Parent, athlete sports meeting scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Monday
The time is nearly here as the younger wave of Bulldogs prepares for athletic endeavors. Just as Moffat County High School began its fall sports earlier this week, so too will Craig Middle School embark on new seasons starting Monday as teams for football, volleyball, cheer and cross country get moving.
The men’s and women’s soccer teams for Colorado Northwestern Community College’s Craig campus will host a community barbecue and pep rally starting at noon Saturday at CNCC as part of student orientation.
Repaving on Colorado Highway 13 north of Craig is rolling right along.
New round of martial arts classes will begin Aug. 29
With enough concentration and determination, one can use their hand or foot to splinter a piece of wood, but breaking boards is only a small part of the bigger picture of martial arts. Northwest Colorado Tae Kwon Do and Hapkido hosted a brief demonstration of its students’ talents Thursday afternoon in North Park as eight young pupils progressed in the discipline by taking home new belt certification.
Health briefs for Craig.
A meeting to discuss the Craig railroad depot is slated for 1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 19 at The Museum of Northwest Colorado.
Football, volleyball, cross country, boys soccer, boys golf embark on seasons
The Bulldogs are back in action this week. All systems are go for teenage athletes around the state, as Colorado High School Activities Association’s official start date commenced for fall sports, and Moffat County High School was no exception.
The Chinese eatery has had its doors closed for uncertain number of weeks and no one seems to be sure what happened or if the restaurant is gone for good.
On the record for August 18.
The Moffat County High School boys golf team is already several competitions into its season. Forgoing a Monday event hosted by Grand Valley High School at Battlement Mesa, Bulldogs played Tuesday at EagleVail Golf Club in Avon for Battle Mountain’s tournament, posting a team score of 267. Mike Bingham shot 84 and Torin Reed 85, while Connor Etzler and Kasen Brennise each had a 98. On Wednesday, Eagle Valley’s event at Gypsum Creek Golf Course saw MCHS add up to 263, led by Bingham’s 80, followed by Reed’s 88, Etzler’s 95 and Brennise’s 102.
This weekend in Northwest Colorado, there’s no excuse for not getting out and about and appreciating the landscape that makes the region what it is.
The summer Movie in the Park series continues Thursday with a free screening of the Pixar film “Up” at Craig City Park. The movie starts at dusk, roughly 8 p.m., and all ages are welcome to set up to watch.
Members of the newly formed Moffat County Local Marketing District Board conducted their first meeting Tuesday evening.
Firefighters brought the 354-acre Happy Hollow Fire 23 miles northeast of Dinosaur to 75 percent containment on Tuesday, according to a press release from the Bureau of Land Management.
Victory Motors, Craig Powersports renovating locations
On the east end of town, Craig Powersports is adding additional display and storage areas while to the south, on Highway 13, Victory Motors of Craig is totally revamping its dealership.