Letter to the Editor: Regarding Kim Ibach

Dear Editor: I read with interest the letter to the editor from Meeker High School Principal Dr. Kim Ibach in last week’s edition of the Herald Times.

Letter to the Editor: Dorsett on Ibach doctorate

Dear Editor: I believe the letter from Meeker High School Principal Kim Ibach in your Feb. 27 edition requires a response.

Honest Abe on freeing the slaves

John Voehl of Littleton gave performances on Feb. 18 and 19 at Meeker High School and at Meeker Elementary School during his stay in Meeker. For the second year in a row, Voehl’s adaptation of Abraham Lincoln enthralled those who saw him, courtesy of the Meeker Arts and Cultural Council and the Rio Blanco County Historical Society. Above, Voehl can be seen among the fifth-grade students at the elementary school.

MEEKER I Students of Kristen Henderson’s and Pat Ibach’s fifth-grade classes at Meeker Elementary School, as well as Barone Middle School and Meeker High School students were delighted by John Voehl’s portrayal of Abraham Lincoln, one of America’s greatest presidents, on Feb. 19.

Honor jazz band…


Meeker’s Dannon Bolton, Morgan Robb, Meeker High School music instructor Bob Eggebraten and Sam Lange participated in the 10th annual Jazz Aspen/Snowmass District 8 Honor Jazz Band over the weekend.

Three Meeker students nominated to academies

MEEKER I On Friday, U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton (Colo.-03) announced that 22 students from the 3rd Congressional District, including three from Meeker, have earned his nomination to U.S. Service Academies.

Local students named to honors list at Wyoming

MEEKER I University of Wyoming lists two Meeker students among the 106 Colorado students on the 2013 fall semester President’s Honor Roll.

MHS scores high in state, spends high

EDITOR’S NOTE: There are several Internet sites that track students’ educational progress in Colorado. Schooldigger.com is just one of those. The figures in this story have been confirmed through local school officials, but the Herald Times will continue to check other sites as well. MEEKER I According to Schooldigger.com, Meeker High School is ranked 84th […]

Six MHS seniors have military duty in their future

Six members of the Meeker High School Class of 2014 have already committed to enter the military following spring graduation. From left to right are Jordan Smith, Kelly Denny, JC Henderson, Kenny Kohls and Emilee Kohls. Torrie Gerloff is not pictured.

MEEKER I Six students in Meeker High School’s 2014 senior class have already made up their minds that their future will involve the military and serving America through various branches of the Armed Forces.

MHS, CNCC teacher elected to science board

MEEKER I The National Science Teachers Association (NSTA), the largest professional organization in the world promoting excellence and innovation in science teaching and learning for all, welcomed four new members to its Board of Directors including a multiple-award winning teacher from Meeker High School.

Voytko resigns as Meeker High School principal

MEEKER I Jeremy Voytko, the principal at Meeker High School for the past year, turned in his letter of resignation on May 15.

MHS Drama Club’s hilarious “Thoroughly Modern Millie”

Members of the cast and crew of “Thoroughly Modern Millie,” which was performed over the weekend by Meeker High School students, including: Back row, left to right: Morgan Tegeder, Shelby Burke, Brianna Holding, Maclaine Hult, Mckenna Kummer, Emily Eliasen, Nicole Hilkey, Amanda Kendall, Piper Haney, Sydney Hughes, Lily Munn and Ohana Mataia. Front row, from left to right: Taylor Ahrenos, Tala Atoafa, Aly Ridings, Lathrop Hughes, Jamie McLaughliln, Brittany Smith, Anthony Watt and Colin Keeler. Not pictured are Bruno Juarez, JC Henderson, Kim Kendall, Mary Washburn and Michael Beck.

MEEKER I The Meeker High School Drama Club and International Thespian Society Troupe 1284’s production of the musical comedy “Thoroughly Modern Millie” was presented on Friday and Saturday at Meeker High School auditorium.

MHS to graduate 47 on Saturday

MEEKER I Forty-seven seniors at Meeker High School will receive their high school diplomas this weekend, marking the end of the 2012-13 school year.