Members of the Meeker Volunteer Fire Department taught fire prevention skills at the elementary school on Oct. 10 and 12. Fifth graders learned when and how to use a fire extinguisher. They practiced on a live pan fire to test their skills. Thanks to REDI Services for donating the use of the fire extinguishers.
Fifth-grade students at Meeker Elementary School entertained a large group as they transformed into famous people as part of the Night at the MES Museum on April 11.
Students on the eastern end of Rio Blanco County will officially start school September 4, but students have already been learning in the classrooms at the recently repaired Meeker Elementary School.
MEEKER I Steve Allen shudders to think about how much worse Saturday night’s downtown fire could have been.