Here’s a recap of the week’s events in photos.
Morinville Community High School held their Blue and White Sports Awards ceremony June 9, an annual recognition of the school’s top athletic achievers. The event, held in the Morinville Community Cultural Centre auditorium, saw roughly 70 awards being presented to students who have participated in a variety of sport offerings during the year. STORY HERE
The Morinville Community High School 2014 graduates assembled outside the school for a group photo and hat toss following graduation rehearsal ceremonies June 11. The Class of 2014 held their actual graduations ceremonies in Edmonton Saturday evening.
– Lucie Roy Photo
Celina and August Kieser were the recipients of the Fred Scharmann Award presented at the Sturgeon Rural Crime Watch Association (SRCWA) Barbecue held June 11. Mrs. Sheila Scharmann and her son Craig presented the 2014 Fred Scharmann Award to the Kiesers for their selfless community volunteer dedication to Crime prevention. FULL STORY HERE
Two days after the Town of Morinville, NAIT Sturgeon River Research Project and local students partnered to do a planting on the banks of the Little Egg Creek near Georges H. Primeau School in Morinville, vandals have rewarded the efforts by uprooting half the plants and removing them. STORY HERE and STUDENT REACTION HERE
The Georges H. Primeau and Morinville Community High School Year End Band Concert was held at the Morinville Community Cultural Centre June 10 under the direction of GHP Conductor Nicole Baker and MCHS Conductor Corinna Cormier. STORY AND PHOTOS HERE
Allen Jacobson of the Gateway Big Band plays trombone during the Silver Shoes Pub Night Thursday at the cultural centre. Approximately 60 people attended to here the multi-member big band play Little Brown Jug, Pennsylvania 6-5000, Sentimental Journey, and other classic numbers.
– Lucie Roy Photo
The 2014 Phil Grant Memorial Fishing Derby was held on Father’s Day at the Morinville Fish and Game Association Pond.
– Joe Jacob Photos