Memories & Milestones |

Memories & Milestones

Wayne and Kathy Schimpf now
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Schimpfs celebrate 50 years

The daughters of Wayne and Kathy Schimpf of Basalt would like to congratulate them on their 50 years of marriage. Born and raised in Aspen, Kathy met Wayne after he moved here from Denver to work construction with his father. Married on July 1, 1964, through many ups and downs they have endured and shared many blessings from God. They are both passionate about their children and grandchildren focusing all of their love and energy on the cares and concerns of their family.

Teague graduates basic training

Air Force Airman Heather R. Teague graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio.

The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.

Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

Teague is the daughter of Melissa L. and step-daughter of Ky R. Johnson of Parachute.

She is a 2014 graduate of Grand Valley High School, Parachute.

Diaz graduates from Marine Corps boot camp

Private Cody C. Diaz, 18, of Rifle, graduated from United States Marine Corps boot camp at Marine Corps Recruit Depot in San Diego on June 20, 2014. Private Diaz successfully completed 13 weeks of intensive basic training at MCRD San Diego as one of 50 recruits in Training Platoon #3242. Following 10 days home on leave he will report to Camp Pendleton for one month of Military Combat Training and then transfer to his Military Occupation Specialty School for Combat Engineer. Private Diaz is the oldest child of Brian and Kelly Diaz of Rifle and has a large “platoon” of family and friends that are so proud of his accomplishments and can’t wait to see where his journey will take him. Congrats and Semper Fi!

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