MEEKER I There were greater rewards this year for hog exhibitors at the Colorado State Fair. The Showmaster Showdown, a competition that awarded the top youth hog exhibitor with a $1,000 college savings bond, 100 pounds of Showmaster feed and an embroidered camp chair. Eighty youth competed in the first annual Showdown held Aug. 27. Trey Morris of Meeker walked away with the top honors, first winning the crossbred class and then grand champion. The event was separate from the market and showmanship classes of the state fair and was not held in conjunction with the junior livestock sale.
MEEKER | The 4-H Council will be hosting a Senior Citizens’ Game Day on March 3, from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m. in the 4-H Building at the Meeker Fairgrounds. We will have tables set […]
Helen E. Tyler June 1, 1927 ~ Sept. 13, 2011 Helen E. Tyler joined the Lord on Sept 13, 2011, after a lengthy struggle with lung cancer and Alzheimer’s disease. She passed peacefully at the […]
The woman had border collies long before the local sheepdog trials. She couldn’t find enough for them to do on the ranch. While they had plenty of room outside to run, they had no work […]