Two Families Head For Habitat Homes In Edson
One new family is headed for a home in Edson and a second is expected to move into theirs later this month.
Habitat For Humanity Edson is welcoming two new families into their stable of residences. In 2013, Habitat opened 13 new buildings for use.
The Liaison for Habitat between Edmonton and Edson, Avril Houstoun, on what the families options are once they move in.
Houstoun says they are thrilled to welcome these families. It allows them to break the rent cycle and provides them with an interest free mortgage.
Whitecourt Hosts Pitch, Hit and Run Event Thursday
Whitecourt Minor Baseball hosted the Scotts’ Hit, Pitch and Run Competition Thursday at Graham Acres Field.
In the 9/10 year old Boys’ Division, Brayden Klein was the All Around Champion. Elijah Harding was the All Around Champion in the 11/12 Year Old Boys Division. Nicolas Melynchuk really cleaned up in the 13/14 year old Boys’ Division, winning the All Around Champion, and winning each sub division (Hit, Pitch and Run) as well.
Other sub division winners for the males included Dwayne Miller and Cayden Doble (9/10) and Connor Smith and Pearson Amiot (11/12).
On the Girls’ side of things, Jorjia Amiot was the All Around Champion in the 7/8 year old division. Charmayne Gervais was the All Around Champion for 11 and 12 year olds.
McKenna Smith (7/8) and Cassidy Gervais (11/12) also were individual winners Thursday.
All winners are set to compete at regions later this Spring. Those who stay alive have a chance to move on to Team Championships (Toronto) and the National Finals at the MLB All Star Game this Summer in San Diego.