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Cobden

The Poppy on the Wall

There is a poppy on the wallOf the old spring camp,I don’t know how long it has been thereI caught its...

(Class 40: A Poem) Sweet Treats

By Cindy Bennett First Place Colorful jars lined the old store shelf Cherry ones, lemon ones and blueberry too, Calling my name every time, I stepped in Oh, what could...

(Class 43 Special: An Acrostic Story) Barnyard Brawl

By Shelley Aadoson First Place Actually, it all began over a cow my older sister, Donna, had trapped inside the barn and intended to turn into...

(Class 42: An Essay) The new 2019 Canada Food Guide vs the former Canada...

By Heather Campbell First Place Anyone of my mature age group remembers being schooled in the Food Guide that highlighted 4 food groups: dairy, meat (or...

(Class 41: A Story for Children) Lorne’s Lunch Box

By Cindy Bennett First Place Ten -year-old Lorne sat down to eat his lunch with his friends at his new school. He opened his lunch box,...

(Class 39 – Short Story) Circumstances Elevated

First Place For many years Gary had been nurtured solely of by his mother, maturing with a deficiency in essentials such as taking responsibilities and...
Cobden Community Players

Jack of Diamonds on stage at Cobden Agricultural Hall this weekend

WHITEWATER REGION (Cobden) — It’s expected the Cobden Agricultural Hall will be filled with the sound of laughter in the evening hours this weekend,...
Bob Grylls

Bob’s Meanderings — People do such stupid things

Returning home from Pembroke the other day, I recalled how my cousin Billy from Val-d’Or did such a stupid thing when we were teenagers...