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Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs The Smoky River Minor Hockey Association held their annual general meeting at the Falher Regional Recreation Complex on Dec. 12. Dan Aubin read the minutes of the 2015 AGM, which were then approved. Aubin also…

Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs The volleyball season has passed and the coaches for the Georges P. Vanier teams have offered their thoughts about it. Bob Owens coached the junior girls’ team and he was pleased with their progression during…
PIC – Falher Pirates lose back-to-back games

The Falher Pirates have lost twice to the Grimshaw Huskies. They went to Grimshaw on Nov. 17 and lost 7-5. Then they hosted the Huskies on Nov. 19 and lost 4-3. The Pirates’ next home game was on Nov. 26,…
Taekwondo classes offered to all ages at Georges P. Vanier

Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs Anyone who wants to enroll in taekwondo must embrace its five tenets: courtesy, integrity, perseverance, self-control and indomitable spirit. These are the things that Fourth Degree Dan Blackbelt holder Alain Johnson teaches in Road Warriors…
Falher 55 Plus, hosts Zone 8 Challenge Cup event

Tom Henihan Spotlight Alberta 55 Plus, Zone 8, Area 2 held its carpet bowling and floor curling Challenge Cup event at Club Alouette in Falher on Saturday, October 22. Twenty-seven people participated with teams from Valleyview, High Prairie, Girouxville and…

The Falher Pirates had good luck in recent games, winning against the Valleyview Jets on Nov. 10 and the Spirit River Rangers on Nov. 12. Look for a story in the Nov. 23 edition of the Express, and video clips…

Chris Clegg NPHL.com A last gasp attempt to organize the High Prairie Regals for the 2016-17 season has failed. “The High Prairie Regals informed me at 8:30 p.m. [Oct. 31] that they are out for 2016-17,” e-mailed NPHL president Jack…