BMS students participate in History Day

Andy Urista, Paige Jones and Megan Parker, all participated in the History Day state competition last Saturday.

History Day is a national history competition for both middle and high school students and last week, several Barone Middle School students participated in the annual event.

Fundraiser teaches compassion

MEEKER I Barone Middle School is seizing the opportunity to reinforce a valuable life lesson. Special education teacher Amy Slimp is heading up a fundraiser to help two kids in Loveland who have cerebral palsy. The money will go towards a service dog for the twins. Slimp not only wants to raise money for the […]

Sixth-grader recoving from his injuries

MEEKER I Two days after undergoing surgery Oct. 27, Dade Heck came home. A week earlier, Dade, a sixth-grader, was injured in an accident Oct. 22 during recess at Barone Middle School.

Smarty Pants …


Members of Meeker’s Barone Middle School eighth-grade class went on the traditional end-of-the-school-year trip to Washington, D.C., last week. One of the sites they visited was the Albert Einstein Memorial.

Mixed results for jr. high basketball

MEEKER I Barone Middle School’s seventh-grade A team won Saturday 30-18, outscoring the visiting team in every quarter. “We were very successful with our full-court press,” said coach Ben Anderson. “The other team got wore out quickly.”

BMS football, volleyball teams are winners

RBC | Both Barone Middle School football teams won big last week, with the A team winning 50-6 and the B team 46-0. Meanwhile, the Rangely seventh- and eighth-graders combined for a 27-6 win over Vernal, Utah.

BMS volleyball takes two of three at Craig

MEEKER I Barone Middle School’s eighth-grade volleyball teams won two of three matches Saturday against Craig. The A and B teams won, while the C team lost.

BMS Cowboy football splits with Craig

MEEKER | In middle school football Saturday, the Cowboys’ B team beat Craig 20-14, while the A team lost 34-12.

Letter: Property adjacent to schools is private

Just a note reminding students of Barone Middle School and Meeker High School.

Picture day Aug. 24 for MHS, BMS

MEEKER | Picture day will be the first day of school on Aug. 24 at both Meeker High School and Barone Middle School.

Slide Show: BMS Field Day


MEEKER — Students at Barone Middle School enjoyed a field day to the park May 29.

BMS wrestlers go 1-2

MEEKER — Fourteen wrestlers are out for the Barone Middle School team and several opened the season last Saturday in Craig. “We have a few experienced wrestlers and some that have never seen a meet before,” BMS head coach Adam Hoatson said. The young Meeker Cowboys defeated Steamboat Springs to open the dual-format tournament but […]