Math Counts competitors

MEEKER I Sierra Williams and Kenzie Turner will compete in the state’s Math Counts contest.

BMS students engage in history

MEEKER I Students at Barone Middle School took part in the National History Day contest. The annual event features a new theme every year and invites students from across the country to compete. This year’s theme was “turning points in history.”

Band members compete in Rifle

Bob Eggebratton from Meeker High School took honor band students Chantel Pool and Morgan Robb Tegeder to the Jazz Aspen Snowmass Honors Jazz Festival to perform with other District 8 students.

Holiday concert…

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The Meeker Elementary School Christmas concert was held last week. Barone Middle School will perform tonight at 7 p.m., in the MHS auditorium.

Big Buck and Bull contest…

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Hunter Garcia and Codee Woodward were the winners of Yeti coolers, along with shirts and hats from Strawberry Creek Outfitters, sponsors of the Big Buck and Bull contest at Barone Middle School.

Meeker schools concert dates

MEEKER I Meeker’s preschool, first and second-graders will perform “The Littlest Christmas Tree” in the Meeker High School auditorium Dec. 13, starting at 6:30 p.m. The Meeker High School band concert will also be held in the auditorium Dec. 18, starting at 7 p.m. The Barone Middle School band will

Rory Wilson rows, uses kites to cross Pacific Ocean

Rory Wilson designed, built and captained a unique vessel, powered by rowing and kites, and used it to sail from San Diego, Calif., to Hawaii in 44 days, faster than five others who have soloed the voyage before him.

MEEKER I Former Barone Middle School teacher Rory Wilson became the fastest solo sailor to row and kite across the Pacific Ocean from San Diego, Calif., to Honolulu, Hawaii.

BMS 6th graders enjoy outdoors

The sixth grade class had a wonderful time at the YMCA Snow Mountain Ranch in Granby, Colo.

MEEKER I The sixth grade class had a wonderful time at the YMCA Snow Mountain Ranch in Granby, Colo.

Barone Middle School Supply List

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BMS pays it forward in coins

MEEKER I Barone Middle School held a coin war Dec. 5-10 to raise money for the Giving Tree in Meeker.

Middle school hosts hunting contest

MEEKER I The results are in for the Big Bull and Buck Contest at Barone Middle School. Students who hunted this year brought in their deer and elk antlers to be measured and compared.

Fifth-graders bring history to life

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MEEKER I It has been said that noteworthy people never come to Meeker, but on Nov. 17 Barone Middle School enjoyed the company of very important people as Meeker Elementary School fifth-graders presented “Night at the Museum.”