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Spectacular parade

and volunteers

highlight Peers

Gold Dust Daze

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Wendy Young. First place comedy went out to the
Peers Hillbillies with Barry Loss, Joe Beckman,
Levi Beckman, Justin Beckman, and Coerd
Hazenberg. Best Business Industry entry was the
cat and two horses float with Kevin Kossman,
Liela, and Payton Kossman.'
“Best non-profit was in support or our troops,
veterans and their families, Bobbi Foulds, Dave
Velichko, George Avery, Wally Coes, Jim Pitt and
Ross Bampton. First place Classic Car went to the
100 year old model T Ford with Bill and Isa Dixon.
Best Old Time Western was won by Two Little
Indians with Kasey Clark and Tory Hellekson,” said
“Most Festive Bike or Quad and Rider went to Peers’ Playschool float, complete with kids, greet the crowds during the parade at Peers Gold Dust Summers Drilling Water Well Drillingmmers Drilling Water Well Drilling
Two Antique Cow Pokes, Paul and Therese Cote. Daze. photos Deanna Mitchener
Most Festive Child's entry went to Joan of Arc with A proud Alberta business, since 1917, Summers
A proud Alberta business, since 1917, Summers
Samantha McNaughton, second best Peer's Play Drilling specializes in water well drilling and water
Drilling specializes in water well drilling and water
School and third was Miss Who? Melissa Los, Julia well repairs.
well repairs.
Los, Esther Kielstra, and Sarah Beckman. Last
prize entry was for Best Dressed Horse and Rider
which went out to Colours of the Seasons with
Darla Undrik, Laura-Lee Jonasson, Angie Neiffer,
and Nadine Graf. All entries did amazing work and
were truly appreciated. Thank you all for taking the
time to come out and participate," said Patricia.
"Our Puffed Wheat John and Jill Book awards
went to Mackenzie Holmes (11), Madison Holmes
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(11), Payton Kossman (10), Megan Rand (11), 440 780-963-12820-963-1282
Rebbekah Ferguson (13) and William - Tow Maters Sto
Stony Plain, ABny Plain, AB
(2)," said Patricia.
Shawn Holden, who was looking after the Slo-
Pitch tournaments again this year, said, "We had 16
teams play with 11 more teams on the waiting list
in case of cancellations. In the A Division the
Scrotum Poles won, B Division was won by Gering
Sliders, C Division the Maniacs took first place and
in the D Division the Demons Slo-Pitch took first
"It was a great weekend and we had lots of
volunteer help, volunteer umpires, and people
stepping forward. The best part of the weekend was
all the winning teams donated their winning back to
the Peer's Ag Society for diamond maintenance and
to continue to build," said Holden.
Tyler Setzer, who organized the Horse Pulls, said, ‘Here for Beer’ was one of the 16 teams that played in the popular Gold Dust Daze Slo-Pitch
"We had 12 teams in the competition this year. The tournament. 11 more teams were on the wait list in case of cancellations.
overall two day combined winner was Merl Gallant,
second place we had our home town favorite
Harold Shand with his horses Legacy and Itchy. We S. McLean
had a great turnout with the crowds both Sunday
and Monday. We had the Beaver Meadow Saddle CONTRACTING
Club who came and did a fun Gymkhana which
was a huge hit."
Organizers with Peers Gold Dust Daze gave a
huge thank you to all their volunteers and sponsors GRAVEL SALES
this year.
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