Scott McDermott

BIG WIN – The Sylvan Lake Nauticals swim team met in Calgary for a provincial swim meet where they won the small team banner.

Sylvan Lake Nauticals bring home banner from provincial meet

The Sylvan Lake Nauticals swim team has recently won the small team banner while at Provincials in Calgary.

BIG WIN – The Sylvan Lake Nauticals swim team met in Calgary for a provincial swim meet where they won the small team banner.
Paper Puppet – Prestin Chu makes a paper puppet as part of the French activities during the Carnaval d’hiver at École Our Lady of the Rosary School.

Students celebrate French customs during local Carnaval d’iver

École Our Lady of the Rosary School was very much alive with French culture Tuesday.

Paper Puppet – Prestin Chu makes a paper puppet as part of the French activities during the Carnaval d’hiver at École Our Lady of the Rosary School.
Dentist Visit – École Our Lady of the Rosary School student Brieanne Ross sits in the dentist chair at Aurora Dental Group and dental assistant Debbie Bone-Dyck gives her a ride

Students visit dentist for school trip

Kindergarten students from École Our Lady of the Rosary School got to sit in the dentist chair

Dentist Visit – École Our Lady of the Rosary School student Brieanne Ross sits in the dentist chair at Aurora Dental Group and dental assistant Debbie Bone-Dyck gives her a ride
Sylvan Lake - a town for all seasons.

Sylvan Lake named in top 50 small towns to visit

Sylvan Lake has been named one of the top 50 small towns in Canada to visit by Flight Network recently.

Sylvan Lake - a town for all seasons.
Intense Skating – Hockey Central Lakers Midget A Kieran Bulloch battles it out with an opposing Maskwacis Hawks player during their game last Friday at the NexSource Centre.

Lakers win best of three against Hawks

The Hockey Central Midget A Lakers played against the Maskwacis Hawks last Friday at the NexSource Centre and won 7-4

Intense Skating – Hockey Central Lakers Midget A Kieran Bulloch battles it out with an opposing Maskwacis Hawks player during their game last Friday at the NexSource Centre.
Intense Skating – Hockey Central Lakers Midget A Kieran Bulloch battles it out with an opposing Maskwacis Hawks player during their game last Friday at the NexSource Centre.

Local skateboard enthusiast shows his tricks in competition

Skateboarders and scooter enthusiasts gathered at Incline Industries Indoor Skate and BMX Park this past weekend

Intense Skating – Hockey Central Lakers Midget A Kieran Bulloch battles it out with an opposing Maskwacis Hawks player during their game last Friday at the NexSource Centre.
School’s Future – Community members gathered at the Elks Hall in Benalto to share their impute on the future of the Benalto Elementary School last Thursday.

Benalto community voices their opinions on the future of the school

Recent low enrollment numbers have led to conversations around the school’s closure.

School’s Future – Community members gathered at the Elks Hall in Benalto to share their impute on the future of the Benalto Elementary School last Thursday.

Library staff fundraises to send a teen to YouthWrite this summer

Staff at the Sylvan Lake Municipal Library have set up a GoFundMe page that would allow the organization to send a teen to YouthWrite

BIG GAME – Lakes senior high player Chase Allan controls the ball even with the opposing team the Lindsay Thurber Raiders right behind him

Fans cheer on senior boys in big win

The bleachers of H.J. Cody High School were packed full with friends, family and supporters.

BIG GAME – Lakes senior high player Chase Allan controls the ball even with the opposing team the Lindsay Thurber Raiders right behind him
STARS – Rebecca and Rowan Fellinger stand with STARS chief financial officer Jeff Quick during the media scrum held at the Red Deer Airport Monday.

STARS Lottery in danger of not selling out

One of Alberta’s most needed emergency service societies is in desperate need of Alberta’s help.

STARS – Rebecca and Rowan Fellinger stand with STARS chief financial officer Jeff Quick during the media scrum held at the Red Deer Airport Monday.

Community input needed on Benalto Elementary School future

The community will gather to share their input on the Benalto Elementary School’s future.

One stop shop wedding gala to be held in town

Something new is set to hit the scene in Sylvan Lake – the XO Wedding Gala.

Community feedback sought out for branding, development and marketing action plan

This survey will help the Town with developing a branding, development and marketing action plan.

Class Of 2016 – West Central Trilliant Tigers Midget A alumni. Players include Kade Garritty

Tigers celebrate minor hockey career and win over Central Alberta Selects

It was certainly a memorable night for the Midget ‘AA’ West Central Trilliant Tigers on Saturday at the NexSource Centre.

Class Of 2016 – West Central Trilliant Tigers Midget A alumni. Players include Kade Garritty
Puck Move – Hockey Central Lakers Trysten Sylvester moves the puck before Stettler Storms Scott Verhoeven grabs it during thier game at the NexSource Centre Friday.

Lakers defeated by Storms despite all efforts

The Midget A Hockey Central Lakers showed a fierce score streak at the start of their game against the Stettler Storm

Puck Move – Hockey Central Lakers Trysten Sylvester moves the puck before Stettler Storms Scott Verhoeven grabs it during thier game at the NexSource Centre Friday.
Trish Donnelly took the plunge in support of the Sylvan Lake and Area Serenity Pet Shelter Society.

Polar Bear Dip, sleigh rides, ice marathons and games make Winterfest a delight

Winterfest took place on the frozen lake this past weekend and proved to be a huge success as always.

Trish Donnelly took the plunge in support of the Sylvan Lake and Area Serenity Pet Shelter Society.

Local visual artist offers Art Night Series to community

One of the community’s local visual artists is encouraging other art enthusiasts to gather at

Shrove Tuesday celebrated before start of lent

Shrove Tuesday was a huge celebration of pancakes and sausage at École Our Lady of the Rosary and École Mother Teresa Schools.

Polar Bear Dip – The Sylvan Lake and Area Serenity Pet Shelter Society is still seeking out jumpers to help them fundraise for the society this year.

Jumpers needed to help save animals lives

As the time for the Polar Bear Dip nears, the clock is ticking for some charitable organizations to round up jumpers for fundraising.

Polar Bear Dip – The Sylvan Lake and Area Serenity Pet Shelter Society is still seeking out jumpers to help them fundraise for the society this year.

Martial Arts tournaments attracts crowds

Children and adults proved their skills at the tournament held at École Fox Run School Saturday.