Marvelous Mutts report

MEEKER I This is our monthly Marvelous Mutts report.

Appreciation dinner…


The Meeker 4-H Council hosted their annual grandparents/ senior appreciation dinner Sunday, Feb. 12 at the exhibit hall. Thank you to all the seniors and 4-H’rs who made this dinner possible. Special thanks to Marci Nieslen for her amazing work with the decorations and planning.

White River Swine Club reports

RBC I Our first meeting was held Jan. 8 at 6:30 p.m. We began the meeting by electing our 2012 officers.

4-H sheep, goat growers

MEEKER I The meeting was called to order on Feb. 7, 2012, at 6:59 p.m.

Meeker 4-H horse meeting notes

MEEKER I The Meeker 4-H horse club meeting was called to order by Jamie Moyer at 7:07 p.m.

Leadership …

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Local youth Mason Scritchfield and Cheyenne Steele with youth from Garfield County at the Colorado 4-H Leadership Development Conference in Denver Jan. 28-30.

4-H news

RBC I The sheep and goat growers’ club was held on Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2012.

Busy week for 4-H’ers: Science Day experiments

(Above) Kay Bivens with Meeker fifth graders. (Left) Meeker 4-H NYSD (left to right) Liam Deming, Kolbi Franklin, Cristopher O’Neal, Elijah Deming, Daylon Nielsen, Derek Nielsen and Finley Deming in front.

RBC I Rio Blanco County 4-H participated in the 4-H National Youth Science Day Experiment, “The Power of Wind.”

Meeker Classic Trials announces 2011 recipient

Morgan Neilson receives a scholarship check for $1,000 from Meeker Classic Sheepdog Championship Trials board member Bernie Gantt.

MEEKER I Each year the Meeker Classic Memorial Scholarship is dedicated in honor and memory of exemplary individuals who have been involved with the Meeker Classic but have since passed away. This scholarship is awarded to a Meeker High School graduate who continues their education in a two year trade school, two year associate degree […]

Meeker 4-H annual achievement night

MEEKER | The Meeker 4-H program will have its annual achievement night today, Nov. 3, at 6 p.m. in the new 4-H building at the Rio Blanco County Fairgrounds.

Shooting Sports contestants

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Twenty-eight RBC 4-H shooters competed in the annual Rio Blanco County Fair County Shoot-off at the Meeker Sportsman’s Range Saturday last. Rangely formed two new clubs this year: the Rangely Stick Throwers (an archery club) led by James Odom and Brady Shelton and .22’s led by Daniel and Tammi Dorris. Meeker shooting sports leaders are […]


2011 TEAM ULTIMATE CAKE CONTEST Thursday, July 21 Grand Champion Team: Maegan McGruder, Savana May, Sierra Gomez, Peyton Burke Reserve Champion Team: Mary Baylie, Kinzy Burke, Michaela Jones, Jacob Pelloni 2011 FASHION REVUE Thursday, July 21 Junior Models Reserve Champion: Gracie Bradfield Champion:Kolbi Franklin Intermediate Models Reserve Champion:Caitlyn Shepherd Champion:Kristen Cox Participants: Unit 1 Junior 1.  Elli Bricher  2. Gracie Bradfield 3. […]