White River Community fish fry is set June 14 to benefit old Buford School

Covered in snow or shining in the sun, the Buford School was built in 1889 by Buford area homesteaders. It remained a school until 1952. The White River community was given the property and it funds from the annual fish fry have kept the historic structure looking so good.

MEEKER I Members and friends of the White River Community Association have been meeting together for good food, fellowship and neighborly support for the past 45 years with the Buford School in mind.

Fire near Buford/New Castle Rd.

RBC I The Middle Elk Fire had increased from 100 acres to 212 as of Sept. 24. It is burning in rough terrain in thick mixed conifer and aspen on the west side of the Buford/New Castle Road near Hiner Spring on the Flat Tops.

Rifle Ranger Districts closes roads for winter

RBC I The onset of winter has prompted the Forest Service to close two roads on the Rifle Ranger District. The road to Little Box Canyon and Coulter Mesa (NFSR 832) and the Buford-Newcastle Road (NFSR 245) will be closed to automobile use as of Tuesday, Nov. 29.

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.

Slide show: Tribute to Harry Tucker


RBC — During Saturday, April 25’s memorial service for the late Harry Tucker at the White River community building, family and friends gathered outside gathered to honor his life.