Band director Hearn hangs up baton after 33 years

Tom Hearn has enjoyed a 33-year career as a teacher. Besides band, he has taught classroom music, grades 3 to 5 health, physical education, and social studies. He retires in a few weeks.

One highlight for Tom Hearn during his 33 years as a school band director is performing twice for Queen Elizabeth II, with both performances coming within a week of each other. It was October 1987 when Hearn and his band students from Luseland travelled to Kindersley to perform for Canada’s…