ACFA holds AGM

L’association canadienne-francaise de l’Alberta (ACFA) Centralta Region held their Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Legal on Saturday at the Centralta Community Centre. […]

Local Sports

Francophone Youth Volunteer speaks on volunteerism

Monique Lavallee is a strong francophone youth advocate and volunteer. Her latest award was the prestigious Pierre Bergeron of Excellence Award for Youth Service presented to her at the Annual Congress of the Alberta’s Francophone community Gala which took place in October in Edmonton. […]

Local News

The Noels enjoy a life of volunteerism

Volunteerism, awards, and hockey dominate in the Noel household.

I sat down for coffee with Andre and Pat Noel, and we spoke of her father’s induction into the Hockey Hall of Fame and Andre’s many awards, just before he received an important provincial award from the Francophone community. […]


Locals recognized for their contributions

ACFA member Lucien Houle was introduced into Ordre des Sages (Elder recognition) at the Royal Alberta Museum Oct. 18.
Houle, who was born in Morinville, received the award in recognition… […]

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Arts & Culture

Morinville raises the Francophone flag

Morinville – Mayor Lisa Holmes raised The Franco-Albertan flag in front of Town Hall Friday morning. The blue, white and pink flags are flying over municipalities in Alberta as communities raise the Franco-Albertan flag in honour of Rendez-vous de la Francophonie (RVF), an initiative of the Canadian Foundation for Cross-Cultural Dialogue, a group who promotes and supports dialogue between the Francophone and Acadian, and all other communities in Canada. […]