Fun for everyone in Brown’s Arm


Published on April 11, 2017

Claire White of Brown’s Arm had fun playing Plinko during the Brown's Arm Fun For All Day celebrations held March 24-25.

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Published on 11 April 2017

On March 24 the Brown’s Arm fire hall was alive with the sights and sounds of the first of a two-day Fun For All Day event. Fire fighters, Firettes and volunteers took to the stage to recreate some of their best skits from 20 years back when the first Fun For All Day took place. The weekend events netted approximately $3,400 for new fire equipment. Lewisporte-Twillingate MHA Derek Bennett was also on hand to announce funding for two new bunker suits and three new helmets for the department on a 90/10 cost share with the community. Pictured are some new members of the band Salt Beef Chunkies (from left) Becky Downton, Sandra Hutchings, Alvina Curtis and Peggy Hutchings.

Photos by Christy Janes/TC Media

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Published on 11 April 2017

Brown’s Arm Wrestling Federation announcer Christy Janes (left) interviewed retired wrestling star Hulk Hogan (Sharon White) to see what kept him busy for the past 20 years as referee Carla Porter looked on.

Photos by Photo courtesy of Cora Boyd

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The Miss Bay Wop competition featured popular islands and coves from around Brown’s Arm. Contestants dressed as their favourite place to impress the judges. Pictured are (from left) Jean Porter as Miss Dog Head, Pauline Tetford as Miss Channel 11 and Coralee Janes as Miss Louse Rock.

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The local news was broadcast by everyone’s favourite news anchor, Edwardo (left) and his sidekick. They shared plenty of jokes and stories about people from the community, but it was all in good fun.

Photos by Christy Janes/TC Media

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Some of the firemen challenged members of the Local Service District to a game of Family Feud. The firemen were victorious much to the delight of the audience.

Photos by Photo courtesy of Kay White

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The Miss Brown’s Arm pageant crowned one lucky “lady” with the title and a crown. Pictured are contestants (from left) Chris Burt, Cody Downton, Shawn Driscoll and Jerry Rideout.

Photos by Photo courtesy of Cora Boyd

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Day two of Fun For All Day kicked off with games for the children at the fire hall. Lindsay Hillier tried her luck at the fish pond.

Photos by Christy Janes/TC Media

On March 24 the Brown’s Arm fire hall was alive with the sights and sounds of the first of a two-day Fun For All Day event.

Fire fighters, Firettes and volunteers took to the stage to recreate some of their best skits from 20 years back when the first Fun For All Day took place. The weekend events netted approximately $3,400 for new fire equipment. Lewisporte-Twillingate MHA Derek Bennett was also on hand to announce funding for two new bunker suits and three new helmets for the department on a 90/10 cost share with the community.