Memories & Milestones
New Castle’s girls 11- and 12-year-old fastpitch softball team just completed a perfect 13-0 season, polishing it off by beating Basalt 13-4 to win the league championship. New Castle beat Rifle 24-0 in the semifinals.
Jeff and Brenda Kaiser of New Castle gave birth to Lauren Emma Kaiser at 12:07 a.m. July 15, 2009. Lauren weighed 7 pounds, 31⁄2 ounces, and was 201⁄4 inches long at birth. Lucas, almost 2, and Kendall welcome Lauren. Grandparents are Tom and Carol Kaiser of San Diego and Francisco and Teresa Sandoval of Phoenix.
Haylie Westphal from Glenwood Springs, a freshman marketing major at the University of Colorado-Boulder has made the Leeds School of Business dean’s list for Spring Semester 2009. The dean’s list requires that a student hold a 3.5 or better GPA and be enrolled in at least 12 graded credit hours of coursework for the given semester. This achievement ranks Haylie among the top students at CU.
Army Pvt. Adrian G. Alaniz has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values and physical fitness, and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare and bayonet training, drill and ceremony, marching, rifle marksmanship, armed and unarmed combat, map reading, field tactics, military courtesy, military justice system, basic first aid, foot marches and field training exercises.He is the son of Gisela Gutierrez of Grand Avenue in Glenwood Springs.Alaniz is a 2008 graduate of Glenwood Springs High School.
Donna, Ken and Kenny Riley are delighted to announce the birth of their son and brother, Dylan Lambert Riley, born on Wednesday, July 22 at 8:42 a.m. at Valley View Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces, and measured 20 inches at birth. The family is adjusting nicely to the darling little guy, and Kenny is a great big brother.
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