58 MHS seniors awarded diplomas

Taylor Neilson presented the valedictorian’s address for having the highest grade point average in the senior class.

MEEKER I The sun gods shined brightly on the Meeker High School Class of 2014 on Saturday, which started off with a good rain and overcast skies at about 9:15 a.m., but no raindrops or even clouds were in evidence when commencement exercises began at 10 a.m. There were 58 seniors who received their high […]

USAFA graduate…

Nathan Bradfield

Nathan J. Bradfield, the son of Marnell and Wade Bradfield of Meeker, will be graduated from the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs on May 28 as a candidate for the degree of bachelor of science in systems engineering management and a commission of second lieutenant in the U.S. Air Force.

Busy week scheduled for MHS, MES students

MEEKER I There are a number of activities in the next week involving students from Meeker High School and Meeker Elementary School.

MHS Awards Ceremony

Anthony Mazzola presented several awards at the May 8 awards assembly at Meeker High School, and, above, Mazzola presented the White River Electric Association Rural Youth Tour Award to senior Jake Phelan, who also received the Masonic Arts and Science Award.

MEEKER I Nearly one in three graduates at Meeker High School this year received some kind of scholarship or athletic award at the 2013-14 Meeker Awards Assembly on May 8.

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 DanielsFund.org 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, Scott Wigigton, Owen […]

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.