Another of the large evergreens at Highland Cemetery was toppled by strong winds in July. A windstorm in early June took out several trees. According to the cemetery board, future plans for planting new trees […]


Memorial Day services

[responsivevoice voice=”US English Female” buttontext=”Listen to this”] Meeker VFW Post 5843, Meeker American Legion Post 74 and Meeker VFW Auxiliary will be conducting Memorial Day services according to the following schedule. ✯ Friday, May 22 […]


Flagpole …

June 6, 2017 Bobby Gutierrez 0

The new flagpole at Highland Cemetery rose to attention last Thursday afternoon despite a round of thunder and lightning. The new pole is designed to withstand hurricane-force winds up to 180mph. An early morning wind […]


Memorial Day 2017 {PHOTOS}

June 3, 2017 Bobby Gutierrez 0

Keeping with tradition, members of the V.F.W. Post 5843, Auxiliary and American Legion Post 74 gathered at the White River and Highland Cemetery on Memorial Day to honor their comrades who died in active military […]


Cemetery vandals caught on film

December 26, 2011 Niki Turner 0

MEEKER I Meeker’s Highland Cemetery is not just notable for its beauty and history, but for the peacefulness that pervades the property. In November, when vandals knocked over four headstones, Meeker Cemetery District Manager Art […]