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PIC – Girls’ rugby action in Grande Prairie

The girls’ rugby team at Georges P. Vanier travelled to Grande Prairie on May 30 for a couple of games. They played against the team from Dawson Creek for a couple of games, but the scores were not known. The…

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs   The six soon-to-be graduates of Ecole Heritage – the Class of 2018 – along with their families and friends, attended a church service at Ste. Anne Paroisse in Falher on June 2. Deacon…
GPV rugby teams get ready for the grid iron

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs Georges P. Vanier’s boys’ and girls’ rugby teams, comprising approximately 24 members, having been practicing since early May and they are ready to play. The teams have the field out back and they have…
Ecole Heritage student learns about Alberta government processes

Principal Nicole Walisser Ecole Heritage Our student, Aaqilah Charron, attended the FJA (francophonie jeunesse de l’Alberta), legislature program last week, May 3 to 6, in Edmonton at the Legislature. The program is called Parlement jeunesse de l’Alberta. They were 125…
PIC – Going to the GPV prom

Student and escort participating in the G.P. Vanier, graduation parade during the graduation ceremony reception at the Centre Chevaliers in Falher, May 19.  
PIC – Breakfast is on us!!

Ecole Routhier held their annual sausage and pancake breakfast for students, their parents and the public in the morning of May 17. At left, left-right, are Jacqui Laliberte and Melissa Portelance, two of the many volunteers.  
Heritage students participate in 24-hour fasting

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs Will I wake up hungry and go to bed hungry? Will I get enough to eat during the day? Such are the questions and dilemmas that students at Ecole Heritage pondered during their ‘Jeûne…

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs   Many of the soon-to-be graduates of Georges P. Vanier paid a visit to Ecole Routhier in Falher on May 22 and they received a welcome of students with posters throughout the halls of…

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs   The students at Ecole Routhier had the opportunity to burn off their energy during the afternoon of May 25. They went onto the playground for the school’s annual Jump Rope for Heart campaign.…