Briefs for April 6, 2013: Food bank distribution scheduled for Tuesday
The Food Bank of the Rockies mobile food pantry will distribute food from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Boys & Girls Club of Craig. Food recipients should bring boxes or bags to carry their food.
Bullying prevention workshop set for May
A bullying prevention workshop is from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. May 9 at The Steamboat Grand in Steamboat Springs. The free presentation for school staff members and officials will cover topics including bullying prevention legislation, best practices, interventions, creating a positive school climate and cyberbullying. Guest speaker Dorothy L. Espelage, Ph.D., is a professor of child development and an associate chairwoman in the Department of Educational Psychology at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. She also is the co-editor of “Handbook of Bullying in Schools: An International Perspective.” Registration is at 7:30 a.m. on the day of the event, and a continental breakfast and lunch are provided. For more information, visit http://www.colorado.gov/schoolsafetyresourcecenter.
MCHS Class of 1978 reunion coming up
Plans are being made to celebrate the 35th reunion of Moffat County High School’s Class of 1978. The reunion will take place June 14 and 15. Nearly half of the class has been contacted, but many may not be aware of the festivities for a variety of reasons. Please contact Sharine Powell Endersen at firstname.lastname@example.org or 623-393-2015, or Reneta Kawcak at 110 W. 12th St., Craig, CO 81625 or 970-824-7245 with contact information for the following classmates:
Dan Akins, Chris Allan, Matt Archuleta, Mike Atchley, David Bachman, Mary Lynn Behrman, Randy Bergman, Rusty Brady, Cherryl Brown, Richard Crabtree, Vic Dell, Kathy Ditges, Kenneth Ditges, Phil Douglas, Kenny Flies, Jack Ford, Abel Garcia, Brett Gardner, Colleen Gardner, Argy Georgeou, Joni Grandbouche, Becky Grimm, Dennis Harper, Viola Henson, Dean Hunter, Davis Hutchins, Kevin M Johnson, Tony Johnson, Marty Jones, Greg Knez, Stacy Leander, Shirley McMinn, Teresa Miles, Doug Moore, Rita Moore, Pam Orr, Brenda Pickett, Pam Poirier, Colleen Rowley, Jerri Rutherford, Debbie Spicer, Ruth Stewart, Mike Stewart, Bucky Taylor, Dannielle Urbanski, Debra Vanoy, Annette Vigil, Steve Wilkinson, Sandie Young and David Young.
Softball kick-off meeting slated for Wednesday
The annual season kick-off meeting for Craig adult softball is at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Sandrock Elementary School. Team captains are encouraged to attend and sign up their teams.
New teams always are welcome, and players must be at least 14 years old. The meeting also serves as an opportunity for players to hook up with existing teams.
For more information, call Tanya at 970-701-9046.
New school record, outdone expectations at state mark bright future for Moffat County track and field
With Saturday bringing with it a new team record, a competition that nearly didn’t happen, and a bet with some slippery stakes, never let it be said that Moffat County High School track and field athletes don’t make their season exciting right up until the very end.