More lighted homes adorn Meeker, Rangely streets

Merry Christmas!


Letter to the Editor: An old-fashioned Christmas

Dear Editor: This is an open letter to your readers on having an old-fashioned Christmas season.

Lit up…

phrgMikeCushmanResidence215 W Rio Blanco Ave-Rangely.

Before it even gets dark, this lighted display shows up in Rangely, among the many lighted residences and businesses inside the town. Tastefully decorated with lights and inflatable figures is the residence of Mike Cushman, who resides at 215 W. Rio Blanco Ave. in Rangely.

Stocking stuffers for outdoorsmen and DIY-ers

RBC I While checking those big ticket items off your holiday shopping list can be stressful, don’t let stocking stuffers bog you down. Simple gifts that show you care about your recipient and their hobbies work great. For those who love the garage and the great outdoors, here are a few cool stocking stuffer ideas […]

Christmas shopping at the Wing…


Thanks to the generosity of Meeker area vendors and volunteers, the residents of the Walbridge Wing at Pioneers Medical Center had a good time shopping on Dec. 10 for free gifts for Christmas giving.



With the cold, snow and wind early this week, good ole Santa Claus appears to be in slightly warmer surroundings near a beach somewhere, trying to help remind Rangely parade watchers on Saturday night that winter won’t go on forever and that warmer temperatures are coming—eventually.

Teach kids to care for others over the holidays

RBC I Knowing when to talk to your children about serious problems they may face sooner rather than later can be difficult for parents. While burdening a child with a complex issue at too early of an age may frighten or confuse them, it’s important to ensure they’re prepared for what they most certainly will […]

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There are a lot of lighted and decorated homes and businesses in Rangely, but one of the top displays is at the Rusty and Amber Barnes residence on South Sunset. The house is spectacularly lighted, but there is more to the display than can be shown in one photograph.

Meeker and Rangely gather 400 boxes for Operation Christmas Child

Bethanie, the 2-year-old daughter of Rangely Christian Church’s Pastor Shannon and Krystal Brumfield, proudly carries in one of the Operation Christmas Child boxes.

RANGELY I Over the last six years, a group of churches in Rangely along with a few caring individuals have worked to provide needed hygiene and school supplies and a toy or two to children in impoverished nations around the world by participation in Samaritan’s Purse Operation Christmas Child. Stephanie Hogan, coordinator for the program […]

Yes, Virginia, there really is a Santa Claus

RBC I EDITOR’S NOTE: The Herald Times had several requests for and thank yous for running the most famous editorial ever written in last year’s Dec. 25 edition. However, there were many of those who said they would like to see the editorial prior to Christmas Day. So here it is: Yes, Virginia, there is […]

Simplify your Christmas

RBC I In such a modern and technology-driven world, nothing can beat celebrating the Christmas season the old-fashioned way. These old-fashioned ideas are simple and economical, but they are also fun and memorable.