Congratulate Rio Blanco County graduates

The Herald Times is publishing greetings from senior parents, relatives and friends for a job well done.

Meeker FCCLA goes to district conference …


Early on Feb. 18, members of the Meeker High School Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) members loaded the bus for Western Colorado Community College in Gunnison for this year’s FCCLA Winter District Conference.

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.

Letter to the Editor: MHS sophomores thank sponsors

Dear Editor: The Meeker High School sophomore class would like to thank Cuppa Joe, Napa, Krule Construction, Meeker Drug, Oakridge Outfitters, Shepherd’s Office Outfitters, Meeker General Mercantile, Wendll’s Wondrous Things, Meeker Collision, Rocky Mountain Bowstrings, Salon on 6th, Northwest Auto, Bolton Construction, Green Cabins, Valley Repair, McGuire Auto Parts, Tips to Toes, Shelton Ranch, T.C.O./Pontine […]

Students sought for scholarships

RBC I College-bound high school seniors are encouraged to visit the Daniels Fund website at to apply online for the Daniels Scholarship Program. The application deadline is Nov. 15, 2013.

50th anniversary of MHS Class of 1963…


Members of the MHS Class of 1963 are: (front row, from left) Jim Whalin, Peggy (Conrado) [Lonnie] Shults, John Almgren, Jean (Richardson) Lockhart, Wrenetta (McGruder) Stark, Sandra (Amick) Bradfield, Harry Tucker, Connie Theos, Patricia (Dunham) Hurst and Roberta (Kehrberger) Wegener; (back row, from left) Terry Drake, Jim [Vickie] Kirkpatrick, Reba (Stewart) Schaller,

Class of 1973…


Joined by teachers Bill Turner and Lora Hertzke, the Meeker High School Class of 1973 recently held its 40th anniversary in Meeker.

MHS senior community service…


Twenty-seven of the 42 members of the Meeker High School senior class took part in a community service project Tuesday morning at the Meeker Chamber of Commerce.

MHS grad looks to state house

RBC I Flipping through the pages of the 1965 Meeker High School yearbook, one will stumble upon a young Lorna Idol.

MHS Class of ‘52

MEEKER I May 23, 1952, was day of remembrance and celebration for 28 graduates of Rio Blanco County High School. June 2, 2012, was another day of remembrance and celebration for several of them as they gathered to share their 60-year class reunion and take part in the 100th anniversary of the Rio Blanco County […]

Class of ‘62 returns to MHS

The 1962 graduating class of Meeker High School gathered in Meeker, Colo., on Aug. 3-4 to celebrate a 50-year class reunion, accompanied by spouses or other family members. Present for the picture (left to right) First row: Sally (Watt) Smith, Paula (Starbuck) Armstrong, Diane (Dunbar) McKee, Barbara (Kennedy) Darnell. Second row: Frances (Beck) Brown, Patty (Mowbray) Martin, Karen Ann (Carstens) Miller, Sherry Klinglesmith, Sandy (Rector) Taylor. Third row: Larry Nielsen, Tom Pilkington, Mary (Sutton) Pilkington, Sam Love, Sam Lockhart, Jerry Purcell. Fourth row: Mark Sheridan, Bob Crook, Marty McKean, Bill Mannel, John McKinnon, Bill Lake. Fifth row: Al Ray Story, Bob Ruckman, John Stephenson, Gus Anderson. Also attending, but not present for picture: Heather Jensen, Ruthmary (Franklin) Allison, Ethel Starbuck, Dale Jens;   teachers to the class of 1962. Unable to attend: Larry Ridgeway, Billie Back, Paula (Jensen) Riley, Kent Nelson, John Deveraeux, Anna (Grubb) Freeman, Susie (Lammers) Hemming, Sue Panter, Dorothy (Stout) McKee, Larry Story, Ellis Eliason and Wayne Tinder.

MEEKER I The graduating class of Meeker High School, 1962, gathered in Meeker, Colo., on Aug. 3 and 4 to celebrate a 50-year class reunion, accompanied by spouses or other family members.

MHS Class of 2012…

Thirty-six seniors earned their diplomas and were graduated from Meeker High School last Saturday in Starbuck Stadium.