Holiday toy drive

RANGELY | Rangely High School National Honor Society is sponsoring a toy drive for families and hospitals in need during the holidays.

RHS Class of 1971 reunion Sept. 10

RANGELY I The Rangely High School Class of 1971 is having its 40th class reunion on Saturday, Sept. 10 at Elks Park from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Up and Down El Rio Blanco: Showing Up

“Spectacular,” said Judith Martinez, director of dropout prevention and student engagement for the Colorado Department of Education, when I told her about Torie Slagle’s upcoming feat.

Perfect Attendance

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Class valedictorian, 4.0 grade point average, student council president as a senior, class president for freshman, sophomore and junior years, National Honor Society officer, local and district FFA officer, lettered in six sports during senior year, 4-H council president, works two part-time jobs and selected Ms. RHS by the teaching staff in 2011. Quite a […]

RHS Panthers end baseball season for Cowboys

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The Meeker baseball team played its final home game on the road last week. Because of the weather, Meeker’s baseball diamond was never dry enough to play on this season, so the Cowboys had to play their scheduled home games against Paonia in Rifle and their final home game against the Panthers in Rangely.

RBC teams play for playoffs

Rangely’s Brian Rector makes contact with a pitch for a base hit in a game against Moffat County, which was called because of rain after two innings. The Panthers played Meeker last night and will end the regular season with a doubleheader against Paonia, Saturday.

Rio Blanco County’s high school baseball teams met in Rangely yesterday after press time for a doubleheader, which are the final games of the regular season for Meeker and will have district playoff implications for both teams.

Get help applying for college aid

College Goal Sunday to help families finance college RBC I Students and parents will be offered free professional help as they take an important first step to getting college financial aid on Sunday, Feb. 13 at 15 locations across Colorado, including Colorado Northwestern Community College.

RMS debuts cheerleaders

Jan. 29 was the debut of the new Rangely Middle School cheerleaders. Pictured are Christina Gliem (co-captain), Savannah Knowles, Kristen Coleman (captain), Marielle Ivie, Braylee Cassavaugh (co-captain) and Carrissa Hurd. Also on the squad but not pictured are Cheylinn Jackson and Elena Cummings.

RANGELY I Rangely Junior High School debuted its new cheerleaders Jan. 29. According to activities director Mark Skelton, it has been more than 15 years since they’ve had cheerleaders for the junior high.

Ignacio ends Panthers’ season 12-9

Rangely’s Kindal Cushman and teammate Daniel Garcia celebrated after Cushman hit one of his three home runs in the first game of a doubleheader last week against Meeker. The Panthers won both games, but saw their season end at districts.

RANGELY I The Panthers’ baseball team saw its stellar season come to a close this past Saturday.

Morton qualifies for national competition

RANGELY — A Rangely High School student has qualified for a Colorado team that will represent the state at the 33rd national mathematics competition at Las Vegas on May 30-31.