News for Friday, February 26, 2010



Bulldogs fall to Warriors

The Centaurus Warriors defeated the MCHS girls varsity basketball team, 56-36.

MCTA director search down to 2 applicants

The Moffat County Tourism Association board interviewed five candidates for its vacant director position Thursday but came away from the meeting without making a final decision.

Moffat County School Board approves 2010-11 calendar

New calendar features Aug. 30 school start, weekly collaboration

The Moffat County School Board finalized the school year calendar for the next three years at its monthly meeting Thursday. In a 5-1 vote, the board approved a calendar that features an Aug. 30 start date and a 75-minute early release each Friday district-wide to allow for teacher collaboration time.

Sports Briefs: Craig Sea Sharks set to swim again

The Craig Sea Sharks competitive swim club will have a registration session at 4 p.m. March 10 at the Craig fire station.

Patricia Jones: Guiding principles

Core values. Many organizations have them. You can see them posted on office walls or in brochures of businesses. Love INC has a set of core values.

Janet Sheridan: Catalog clothing

After my column about the Montgomery Ward’s Christmas catalog was published, a young lady, out walking on a wintery afternoon, called across the street to say she enjoyed the column and remembered the catalogs.

Moffat County commissioner to run in November

Moffat County commissioner Audrey Danner has announced she will be seeking election in November. Danner, 57, filed candidate papers Thursday and will run as a Republican.

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Young MCHS basketball teams show promise

As the Moffat County High School girls varsity basketball team plays in its 10th consecutive 4A state tournament, MCHS junior varsity coach Matt Ray believes talent is on the way to carry the Bulldogs for at least another three years.

William Ronis: 1 in a Vermillion

A guy gave me a T-shirt with the words “One in a Verm­illion” printed on the front. I wear the T-shirt proudly because I believe it to be true.

Craig Briefs: Love INC to give out coats today

Love INC distributed more than 525 coats, as well as many mittens, gloves and hats, from October through December 2009.

Horoscope for Feb. 26, 2010

Horoscope for Feb. 26, 2010

Datebook for Feb. 26, 2010

Playgroup for toddler/preschool children takes place at the Early Childhood Development Preschool inside the Moffat County School District administration building, 775 Yampa Ave. Call Kevin at 824-1703 or Ann at 826-2717.

Police Blotter for Feb. 24, 2010

Police Blotter for Feb. 24, 2010

Ed Wilkinson: Attention all veterans

Doug Beckett, of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4265, is trying to update the membership roster. If you are a member, whether you attend meetings or not, please call him at 824-7968.

Annie's Mailbox: Sister is a mean, lying drunk

I adore my husband of 20 years, and we have the best kids on earth. The problem? My parents. My older sister is divorced and has several small children. She also is an alcoholic and a horribly toxic person.