People

Notre Dame raising funds for playground

Reading Time: 1 minuteEcole Notre Dame Elementary School Parent Fundraising Association (PFA) Chair Michelle Logan, her son Nick, member-at-large Kathy Santrock and children Hannah, Paige and Ryland were at the Rotary Club of Morinville Wednesday morning to make a presentation on the school’s swingset project.
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Business

No Frills supports hot lunch program for Morinville schools

Reading Time: 3 minutesFor the third year in a row, local students have the certainty of a hot meal at school thanks to the generosity of No Frills owners Chris and Tracey Mansbridge, their staff, and customers. The local business owners presented representatives from four of Morinville’s schools with a cheque for $3,244. The monies will be divided equally between Morinville Community High School, Georges H. Primeau, École Notre Dame, and Morinville Public School. […]

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Local News

Community joins in recognition of end of Afghanistan Mission

Reading Time: 3 minutesby Lucie Roy

Lieutenant Governor Donald S. Ethell, Premier Alison Redford, Education Minister and Ministerial Liaison to the Canadian Armed Forces Jeff Johnson, and Member of Parliament Laurie Hawn attended a special event at Guthrie School Wednesday morning to honour the end of Canada’s military service in Afghanistan. Similar events took place Wednesday at Town Hall and local schools… […]

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Schools and youth

Shrove Tuesday packs in the pancakes at local schools

Reading Time: 2 minutesby Lucie Roy with Morinville News files

Morinville – More than 800 pancakes were served Tuesday at École Notre Dame Elementary School to 485 students and staff waiting to participate in the Annual Shrove Tuesday Breakfast. Many volunteers were on hand to lend a hand. Grade 3 students helped serve pancakes and juice as part of their Service Project towards Development and Peace… […]