Thursday, July 24, 2014

Mike Pry Benefit July 26 in Sterling

There will be a hog roast, silent auction, and cake/dessert raffle benefit for Mike Pry on Saturday, July 26. Mike has been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer and has been unable to work for the last few months. Proceeds raised will help cover bills. The fundraiser will take place at Delgados Dugout, 116 Beach Street in Sterling. Cost is $15 for those 12 and up, $10 for those 5-12, and $5 for 4 and under. Donations will be greatly appreciated. For any questions or for more information call Kim at 970-520-9585.

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Feeders and Friends Benefit August 16 in New Raymer

The Feeders and Friends Cody Waitley Benefit will be held August 16 in New Raymer. Barbecue will be available from 11:30am-8pm, the Calcutta starts at 12:30pm, Ranch Rodeo at 2pm, plus there is a live auction, and the dance starts at 9pm. In 2012 Cody was diagnosed with dilated cardiomyopathy, a condition in which the heart becomes enlarged and less efficient at pumping blood. All proceeds from the day will go to help Cody's family with medical expenses. For information call Gene at 970-895-3352 or Verlyn at 970-373-7100.

Monday, July 21, 2014

Demolition Derby August 3 in Julesburg

The Annual Julesburg Lion's Club & Julesburg Volunteer Fire Department Demolition Derby will be held Sunday, August 3 at 6:30pm at the Sedgwick County Fairgrounds in Julesburg. Compact and full size classes with a drivers meeting at 6pm. Cost is $50 per car, $10 for a pit pass, $8 for general admission, and $4 for those ages 3-12. For questions call Joe at 970-520-1479 or Clark at 970-520-0832.

Friday, July 18, 2014

Food Bank of the Rockies Mobile Pantry Program in Yuma July 21

The Food Bank of the Rockies Mobile Pantry Program will be at the Yuma Community Center, 421 E. 2nd Ave in Yuma on Monday, July 21 (and the 3rd Monday of every month) from 9-11am, or until the food is gone. There are no requirements for the mobile pantry program. To receive TEFAP (The Emergency Food Assistance Program) you must be present at the site, show a photo ID, show proof of current address, plus other requirements explained at sign in table. Please bring bags, boxes, or baskets to take food home. For information call Lucie at 970-848-3867 ext. 29

Sterling Police Department Community Appreciation and Support Day

The Sterling Police Department invites everyone to attend our first annual Community Appreciation and Support Day. This special event is to thank our hard working, generous citizens for what you do for our community and for your continued support. The Sterling Police Department proudly supports this great community and continues to be a partner in enhancing the quality of life for all who live and visit Sterling.
WHEN: August 19, 2014 from 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
WHERE: Pioneer Park Security Pavilion Area
ACTIVITIES: 1. Patrol vehicles and other equipment will be on
display for viewing and demonstration
2. Child ID Kits (please bring your children and get an
all important Child ID kit done for your child)
3. SPD Explorers will be present to help out and provide
information on our Explorer Post
4. Bike registrations (Ride or bring your bike to the park
and we will register it for you)
5. Neighborhood Watch information will be provided
6. Meet and greet with SPD officers, Chief of Police and
other team members
7. K-9 Presentation. We will conclude with the K-9
presentation where you can watch "Glock" and his
handler put on demonstrations while learning how
our K-9 team enhances public safety and our public
relation efforts.
8. Light Refreshments will be served
Please bring your lawn chairs, blankets and picnic baskets, and enjoy an evening in Sterling's beautiful Pioneer Park with your police department, friends and family.

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Mustang Athletic Picnic August 16

The Fort Morgan High School Booster Club will host the annual Mustang Athletic Picnic on Saturday, August 16, at 5pm at Legion Field in Fort Morgan. Athletes do not need to bring food items this year. Please wear athletic shoes to participate in team events.

Information and Application Event July 28 for Lighthouse Seventh-day Adventist Christian School

***Courtesy of AM 1400 KFTM and***

The Lighthouse Seventh-day Adventist Christian School is opening soon in Fort Morgan. You are invited to attend the Parent Information Night and Application Event on July 28 between 4:30 to 7:30. Limited space available for this four-day-school-week private school, religious affiliation not required. For questions, call principal Jodie Aakko at 970-397-5511.