Professional bull riding to be key feature of Honey Festival

Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs Anyone wishing to see to bull riding at this year’s Honey Festival is encouraged to get their ticket soon. Professional Bull Riders Canada will hold their event at the Falher Regional Recreation Complex, beginning at…
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…
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…
Jamie Bean is the new general manager for the Girouxville Co-op

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs After an extensive search, the Girouxville Co-op has a new general manager. Jamie Bean, originally from Quebec, took up his new position on April 23. Bean started out working for telecommunication companies in Quebec…
Smoky River Taekwondo holds end-of-season meet

Mac Olsen Express Staff With the season winding down, Smoky River Taekwondo held a meet at Georges P. Vanier on April 21, including six members of Iron Tiger Taekwondo of Manning joining them. “Everybody who came out advanced,” says instructor…