Local non-profit group came through when needed

Heather Zadra

EDITOR’S NOTE — Other than to wish the best to the Denver Broncos on Sunday, I didn’t have a whole lot to add with a column while our Rangely correspondent, Heather Zadra, had a much more important message to get out to many parents in Rio Blanco County who may need help. Therefore, my window […]

Hope on the horizon for children in need of services

A Horizons’ “success story,” Misael Rosas, 3, and his mother Susana are grateful for the services Misael received at Horizons in Meeker. Misael started preschool this fall after receiving speech and motor skills therapy through Horizons since infancy. This month Horizons is promoting the Little Points of Light fundraising campaign for its early intervention program, which provides free screenings for all children from birth to age 5 to identify developmental delays that can be addressed through therapy.

MEEKER I When Misael Rosas was born, his mother Susana knew something was wrong immediately. Her baby was diagnosed shortly after birth with Goldenhar syndrome.

Horizons: Filling in the gap

RBC I Living in an area where the animals outnumber the people and where communities are separated not by “welcome” signs but by multiple miles presents an intriguing set of challenges for every rural resident.

Silent auction, dinner Sept. 8

RBC I Horizons Specialized Services will host a silent auction and spaghetti dinner Thursday, Sept. 8, at 5:30 p.m. at the Fairfield Center in Meeker.