- WEDNESDAY, May 24, 2017 -

Haxtun BOE preps for 2017-18 school year
The Haxtun Board of Education spent two hours during their Tuesday night meeting preparing for the upcoming school year. This current year wrapped up with the last day of school on Friday and spring sports finishing up on Sunday.


Frenchman BOE gives one step salary increase The Frenchman Board of Education met for a short May meeting following eighth grade continuation last Tuesday. Board members in Fleming voted to give staff members a one-step increase on the salary schedule and heard reports from several teachers about classroom activities throughout the year.

Rangelands are slow to recover It’s not easily seen as you whiz by in a vehicle along Interstate 76 in Northeast Colorado. A fire ravaged the area in early March, killing cattle, decimating the rangeland, burning homes, structures and farm equipment. But, rain in the area, as well as the proactive actions of local ranchers, have led to the slow beginning of recovery. Over 32,000 acres were impacted (larger than the size of Disney World, nearly double the size of Manhattan).


State Champ!


HAXTUN’S CALLIE Dickerson, pictured at left, clinched a first place finish in discus at the Colorado State Track meet this weekend at Jefferson County Stadium. The recent Haxtun High School graduate threw 126 feet, six inches, setting a new school record. For more results from the State Track Meet see page 10 in this week’s edition of the Herald.

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