Meeker Locals

Midnight tonight is the deadline to get the discount price for Colorado State Fair tickets. This year’s entertainment line-up includes Little Big Town, Englebert Humperdinck, Martina McBride, The Beach Boys, Selena Gomez and Los Lobos. The fair, held annually in Pueblo, will be held Aug. 26-Sept. 5. Visit for more information.
We were saddened to learn of the death of former Meeker resident Sandy Hamilton. Her husband Patrick and she were involved in a car accident March 20 in Napa, Calif., their current residence. Sandy was killed. Patrick is Mary Hossack’s nephew and Ann Schram’s cousin. Sandy and Patrick moved to California several years ago. They had a home in Sage Hills and were members of the Methodist church. The couple had been married almost 30 years.
Celebrating a birthday today, June 23, Roberta Kinnamon and CJ Wangnild. Happy birthday tomorrow, June 24, to Trey Morris, Tylor Hearn and Torrance Hughes; Mary Strang, June 25; Diane Hutchins, Sam Hale and Kenneth Ridgeway, June 26; Connie L. Hughes and Jim Riegel, June 27; Julie Ruckman and Martin Krueger, June 28; Sandy Taylor, June 29; Chloe Mathews, Onea Miller and Cody Nielsen, June 30.
Happy anniversary to Albert and Mary Kay Krueger, June 25; Ed and Carol Hollowed, June 26.
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