergarten and Grade 2 classes gave a singing and dancing performance at the Villa Beausejour in the afternoon of May 11. The kindergarten class danced first, then sang a song…

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs Ecole Routhier held an assembly in the main gym, during the afternoon of May 9. This was to kick off the school’s annual Jump Rope for Heart, for the Alberta Heart & Stroke Foundation.…