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Local educator joins Ecole Providence teaching staff

Tom Henihan Express Staff Ecole Providence’s new Grade 5/ 6 teacher is certainly not new to the community. Alysia Sharpe is a long time resident of McLennan and has been a teacher for eleven years, the last two in High…
Be aware of school buses as students are back in class

Richard Froese For the Express Students are back on the buses in and class as motorists are reminded to drive safely. “When approaching a school bus – think about the students,” says Harry Davis, director of transportation for High Prairie…
Ecole Providence year-end awards ceremony

Tom Henihan Express Staff Due to ongoing renovations in the school gym, Ecole Providence held this year’s awards and kindergarten graduation ceremony in St. John the Baptist Church on June 20. Staying with the annual routine, the awards event began…
PIC – Marvyn Dupuis Foundation Scholarship 2019 recipients

Mr. Marvyn Dupuis’ Legacy of giving back to his community lives on through his sons Troy and Adrian, Georges P. Vanier Alumni. Troy and Adrian continue to award scholarships to deserving Post-Secondary bound seniors looking to build their futures based…
Marvyn Dupuis Foundation Scholarship 2019 recipients

Mr. Marvyn Dupuis’ Legacy of giving back to his community lives on through his sons Troy and Adrian, Georges P. Vanier Alumni. Troy and Adrian continue to award scholarships to deserving Post-Secondary bound seniors looking to build their futures based…
Pelletier shines in school bus zone roadeo

Richard FroeseFor The Express A Falher bus driver finished in the top three in the fourth annual Zone 5 (Northwest) School Bus Roadeo in High Prairie on May 25 hosted by the High Prairie School Division. Veteran driver Carmen Pelletier…
École Héritage Class celebrates graduation

Tom Henihan Express Staff The École Héritage graduation ceremony took place at St. Anne’s Catholic Church in Falher on Saturday, May 25. Archbishop Gerard Pettipas, Archdiocese of Grouard-McLennan, officiated at the Eucharistic celebration. St. Anne’s parish priest Father Jean Cornelis…
Vipers, Lynx compete at regional meet

Following are the High Prairie School Division Senior High School track and field meet results from May 14. Only those results available from the source are published. The meet was held at the E.W. Pratt High School and Prairie River…
Guerette, Pabalon win aggregate titles

Following are the High Prairie School Division Junior High School track and field meet results from May 14. Only those results available from the source are published. The meet was held at the E.W. Pratt High School and Prairie River…
G.P. Vanier students shine at graduation ceremony on May 19

Tom HenihanExpress Staff G. P. Vanier School Graduation, class of 2019, took place on May 19 under the banner “Our Time to Shine.” Following the established protocol, the ceremony began with the graduates entering the school gym as their names…
Make every choice the right choice

PARTY program sends strong message Richard FroeseFor The Express Junior high school students learned lessons about impacts of drinking and driving during the annual Prevent Alcohol and Risk-Related Trauma in Youth program in High Prairie on May. Grade 9 students…