• Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) meets in the Bill Simpson Room at the Claresholm Library on Tuesdays at 10 a.m. Phone Shannon at 403-915-4622.
  • Licensed preschool program runs Tuesday and Thursdays for three- and four-year-old children. Morning and afternoon classes offered. Call 403-715-4042 to register or Facebook Fort Macleod Preschool.
  • Project Read needs tutors for learners. Phone 403-553-4106.
  • Canadian Blood Services needs donors in southern Alberta. To book an appointment, call 1-888-236-6283.
  • Become a Red Cross disaster response volunteer. Call 403-327-7117 or visit www.redcross.ca/southernalberta.
    Chelsie Harris (left) plays Eileen and Aby Wolff is Kim in the musical ‘Back to the '80s . . . the Totally Awesome Musical.' The musical completes its run this weekend at the Claresholm Community Centre.

    Fort Macleod students in cast of ‘Back to the ’80s’

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    Claresholm Arts Society is presenting Back to the ’80s . . . the Totally Awesome Musical this month. The musical…Continue Reading

    Turner Sharp is in his rookie season with the Coaldale Copperheads.

    Turner Sharp named to Junior B all-star squad

    Posted 17 January 2018 Comments (0)

    A Fort Macleod player cracked the Heritage Junior Hockey League all-star lineup in his rookie season. Turner Sharp, 18, was…Continue Reading

    Man pleads not guilty to sex charges

    Posted 17 January 2018 Comments (0)

    A Claresholm man charged with multiple counts of sexual assault, sexual exploitation and sexual interference pleaded not guilty Wednesday in…Continue Reading

    Fort Macleod Chamber offers small business benefits program

    Posted 10 January 2018 Comments (0)

    FRANK MCTIGHE MACLEOD GAZETTE EDITOR Fort Macleod Chamber of Commerce wants to protect the most important assets of small business:…Continue Reading

    PHOTO BY FRANK MCTIGHE, THE MACLEOD GAZETTE
The Polyjesters perform Saturday, Jan. 27 at the Empress Theatre in Fort Macleod as part of the Center Stage Series.

    Empress to host The Polyjesters

    Posted 10 January 2018 Comments (0)

    An Alberta brother act is the next installment in the 2017-’18 Center Stage Series at the historic Empress Theatre in…Continue Reading

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    Fort Macleod Chamber seeks 2018 New Year’s baby

    Posted 10 January 2018 Comments (0)

    Who is Fort Macleod’s 2018 New Year’s baby? That’s the question the Fort Macleod Chamber of Commerce wants to answer by the end of the month. The Chamber’s New Year’s Baby contest will reward the baby and parents with a selection of gifts. “The Chamber knows that people are interested in the town’s New Year’s…Continue Reading

    Sexual assault case postponed

    Posted 10 January 2018 Comments (0)

    A Claresholm man charged with sexually assaulting five teenagers will be back in Fort Macleod provincial court Wednesday, Jan. 10.…Continue Reading

    Willow Creek MD turns down Fort Macleod funding request

    Willow Creek MD turns down Fort Macleod funding request

    Posted 03 January 2018 Comments (0)

    LAWRENCE GLEASON, GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR Fort Macleod residents committed to help pay for the expansion of the W.A. Day school gymnasium have raised $194,000 of their $250,000 goal. The Fort Macleod Community Initiatives Association had hoped the MD of Willow Creek would help out with a donation to cover some or all of the remaining $56,000.…Continue Reading

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    Macleod Gazette editor Frank McTighe captured some of the action from the playoff between the fourth-place teams in the Hockey Through the Ages tournament.

    Macleod Gazette editor Frank McTighe captured some of the action from the championship game of the Hockey Through the Ages tournament.

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