Tag Archives: VFW

WWII Memorial in Store for Craig

sculptureA World War 2 veterans’ memorial is in the works for Craig. The Moffat County Commissioners listened to a proposal regarding the memorial earlier this week. The memorial would be a sculpture of a soldier, but where it would be displayed is still a matter of discussion. The VFW would like to see it placed in Craig City Park, but nothing has been decided yet. The cost of the Continue reading

Plenty of Fireworks Shows to Enjoy Tomorrow Night

FIREWORKS-3-300There are plenty of places to celebrate the 4th of July and catch local professional fireworks displays tomorrow night. In Craig a parade will take place at 11. It will start at the Craig VFW and end at City Market. Fireworks will be set off tomorrow night from Moffat County High School. Steamboat is holding Cowboy Round-up Continue reading

State VFW Officers to Visit Craig Next Week

VFWState officers of the VFW will be in Craig next week. The state’s Quartermaster, Commander, Senior Vice Commander, and Junior Vice Commander will visit Craig for a meeting with vets and their families. The meeting will focus on promotion of the VFW and it’s mission to local vets. There will be an open forum the public can attend at 6 on the evening Continue reading

Cops, Kids, and Vets Fishing Day is Next Week

kids fishing 1Moffat County Sheriff K.C. Hume has announced the date for this year’s Cops, Kids, and Vets Fishing Day at the Little Rascals Pond. The pond is located at the Public Safety Center. This year’s event will take place May 27th from 5 to 7 in Continue reading

Craig VFW Lunch Fundraiser For MoCo Band Programs

The Craig VFW will have a lunch fundraiser to benefit Moffat County School Bands on Saturday December 13th from 10am – 2pm.  Lunch will include a hamburger and fries for $6 with all of the proceeds donated to band programs.



Hayden and Moffat County Homecoming Events Wrap Up this Weekend

homecoming-week-300Hayden and Moffat County High Schools wrap up their homecoming celebrations this weekend. At Hayden, today is Black and Orange Day. The parade takes place at 1, with a pep rally to follow on the football field. A class contest will take place immediately following the pep rally. Coronation will take place at halftime of tonight’s Continue reading

Hayden and Moffat County Homecoming

homecoming-week-300Hayden and Moffat County High Schools continue celebrating homecoming this week. At Hayden, today is Pajama Day. Powder Puff Football will take place at 7 on the football field, and a bonfire will follow in the parking lot. Tomorrow is Black and Orange Day. The parade takes place at 1, with a pep rally to follow on the Continue reading

Games Manager Class to be Held in Craig Tomorrow

bingoThe Colorado Secretary of State’s Office will be conducting Games Manager classes throughout the state over the next several months, and the next one is in Craig tomorrow. The instructor for Continue reading

Craig VFW 4th of July Parade

american-flag-1-300The Craig VFW’s annual parade will be held the morning of July 4th beginning at 11.  Following the parade (around noon) there will be a picnic fundraiser for the Craig Community Kitchen in the park north of the VFW, with free hamburgers and hot dogs.  Attendees are invited to bring a dessert to share.  The picnic will include a money pit and games for children.

Line up for the parade starts at 1o am and all floats are welcome in the parade.   There will be prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place entries.

For more information call Johnny Garcia at 629-3345 or 826-2627.

Fireworks & Activities in Moffat, Routt, Rio Blanco Counties

FIREWORKS-3-300There are opportunities in Moffat, Routt and Rio Blanco Counties to see fireworks Friday night.  In Craig the fireworks start a little before 9.  They will be set off at the high school.  The VFW will hold a parade (at 11am) and barbecue (at noon) Friday.  Hot dogs and hamburgers will be served, and the VFW asks that those that

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