Beaumont celebrating Francophone Heritage

Photo courtesy of the city of Beaumont

Annual francophone flag raising goes this morning in Beaumont

The city of Beaumont is celebrating it's proud French heritage today.

Close to 800 students from schools around the community will be on hand for the ceremony of the francophone flag.

It takes place at 9:45 am at the Beaumont Community Centre.

Beaumont is one of five communities in the entire province that is officially bilingual.

You can find more information at https://www.beaumont.ab.ca/.  (JSL/THE ONE NEWS)

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