Teachers: Good and bad at MHS

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the first of three stories looking at the results released by TELL Colorado, which surveys teachers in Colorado every two years on specific teaching/preparation conditions at their schools. This week we will look at Meeker High School. The next two weeks will examine the results from Barone Middle School and Meeker […]

Kendall a Boettcher Scholar

MEEKER I Amanda Kendall, a senior at Meeker High School has been named one of only 40 Boettcher Foundation Scholarship recipients for 2013.

Quigg Newton Award…

Meeker High School Principal Jeremy Voytko, left, presents the Quigg Newton Award to Amanda Kendall and Lathrop Hughes.


Fred Slagle of Encana Oil and Gas, left, presents Meeker High School senior Mariah Kuhr right, with that company’s scholarship for $10,000 at last week’s award assembly at the school.

MHS Spring Art Show & Coffee House

MEEKER | Meeker High School art students will display some of the work they have created in the annual Spring Art Show, this weekend.

Meeker High School to hold prom

MEEKER | Meeker High School will hold its junior/senior prom on Saturday at the Freeman E. Fairfield Center, 200 Main St.

MACC plans performing arts youth seminar

MEEKER I The Meeker Arts and Cultural Council (MACC) and the ERBM Recreation and Parks District, in cooperation with Meeker High School, will offer free enrichment seminars by the Colorado Mesa University theater arts department faculty.

MACC offers free arts seminars

MEEKER I The Meeker Arts and Cultural Council [MACC] and the ERBM Recreation and Parks District in cooperation with the Meeker High School, will offer free enrichment seminars by Colorado Mesa University Theatre Arts Department Faculty members. The first two interactive workshop seminars will be offered by professor Jeremy Franklin, renowned CMU Theatre Arts musical […]

Band members compete in Rifle

Bob Eggebratton from Meeker High School took honor band students Chantel Pool and Morgan Robb Tegeder to the Jazz Aspen Snowmass Honors Jazz Festival to perform with other District 8 students.

Letter to the Editor: Thanks to Rifle’s Elmer Glass Company

Dear Editor: Meeker High School wishes to thank Elmer Glass Company of Rifle, Colo., for repairing a broken picture which we display above our trophy case.

Class of 1962…

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Several members of the graduating class of 1962 from Meeker High School gathered for their 50th class reunion last fall. Classmates and their spouses enjoyed golf, dinner and socializing at the Meeker Golf Course and the Meeker Cafe and “passed the hat” to make a donation to their alma mater.

Chintala signs with CCC

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MEEKER I According to the old saying, “It’s not the size of the dog in the fight, it’s the size of the fight in the dog.” Such is the case for Meeker High School senior Kaysyn Chintala, who recently signed her letter of intent to play volleyball for Colby Community College in Colby, Kans.