4H members of all ages were awarded scholarships for the International Youth Livestock program.The International Youth Livestock program wrapped up on Saturday night at the Calgary Stampede Grandstand Show.
All 55 recipients were honored, including local 4H members.
In the senior division: Andie Hadway of Didsbury and Tessa Nybo of Sundre
each received 3000 dollar scholarships, while Raymond Gallelli of Crossfield
took home a 2000 dollar scholarship.
A total of 20 - 1000 dollar scholarships
were handed out.
Local recipients include Kalina Chalack and Shallaine Daley - both of Carstairs - Michael Haeni of Didsbury, and Lars Iverson and Lisa Jacobsen both of Olds
Intermediate scholarship winners from our area include Cassidy Mathews of Olds, Jose Hadway of Didsbury, and Haylea Jones, Kayla Jones and Quinci Jones - all from the Carstairs club.
For the second year in a row, junior aged participants were also on the list. Cache McLearie of Sundre won a 500 dollar scholarship.
The gala event Saturday night at the BMO Center in Calgary wrapped up the week-long Summer Synergy event which began in Olds.
The Crop Inputs Manager With Richardson-Pioneer Says It Has Been A 'Fairly Good' Growing Season For Farmers In This Region.
Mounties In The Town Of Olds Ask Citizens To Be Proactive In Order To Avoid Becoming An Easy Mark For Criminals.
About $10,000 Was Recently Raised At The Sundre Fire & Rescue Society's 23rd Annual ATV Poker Run.
Mountain View Seniors Housing Is Getting Close To Selecting A Date For An Official Ground Breaking Ceremony For The New Sundre Lodge.
The accomplishments of a pair of local wrestlers have helped generate international exposure for the town of Olds this summer.
Following A Memorable Run To The Calder Cup Finals As The Captain Of The St. John's IceCaps, Jason Jaffray Returned To His Hometown To Host A Golf Tournament In Support Of A Former Teammate's Memorial Foundation.