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  Below are a series of videos of the Remembrance Day service. Look for a story about the event in the November 21 edition of the Smoky River Express.

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs   Students at Ecole Routhier, along with guests, converged in the main gym at 10:45 a.m. on November 9 for the annual Remembrance Day service. Among the dignitaries were Fire Chief Marcel Maure, paramedics…

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs   The Falher Pirates have won their second consecutive game of the 2018/19 season so far, handily defeating the Manning Comets at home on November 9. Here are some photos from that game, which…

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs   On November 8, students and staff at Ecole Heritage honoured veterans and those who have passed on, as part of the school’s Remembrance Day service. The event was held in the gym, opening…
PICs – Halloween party held at the Villa Beausejour

The Villa Beausejour held a big Halloween party for its residents and guests on October 31, including a costume contest. In the top photo, left-right, are Giselle Soucy; best dressed couple Gaetanne Ouellet and Alice Papineau; and Rita Pineau. In…
PIC – Vision Credit Union at Halloween

They have that farming fever! Pictured above is the staff at Vision Credit Union on Halloween. Left-right are Janet Down, Marie Heyn, Imelda Bourke, Anick Trudeau, Helene Chalifoux and Kailan Rowan. The Vision Credit Union in Falher will host a…
Remembering ‘Canada’s Hundred Days’

Tom Henihan Express Staff This year’s Remembrance Day will mark the 100 anniversary of the end of the First World War. Here in Canada it is also a national occasion to remember what has been called “Canada’s Hundred Days,” refering…
PIC – They’re on parade at Ecole Routhier

Above, left-right, are Ian Hicks, Alanah Dubrule, Paisley Marchildon and Caleb Morin. They and the other students at Ecole Routhier made their way across the stage in the main gym during an assembly on October 31. They were on parade…
PIC – ‘Dangerous Dolls’

Pictured above, left-right, are Ariane Cote, Dani Young, Karen Tytula, Joyce Rey and Tanya Yarmenko. In front is their mascot, Brie Cheese. This group, which works in the Farm Credit Canada office in Falher, calls itself the ‘Dangerous Dolls’ and…

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs   Lots of people got dressed up in their favourite Halloween costumes last Wednesday, with everything from the Avengers, to dolls and witches and goblins. All the schools had activities for their students, and…