Craig education briefs for Dec. 27, 2014: Craig Rotary Club announces Student of the Month

Moffat County High School junior Allie Dilldine was honored as the Rotary Club of Craig's Student of the Month for December.

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Craig kids on target in Elks Hoop Shoot

Top throwers to compete in Rifle

The Craig Elks Lodge No. 1577 recently hosted the local segment of the Elks National Hoop Shoot Free Throw Contest. Local youths each shot 25 free throws, and the top shooters of the program, for boys and girls ages 8 to 13, will move on to the district competition in Rifle.

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Erica Graham: Keeping it clean

You might imagine a school custodian would have to clean up some pretty nasty messes from time to time, but so far the students at Ridgeview Elementary School have been pretty easy on Erica Graham.

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MCHS students help bring Christmas to Craig families in need

Seven Moffat County families’ Christmases were made merrier this year thanks to Moffat County High School students and student council.

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Moffat County High School student remembered fondly

Candlelight vigil honors life of Torivio “Tory” Tovar

Torivio Tovar was better known to people as Tory, and the 17-year-old who had inspired many smiles also prompted tears Friday when his Ford pickup struck an oncoming semi along US Highway 40 just outside of Craig.

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Imagination Library: The free gift that keeps on giving

What could be better for a young child than to get a present in the mail every single month addressed directly to them? And what could be better for a parent than for that present to be a book — something that will educate, enrich and enliven their young child’s imagination?

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Craig Middle School student expelled for bringing knives to school

Although the District Attorney's office elected not to charge the Craig Middle School student who brought knives onto school property, Moffat County School District Superintendent Brent Curtice said the student was expelled.

DA will not press charges in Craig Middle School knife case

The student taken into custody from Craig Middle School on Dec. 5 for possessing knives will not be charged for bringing weapons onto school property.

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Program helps MCHS students break down social barriers

Moffat County High School students convened in the auditorium Thursday with an air of camaraderie and celebration. They were there to mark the completion of “If You Really Knew Me,” a program designed to give kids the chance to break down social barriers and develop understanding between each other.

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Moffat County students take science to the next level

Moffat County students delved into cutting-edge science lessons Thursday as part of the University of Colorado Boulder’s Science Discovery STEM workshop.

Craig education briefs for Dec. 13, 2014: MCHS trumpet player receives honors

Moffat County High School senior Ryan Secules was recently selected as lead trumpet in the Colorado All-State Small Schools Jazz Band for the second year in a row.

Craig Sports Briefs for Dec. 13, 2014: College equine program shows well

The Colorado Northwestern Community College Horse Show Team traveled to Utah State University in Logan, Utah, in November, competing in horsemanship and reining.

CNCC's Craig campus announces new VP

Colorado Northwestern Community College announced its new vice president for the Craig campus today, Janell Oberlander from Rapid City, South Dakota.

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Moffat County Board of Education honors lunch ladies

At its regular monthly meeting, the Moffat County Board of Education honored the Food Services Department for its dedication and heard updates on schools, athletics and student acheivements.

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Moffat County High School wins $25,000

Moffat County High School students learned today that their school was the recipient of a $25,000 grant from the Celebrate My Drive campaign by State Farm Insurance.