Courtesy Medicine Hat Exhibition and Stampede and the World Professional Chuckwagon Association
Friday, one of Rick Fraser’s horses was injured as reported in our previous media release. After receiving veterinarian attention the horse has been moved to a recovery facility. The Medicine Hat Stampede Veterinarian is optimistic about a complete recovery.
The 2011 Southern Alberta Summer Games will take place in Medicine Hat from July 6-9, 2011 and the deadline to register for “Team Medicine Hat” is Monday, June 6 at 4:30 p.m.
The Calgary Stampeders have announced plans for their first tour of southern Alberta. Four players will visit communities throughout the south of the province on May 18 and 19 as Rob Cote, Charleston Hughes, Joffrey Reynolds and Juwan Simpson will meet with Stamps fans at schools, recreation centres, restaurants, retail stores and even a military base.
By Susan Quinlan
Taber’s Atom Chiefs scored big when they were selected from among 3,400 hockey associations, to announce the NHL game during Scotiabank Hockey Tonight on CBC’s Hockey Night in Canada.
By Susan Quinlan —
Albertans are again being given the opportunity to voice their opinions to members of government about concerns over property rights, when a task force tours the province in December and January.
By Susan Quinlan
Following the unfortunate discovery of damage to the roof of Nanton’s recreation centre in November 2010, the arena was immediately closed and the community began raising funds for repairs to be completed before the fall of 2011.
That renovation is now complete and the Tom Hornecker Recreation Centre this fall hosted the first event of the season.
After four full days of athletic and cultural competition in Medicine Hat, the Southern Alberta Summer Games concluded July 9 as Mayor Norm Boucher passed the Games flag to representative Loni Snow from Raymond.
Raymond will host the 2012 Southern Alberta Summer Games.
By Chris Jaster —
Jaclyn Davis was running around her house hollering and jumping for joy while watching Sportscentre July 18.
Never in a million years did the Town of Kyle’s recreation director think the community had a chance to be one of the 10 winning Kraft Celebration Tour hosts, but that’s exactly what was announced that afternoon.