News

Valley people: Alison Franks

Alison Franks - Don Bodger
Alison Franks
— image credit: Don Bodger

Name: Alison Franks

Occupation: student

Age: 17

Hometown: Shawnigan Lake

If you get a chance go see: 12 Years a Slave, I’ve heard many great reviews

Right now I am reading: The Book of Awesome

I’m listening to: country

At least once everyone should: experience SunFest

Most people don’t know I: am fluent in sign language

Proudest or happiest moment: winning the provincials with Cowichan T-Bird rugby

Most embarrassing moment: when my pants got ripped during rugby

If I was appointed queen of the valley I would: changing school times back

Before I die: I want to travel the world

Words I live by: wherever you go, go with your heart

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

VIDEO: Witnesses describe scene at Parliament Hill; Raw footage of Ottawa shootings
 
Dateline: Cowichan 1947: Basketball excitement grips the valley
 
ELECTION 2014: Taxes top issue in North Cowichan race
UPDATE: B.C. legislature to get security scanner
 
VIDEO: Ottawa hero Kevin Vickers receives standing ovation in House of Commons
 
STARRs receive four awards at the 10K Cobble Hill run
NDP hold on to Alberni-Pacific Rim
 
Astronomy society invites public to safely view solar eclipse
 
Field trip goes trout fishing

Community Events, October 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Oct 22 edition online now. Browse the archives.