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Memories & Milestones

Post IndependentGlenwood Springs, CO Colorado

Stephen Phillip Jensen and Katelyn Ann Birney are proud to announce the arrival of their son, Jasper Wyatt Jensen. Jasper was born at 4:30 p.m. Feb. 26, 2012. He weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces, and was 201⁄2 inches long. Grandparents are Steve and Alice Jensen of Silt, Jim Birney of Silt and Mark and Nancy Mathews of Ft. Worth, Texas.

The Western Slope Stompers cleaned up at the Regional Clogging Competition in Richfield, Utah, in March. They took 11 dances to competition, and won first place in all of them. They also won Best Overall Team, Best Overall Studio, and had top scoring routines. They have qualified for Nationals in May at Salt Lake City. For more information or to join the Western Slope Stompers, contact Shonna at 379-0512.

Lauren and Matthew McDonell are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Beatrice Mae McDonell. She was born at 1:20 a.m. March 29, 2012, weighed 5 pounds, 8 ounces, and was 13 inches long.

Madison Markovich and Sophie McGhee wait anxiously to see if the letter they chose is correct in Sopris Elementary’s annual Wheel of Fortune game. Wheel of Fortune is an award given to the children for reading more than 700,000 minutes in February’s “I Love to Read.” In addition, the children also got to chose a free book and enjoyed root beer floats.

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