PDA Wheels for the Future
Professional Diesel and Automotive is hosting the PDA Wheels for the Future event at 2 p.m. Sept. 7 at Gianinetti Spring Creek in Carbondale. There will be live music, food and beverages to raise money for someone who is deserving and in need of a working car. PDA is initiating this event in the hopes that a deserving person from the community will be nominated to receive a car that has been fully serviced and in good working condition. This selection will be made from recommendations and nominations from members of the community of people who continuously contribute and give back to others in the community. Go to the following link for event details and to purchase your tickets: http://www.eventbrite.com/event/7490746023, or call 945-5080 or go to prodieselandauto.com for more info.
“Remembering Rifle” returns to the Rifle Creek Museum, 337 East Ave.
On Aug. 24, a longtime Rifle resident and friend of many of us, La Verne “Bubbles” Starbuck, a lifelong resident of western Garfield County, will be the featured guest at the museum from 1-3 p.m.
Participate in The Longevity Project
The Longevity Project is an annual campaign to help educate readers about what it takes to live a long, fulfilling life in our valley. This year Kevin shares his story of hope and celebration of life with his presentation Cracked, Not Broken as we explore the critical and relevant topic of mental health.
Bubbles, along with her husband, Frank, has been a part of the ranching community for many years. She was also a familiar face in the public school system. From her early years as a teacher in our rural schools to principal in our consolidated schools. She has been a well-known figure in the community for many years and has seen a lot of changes take place in Rifle and western Garfield County.
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Rifle Garfield County Airport officials issued a reminder that the Air Force Reserve is scheduled to conduct a special fuel operation training exercise at the airport Sept. 12 – 15.