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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - March 20, 1971, Lethbridge, Alberta TKI WTHBWOOe KCtAlD March 17I No decision made 011 school band NOBLEFORD Special Tbe home and school association of Noble Central School met re cently in the auditorium of Noble Central It was de cided to take another look at all the costs before a school band was finally decided On the subject of it was decided to keep the films iji mind for showing at future Many view mine film at Natal NATAL HNS A near capacity crowd was present in Sparwood Secondary School to view the premiere showing of the National Film Board docu mentary This is the The picture was filmed in the Spanvood and Fernie areas and attempted to depict the im pact of the resurgence of min ing activitvbrought to the area by Kaiser Resources coal sales to The film commenced show Ing two retired Tom Reid and Alex Henderson of during a stroll at Coal The pair recalled the past mine disasters and the lives that were lost in the Moving to the scenes showed the massive new machinery and resultant pollution of water from past and present A large portion of the film is to the problems of urban re newal raider which many resi dents were displaced from their places of residence or There are also interviews with business and civic leaders of much of due to changing is no longer The documentary was direct ed by Michael who later presented a copy of the film to Sparwood council for future use by the District of Spar It was also decided with regard to supervision at record hops and school The purchase of crests for the championship junior girls bas ketball was tabled until the costs were further investi The tentative date for the showing of Andy Russells Grizzly Country film has been set for April in the auditor ium of the Noble Central Further announcements will be made concerning this A bake sale has been sched uled for Trackmeet A committee of Margaret Isa bella Jake Groon enboom and Van Esveld was formed o organize the bake It was decided the Grade awards be ordered in order to make sure they arrive in time for The revision of the bylaws of the Nobleford Association of the Home and was discuss ed at some with a com mittee of Glen Herman Hann and Lucinda Luchia formed to present a draft of the new The Hilgonda Industrial course draws Earl Mcllroy PICTURE BUTTE HNS Tmvn secretary Earl Mcllroy will attend the industrial de velopment course at Lethbridge March 24 and 25 Town foreman Gibb Drake will attend a pesticides seminar at Olds April Councillor James Foreman has been named town represen tative on the Lethbridge County 26 north region recreation Mayor Alex Chronik and councillor Duane Oliver report ed to council on their recent Edmonton Queen unable to open school at trustees learn NATAL HNS Fernie school District trustees have approved the employment of an additional Grades 3 and 4 teacher for the Spanvood Ele mentary Some classes in the school are crowded and the board ap proved the appointment on the recomendation of the dis trict superintendent of A classroom is available for the new split Grades 3 and 4 Word was received from those arranging the Koyal visit to British Columbia this year that because of a very heavy schedule the Queen is not able to include Spanvood and Fer nie in her No further ac tion was taken at this time to invite anyone else to officially open the new Sparwood Ele mentary Bids for the purchase of a trailer owned by the board were opened and a report was made to the meeting the high est bid was Members of the board rejected all bids on the basis that all were too The trailer is to be advertised again by bid with an upset Chicken supper ENCHANT HNS The Catholic Womens League held its annual chicken supper re A crowd turned out and the door prize won by Williamson nf The raffle was won by Father Mc Cullen of It was set of stainless steel forks and pries established at Succesful bidder for gaso line was Pacific Successful bidder for the fuel oil contract was Imperial SEX EDUCATION In response to a letter re ceived from the East Koote nay Medical Society there was a discussion by board mem bers of the need to offer an improved sex education pro gram in the school The district superintendent of along with the princi is to discuss the matter and make recommendations to the Sex education in British Co lumbia schools tend to origin ate with the local school au thorities working in coopera tion with medical authorities and Once a program has been de vised it can be submitted to Victoria for The dis trict superintendent reported several successful programs have been undertaken in va nous parts of the The district superintendent estimates the enrolment in the district will increase to students by He also reported the report on learn ing difficulties in the district is being prepared with the help of the principals and that it might be ready for presenta tion at the April regular meet REGIONAL COLLEGE The district superintendent requested a motion from the board that the director of vo cational and technical educa tion for the province visit the Eugene Mission near Cran b r o o k to investigate its pos i sible use as a regional INTERMEDIATE CHAMPS Picture Butte Senior Womens Provincial Intermediate Basketball Champions front from left Joyce Marlene Kathy Jean Jenson and Jeanene Casson back row Rosalie Hanna team captain Barbara Betty Lou Mazutmes coach Roy Jensen Rita Tolley and Peggy They whipped Pincher Creek Ronney and Doram were top pointwinners with eight Johnson Drug seminar March 2627 Angela How s accepted jy faculty TABER Angela second year premed stu dent at the University of Cal has been accepted in the acuity of medicine at both the niverslty of Calgary and the Iniversity of Edmon Keith chairman f admissions Uni ersity of and assistant registrar at ic Universiiy of made IB announcements in separate fficial notices fonvarded to liss How It was also noted that Miss was one of 46 successfu