Memories & Milestones |

Memories & Milestones

At left is Coach Roger Walters with his daughters, Ellie and Taylor. In the middle is assistant girls golf coach Kenda Spaulding and her son, Craig. On the right is volunteer girls golf coach Jack Smith and his granddaughter Masi Smith and grandsons, Jacob and Kyler Smith.
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Families, friends and fun fundraiser

Thirty-one teams participated in the “Bear Classic” golf scramble tournament held at Rifle Creek GC, May 29, as a fundraiser for Rifle boys basketball and Rifle girls golf. It was organized by Roger Walters who coaches the boys basketball team and the girls golf team. Many teams were playing with family members, but teams also included friends and supporters of the Rifle teams. The fundraiser was a success, and a fun time was had by all players.

Mortensen to celebrate 100th

Harold Mortensen will be celebrating his 100th birthday on June 27, 2015. Harold was born in Emery, Utah, on June 27, 1915. He married June Hyatt on Feb. 13, 1939. He plans on celebrating at his home — the Tripple M Ranch — with his four children: Barbara Haycock (Cliff), Bonnie Fischer, Duane (Margaret) Mortensen, and Dan (Stacy) Mortensen; and his 13 grandkids, 24 great-grandkids and 9 great-great-grandkids; and friends. Cards can be sent to 11834 County Road 311, Silt, Colorado 81652.

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