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We are happy to publish, at no cost, news about people living in the Roaring Fork and Colorado River valleys. “People” runs every Wednesday.

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New babies

Hallie Marie High was born to Jeff and Melissa High at 8:51 p.m. on Friday, May 25, at Valley View Hospital in Glenwood Springs. The little girl weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce at birth.

Mike and Trish Agnese of New Castle announce the birth of Isabella Francesca Agnese at 6:28 p.m. on May 14, 2002, at Valley View Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds 13 ounces, and was 20 inches long.

Her grandparents are Patrick and Joanne Kelley of Shelton, Wash., Tom and Laura Beall of Oceanside, Ore., and Joseph and Jessica Agnese of Costa Rica.

Newitt earns doctorate

Shirley Newitt, on behalf of her late husband Harold, along with Fred and Kristi Schibi and all of Zane Newitt’s family and friends wish to congratulate Zane for earning his doctorate in theology from Slidell Baptist Seminary.

Zane will attend the graduation ceremony on June 2 and will graduate summa cum laude.

In addition to many other endeavors, Zane speaks and teaches locally and nationally on the origins, beliefs and impacts of ancient and modern secret cults and orders on society. Zane, his wife, Amity, and son Avery Patric Newitt reside in Rifle.

Dukas, Kennamer wed

Jim Dukas married Sandra Kennamer at the Hotel Colorado in Glenwood Springs on May 18.

Lotto winners

Martin Marissa of Basalt won $1,000 playing the Colorado Lottery’s 2 for the Money on May 22.

Richard Dever of Glenwood Springs won $1,000 playing the Colorado Lottery’s Jumbo Bucks.

Padilla graduates

Kimberly Leona Padilla will graduate with a bachelor of science in bioresources research from Oregon State University on June 16.

Recent marriages

Federico Esparza Ruiz and Ana Belen Astorga, of Rifle, May 10, 2002

Rafael Graciano Corona Sauza and Gloria Noemi Lopez Lopez, of Basalt, May 14, 2002

Eric Joseph Hoswell and Cynthia Renee Coombs, of Parachute, April 12, 2002

Ronald Norman Fitch and Sharon Viola Anders, of Grand Junction, May 10, 2002

Matthew Bowman Milnor and Laura Danielle Weitzel, of Glenwood Springs, May 13, 2002

Alonso Humberto Arroyos and Norma Rosalba Hackleen, of Glenwood Springs, May 20, 2002

Dukas earns degree

Lynda Dukas earned her bachelor of arts in psychology from the University of Colorado in Boulder on May 10. She is a 1997 graduate with honors from Glenwood Springs High School.

Her plans are to attend a graduate school in California to earn her master’s degree in psychology.

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