Briefs for May 2: Daily Press seeking Teacher of the Year nominations |

Briefs for May 2: Daily Press seeking Teacher of the Year nominations

Daily Press seeking Teacher of the Year nominations

The Craig Daily Press is seeking nominations for its 2011-12 Teacher of the Year.

The submission deadline has been extended to Friday.

This is the seventh year the newspaper will honor an area teacher for his or her commitment to students and for encouraging them to think outside the box.

Past recipients are Amy Pottinger, Rosie Crosthwaite, Sylvia Duncan, Deb Frazier, John Bolton and Cheryl Arnett.

To nominate a teacher, visit

For more information, call Bridget Manley at (970) 875-1793 or email her at

Education groups to meet

The Moffat County Booster Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. today in the Moffat County High School library, 900 Finley Lane.

The group is designed to support school athletics and other extracurricular activities.

For more information, call Tony Peroulis at 824-4445. Maximum Commitment to Excellence meets at 11:30 a.m.

May 11 at Mountain West Insurance and Financial Services, 100 E. Victory Way.

The meeting is open to members of the business community and other residents interested in supporting and augmenting local education.

2013 Pet Mate Calendar Contest set

The deadline to enter pet photographs in the 2013 Pet Mate Calendar Contest has been extended to Saturday.

The contest is a fundraiser for the Humane Society of Moffat County.

For information on how to enter, email or call 824-7235.

Hens and Chicks meeting slated for Friday

Hens and Chicks, the local chapter of the Farmgirl Sisterhood, will meet from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Friday at Colorado Northwestern Community College’s Bell Tower Building, 50 College Dr.

For more information, call Susan Domer at 824-6436.

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