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Rifle Middle School's That One Team went to the state DestiNation ImagiNation competition April 14 and took third place in improvisational challenge. We'd like to thank all the people who contributed financially to make our trip to Denver possible. Alpine Bank, CEO Operating, Wolf Oil & Gas and Little Caesar's Pizza all made generous donations to help fund our trip. We'd also like to thank City Market of Rifle and the many people who supported our bake sale. We would not have made our financial goal without all of you.Since we placed third at state, we qualified for the DestiNation ImagiNation Global Finals in Knoxville, Tenn., at the end of May. Once again we are seeking financial support through donations and fundraisers. Anyone wishing to contribute to That One Team's trip to Tennessee, contact Team Manager Kathy Goodman at 665-6791 or 274-8509.That One Team:Amaris Bouchard, Alex Flores,Kirstyn Folmer, Lucie Goodman, Guidance Johnson and McKenna MacklinRifle

The Rifle Downtown Development Authority Board would like to thank the following sponsors and volunteers for helping with Project Clean Sweep. Without this help, the project would not have been possible: Alpine Bank for major sponsorship, Gold Star Realty Inc. for paper shredding, Grand River Hospital District for water and the city of Rifle for having extra staff on hand.Community volunteers included Gary Miller, Nella Barker, Sophia and Tracey Langhorne, Paul and Cheryl Currier, Paul Cherieh, Jody and Randy Winkler, Kathy Exline, Ronnie Chick, Jackie Bernier-Gieselman, Sally Brands, Dale Wilson, Sandor Drucker, Ed Arnold, Isamar Ceja and Jesus Ceja.Helen RogersDDA project managerRifle

All of us on the Grand River Hospital Relay for Life team "Le Freak" would like to thank our community businesses for their support in donating prizes for our bowl-a-thon, held at the Rifle Fireside Lanes on Thursday, April 26. The teams raised more than $1,500 for the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life Walk, which will be held July 13 - 14. Thank you to the following businesses for your door prize donations: Arcella's, Aspen Tan, Chili's Bar and Grill, Rifle City Market, Dairy Queen, Glenwood Caverns, Lakota Canyon Golf Course, Lowe's, PetCo, Rifle Fitness Center, Rifle Creek Golf Course, Rifle Fireside Lanes, Savvy Nails, Sports Authority, Subway and Walmart. Because of your generosity, our event was hugely successful. The winning team was the rehab department's "Big and Sexy." Thank you for helping support the fight against cancer and the American Cancer Society Relay for Life.Heidi Reid and Jenni GallegosGrand River Hospital District


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