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Edited by Kay Vasilakis
Glenwood Springs, CO Colorado

Mike and Kathy Lancaster, and Tom and Michelle Zancanella, all of Glenwood Springs, are proud to announce the engagement of their children, Natalie Lancaster and Tony Zancanella.

Natalie is a 2002 graduate of Glenwood Springs High School and a 2006 graduate of the University of Northern Colorado. Tony is a 2001 graduate of Glenwood Springs High School and a 2005 graduate of Colorado State University. The couple lives and works in Glenwood Springs.

A fall 2008 wedding is planned.

Joshua Appleton and Teri Walker of Silt are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter, Gracie Anne Appleton, at 4:27 p.m. Nov. 15, 2007, at Valley View Hospital. She weighed 9 pounds, 8 ounces, and was 21 inches long at birth.

Gracie has two adoring older brothers, Griffin and Grant Appleton.

Proud grandparents are Ed and Sally Walker of Silt; Rocky Appleton of Clarksville, Tenn.; and Cindy Tarver of Wyoming.

The Basalt Town Council recently awarded Lea Vasten a Proclamation of Community Services for her contributions to the county. Vasten was honored by the Town of Basalt and Eagle County Adult Services at her retirement party, which was held Nov. 5. The award was given to Vasten based on nominations from the town council.

Vasten was an active employee for the Eagle County Adult Services in the Mid-Valley area for 11 years.

Scott and Amber Gregory of Rifle are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter, Cecilia Jane Gregory, at 3:04 a.m. Nov. 9, 2007, at Valley View Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds, 6 ounces, and was 19 inches long at birth.

Proud grandparents are Gary and Patsy Gregory of Tunkhannock, Pa.; and Dale and Becky Appel of Steamboat Springs.

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