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BMX nationals prove successful

BMX nationals prove successful

Airdrie proved again last weekend it can host major events, as the 2010 BMX nationals held in the city Aug. 27-29, was a resounding success.
Chamber tourney raises more than $22,000

Chamber tourney raises more than $22,000

The annual Airdrie Chamber of Commerce Golf tournament was a big success, raking in more than $22,000 for the Alberta Children’s Hospital Foundation, Aug 20. More than 80 local businesses took part in the tournament, which started at 1:30 p.m.

Fun Country Riders hold show and gymkhana

Despite the uncertainty of our unsettled weather, the Fun Country Riders completed another show and gymkhana on Aug. 22 at the Strathmore Rodeo Grounds. Thanks go to our judge, Diane Botsford, for placing the classes.

Say no to Bieber, yes to college football

I wish more teenage girls watched American college football. That way I might be able to find a season preview magazine amongst the dozens of Justin Bieber Teen Beat covers adorning all of the local bookstores, grocery stores and pharmacies.
Storm holds off Lions in wild season opener

Storm holds off Lions in wild season opener

The defences could have stayed home.
Airdrie Edge gymnasts comfortable in new facility

Airdrie Edge gymnasts comfortable in new facility

The Airdrie Edge gymnastics club has been in its new facility since early this year, but took time this week to honour the process taken to get there. The club held its donor appreciation night on Aug.

Airdrie's new skate park set for official opening

Airdrie’s new skate park has already been open for several months, but the City will make it official this weekend. The grand opening of the park, located within the Chinook Winds Regional Park, will take place between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Aug. 28.
Cowboy cops entertain rodeo fans

Cowboy cops entertain rodeo fans

Law enforcement officers are used to dealing with unpredictable situations, but they found out last weekend that chasing criminals and riding large animals are two completely different challenges.
Edge comfortable in new facility

Edge comfortable in new facility

The Airdrie Edge gymnastics club has been in its new facility since early this year, but took time this week to honour the process taken to get there. The club held its donor appreciation night on Aug.
Chamber tourney raises more than $22,000

Chamber tourney raises more than $22,000

The annual Airdrie Chamber of Commerce Woodside Golf Course tournament was a big success, raking in more than $22,000 for the Alberta Children’s Hospital Foundation, Aug 20.