pplicants out of morp than 450 applied for admission into medicine at the of and ne of 120 successful applicants ui of over who applied o the University of Angela a former lyers High School student is the daughter of nd Roy Among er numerous recognitions in chool she achieved top landing in each school year vhile in high being awarded the Governor Gen erals Medal in grade and she was class valedictorian in grade IRON SPRINGS HNS Committee members Walter Boras and John Hormoth have completed plans for a drug sponsored by the Pic ture Butte Knights of Colum It is to be held in Cath erines School at Picture Butte March 26 and Boras and Hormoth have worked in close coopera tion with the department of youth and the North County Recreation Department to se cure resource people who are well qualified to discuss the various aspects of the drug situation as it exists hi todays Resignations accepted by Taber school division TABER HNS Teacher and re tirements were accepted at a meeting of Taber school divi sions board of Effective at the end of the school year in Kevin Rus sell Vauxhall High Miss Ann Walker of Myers High School in and Debbie Batchelder now on leave from Central will leave the teaching staff of the Robert Pawlowski of Vaux hall High School was granted leave of absence from June 21 to attend summer school at the University of Ore gon at Retiring at the end of the school year are Anilla Anderson o and Bar rel principal at the Kmmburgh Peterson will only legally and will con tinue as principal and parttime Reduced enrolment at the threeteacher school has prompted a reduction in and Petersons parttime service will effect the necessary In othsr teacher centred busi the hoard was in receipt of correspondence from the ATA Taber Local requesting the boards position on the subject of the teacherboard advisory Considered in the light of the fact that all teacher working conditions are now subjects for salary the board found that the committee will be phased There is now little nonnegotiable business wMch such a committee could The board also felt that in the communications be tween the committee and the teachers had been results of committee decisions having not been brought back to the the board re ferred to the matter of time off for extra curricular particularly in the sports when agreements reached around the committee table died and teachers con cerned threatened strike 12 attend tea ENCHANT HNS A Tup per tea was held at the home of Jessie McLeod recent There were 12 women present and the demonstrator was Rebalkin of Games were enjoyed by all and Mrs McLeod served lunch to bring the afternoon to a Adults and jouths from throughout the County of Leth bndge have been extended an invitation to attend and parti cipate in the Panel members will include Eric a special pro jects officer with the depart ment of and formerly academic dean of Alberta Col legc in Edmonton a marriagi and family a staff a youth a as well as loca panel members who will in elude an RCMP officer and rep resentatives of the mu and teaching professions The first session will be helc at 7 when Mr McCorkell will ask Why Are We Here During the evening session a smrey of basic infor mation on drug misuse will be Another topic will be drugs in an overview of some o the social factors which give rise to drug misuse and their implications for Th evening will conclude with ar open session at which time par ticipants will be urged to en gage in an open discussion o the The seminar will resume a Saturday and topic for discussion will include th problem wluch arises with re gard to communication betwee youth and adults role playing involvement of youth an adults to drugs by resourc At 11 they wi identify local wit the local panel and audienc After lunch a film will be after which the sohin of problems will be discusser in Following this a locf panel from the County of Lett bridge will speak on specia The afternoon will con elude with a panel of resourc followed by a questio and answer Bow Island hospital busy BOW ISLAND Special At the March meeting of the Board of Island Municipal Hos the first part was a joint conference committee meeting presided by Dick chauman of the medical The group reviewed the space problem and the prelim inary plans prepared by Rus sel and reported on a seminar hi Ed monton which he had attended pointing out particulary the sig nificance of the section on the legal aspects of hospital ser The boar1 meeting first heard the monthly report of director of Her report noted a busy February with over 90 per for a minor addition to the hos cent Note was made pita of nursing staff cooperation in Note was made that some of costcutting a doctors nurses the books ordered for the medi cal staff library arrived Kowalchuk gave a detailed liaison meeting an administra director of nurs ministerial association liai Welcome to AGRORAMA 71 GRAIN MARKETING MARCH 25 EXHIBITION PAVILION LETHBRIDGE TIME GET THE FACTS FROM THOSE IN THE KNOW Exporter Corgill Grain Exchange Winnipeg Groin Exchange Miller Ellison lethbridge Line Elevator W Wheat Calgary Speaker from Vancouver lo Winnipeg to tell you actually going onl esting statistical report from the department of health show ing hospital services for 196 This report indicates that th hospital provided only aboi 33 per cent of the hospital car for patients of his distnc while 65 per cent was provide by other particular Medicine Michael Lethbridge Municipal an The report also that over 90 per cent of hospita service was for patients froi this report of the meeting of the son Authorization for Infection Control Committee at Mrs Mullaney to attend a meet tended by Dick j mg for directors of nursing in Edmonton was 1 The board turned to regular business and approved sending i the preliminary plans for the hospital addition to the rlepart ment of health for study and The attendance of the hospital Vucurevich at the southern re I ginna meeting of the Alberta I Hospitals Association was ap Associaie memberships in