Buford School benefit fly-fish tourney this weekend

The Buford School, located just south of the town of Buford along County Road 17, which turns right off County Road 8 at Lake Avery, will be the benefactor of the 12th annual Buy-Fly Fishing Tournament, set for Saturday and Sunday. Funds raised at the June annual Buford School Fish Fry will be caught this weekend as 12 teams compete for prizes for the biggest fillets and biggest fish. One of the teams will be from Project Healing Waters of Grand Junction, a four-member team of special-needs military veterans.

MEEKER I The 12th annual Buy-Fly Fishing Tournament will be held Saturday and Sunday to catch the fish that will be used in June to benefit the Buford School through the annual Buford School Fish Fry. Buford School dates back to May 5, 1889, and served the towns of Buford, Elk Creek and Marvine. Today […]

Letter to the Editor: Grateful to those who attended box social

Dear Editor: Thank you to all who came to the Dessert Box Social at the Buford School House.

Box social on Aug. 30 at Buford School to benefit Coal Creek School

BUFORD I The White River Community Association (WRCA), which has preserved and now maintains the rural Buford School upriver, is putting on its dancing shoes and graciously inviting the community to be a part of recreating history and supporting another rural school.

Slide Show: The annual white River fish fry


RBC — White River Community Association had its annual fish fry fundraiser Saturday, June 6 at the Buford Schoolhouse. About 175 people attended.

Frying up fish for a fundrasier


White River Community Association had its annual fish fry fundraiser Saturday at the Buford Schoolhouse.


White River Community Association celebrates renovation of Buford Schoolhouse and highlights its history, including the 1953 dedication in memory of Alphonzo Bell. That dedication was attended by former First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt. Members of the White River Community Association had an open house Oct. 4 at the one-room Buford Schoolhouse. Actually, it was more of […]