Craig Middle School participated in the Patriot's Pen essay contest through Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Moffat County High School will be featuring numerous performance nights in the coming weeks. The Holiday Choir Concert is scheduled for Dec. 10, followed by the MCHS Talent Show Dec. 12 and the Holiday Band Concert Dec. 17. All shows will take place at 7 p.m. in the school auditorium.
As part of Moffa County High School’s Law Week, pupils in Liane Davis-Kling’s government classes were able to pick the brains of the professionals who work within various capacities of the legal system.
The coming week in sports for Craig and Moffat County.
The members of the Moffat County High School speech and debate team have begun their season with a promising outset. A first-place overall finish at their most recent meet at Grand Junction High School showed what the group is capable of, as they competed in a variety of events testing their proficiency for communicating.
Law Week will take place at Moffat County High School from Dec. 2 to Dec. 6. The event is intended for history and government classes and includes a question-and-answer session with members of the Craig Police Department, Moffat County Sheriff’s Office and Colorado State Patrol.
The Early Childhood Council coordinator will stay in Craig, working for the Middle Park Medical Center.
Education briefs for Nov. 23, 2013: Moffat County High School speech team wins Grand Junction tourney
At the Tiger Talk Invitational at Grand Junction High School, the Moffat County High School speech and debate team placed first overall, and won numerous other honors during the tournament, placing in most events.
For children who don’t have as much as other families, the holidays aren’t quite as joyous as they should be. But, when those around them each put forward just a small bit of help, it can mean the world. This is the lesson Craig Middle School eighth grade teacher Kimberly Heater has tried to impart on her students in recent weeks.
The location for Gov. John Hickenlooper's Monday visit has changed due to the high number of participants registered for the event. The Department of Local Affairs notified Audrey Danner, interim director of the Craig/Moffat Economic Development Partnership, that the governor will now visit with community members at the Moffat County Fairgrounds Pavilion.
When it comes to giving to those in need, oneupsmanship is hardly a bad thing, and a little friendly competition between the students of Craig Middle School has led to some very positive results. In the past month, the kids of CMS have amassed 3,400 pounds of non-perishable food items to donate to the Interfaith Food Bank. Besides the 1.7 tons of canned and packaged goods — determined by weighing a flatbed truck before and after the food was transported for delivery Monday — students also collected a financial contribution totaling $3,376.
The seventh and eighth grade boys teams from the middle schools squared off Tuesday, with the eighth grade game entering double overtime.
Moffat County High School students in need of a little extra help in the subjects of English and math are eligible to receive free tutoring at Colorado Northwestern Community College.
This week marks the book fair at local elementary schools, with dozens of literary entries for young readers available for purchase. Students have already had the chance to fill out wish lists for their most desired books, and parents can take a look to see what is available to them in the school libraries.
The seventh- and eighth-grade teams picked up wins against the Panthers in Craig on Saturday.