Memories & Milestones |

Memories & Milestones

Betsy Suerth, left, Silt town administrator, thanks Valley Farms Inc. for its donation of $77,257 for road repairs completed by the town this past spring; Clint Josey of the Dixon Water Foundation; and Roy McPherson of Valley Farms.

Michael and Connie Berglund of Rifle are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter, Abigail Rose Berglund, at 2:41 p.m. Aug. 3, 2008. She weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces, and was 191⁄2 inches long at birth.Her big sister is Madelyn Berglund, 21⁄2.Proud grandparents are Greg and Cyndi Berglund of Macon, Mo., and Leonard and Gloria Messner of Harrisonville, Mo.

Air Force Airman Hana K. Webb has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio.She is the daughter of Richard Webb of Rifle and Joanne Nakano of Delta.Webb is a 2006 graduate of Cedaredge High School.

The Garfield County 4-H Fashion Revue was held July 17 at the Rocky Mountain Baptists Church in Rifle. Members of the 4-H club modeled various articles of clothing they made in Clothing Construction, Decorate Your Duds and Heritage Arts categories.The champion models were Aerica Melby, junior division; Courtney Burkett, intermediate division; and Kalli Fox, senior division. Kalli Fox and Amanda Carson represented Garfield County at the State Fashion Revue during the Colorado State Fair Aug. 16 in Pueblo.

Robert James Douglas and Simone Christine Hahn, of Evanston, Wyo., July 3, 2008Daniel Concepcion Sanchez, of Glenwood Springs, and Guadalupe Lizette Gallardo, of Carbondale, July 3, 2008James Anthony Klein and Kathryn Ann Tipping, of Las Vegas, July 3, 2008Daniel Patrick Duncan ad Kimberely Michelle Faith, of Carbondale, July 7, 2008Cory Wayne Fontenot and Nicole Renee Klein, of Leblanc, La., July 3, 2008

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