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Private education: A good choice (Part 1)

Posted on May 16, 2017

By Craig Funston Alberta has a rich history of educational options, ie., various systems of educational models. In fact, it once had a global reputation:… Read More »

Down Memory Lane: 1958; Nominations for town council seats

Posted on May 16, 2017

Down Memory Lane #281 By Fred Mellen These items were gleaned from the September 18, 1958 Graphic Newspaper Bow Island - A front page picture… Read More »

Why the attack on private schools?

Posted on May 2, 2017

By Craig Funston There are a lot of myths flying around these days over one specific form of education. Some myths involve its finances or… Read More »

1958: BIE enrolls 253 students

Posted on May 2, 2017

By Fred Mellen Down Memory Lane #279 These items were taken from the September 4, 1958 issue of the Graphic. Bow Island - Enrolment for… Read More »

Alberta’s OK corral

Posted on April 25, 2017

By Craig Funston I trust comparing Brian Jean and Jason Kenny to cartoon characters (Tom and Jerry) last week is not seen as unkind in… Read More »

1958: Sod turning at E-free church

Posted on April 25, 2017

By Fred Mellen Down Memory Lane #278 These items were taken from the August 28, 1958 issue of the Graphic. Burdett News by Mrs. Donald… Read More »

Tom and Jerry might as well get into the fray

Posted on April 18, 2017

By Craig Funston The entertainment world is marked by pairs. Going way back, we have Martin and Lewis, Abbott and Costello, and Wayne and Shuster.… Read More »

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