the medical staff were rl lo two Tatar doctors and a Medicine Hat The major item of business uas the 1S71 budget which had been discussed in February and lefcrred to the March The budget was approved sub ject to approval by the depart ment of It projects a twomill supplementary requisi tion in order to a bal anced pay most of Ihe 1370 pay the first third of major roof repairs and pro vide most of the capital items i ions de The board received as uiter Bobolinks are found in nteai ows and hayfields and are coir moner in Eastern Canada tha in the western OK improvements to Magrath park MAGRATH ova Park will have improve ments for fiaW and foot Softball and other The horse racing track will DC moved to an area south of iwn along Pothole The Oldman River Regional tanning Commission is making ans for a sixfurlong track to e ready for July Magraths Alston told ratepayers towns financial position is There are no re new civic building is paid ir and the homeowner grant as boosted tax Arrears are only Al most 50 per cent of taxes go or Our capacity to handle fires as said Fire hief Rulon Most ires can be put out in 10 min Councilman George Grunin er said the Civil Defence room ill be in the Fire Chief Mountain Health Unit ad served this district roviding school check up and mmunization A mo tion was passed that the health ffice be kept in Magrath ir respective of a slight additional Dahl feels Judo club organized COALDALE HNS A leadymade Judo Club has been organized for all children in the leadymade Les Beres is president of the Miro Tomasta was elected Local instructor is Bill Jan zen under the direction of Yosh Senda of About 30 to 34 children meel every Wednesday evening for A public judo demonstration was recently staged by the Demonstrations and instruc ion was given by Senda tolder of a black belt and Mr who is a brown bel holder of a brown also To hold dance COALDALE HNS An adult cosponsored b the Lethbridge County South em Regional Recreation Board will be held March in the Coaldale Community According to D Geldert recreation director the name given to the event is The Spring Refreshments will be served Proceeds will go towards the Coaldale and District Sports plex The dance is open to mem hers and Tickets are available from the Coaldale Recreation or any mem her oE the Kinsmen Club or rec reation Hillsvieiv Wl COUTTS HNS A resii craft by repre sentative of Tandy Leathe Craft was given at th Hillsview meeting whic was held at the home of Mrs Eighl members an three visitors were present Samples of finished product including a red raspberry swa lamp were Hulit reported on th district Six mem bers of the branch had altenc A discussion was held con cerning the placing of Mrs Alice Campbells name in th Alberta Womens Institute Boo of The Pot Luck Supper an Bingo proved most successfu with a profit of These Are fk IctWnidge Herald COUNTRY NEWS Correspondents in Your Area PAUL CHAtA Box 287 LOMOND IEONARD CHASE General Delivery CARDSTON CATHERINE Delivery COWLEY ClARENCE WEEKES Box 7 STAVELY VIOtET CtANCY Box 52 Conlacl these people for your District or Claiufied Advertising here would not be the service there is now if the unit oper ated out of Cardston as some Mayor Swen Jensen feels Ma grath can do as well for its streets as it did in putting up he new civic building without About is re quired for each It could be made pa able over 10 years while citizens pay half and en joy freedom from less road repairs and expenses on We plan to oil all sideroads joining mam street and feel the improvement will be well worth the Ratepayers moved hat tha town of Magrath progress as fast as possible to improve roads and investigate the possi bility of paving seven blocks a Secretary Poulsen spoke regarding new housing in the Brochures will soon be available at the town office for those interested in building new Council has applied for a sur vey on public housing this spring to see about lowcost Application has also been made for a nursing homo and senior citizens home Hospital food costs total 52 cents per meal COALDALE HNS1 At the Coaldale Community Hospital ast year the total food costs were for meals or 52 cents per Total operating budget for the hospital in 1970 was In presenting the financial report administrator Frank Kens said the 1969 figure was Inpatient earnings were Outpatient earnings amounted to Grants totalled To al salaries cost com pared to in 73 in 1968 and in Operating expenses were in There were days of pa tient Surplus for the year was about The daily cost of an occupied bed was In 1969 it was In 1968 the cost was While the average Al berta cost was and the Hold dance IRON SPRINGS HNS The Iron Springs Old Time Dance Club is nearing the end of a series of Saturday night dance sessions during which people from six to 60 learned many dances including the Gay the the Road To the Isles and many To conclude the clubs activi ties for this season they wffi hold a dance in the Huntsville School Auditorium March from 9 to 2 Canadian average cost In 1968 was Cost of drugs was or about 89 cents per patient Medical and surgical costs were or about 68 cents per patient A total of was spent In plant and equipment mainte In addition the provin cial department of health wil give a grant of towards kitchen Irrigation Equipment RainbirdBuckner and Raintrol Sprinklers Dont start the season with wern out sprinkler trade for new tradein allowed for limited time BEFORE GUYING YOUR SPRINKLER IRRIGATION CHECK MAJORS ATTRACTIVE PRICES We me the best ALCAN aluminum tubing Major Irrigation 2115 2nd Avenue South PHONES 3275525 to Holiday CHIEFTAIN D24C Thats what holidays are all and with a Winnebago motor home youre all set to enjoy the most carefree holiday Theyre the total all homeaway fromhomo with every convenience built right Chooss from 16 superb models priced from as low as Payments can be extended over 10 years at and your present recreational vehicle may be your down Dont plan 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