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Remembrance Day service held

Remembrance Day service held

Those gathered at the Neilburg Community Hall Nov. 11 were reminded that we are Fragile and that None of Us are Free by the Neilburg Composite School senior band's interpretation of these contemporary songs.

School soccer pitch taking shape

The Ministry of Highways gave the school some dirt to fix up the in need soccer field. Teacher Ryan Nickel is a teacher who is coaching one of the soccer teams. He was trying to get the school soccer field into shape for the students.
Students earn Legion Remembrance Day awards

Students earn Legion Remembrance Day awards

The award winners in the poetry, poster and essay contest, sponsored by the Neilburg/Marsden branch of the Royal Canadian Legion, were announced Nov. 11 at the ceremonies held in the Neilburg Community Hall.
Senior boys' volleyball team undefeated and advance to provincials

Senior boys' volleyball team undefeated and advance to provincials

The Borden senior boys' volleyball team won the regional play downs at Medstead, Nov. 19, going through undefeated. They now advance to provincials in Broadview this weekend, along with Glaslyn who were second in the region.
Community program - community support

Community program - community support

The Community Youth Choir entertained a full house Sunday at its first concert of the season. As the choir grows, so does its audience numbers.

Pancakes served for fundraiser

Last week at MHS was a good one. We would like to welcome back our librarian, Mrs. Bailey. Wednesday, we held a pancake breakfast for students and staff to raise money to buy KitchenAid stand mixers for the home economics room.
Food preparation and enjoyment theme of current exhibit at Allen Sapp Gallery

Food preparation and enjoyment theme of current exhibit at Allen Sapp Gallery

The brand new exhibition at the Allen Sapp Gallery is a showcase of the importance of the collection and preparation of food.
Handi van bingo draws a full house

Handi van bingo draws a full house

Here we are on Thursday night at 8 p.m. the temperature is -12 C with high winds and the power is out. I sure hope this isn't a sign of what is to come during the winter months. Nov. 11, the Handi van committee held their second bingo of the season.

Village rink fundraisers planned

Work continues on the village rink. Plans are being made for fundraisers to be held in the months to come. These include bake sales and bingos. Watch for dates.

28th great-grandchild arrives in the family

Nov. 9 - Milt and Lil McMillan are pleased to announce their 28th great-grandchild: Koen James Rhinehart, a brother for Tanner and a son for Maggie and Shawn Rhinehart. We were glad to have Theresa Kenney home from the hospital Nov. 7.