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December 11, 2016 December 11, 2016

Santa School for southern Albertans


By Stan Ashbee Sunny South News Traditionally, and thanks to Clement C. Moore’s poem “A Visit from St. Nicholas” or “’Twas the Night Before Christmas” — Santa Claus was described as dressed all in fur, his eyes twinkled and his dimples were merry, his cheeks were compared to roses and his nose to a cherry. Of course, the beloved poem described the jolly old elf… Read More »

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SADD Alberta promotes safe driving initiatives for youth

By Stan Ashbee Sunny South News Students Against Drinking and Driving (SADD) Alberta’s mission is to inspire and motivate young people to stand up and… Read More »


Fire Chiefs remind motorists to drive safe

By Stan Ashbee Sunny South News According to Coaldale and District Emergency Services’ Fire Chief Gary Gettman, the dangers of texting and driving remain an… Read More »

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Local hockey action on the ice

Tough HJHL schedule this season for the Coaldale Copperheads with four three-game weekends prior to Christmas. This past weekend saw the team going two-for-one, earning… Read More »


Quite a catch for local anglers

By Stan Ashbee Sunny South News What is 391 pounds, 12-feet long, was worth $235,000 US and was caught during the 11th Annual El Gunny… Read More »

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Plenty for everyone

By Stan Ashbee Southern Alberta has had an assortment of live events, family fun-filled activities and unique festivities to tempt each and every southern Albertan’s… Read More »

Enough is enough

By Loraine Debnam The season of excess has already begun (earlier and earlier from what I see). Businesses rely on this time of the year… Read More »


Use common sense on the roads — it can save lives

So, you’re thinking of drinking and driving? Or getting behind the wheel while high? Or texting or calling a friend on your way to wherever… Read More »

Thanks to the creatures this Christmas

Dear Editor: My family and I are members and had the great pleasure of visiting the Alberta Birds of Prey Centre in Coaldale this year.… Read More »

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