Tag Archives: high school

State Makes Changes in Immunization Requirements

immunizationsColorado parents who don’t want their children to be immunized will have to fill out paperwork each year to opt out of vaccinations under new state rules. The state Board of Health passed the changes yesterday. Currently, parents who want their children exempted from vaccinations for non-medical reasons must seek an exemption Continue reading

Governors Summer Job Hunt Program for Youth

GOVERNOR SUMMER JOB HUNTWith Spring approaching, thousands of high school and college students will soon be looking for a summer job. This year, the Governor’s Summer Job Hunt for youth is launching a new website, where young people can find Continue reading

Meeker Cowboys Snatch Team Trophy

Meeker Cowboys horse cowboy flagThree days of state high school wrestling ended with a nail biter as the Meeker Cowboys came up just a few points shy of claiming the team championship, finishing 2nd to Rocky Ford, and just ahead of Paonia. Six Meeker wrestlers received medals. Sheridan Harvey finished 5th; Tristin Peloni and Devon Pontine placed 3rd; Anthony Watt and Casey Turner each finished 2nd and T.J. Shelton took Continue reading

Bulldogs Want Community to Help Send them Off

BULLDOGSThe Moffat County Bulldogs are headed to Brush today to prepare for tomorrow’s playoff game. The community is invited to help send the bulldogs off in style this morning. School officials are asking everyone who can to show up at the high school at 9 this morning to give the players a hearty send-off. Continue reading

Student Exchange Host Families Needed

STUDENT EXCHANGEASSE International Student Exchange Programs (ASSE) is seeking local host families for boys and girls from a variety of countries around the world. The students are 15 to 18 years of age, and would like to come to the area for the upcoming high school year Continue reading

Two Students Arrested For Planning to Continue School Violence Plot

GUNAuthorities have arrested two more students in connection with an alleged threat against a northern Colorado high school.  The Weld County Sheriff’s Office says the students, whose names and ages have not been released, were arrested Friday after investigators learned they planned to Continue reading

Two Juveniles Arrrested in Suspected School Attack Plot

WELDWeld County authorities say two juveniles suspected in an alleged threat against a high school have been arrested.  Sheriff John Cooke said the arrests were made Monday after deputies and detectives were made aware of a “potential school violence situation” at Weld Central High School in Keenesburg.  He says there doesn’t appear to be Continue reading