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Positive developments for gymnastics club as new season begins

Tom Henihan Express Staff Smoky River Gymnastics Club (SRGC) will begin its 2019, fall season with a new head coach, additional programming and a new location. The club’s recently appointed head coach, Manon Turcotte is a veteran gymnastics coach with…

Susan Thompson Express Staff Racers will get to climb over, under and through obstacles in a test of their strength, agility and endurance at the annual Miserable Miles race on Misery Mountain. The 5.5 km obstacle race will be held…
Kids loved every minute of the LSLIRC “Youth Golf Tournament”

Tom Henihan Express Staff The Lesser Slave Lake Indian Regional Council (LSLIRC) health directors and staff, held their 9thAnnual “Youth Golf Tournament,” at Smoky River Regional Golf Course in McLennan, on August 9. LSLIRC Health Director, Marcella Schnurr opened the…
Girouxville’s new rink reaches completion

Tom Henihan Express Staff After four years of planning, coordinating and fundraising, Girouxville Enhancement Committee has finally achieved its goal and the new Girouxville rink is now ready for ice. On July 24, Trevor Zahara, owner of Peak Play a…

Chris Clegg For The Express A group from La Crete has given notice to the North Peace Hockey League executive they would like to join for the 2019-20 season. The NPHL officially notified its member clubs July 24 of La…
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…
PIC – Bronze winner

Alberta Schools’ Athletic Association Badminton Provincial Championships were held May 3-4, in Calgary at Nelson Mandela High School. 16 participants (2 players from each of the 8 zones in the province) took part in the event. Amber Guérette, (far right)…
Vegas style golf tournament fundraiser May 25

Tom HenihanExpress Staff A 4-ball, Vegas Style Golf Tournament fundraiser will take place at Smoky River Regional Golf Course in McLennan, Saturday May 25 beginning at 10am. All funds raised at the two-round, 18-hole tournament will go to Ecole Providence…
PIC – Zones in Grimshaw April 27

L to R: Tyler Maure senior girls singles GOLD, Mathew Fischer intermediate boys singles BRONZE, Éric Lavoie junior boys singles Silver, Amber Guérette intermediate girls singles Gold. Gold and Silver medal finishers will be competing at the Badminton Provincials in…
PIC – École Héritage/GPV Invitational April 13

L to R: Quinn Côté and Zoé Tardif senior girls singles Gold, Amber Guérette intermediate girls singles Gold, Tyler Maure senior girls singles Gold, Mathew Fischer intermediate boys singles Bronze, Anique Tardif junior girls singles Silver, Nathan Fischer junior boys…