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Ride ‘em, cowboy!

Action in the ring thrilled the crowds at the 57th annual High Prairie Elks Pro Rodeo on Aug. 1-2. Over the two days, riders competed in various events such as bareback riding, saddle bronc, steer wrestling, bull riding, tie-down roping,…

Following are the results of High Prairie Dolphins’ swimmers at the Peace River Porpoises Swim Meet July 29: Swimmer           Event                            Time  …
2 more Alberta titles

Royals win Mosquito A Tier 1 title High Prairie Mosquito Royals Mosquito A Tier 1 Playoffs Date              Game July 8 HP Royals 21 Parkland Twins Red 18 July 8 HP Royals 23 Devon 18…
Dolphins win 32 races at annual meet

High Prairie Dolphins swimmers enjoyed outstanding results at their swim meet July 22. Dolphins won 32 individual races, placed second in 28 others and third in 17 more races. Also, relay teams placed first in 10 races and second on…
Elks Rodeo notes

Chris Clegg South Peace News Still room to enter Mutton Bustin’ They are the youngest competitors at the High Prairie Elks Pro Rodeo and perhaps the most popular. Is it any surprise that the biggest cheers at the rodeo may…
Spectacular parade kicks off rodeo

“The Biggest Little Parade in the Peace” promises to be another spectacular event this year. The High Prairie Elks Pro Rodeo Parade kicks off with the annual parade at 11 a.m. Dozens of entries make this parade truly the best…
Ready for an action-packed 2 days of fun?

High Prairie Elks Pro Rodeo Aug. 1-2 Chris Clegg South Peace News Want rodeo? High Prairie has two action-packed days heading your way in less than one week. The High Prairie Elks Pro Rodeo rolls into town Aug. 1-2 with…
Revived Spruce Point Park Rodeo ‘fantastic’ – Skrynyk

Joe McWilliams For South Peace News The Wildrose Rodeo Association’s Spruce Point Park Rodeo on the Canada Day weekend was a big success. According to one of the chief organizers, it could hardly have turned out better. “Fantastic,” was Mike…
Meet HP’s next great cowboy

Chris Clegg South Peace News High Prairie is no exception to producing outstanding talent and successful competitors in rodeo, from 1969 Canadian Amateur Rodeo Champion Sanford Cox to Miss Rodeo Canada, Samantha Stokes, in 2016. The next name to add…
PICs – Soccer players get final kick at the cat

The High Prairie Minor Soccer Society finished another season with final games June 28. About 180 players enjoyed the season, says Angie Halverson, society president. Medals for players 6-and-under and 4-and-under were provided by sponsor Tim Hortons while others were…
PICs – Fun in the sun!

Each year, students at E.W. Pratt High School organize a day-long track and field meet for High Prairie Elementary School students. The meet is an Olympics-style event, with students assigned to teams from different countries. Fun is the name of…