Jenna Jensen

Sparwood residents attend Remembrance Day Ceremony

Many residents gathered around the Cenotaph to observe the Remembrance Day Ceremony.

The Sparwood Secondary School's senior boys volleyball team take on a halloween fundraiser.

Boys host a Halloween fundraiser.

Keeping up with the fun of the season the SSS senior boy's volleyball team host a Halloween fundraiser.

The Sparwood Secondary School's senior boys volleyball team take on a halloween fundraiser.
Stan Kilford

Poppy campaign is underway

Sparwood's Mayor Lois Halko is pinned with a poppy, kicking off the poppy campaign.

Stan Kilford

Sparwood Council stands firm with off street parking

Sparwood Council admits no better way to improve plowing than to enforce off street parking.

Sparwood Fire Chief Jim Jones explained to business owners the benefits of having a lock box installed on a door of their business during the workshop.

Business owners get educated with workshops

Three early morning workshops were held over the past week for residents of Sparwood during Small Business Week.

Sparwood Fire Chief Jim Jones explained to business owners the benefits of having a lock box installed on a door of their business during the workshop.
The team from the Elkford Falkins Insurance office held a bake sale to help raise money for Bridges to Community.

Building better lives with Bridges to Community

The Falkins Insurance teams have been fundraising to send two employees to Nicaragua to help build homes and schools.

The team from the Elkford Falkins Insurance office held a bake sale to help raise money for Bridges to Community.

Sparwood Poolside Concession looks forward to serving community

Residents of Sparwood will now have a new dining option with Sparwood Poolside Concession.

Denise Sorenson of the Elkford Food Bank accepts a donation from Bernie Van Tighem

Food bank fundraiser a hit

On October 13 residents of Elkford danced the night away at the eighth annual Pierre Parizeau Food Bank Benefit.

Denise Sorenson of the Elkford Food Bank accepts a donation from Bernie Van Tighem

Teens scare away hunger this Halloween

Students from Sparwood Secondary School will be trick or treating for the Sparwood Food Bank this Halloween.

FJMES Kindergarten kids enjoy getting some exercise taking part in the Terry Fox run.

Elk Valley schools take part in Terry Fox

Schools in Sparwood and Elkford recently took part in the Terry Fox run.

FJMES Kindergarten kids enjoy getting some exercise taking part in the Terry Fox run.

Sparwood welcomes all to trade fair

Residents of Sparwood and the Elk Valley are welcomed to attend the second semi-annual trade fair this weekend.

Jaques Bellerive Canada Post Director of Operations Pacific Local Area cuts the ribbon at the grand opening of the new Elkford Post Office.

Elkford Post Office holds grand opening

The new Elkford Post Office has opened its doors to the community.

Jaques Bellerive Canada Post Director of Operations Pacific Local Area cuts the ribbon at the grand opening of the new Elkford Post Office.
Sport Hero award recipients

Sparwood sport heroes recognized

Eight Sparwood residents were presented with the Sport Hero award.

Sport Hero award recipients
Abby Jensen and Madison and Tyler Carpenter take a seat on the Search and Rescue swift water rescue boat

Sparwood SAR welcomed all to open house

Sparwood Search and Rescue welcomed the public to thier second annual open house.

Abby Jensen and Madison and Tyler Carpenter take a seat on the Search and Rescue swift water rescue boat
Sparwood Secondary School students take off on the Terry Fox Run.

Elk Valley students take part in Terry Fox

Sparwood and Elkford schools raised money and ran for Terry Fox.

Sparwood Secondary School students take off on the Terry Fox Run.
These seniors showcase some homemade rhubarb pies

Making baking count

Sparwood Seniors cook up some fresh baking, selling it to raise money.

These seniors showcase some homemade rhubarb pies
Sparwood Treehouse Daycare kids celebrated a successful first year with yummy mini cupcakes.

Sparwood Treehouse Daycare celebrates one year

Kids and cupcakes were the theme for Sparwood Treehouse Daycare's one year anniversary.

Sparwood Treehouse Daycare kids celebrated a successful first year with yummy mini cupcakes.
Sparwood Mayor Lois Halko

Burritt receives Queens Jubilee Medal

Bob Burritt was presented with the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal.

Sparwood Mayor Lois Halko
Children and their families decorated Chipmunk Park in Elkford with colourful words

Literacy in the Environment

Elkford families celebrated literacy in Chipmunk Park.

Children and their families decorated Chipmunk Park in Elkford with colourful words

Elkford appreciates volunteers

Volunteers and their families were celebrated during Elkford's Volunteer Appreciation Day.