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  • HHS track looking strong as season winds down

    Holyoke’s track and field season is rapidly coming to a close. The Dragons hit the road for the Cheyenne Wells Invitational last Thursday, May 1. HHS boys placed 16th out of 24 teams by accumulating 14 points. The Lady Dragons finished the day in 17th ...
  • Dragons claim No. 2 seed for district tourney

    HHS enters the 2014 2A District 7 Baseball Tournament in Yuma as the second seed with a league record of 11-5. In the first round of action, the Dragons will face a rematch of its last regular season doubleheader as they take on No. 7 Wray Friday, May 9,...
  • HHS golf set for regionals

    HHS girls’ golf wrapped up the regular season with a tournament in Estes Park Wednesday, April 30, and Yuma Friday, May 2. Holyoke golfers Alex McCallum, Taylor Bernard and Federica Detomas competed in Estes Park, carding a team score of 353. Their sco...
  • JV baseball wins final game of year

    HHS junior varsity baseball wrapped up the season with three games last week, hosting Burlington Friday, May 2, and Wray Saturday, May 3. The Dragons fell in both games of Friday’s doubleheader. After losing a close 5-6 match, Holyoke fell 5-14. To re...
  • HHS to send 9 to FBLA nationals

    Holyoke High School once again shined at the April 26-29 Future Business Leaders of America State Leadership Conference in Vail. Nine of the 21 kids who made the trip qualified to represent HHS and Colorado at the National Leadership Conference in Nashvil...
  • Holyoke places 5 at State FFA event

    Nine Holyoke FFA members attended State FFA Career Development Events in Fort Collins Sunday and Monday, May 4-5, competing in livestock judging, ag mechanics and meat evaluation. Sidney Struckmeyer, Austin Vieselmeyer, Nick Ortner and Josilyn Lutze plac...
  • Potential Colo. grasshopper infestations identified for 2014

    The 2014 grasshopper hazard map based on the 2013 survey of adult grasshopper activity, conducted by USDA-APHIS-PPQ, shows that there will be low grasshopper populations in Colorado in general with the exception of localized moderate populations of grassh...
  • Eldon Heermann re-elected to Premier Farm Credit board

    Premier Farm Credit recently announced that its shareholders have elected Timothy Trim to fill the southern region seat vacated by retiring director Martin Brophy. Incumbent chairman Eldon Heermann of Holyoke and vice chairman Wayne Midcap were re-electe...
  • Disaster areas could get emergency loans

    President Barack Obama declared two Colorado counties—Arapahoe and Logan—as primary disaster areas due to losses caused by severe storms, flooding, landslides and mudslides that occurred Sept. 11, 2013, and continuing. Twelve counties are contiguous,...
  • Jelden and Krogmeier honored for citizenship

    Holyoke eighth-graders Anna Jelden, pictured at left, and Luke Krogmeier were recently recognized with Citizenship Awards. Their selection was announced at the Monday, May 5 Academic Awards program, as presented by Jim Gribben of American Legion Pos...
  • Art & Wine to benefit Relay this Friday

    Women are invited to an Art and Wine Ladies Night Out Friday, May 9, at 7 p.m. at the Haxtun Community Center (east entrance). The social painting and creative art event will benefit Phillips County Relay for Life. The ticket price includes a 16-by-20-in...
  • Letter carriers are stamping out hunger with food drive Sat.

    Saturday, May 10, marks the 22nd anniversary of one of America’s great days of giving—the National Association of Letter Carriers Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive. Letter carriers walk through the community every day, often coming face to face with a sad ...
  • Chase County Fair’s Christian, rock concert performers locked down

    This year’s concert lineup for the 2014 Chase County Fair is complete with the selection of groups for the Christian concert Wednesday, Aug. 13 and the rock concert Friday, Aug. 15. The Dove Award-winning group Big Daddy Weave will entertain at the Chr...
  • Junior high musicians earn high ratings in Ogallala

    Students from the Holyoke Junior High music program competed at the Ogallala, Neb., Middle School Solo and Ensemble Contest Saturday, May 3. Vocal students, under the direction of Marcia Dalton, and instrumental students, under the direction of Miko Mart...
  • Electronic data protection measure rejected by House judiciary

    Arguments that carried the day in the Colorado Senate failed to persuade last week in a House committee. The House Judiciary Committee on May 1 rejected Senate Concurrent Resolution 14-002, sponsored by Sen. Greg Brophy (R-Wray) and Senate President Morg...
  • Cinco de Mayo celebrated in style

    The Cinco de Mayo holiday was celebrated in style Monday, May 5 as colorful outfits helped mark the special occasion. Minnie Rodriguez, pictured at right, is excited to celebrate with her daughter, Janel Flores, at left, and granddaughter, Yaretzi F...
  • Keith Duell graduates summa cum laude

    Keith Andrew Duell graduated summa cum laude from Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, Okla., Saturday, May 3, with a bachelor’s degree in music composition and sound tech engineering. He will spend the summer in Tulsa completing his training to tune pian...
  • Kids’ fishing camp planned for May 23

    A mini fishing camp for kids ages 5 and up is being planned for Friday, May 23, from 4-8 p.m. at the Haxtun Gun Club’s Fishing Pond. Aimee Ryel from Colorado Parks and Wildlife will be teaching fish ID, fishing ethics, casting, equipment, proper ways to...
  • College news

    Brooke Parker, a 2012 HHS graduate, received a $500 scholarship from Centennial Mental Health Center as part of their Future Mental Health Professional Scholarship Program. The program’s vision is to raise awareness of career opportunities in the behav...
  • Extension Corner

    Plant Select for 2014 Every year Plant Select® has a new set of introductions. Every year I encourage you to give them a try. I cannot say enough about how they are the best selected plants for our extreme weather conditions. Some of the Plant Select pl...