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Courtesy of Christina
Courtesy of Bruce
Photo By Richard Budel
Note - go to PHOTOS/TOWN to
see these pictures in higher quality.
Words of wisdom:
(I am going to carry 14 sayings below) The newest one will always appear at the
top, replacing the one that drops off at the bottom)
You do not need a parachute to skydive. You only need a
Since light travels faster
than sound, some people appear bright until you hear them speak.
"God is dead." -- Nietzsche.
"Nietzsche is dead." --God.
Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower
than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
Creativity is the defeat of habit by originality
Love your enemies. It makes them so damned mad.
I have such a good memory that I can't remember the
last time I forgot anything.
Right now I'm having amnesia and deja vu at the same
time. I think I've forgotten this before
If you keep your mouth shut, you’ll get credit for
knowing what you aren’t talking about.
Left to themselves, things tend to go from bad to worse.
Any attempt on your part to correct this will only accelerate the process.
Quantised Revision of Murphy's Law:
Everything goes wrong all at once.
Murphy was an optimist.
trouble with most jobs is the job holder's resemblance to being one of a sled
No one gets a change of scenery except the lead dog.
Firestone's Law of Forecasting:Chicken Little only has to be right once.
want to see where the visitors have come from during the time of this site's
existence, check out our statistics page.
NEWS: I am going to post my comments and
observations here rather than on the NEWS page as most people enter the site
from this page
9/25/15 If you have visited this site over the past few months you will have
seen that there has been very little in the way of updates. My health status is
stable but will never improve to the point where I will have the energy to be as
active as I was up until 3 years ago. However, since no one came forth to take
over, I will try to keep it up-to-date as well as I can. One of the most
demanded services has been ro maintain the memoriam page. And I shall certainly
endeavour to do that. Also, time-sensitive items such as sports scores will also
get my attention. For the rest, we shall see.
The West Central Rage junior hockey club will open
their season at home on October 3rd at 7:30 against OCHAPOWACE THUNDER. There is no news about the Tigers efforts to
The class of '64 was a huge success and I will post
pictures as they become available
We are 424 short of reaching the 50,000 visits mark,
which is quite an accomplishment for a town with a population of just over 1,000
On a personal front, the reason for the lack of up
dates is the fact that in March of 2012, I was diagnosed with stage 4 stomach
cancer as well as Esophageal cancer. Prognosis was rough, 6 months. I tried to
get someone to take over the site but unfortunately no one came forward. Since
then I have been providing updates as I was able to. Hopefully that will become
Since it has been a while since there was activity on
the site, I urge you to check your contact information to ensure that it is
Also, I would appreciate any thoughts or comments
that you might have on changes or improvements you would like to see.
Class Reunion News
The Class of 1964 is celebrating our 50
year reunion in Kerrrobert, June 27, 28,29th. Anyone who who went to school
with this class is class welcome to attend. We have a fun packed week-end
planned. For more detail contact Lyle Wright .
Could you please post this on your
Thanks in advance. (Lyle)
Next update will feature a refresh
of the HUMOR page.
had people ask me how they could help in the development and
maintenance of this site. So here's what you can do:
1)Provide items of interest to
schoolmates. Things like weddings, births, deaths, moves, etc. Or
events such as sports, theatre, reunions.
2)Help with finding missing schoolmates
(SEEKING page), correcting information (See item immediately below)
3)Humor/thoughts for sharing with others.
4)Sharing photos (town scenes, class pictures,
team pictures, reunion photos, class-specific items which can posted
to a class' page)
5)Provide missing information. Specific
a)there are team photos in the PHOTOS section
that are incomplete as far as players' names are concerned. If you
have any information, it would be most welcome.
b)missing class pictures (I still have not got a
picture for the class of 2004)
c)there are a number of entries in the
NEIGHBOURS section for which I have no information. If there is
sufficient information for a community, I am willing to set up a
full page for that entry (See the JELLICOE page)
d)missing entries for the FEEDERS and
6)More activity in the MESSAGES forum.
on the website in general.
Lowes has been seeking contact info for Shelby Smith, daughter of one
of the Royal Bank Managers during the mid to late fifties. Can anyone
help in this matter?
section is available to anyone seeking information. Just send me an
site is organized as follows.
main pages are shown on the navigation bar above. Some of these pages
serve as indexes to subordinate pages which contain more detailed
information on a specific topic. Examples are the class index and the
main Photos page, both of which have subordinate pages. To get to a
page, click on its name on the navigation bar above.
keep the content fresh I try to update as many pages as possible on a
weekly basis. So visit on a regular basis or risk missing something
an overview of what you can find where, let's take a page by page
- a page, which as the name suggests, points
to local activities.
And I am always looking for activities
to showcase here <hint>. There are subpages to this
index to the months of the year, showing birthdays and
anniversaries. Feel free to submit names and dates for inclusion. The
actual dates are on the month's individual pages
Classes- an index to pages for
specific graduation classes. 100% of the class pages from 1955 to
2005 have a graduation picture, some have more pictures. If there is
class-specific information, such as class reunions, this is the place
to find it. Feel free to contribute material for your graduation
class. I'd be happy to add anything you wish to send to me.
Contacts- a list of schoolmates
showing information on how to contact them, e.g. an e-mail address.
This is a great way to allow schoolmates to re-establish contact.
Please consider adding your information. Drop me an e-mail and I'll
glad add your data. I do not add any information without express
permission of the parties involved!
page. If you have a question, look here first for an answer.
Feeders- a list of the
country schools that provided students to KCS. People have
started to send me photos and other information. As an example, check
the Jellicoe data. Please notify me of omissions.
a place to drop a note to the web master (thanks) and other
Home- that's this page, the
normal starting point.
Contributions are always welcome, although publication is not
to useful/Kerrobert web-sites, as well as a host of other
useful/interesting sites. A great place to start your cyber-space
explorations. Also a section devoted to interesting sites that are
worth a visit.
Memoriam- a list of deceased schoolmates
and neighbours. Send me an e-mail for additions/corrections.
Messages- a place to post
messages for schoolmates. Please check frequently, and do use it!
(You post your own material, webmaster intervention is not required)
Neighbours- a list of neighbouring
communities, and where available, some information on the community.
Where there's a homepage available, a link is provided.
Gets updated as warranted, usually bi-weekly. This page also provides
an opportunity to post notices/announcements that may be of interest
to visitors to this site. There is a subordinate page,
Photos- an index of
photo galleries by topic. Contributions/suggestions gratefully
accepted. There are sub-pages to this page, so make sure you explore
thoroughly. There are several galleries. Be sure to visit them all.
Seeking- a page devoted to finding
schoolmates. If you have information on schoolmates listed
there, please contact me.
Sharing- items of interest that someone
felt should be shared with others. There are several sub-pages to
this section. be sure to check them all.
- provides an overview of statistics related to the website. Some
interesting numbers here. Contact me for further information.
Software- a page full of links
to useful free software applications. Looking for a program, but
don't want to spend a fortune? Check here first!
wishing to contact me regarding this site can do so via the
information at the bottom of this page.
(Richard) Budel, Class of '61
can send me e-mail by clicking on the mailbox!