News for Friday, May 21, 2010



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MCHS runners shine on second day of state track meet

Johnny Landa, a Moffat County High School sophomore, admitted he was nervous before he stepped onto the track Friday during the state track and field meet in Lakewood.

MCHS announces graduation week events

High school to send off graduating seniors May 29

Moffat County High School will host a series of events next week in celebration of the end of the school year and the 2010 graduating class. The week kicks off Monday with an event for future MCHS students.

On the Record for May 21, 2010

On the Record for May 21, 2010

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MCHS Student Council celebrates accomplishments, looks ahead

It might look like just a ballpoint pen to some. But this pen, now encased in a glass frame, means much more to Moffat County High School Student Council members.

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MCHS senior Brian Ivy jumps to 3rd-place finish at state

How close was Moffat County High School senior Brian Ivy from finishing first in Thursday’s triple jump at the state track and field meet?

DOW event to provide hunting, fishing intro for Moffat County families

It’s a fun introduction to shooting and fishing for the whole family.

Craig/Moffat County EDP board set to fill 3 openings

It has not been an easy 12 months for economic growth in Moffat County.

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Craig native Josh Lowe starts company that combines data and geography

Josh Lowe said starting a mapping business in the middle of an economic downturn may not have been the best timing.

Veteran's Hotline: At the end of the day, we're all one nation

May is designated as National Military Appreciation Month, and is an important month for those who serve.

Annie's Mailbox: How can I stop stepdaughter from smoking around kids?

Dear Annie: My stepdaughter, “Pam,” is 24 and is the mother of two children, one 7 months and the other a toddler. Her children are often ill with bronchitis and other maladies, and the oldest has behavioral issues.

Sports Briefs: Youth soccer camp starts July 5

Craig Parks and Recreation is hosting a youth soccer camp July 5 to July 19.

Datebook for May 21

9 to 11 a.m. Playgroup for toddler/preschool-age children takes place at Loudy-Simpson Park, weather permitting. Call Kevin at 824-1703 or Ann Anderson at 826-2717.

Tony Bohrer: The voices of yesterday in your life

There is something everyone reading this column has in common.

Family of Jack Gray: Thanks for kind wishes

We wish to thank everyone for the outpouring of friendship, love and prayers during the recent loss of John (Jack) Gray.

Janet Sheridan: In a split second

Even in lives gently lived — removed from aggression, cruelty and violence — some moments, of our own making, sear themselves into our memories and cling long, despite efforts to erase them.

Local fuel gauge for May 21

Regular unleaded and diesel prices as of Thursday afternoon. Numbers correspond to the numbers on the photo.

Craig Briefs: Tech students to host project auction

The Hayden High School Babson-Carpenter Career and Technical Center will host a student project auction and vintage car show from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.

Horoscope for May 21

GEMINI (May 21-June 20) — Spending some quality time with the family is likely to prove to be the most satisfying activity for you, even if this means merely puttering around the house or working in the garden.