Legion generous with funds

The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 155 (Greenwood) has dispersed proceeds from their weekly meat draw to the community.

A cheque for $1

The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 155 (Greenwood)Three last week handed out three cheques and another has been given out this week. The money comes from the Legion meat draw that takes place every Saturday at 3 p.m.

Agnes Srahulek Trust Fund

A cheque for $1,000 was given to the Agnes Srahulek Trust Fund. Shown here are Legion treasurer Jennifer Tasker (left) and first vice-president Paul Richards with trust fund representatives Kim Lindseth and Lynn Wickens. The trust fund has been opened at the West Boundary Branch of the Heritage Credit Union to assist Agnes and her family as the single mom faces medical challenges.

Greenwood Food Bank

A cheque for $500 went to the Greenwood Food Bank that operates out of Evangel Chapel. Greenwood Legion first vice-president Paul Richards (left), food bank organizer Karen Lehmann, Legion president Bob Walker and treasurer Jennifer Tasker are seen here at the presentation of the cheque.

Greenwood Seniors Community Christmas Dinner

The Greenwood Seniors Community Christmas Dinner was given a cheque for $250. Presenting the cheque to Jean Haywood are Greenwood Legion first vice-president Paul Richards (left), Legion president Bob Walker and treasurer Jennifer Tasker.



Just Posted

BCSS graduates off to new adventures

The BCSS Class of 2019 is the 50th cohort of Grade 12s from the school

Bunkhouse opens at Midway museum

Operators expect the nightly fee to be around $30

Chamber of commerce adjusts course after 2018 overspend

Businesses have already seen support this year from a downtown revitalization expert

Midway seniors voice hopes, fears for aging in village

The village will host another public forum on aging on July 17

Category 3 fires to be prohibited in Southeast Fire District

The prohibition will take effect at noon on Wednesday, June 12

PHOTOS: Elusive ‘ghost whale’ surfaces near Campbell River

Ecotourism operator captures images of the rare white orca

Victoria mom describes finding son ‘gone’ on first day of coroners inquest into overdose death

Resulting recommendations could change handling of youth records amidst the overdose crisis

Dash-cam video in trial of accused cop killer shows man with a gun

Footage is shown at trial of Oscar Arfmann, charged with killing Const. John Davidson of Abbotsford

Suicide confirmed in case of B.C. father who’d been missing for months

2018 disappearance sparked massive search for Ben Kilmer

Eight U.S. senators write to John Horgan over B.C. mining pollution

The dispute stems from Teck Resources’ coal mines in B.C.’s Elk Valley

Threats charge against Surrey’s Jaspal Atwal stayed

Atwal, 64, was at centre of controversy in 2018 over his attendance at prime minister’s reception in India

Anti-vaxxer Robert F. Kennedy Jr. to speak in Surrey

He’s keynote speaker at Surrey Environment and Business Awards luncheon by Surrey Board of Trade Sept. 17

Otters devour 150 trout at Kootenay hatchery

The hatchery has lost close to 150 fish in the past several months

B.C. church’s Pride flag defaced for second time in 12 days

Delta’s Ladner United Church says it will continue to fly the flag for Pride month

Most Read