Stork News: Alexander Edward Benham was born on 28th April weighing 2,320kg at 10.14am. Proud parents are Steven and Stacey Benham, Grandparents Frank and Jacqui Harkness and Great Grand Mother May Forbes all from Canowindra. Zachary is the proudest most loving big brother and loves giving Alexander lots of kisses and cuddles. He waited a long time to meet him. It was love at first sight.
Raffle Winners: Congratulations to the following people who were winners in the Canowindra Tigers Raffle. Half steer to John Chittick and Chris Weaver. Half lamb to Eleena Markcrow, S Bourke, Anne Traves and Richard Waugh.
Win for Cowra: On Tuesday The Hon Michael McCormack MP, Deputy Prime Minister and Federal Member for Riverina and the Central West announced $829,619 under the Building Better Regions Fund infrastructure projects stream to upgrade the Kendal Street footpath between Brisbane and Lachlan Streets in Cowra to improve accessibility, pedestrian movement and streetscape character.
School Zones: Don’t forget that School Zones will be back in force next Monday 23rd July. Please make sure you slow down to 40 km/h when you see the flashing lights.
Tractor Trek for Little Wings: Call into the Canowindra Phoenix office to buy a raffle ticket for the Tractor Trek raising money for Little Wings. First prize is a new car!
Don’t forget: Today is the last day to drop off your colouring in competition entries. The form can be downloaded from our Facebook page. We have some great entries in the front window so head down and check them out!
Cabonne Council: Have been busy around Canowindra, last week they were getting the new half wine barrels and plants ready to beautify Gaskill St and they have also been busy at Shep’s Corner putting a covering over the fence and a new garden bed has been built.
People’s Choice Award: We want to know which business you think has the BEST Christmas in July Window Display! Let us know via our Facebook page, email firstname.lastname@example.org phone 6344 1846 or drop into the office at 84 Gaskill St.