Meeker Locals

The news that the start of the school year is delayed due to the problems at the new elementary school building has at least given parents a few more days to round up school supplies. Remember when school never started before Labor Day? As of today, there are 122 days until Christmas.Happy 50th anniverary to Jerry and Mary Ann Seely, Aug. 27, 1961.Happy birthday this week to the following folks:  Marty Jensen, Aug. 25; Levi Pakuer, Aug. 26; Donna Palmer and Sharon Clapper, Aug. 27; Bobby Lawson, Aug. 28; Lon Denny and Greg Rohn, Aug. 29; Ethan Overton and Jean Welder, Aug. 30; Kelsey Tate and Ethel Starbuck, Aug. 31.Happy anniversary to Kent and Marci Nielsen, Aug. 28; Darold and Solveig Nay, Aug. 29; Brad and Laura Hollenbaugh, Aug. 30; Klark and Jewell Kindler, Aug. 31; Jerry and Catherine Eliasen, Aug. 31.Have you visited the Herald Times on Facebook at We’re also on Twitter at HeraldTimes. Like the Herald Times’s page, or become a follower on Twitter to comment online on articles and photos! Please send birthday greetings, anniversary wishes and other local social news to or mail information to P.O. Box 720, Meeker, CO 81641.