Bezanson News

Name Change

The Bezanson Volunteer Fire Department Society has voted to undergo a name change however, no official name has been decided on yet. The Bezanson Volunteer Fire Department Society has opted for this change due to a difference of visions between our society and fire operations. The decision to undergo a name change did not come […]

Bezanson History- Did You Know?

Forbes held services in different houses (Brookbanks, McGowans and Stewarts) on Friday evenings and Sunday morning at the Leslie home. He then did a service in Grande Prairie on Sunday evening. This began in August 1914.

First Year Coaching

This past 2017 season for the Peace Wapiti Academy Titans volleyball team, began a new job for Spencer Matlock, Bezanson alumni, as an assistant coach. Matlock played volleyball at Bezanson school from 2009-2014 and moved onto Peace Wapiti Academy where he played from 2014-2017. The Titans this season won 2 silver medals, 1 gold medal […]

2017 Year in Review – Golden Leaf Dine & Dance

The annual fundraiser hosted by the Bezanson Agricultural Society and the West Smoky Legion #244 once again demonstrated the overwhelming support from our community. Our event hosted 200 people for a wonderful supper from Corinne’s Catering, a round of fundraising events and a night of dancing with Night Ryder. A series of 6 games and […]

Bezanson History- Did You Know?

In 1915 a school district was formed under the name of Bezanson. School started in 1916 in the Bezanson Presbyterian Church at the Townsite with Miss Colby as the first teacher.  In 1919, as the population of the district in the east was declining, a decision was made to build new frame school at a […]

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