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 By Candie Fix    News    June 3, 2020 

Variance approval allows for start of race season

Many of the topics of conversation at Phillips County Commissioner meetings over the month of May pertained to the recent COVID-19 pandemic, upcoming events and a variance request by the County from a public health order set by the State. The...

 
 By Candie Fix    News    June 3, 2020 

Gift fund reaches $19,300 for local COVID-19 relief efforts

When it comes time to help, Haxtun residents never fail to do so and when the recent pandemic occurred and the call went out to help those affected most, that’s exactly what happened. Many local businesses were forced to shut their doors for the...

 
 By Candie Fix    News    May 27, 2020

Firme hired to fill principal vacancy at Fleming

The Frenchman School District has a new principal. The Board of Education in Fleming voted during a meeting on May 18 to hire Kortney Firme to fill the role for the coming year. The District is now seeking a first grade teacher to fill a vacancy...

 
 By Candie Fix    Sports    May 27, 2020

Bulldog Booster Club honors athletes virtually

Normally, the Haxtun Community Center would be the setting for the annual year-end athletic awards for Bulldog athletes; decorated in all red and black featuring pictures of each student athletes,...

 
 By Candie Fix    News    May 27, 2020

Phillips County's variance request approved by CDPHE

Phillips County's variance request from portions of Colorado Governor Jared Polis's Safer at Home executive order has been approved by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment. The...

 
 By Candie Fix    News    May 27, 2020

CHSAA lifts moratorium between coaches & athletes

On June 1, the Colorado High School Activities Association plans to lift the moratorium against all in-person condition sessions between coaches and high school athletes. The announcement came following a meeting last week with the CHSAA...

 
 By Candie Fix    News    May 27, 2020

Haxtun BOE holds first in-person meeting since February

For the first time in two months members of the Haxtun Board of Education met in person, this time in the school’s cafeteria to allow social distancing for members and administration. In March and April, the group met via Zoom due to pandemic...

 
 By Candie Fix    News    May 27, 2020

Bamford to serve as HHD Board President

The May 18 meeting of the Haxtun Hospital District Board of Directors brought re-organization following elections this spring. Despite not having an election due to lack of interested citizens in running, the Board is down a member, Scott Thompson,...

 
 By Candie Fix    News    May 20, 2020

Haxtun High School Class of 2020 honored with virtual ceremony followed by parade

There was the traditional pomp and circumstance. The usual welcome, valedictorian and salutatorian speeches as well as the ever-favorite slide show presentation, but the one thing missing was a gym...

 
 By Candie Fix    News    May 20, 2020

Superintendent Beck reports completion of 2-year long sewer project; final walk through to be held

For the past two years, the Fleming Town Council, maintenance employees and office staff have worked diligently on a major sewer project for the Town of Fleming and two weeks ago, the project was completed and the system was put into use. According t...

 
 By Candie Fix    News    May 20, 2020

Tanley Andersen elected FBLA District VP

When school starts next fall, senior Tanley Andersen will take over a role as newly elected District 4 Vice President of Colorado State Future Business Leaders of America. Tanley, who has served her...

 
 By Candie Fix    News    May 13, 2020

Haxtun Town Council reorganizes at recent meeting

Haxtun's new mayor and council members took their respective seats around the table during an early-May meeting last week; a very wide table as the Council continues to meet at the Haxtun Community...

 
 By Candie Fix    News    May 13, 2020

Commencement details released for HHS & FHS

Graduations will look much different this year but despite social distancing regulations handed down from the State, both Haxtun and Fleming schools are doing their part to honor the graduating class of 2020. According to High School Principal Alan...

 
 By Candie Fix    Local    May 13, 2020

Plumb selected for 4-H office

Brooklyn Plumb, an incoming junior at Haxtun High School, has been selected to represent Colorado State 4-H as District 1 President. The 16-year-old is the daughter of Jeff and Kindra Plumb, Haxtun....

 
 By Candie Fix    Local    May 13, 2020

Miner earns State FCCLA office

Haxtun's Jeff Miner has been selected to serve as a Family, Career and Community Leaders of America State Officer for the coming school year. The soon to be junior has been chosen as Vice President...

 
 By Candie Fix    News    May 6, 2020

Scott Thompson honored as he steps down from role on HHD's Board of Directors

After 10 years of service to the Haxtun Hospital District, Scott Thompson is stepping down from the Board of Directors. Thompson has held the position as President, leading the Board for a large...

 
 By Candie Fix    News    May 6, 2020

Commissioners handle April business at Event Center

Throughout the month of April, the Phillips County Commissioners met for their regular business meetings at the Phillips County Event Center in the Biesemeier Room so those in attendance could practice social distancing due to the current COVID-19...

 
 By Candie Fix    News    May 6, 2020

Frenchman BOE hears reports on at-home learning methods

The April Frenchman Board of Education meeting kicked off with reports from Superintendent Steve McCracken and Randy Stahley on Monday evening, April 20. McCracken gave board members an update about the current at-home instruction delivery method. ...

 
 By Candie Fix    News    April 29, 2020

Local schools make decisions following Gov. Polis' most recent COVID-19 announcement

It’s official; Haxtun and Fleming schools will continue remote learning for the remainder of the 2019-20 school. Colorado Governor Jared Polis made the announcement to suspend all in-person learning early last week in response to the current COVID-...

 
 By Candie Fix    News    April 29, 2020

Haxtun Board of Education meets via Zoom last week; makes tough decisions pertaining to year-end events

No prom, not the traditional graduation, no more in-person learning for the rest of the year ... an hour-long meeting with members of the Haxtun Board of Education brought a gloomy end to the 2019-20...

 
 By Candie Fix    News    April 22, 2020

Gibson finds renewed hope with recent transplant

There are more than 100,000 people on the waiting list for a kidney transplant; a year ago, Dave Gibson found himself on that list ... waiting, hoping and searching for a kidney donor due to stage 4...

 
 By Candie Fix    News    April 22, 2020

Final numbers reported from municipal election

On April 7, Haxtun voters elected a new mayor and three council members to fill vacancies on the Haxtun Town Council. Newly elected officials will be sworn into office on Monday, May 4. According to information from Haxtun Town Clerk Karie Wilson, a...

 
 By Candie Fix    News    April 15, 2020

Chamber announces 99th Corn Festival details

Five months and counting until the 99th annual Haxtun Corn Festival slated for Saturday, Sept. 26 in downtown Haxtun. This year's event will honor Grand Marshal Carol Scheel, a life-long Haxtun...

 
 By Candie Fix    News    April 15, 2020

Haxtun Town Council holds socially-distanced Monday, April 6 meeting

Spread throughout the large room of the Haxtun Community Center to practice social distancing, members of the Haxtun Town Council voted to approve a resolution to continue a previous emergency declaration of local disaster declared by Mayor Todd...

 
 By Candie Fix    News    April 8, 2020

Local relief effort designed to "Help Haxtun"

When events happen that affect rural communities, volunteers never hesitate to step up and help those in need. The recent COVID-19 pandemic that has hit locally as well as at the State and National level is no different and a group of Haxtun...

 

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