McDermott: I am an idiot

How do we work with the tendency to procrastinate and put healthy choices off?

  • Sep 18th, 2017

Eckville Echo welcomes new editor

Myra Nicks started with the paper at the beginning of the month

Golf tournament seeks funds for Legion

The third annual Don Macrae Memorial Golf Tournament will be on Saturday, Sept. 16.

McDermott: Fall fitness strategy

Scott McDermott’s weekly motivational and inspirational column about health and fitness

  • Sep 11th, 2017

Photos: Leslieville community plays slo pitch for breast cancer research

The sixth annual Help Save Second Base Slo Pitch Tournament raised funds for breast cancer awareness

Homesteaders honoured through recreational program fundraiser

Second annual recreational program fundrasier supports programs for residents at the Eckville Manor

Back to books, back to school

Eckville students head back to class Sept. 5

Vandriel: Wearying of the cozy

Caroline Vandriel’s monthly book review

  • Sep 3rd, 2017

McDermott:Do you have a Bullseye?

Scott McDermott’s weekly inspirational and motivational column on health and wellness

  • Aug 28th, 2017

Photo: Haircuts for those in need

Cuts for a Cause took place at hte Alliance Church Aug. 26

Lengthy, storied 4-H history in west central area

Ponoka, Rimbey area clubs help Alberta 4-H celebrate 100 years

Digital eye strain a growing concern as children head back to school

New survey reveals Alberta parents could be doing more to protect their children

McDermott: Embrace The Suck

Scott McDermott’s weekly inspirational and motivational column about health and fitness.

Photo: Summer fun

Kickball is still a popular game to play in Sylvan Lake

Photo: Miracle Treat Day at Dairy Queen

The annual event pledges to donate proceeds to Alberta charities

Ponoka resident tries hand at aquaponics system

Using fish to enhance the hydro culture at home

McDermott: The Ketosis Fad

Scott McDermott’s weekly inspirational and wellness column.

McDermott: Anchors Away!

Scott McDermott’s weekly inspirational fitness column

  • Jul 31st, 2017

Vandreil: My new favourite author – and she’s Canadian!

Caroline Vandriel discusses her new favourite author R.J. Anderson