Barriere Mayor Ward Stamer, and North Thompson Fall Fair and Rodeo Association Ambassador Candidates Jonathan Fennell and Haille Johnson, were on hand to help present the Barriere Blooms Contest award certificates during the District of Barriere and Thompson Nicola Regional District community volunteer appreciation barbecue held at the Barriere Bandshell on Aug. 21. Reigning Ambassador Taylor Johnson, Councilor Donna Kibble, and former Mayor Virginia Smith also officiated. The Best Residential Flower Display was won by Tammy Bunting, Best Council Flower Display went to Scott Kershaw, and Best Business Flower Display went to the Barriere and Area Chamber of Commerce. (Elli Kohnert photo)

District of Barriere prizes awarded while volunteers enjoy barbecue

Mayor Ward Stamer (left) serves a burger to Councilor Judy Armstrong during the District of Barriere and Thompson Nicola Regional District community volunteer appreciation barbecue held at the Barriere Bandshell on Aug. 21.

(Elli Kohnert photo)

Barriere Mayor Ward Stamer, and North Thompson Fall Fair and Rodeo Association Ambassador Candidates Jonathan Fennell and Haille Johnson, were on hand to help present the Barriere Blooms Contest award certificates during the District of Barriere and Thompson Nicola Regional District community volunteer appreciation barbecue held at the Barriere Bandshell on Aug. 21. Reigning Ambassador Taylor Johnson, Councilor Donna Kibble, and former Mayor Virginia Smith also officiated. The Best Residential Flower Display was won by Tammy Bunting, Best Council Flower Display went to Scott Kershaw, and Best Business Flower Display went to the Barriere and Area Chamber of Commerce.

(Elli Kohnert photo)

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