Craig community, JP Price to be spotlighted in Christmas Eve TV segment |

Craig community, JP Price to be spotlighted in Christmas Eve TV segment

KWGN's Kevin Torres, left, will feature a segment on a Christmas Eve program about JP Price, pictured in September with friends following a Craig Middle School football game.
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The Craig community and one of its own will be the center of an upcoming segment as part of a Christmas Eve night television news piece.

JP Price and his hometown will be featured in “Colorado with Kevin Torres” which will air at 7:30 p.m. Monday on KWGN. Torres hosts a daily segment on KWGN called “Unique 2 Colorado” focused on “good news” regarding people, places and things in Colorado.

The upcoming piece will include a Craig Middle School football game against rival Steamboat Springs in which Price, who is afflicted by Duchenne muscular dystrophy, scored a touchdown while using his specialty wheelchair.

“Together, two communities came together to make that dream a reality,” Torres said in a news release for the episode. “Craig is a special place and truly represents what ‘community’ is all about.”

The segment will also be available online after its original airing on and

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