Myra Nicks

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Web poll: Will you attend the Elk’s Club dance and silent auction?

The Feb. 3 event will raise funds to rebuild the Elk’s Club after a fire destroyed the building

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Manor House resident Helen Whaley toasting the New Year and singing Auld Lang Signe. Photo submitted

Photos: Manor House residents toast in the New Year

Residents had a door decorating contest and sang familiar songs to celebrate

Manor House resident Helen Whaley toasting the New Year and singing Auld Lang Signe. Photo submitted
Nicks: Reframing resolutions

Nicks: Reframing resolutions

Bi-weekly column on all things holistic health relate

Nicks: Reframing resolutions
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Poll: Do you make New Year’s resolutions?

Some love them and some don’t.

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Kim Lacey fits a steel shoe to her horse’s foot. Without a proper fit, a lot of damage can be done to the horse. Read the story of how to be a proper farrier on Page 5.  Photo by Myra Nicks/Eckville Echo

How to be a proper farrier

Kim Lacey has spent over four years training to shoe horses

Kim Lacey fits a steel shoe to her horse’s foot. Without a proper fit, a lot of damage can be done to the horse. Read the story of how to be a proper farrier on Page 5.  Photo by Myra Nicks/Eckville Echo
Laurie Carritt plays Santa to Lorna Wolney at the Eckville Manor. Carritt has played “Santa” for many years, delivering smiles and hugs to all the residents. Photo submitted

Santa visits Manor residents

Laurie Carritt plays Santa to Lorna Wolney at the Eckville Manor

Laurie Carritt plays Santa to Lorna Wolney at the Eckville Manor. Carritt has played “Santa” for many years, delivering smiles and hugs to all the residents. Photo submitted
Eagles’ Andrew Coles takes a pass from teammate Brian Pieper and attempts to score during the Senior Eagles’ home game on Dec. 16 against the Westlock Warriors. See the full story on Page 10.  Photo by Myra Nicks/Eckville Echo

Eagles win 8 -2 in final game of the year

The Eckville Eagles played the Westlock Warriors Dec. 16 in Eckville

Eagles’ Andrew Coles takes a pass from teammate Brian Pieper and attempts to score during the Senior Eagles’ home game on Dec. 16 against the Westlock Warriors. See the full story on Page 10.  Photo by Myra Nicks/Eckville Echo
Photo by Andrew Neel, used with permission (instagram.com/andrewtneel)

When do you open Christmas presents?

Christmas Eve, morning or not at all

Photo by Andrew Neel, used with permission (instagram.com/andrewtneel)
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Council holds last meeting of the year

Council discussed wages, arena upgrades and crime prevention in their Dec. 11 meeting

Photo by Myra Nicks/Eckville Echo
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Toque Toss brings in warm clothing for communities

Bantam AA Tigers asked attendees at their Dec. 10 game to toss hats, mitts, socks and more on the ice

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Nicks: Giving to get or giving unconditionally

Nicks: Giving to get or giving unconditionally

Bi-weekly column on all things holistic health related

Nicks: Giving to get or giving unconditionally
Don’t drive drunk or high

Don’t drive drunk or high

Reminder from SADD, Minister of Transportation and RCMP

Don’t drive drunk or high
Spread joy not germs

Spread joy not germs

Alberta Health Services reminds Albertans to get their influenza shot

Spread joy not germs
Owner of Trilliant Real Estate Group, Pat Garritty with Lance and Sandra Meier and the tree they picked out. All people had to do was make a donation of any amount to the Adopt-a-Family program and take a tree home. Photo by Myra Nicks/Sylvan Lake News

Trilliant’s Trees 4 Treasures raises funds to give holidays

Real estate group gave trees in exchange for donations to the Adopt-a-Family Program last night

Owner of Trilliant Real Estate Group, Pat Garritty with Lance and Sandra Meier and the tree they picked out. All people had to do was make a donation of any amount to the Adopt-a-Family program and take a tree home. Photo by Myra Nicks/Sylvan Lake News
Snowriders need executive to keep running

Snowriders need executive to keep running

The club is meeting tonight, Dec. 6, at the Eckville Legion at 7:30 p.m.

Snowriders need executive to keep running
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Bantam B Lakers win 3-0 over 3Cs

The Lakers are now tied with the 3Cs in the series

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Shadow Riders support community with holiday hampers

Shadow Riders support community with holiday hampers

The 4H club has been helping create the hampers for over 20 years

Shadow Riders support community with holiday hampers
Theatre performance supports museum

Theatre performance supports museum

Dickson Museum hosted Turn Up Your Hearing Aid! Nov. 23 and 24 to fundraise

Theatre performance supports museum
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Liquor licences now available online

Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission is phasing out paper-issued licences

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Non-Violence Coalition meets for tea

Regional Vision for Non-Violence Coalition’s second annual tea was held on Nov. 29 at NexSource Centre

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