The Alberta 55 Plus Games Association and the Zone 8 Mighty Peace Sport and Recreation Association recognized the efforts of High Prairie and District Regional Recreation director Lori Matthews, right, June 20. Matthews was presented with a certificate of appreciation to thank her and the recreation board staff for the exemplary job they did in helping the association host the Alberta 55 Plus Games Sept. 14-16, 2017. Presenting the certificate is former High Prairie resident Mary Zabolotniuk, Zone 8 president, Alberta 55 Plus Games Association. She says the efforts of Matthews and staff in co-ordinating and organizing events in their venues made the event run off extremely well. The venues were well-prepared for all events and appreciated by all competitors, says Zabolotniuk.