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Ground breaks on new Morgan Jayne Infant Care Centre

morgan-jayne-house.jpg Contractors can break ground on the Morgan Jayne Infant Care Center on the Island of Roatan, thanks to a generous donation from the Drumheller Rotary Club. The Morgan Jayne Project, has helped to save upwards of 250 children by supplying infant formula to stop the spread of AIDS from mother to child. It has lent its spirit to a campaign to raise funds to build the Morgan Jayne Infant Care Center. The Rotary Club of Drumheller has chipped in $10,000 to the project and made the donation on Monday, March 2 at its weekly meeting. This was enough, when combined with a private donation from former Drumheller resident and dentist Dr. Jerry Vanc to get the project off the ground.

Facility moves forward

tony-lacher.jpgCouncil okays grant applications, defines scope
 
The scope and components of Drumheller’s future community facility have been set and approved by council, bringing the town closer to the reality of an indoor gymnasium/fieldhouse, community centre, and the relocation of the public library. Co-chair of the Steering Committee, Tony Lacher, made a presentation to council February 17,  

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