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PICs – Pratt’s top athletes rewarded

E.W. Pratt High School in High Prairie presented its annual athletic awards during an assembly June 13. Female and male athletes-of-the-year were presented for each Grade 10-12. The Francis Lessard Sportsmanship Award was presented for the first time to a…
A perfect day at the lake for fishing derby

Tom Henihan Spotlight The weather was ideal, sunny and warm will a cool breeze by the water during the ninth annual Knights of Columbus Children’s Fishing Derby at Winagmi Lake Provincial Park on Saturday, June 10. Although the conditions were…

  Athlete                   Category           Distance/Time        Place Hailey Cox Jr. Women’s 200-M Hurdles 1:04.89 seconds 15 Kataja Sware Jr. Women’s 80-M Hurdles 16.40 seconds 13…
Larson wins silver in track and field finals

Richard Froese South Peace News Brendyn Larson won a silver medal in long jump as the top result for E.W. Pratt High School athletes at the Alberta School Athletic Association Track and Field Championships held June 2-3 in Edmonton. Larson…
PRJH athletes smash 4 records, relay teams add 5 new standards

  Individual events results Following are the results of the Prairie River Junior High School track and field meet results held June 1. Jr. Girl’s 100-Metres 1. Daneira Dominguez. 2. Alexandra Aldrich. 3. Sadee Cunningham. Jr. Girl’s 200-Metres 1. Trae…
Elementary Saints enjoy a day in the sun

St. Andrew’s School held its annual track meet for upper elementary students June 2. The day began with rain but organizers examined the weather forecast and proceeded with the meet, which turned out to be a nice day. Students were…
PIC – Topsy-turvy

Crimson Ferguson dives over the bar during the high jump at the High Prairie Elementary School Track Meet June 7. Watching is E.W. Pratt HIgh School student Cole Isaac, one of many students who helped run the meet.

Following are the results of High Prairie Dolphins’ swimmers at the Beaverlodge Barracudas Swim Meet May 27: Swimmer     Event Time                     Fin Lexi Flett Girl’s 6 & under 25-M…
Council planning to help golf club

Chris Clegg South Peace News No problem. It’s what High Prairie town council decided at its May 23 meeting after approving a $60,000 line of credit comfort letter for the High Prairie and District Golf Club. Interim club president Becky…

Chris Clegg South Peace News Play ball! Men’s fastball will be played this year in the South Peace starting June 5. About a dozen interested players met May 18 at Smitty’s Restaurant and formed the Big Lakes Men’s Fastball league.…

Richard Froese South Peace News A golf tournament to thank first responders in the region is being supported by Big Lakes County. At its regular meeting May 24, council granted a request to sponsor the July 3 tournament 3, hosted…
Pratt athletes excel during Sr. High Meet

Following are the High Prairie School Division Senior High School track and field meet results from May 16. Only those results available from the source are published. The meet was held at the E.W. Pratt High School and Prairie River…
PRJH students dominate Jr. High Meet

Following are the High Prairie School Division Junior High School track and field meet results from May 16. Only those results available from the source are published. The meet was held at the E.W. Pratt High School and Prairie River…