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Galloway presents touching history of WW1

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bringing in photos,
that we are able to bring
these stories to life," said
McDowell. "
"British subject J
Mellor Poucher, who
lived in Edson during its
fledging years, sent the
Town of Edson a tape of
his memories from that
time. Sharing Poucher's Blind View
specific recounting of
when our community Window Fashions
found out they were
going to war and how
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Dechambeau gave an Forbes during Galloway’s WW1 presentation Nov. 5. Photo Deanna Mitchener 780.542.0898
inspiring presentation
about her grandmother, h o w m u c h t h e y Gestapo and held in McDowell.
Sarah Whitehead, in the appreciated her, for Stalag Luft 1, a prisoner Jim Gomuwka spoke a B
first segment of (War as helping them through of war camp in Barth, few words saying, "It is “THE DEALERSHIP YOU’VE COME TO TRUST
They Know It). Sarah their time of care. This Germany. The rations amazing what has been GIVING YOU THE ULTIMATE DEALERSHIP EXPERIENCE”
was a nurse with the autographed book was provided by their captors done here tonight. We all
R o y a l A l e x a n d r a on display at the were just enough to stay wear our poppies over
N u r s i n g C o r p s , museum along with a alive. Food and other our hearts, think of those 4 DR, AUTO, FULL
Manchester, England few of Sarah's personal comforts were given that went to war for us, WAS 17,999 FACTORY WARR, LOW
during the Great War. belongings, thanks to from the Red Cross, in but this presentation NOW 14,999 P14-335A
She tended to wounded Ann for sharing. these life saving boxes adds a whole new
soldiers from all over the The last part of the were journals from the d i m e n s i o n t o
world, including several presentation was another YMCA, providing a way Remembrance Day. I bet
Canadians. glimpse into the life of a for POW's to record their these soldiers never
During Sarah's work Canadian prisoner of experiences through thought of where their
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provincial average for they can take to ensure development, and their “focused on the engaged FREE ESTIMATES
students achieving excellence are the school leadership symposium. thinker, and ethical
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Gray said that there can
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class which would
consistently result in
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physics students.
Following these initial
results individual
schools will be tasked to
CONTINUES examine the results from A beautiful home for town or country living. What's not to like here. The three arches

their school and address
any concerns in their accentuate the front foyer. Upon entering the dropped foyer, you can now see the total
school improvement openness of this plan. A two sided gas fireplace at the beginning of the great room adds a
warm welcoming. The kitchen area features a huge walk-in pantry and a working island
plans. The board will with a lunch bar. The great room also has a vaulted ceiling from the rear of the house to
also be investigating the front door. A double garden door leads off to a large deck off the side & rear. There is
results for individual a 3-piece bath off the front bedroom or flex room. The large master bedroom features a
Trayed ceiling and a very spacious walk-in closet. A 5-piece ensuite features a 48" walk-in
schools in order to
shower and corner soaker tub. From the mudroom you have a large closet and access to
determine what steps the 3-car garage. The garage has a workshop area and also floor sumps. Need more
can be taken to ensure room(s)? Then check out the finished basement area. Three large bedrooms with closets
success. and a spacious 3-piece bath with a linen closet. Next to the mechanical room is a large
storage area. An office with a closet is located off the games/media room. Lots of room
Once the data is
for a billiard table, large screen TV, etc. There is also a wet bar in the rec room. Not much
interpreted and reviewed
missing in this floor plan. Plan 2011556
the school division will
have conversations with Member of National Home Warranty Program
the principals and Phone: 780-723-2330
schools regarding their
needs and expectations. Grade 9 Parkland student Sheldon Cornelius sat in on Fax: 780-723-5068
Other action items the the GYPSD board meeting as part of the annual “Take Email:
board identified as steps Your Kids To Work Day.” photo Adrienne Tait
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