MEEKER I Pvt. Jonathan Burnell was graduated from BCT (Basic Combat Training) in Fort Sill, Okla., and is now in Georgia attending his AIT (Advanced Individual Training) training at Fort Gordon. His mother and brother Jeff were able to attend his graduation along with his Grandma Oliver and Aunt Tara and cousins Isaac and Brooke. Jon is the son of Jody (Caleb) Gardner and Sam Burnell, all formerly of Meeker. Grandparents are Curt and Bev Burnell of Belmont, N.Y., and Terry and Betty Jo Oliver of Rozet, Wyo. Great grandparents are Ruby Kemp of Belmont, N.Y., Helen Ruth Oliver of Casper, Wyo., and Fuzz and Roberta Cook of Meeker.
MEEKER I Maintaining a strong work ethic and lending a helping hand have been the most common characteristics of the people previously interviewed. Bryce Purkey certainly fits right in.
MEEKER I After a loss to the defending 3A state champion Olathe Pirates the previous week, the Meeker Cowboys doubled their wins this season with a resounding defeat of a less-experienced 3A Roaring Fork Rams […]