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  • Dragons score double wins in Phillips County doubleheader

        Holyoke Dragon baseball team brought its season record to 4-2 when it hosted a doubleheader against the Haxtun Bulldogs on Tuesday, April 7.    HHS held off the Bulldogs in the first game to beat them 11-8. Brandon Price’s phenomenal pitching ...
  • HHS athletes in 'Best of the Best' Post list

        Four wrestlers, three boys’ basketball players and two girls’ basketball team members from HHS were recognized last week in the Denver Post’s Best of the Best winter sports salute.    Junior Chad Stroh, Holyoke’s two-time state wrestling...
  • The fun of the Hunt

      Grace Hubbard is delighted to show her mom (Jill) what she found in Saturday’s Easter egg hunt on the Courthouse lawn in Holyoke.  While a dash of rainfall late Saturday morning had some questioning whether the Hunt would be held, the event we...
  • Holyoke school calendar approved

        Tuesday, Aug. 18 through Thursday, May 27 are the dates for the 2009-2010 school year in Holyoke School District Re-1J.    Next year’s school calendar was adopted by the Holyoke Board of Education at its regular meeting Tuesday, April 7.   ...
  • Cliff Dwellers of Wray to present 'I'll be Back Before Midnight'

        The Cliff Dwellers Acting and Singing Society of Wray will be presenting the award winning play, I’ll be Back Before Midnight by Peter Colley. A surprisingly suspenseful drama it also has just enough comedy to break the tension every now and then...
  • Stroh earns HS All-American

        HHS junior Chad Stroh accomplished much last week when he earned High School All-American status at the High School Wrestling Nationals in Virginia Beach, Va.    This tournament is the largest folkstyle tourney in the United States.    Stroh ...
  • Differences resolved to pass South Platte River water bill

        A new law allowing South Platte River well users to use leased water for payment of past depletions in decreed augmentation plans is being hailed as proof that groundwater and surface users can resolve their difference.    The heavy hitters atte...
  • Old building to be sold; first MMH knee surgery performed

        Following a 35-minute executive session during their meeting Tuesday, April 7, members of the East Phillips County Hospital District Board approved the contract with High Plains Center for the Arts on the sale of the former Melissa Memorial Hospita...
  • Extra security measures targeted on court dates

        New court security measures are being taken to protect Phillips County Courthouse when court is in session.    At their meeting Tuesday, March 31, commissioners announced the only door that will be unlocked on court days will be the door on the ...
  • Easter sunrise service planned

        The public is invited to a community Resurrection Sunrise Service planned by the Holyoke Ministerial Alliance. The  service will be held at 6:30 a.m. at the HHS football field on Easter Sunday, April 12.    Guest speaker for this year’s event...
  • Praise team gathers for Easter concert

     In celebration of the upcoming Easter holiday, local residents came together for the Holyoke Community Easter Concert Sunday, April 5 at the Assembly of God church. A blizzard snowstorm on Saturday may have prevented some from attending the concert, ...
  • Brittney Ferguson healing progresses at home

        After spending close to six months in hospitals following her Sept. 25 vehicle accident, Brittney Ferguson is glad to be home.    While she doesn’t talk yet, her family has skillfully learned to interpret her reactions to assess her feelings. ...
  • Brittney Ferguson healing progresses at home

        After spending close to six months in hospitals following her Sept. 25 vehicle accident, Brittney Ferguson is glad to be home.    While she doesn’t talk yet, her family has skillfully learned to interpret her reactions to assess her feelings. ...
  • Headway made on Event Center building

         Construction on the Phillips County Event Center building is moving along at a steady pace. The framing is complete and concrete was poured for the flooring last week. Still, commissioners are not ready to say the building will be finis...
  • Headway made on Event Center building

         Construction on the Phillips County Event Center building is moving along at a steady pace. The framing is complete and concrete was poured for the flooring last week. Still, commissioners are not ready to say the building will be finis...
  • Markey visits school; answers tough questions

        Obviously worried about what kind of economic situation the current generation in power will leave them, Holyoke junior high and high schoolers had some tough questions for Congresswoman Betsy Markey when she addressed them at an assembly Monday af...
  • Markey visits school; answers tough questions

        Obviously worried about what kind of economic situation the current generation in power will leave them, Holyoke junior high and high schoolers had some tough questions for Congresswoman Betsy Markey when she addressed them at an assembly Monday af...
  • Another Perspective

    He lives within my heart . . .    I spotted the ice cold sugar-free caffeine-free A&W root beer in the cooler and knew Austin, my grandson, would enjoy the treat. Although restrictions aren’t as stringent as they were when he first started a medical ...
  • Psychobabble

        For the past fifty years or so a rumor has been floating around that “shrinks” and therapists tend to be nuts.  It tends to be the student body joke within psychology departments and unfortunately, a fair number of professors in the field walk...
  • Public health is public wealth

        The first week in April is National Public Health Week and this year’s theme is Building the Foundation for a Healthy America.      While the national theme is really geared more towards building on the foundation of public health successes o...