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  • Dragon basketball players overpower Wray for a big win

    Holyoke basketball boys dominated their Saturday, Feb. 8 match with Wray, handing the visiting Eagle team a 76-32 drubbing. Wray had a strong first minute, gaining an early 5-0 lead over Holyoke. Dragon basketball players responded with an 18-3 stretch t...
  • HHS girls prove to be too much to handle for Wray

    Holyoke Lady Dragons ran away with a commanding 60-39 victory at home in basketball action with Wray Saturday, Feb. 8. “The Wray game was probably the best offensive and defensive effort of the year,” coach Arlan Scholl said. “We finally played a f...
  • Top world athletes fight for gold at XXII Winter Olympics

    For all of the reported subpar conditions on the mountain and all of the oddities associated with the hotels in the Russian city Sochi, the XXII Winter Olympic Games has successfully delivered the high level of athleticism and excitement one would expect ...
  • Krueger to continue running track at Metro State

    HHS senior Jacinda Krueger, pictured in front center, signed a letter of intent Friday, Feb. 7 to join the Metropolitan State University of Denver’s track and field team. She plans to pursue a major in biology. Krueger is pictured sitting with parents R...
  • Madison King signs to play volleyball at NJC next fall

    HHS senior Madison King, pictured in center, recently signed a letter of intent to play volleyball at Northeastern Junior College in Sterling this fall. She is pictured in front with her parents, Tancy and Jon King; and in back, from left, head NJC volley...
  • Swimmers seize opportunity to compete at league

    Holyoke High School swam its 2013-14 league championship meet at the Jefferson County League Championship at Meyers Pool in Arvada Friday and Saturday, Feb. 7-8. The large 16-team meet featured a combined 4A and 5A preliminary but separate 4A and 5A fina...
  • Dragons fall to Wray

    Thirteen matches were wrestled at the dual in Wray Thursday, Feb. 6. Holyoke took three wins, while the Eagles won 10 for a 51-15 victory. Eric Rojo won a major decision at 113 lbs., Fernando Lopez pinned his opponent at 120 and Nick Ortner won by a tech...
  • Lady Dragon basketball goes cold in loss to Akron

    Holyoke basketball girls had a rough night in Akron, falling 29-57 Monday, Feb. 10. “This was quite an uphill battle,” coach Arlan Scholl said. “Along with many fouls being called against us early in the game, we did not shoot well, hitting on only...
  • Dragons fall in close road battle with Akron Rams

    Holyoke held their own in Akron with the second-ranked team in the Lower Platte league, but the Dragons ran out of gas in the final minutes, falling to the Rams 66-78. HHS drops to 9-6 with the loss. “Our kids played as hard as they could and their eff...
  • JV boys post 2 lopsided victories

    Holyoke junior varsity boys pulled off a pair of huge victories last week, beating Wray Saturday, Feb. 8 and Akron Monday, Feb. 10.   Holyoke JV 82, Wray 31 Dragon JV basketball players shot their way to a big win Saturday, knocking down Wray 82-3...
  • C boys beat Wray

    Holyoke C team basketball boys won their only game last week, beating Wray at home 24-17 Saturday, Feb. 8. The Dragons won the first of three quarters 6-2 to set the tone for the game.For the full article, ask us about our e-Subscription. Call 970-854-28...
  • HHS girls’ JV team falls to Wray, Akron

    HHS JV girls posted an 0-2 record with Wray and Akron, losing to Wray Saturday, Feb. 8 and Akron Monday, Feb. 10.   Holyoke JV 30, Wray 41 Lady Dragon JV basketball players played host to Wray Saturday, falling to the visiting team 30-41. After H...
  • C girls topped in Akron

    C team Lady Dragons fell at home to Wray 16-39 Saturday, Feb. 8. Holyoke fell behind 6-12 after the first period, but it was the second period that put the game out of reach for the Lady Dragons.For the full article, ask us about our e-Subscription. Call...
  • FBLA implements Career Awareness Day for junior high

    Holyoke Junior High School students will have an opportunity to learn about careers available in Holyoke by visiting several businesses Wednesday, Feb. 19. This Career Awareness Day is implemented by Holyoke FBLA members Xander Nelson, Tyler Camblin and ...
  • Five-year Farm Bill signed into law

    President Barack Obama officially signed the Farm Bill into law Friday, Feb. 7. The bill, which provides Colorado’s farmers and ranchers with much-needed certainty and predictability, cuts red tape by consolidating and streamlining dozens of programs a...
  • Colorado 4-H contributes millions to state’s economy

    Every dollar county, state and federal agencies invest in the Colorado 4-H program is returned to the state’s economy six times over. That’s one of the findings of a new Colorado State University study evaluating the economic contributions of the yout...
  • Brophy’s water rights bill fails in committee

    The South Platte River Basin may have benefitted from the September 2013 floods, but that benefit was at best short-term. That’s according to witnesses who testified recently at a hearing on a bill carried by Sen. Greg Brophy (R-Wray). Senate Bill 14-0...
  • College news

    Johana Bencomo, a 2006 HHS grad and the daughter of Uriel and Miriam Bencomo of Holyoke, was recently initiated into one of the most prestigious honor societies in the country. Founded in 1897 at the University of Maine, Phi Kappa Phi is the nation’s o...
  • Imperial church to host non-denominational men’s conference

    The first annual High Plains Non-Denominational Men’s Conference will be held in Imperial, Neb., on Sunday, Feb. 23. The event will be held at the Imperial Berean Church at 1530 Broadway from 3-6 p.m. The featured speaker will be Jerry King of Colorad...
  • Re-1J school board to meet Feb. 18

    Holyoke School District Re-1J Board of Education will meet Tuesday, Feb. 18 at 7 p.m. in the board meeting room at HJHS, Room No. 218. The superintendent’s report will include a Red Cross presentation to FBLA students and the 2014-15 school calendar. ...