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The 2021 Congressional Art Competition is open for submissions. The winner's piece will be showcased in the Capitol!!

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While this year hasn’t gone the way any of us planned I want you to know that I have missed this place and I have missed each of you. I have missed the hugs and the fist bumps, classes, practices and games. 

There seems to be a stigma around this town that there is a rivalry between hippies and rednecks… and, as much as that can be true at times, I think that that is blown out of proportion. Coming from a Montessori school, I thought that I was not going to fit in. I was terrified of leaving my …

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Delta County School District Food Service will be offering a free Grab and Go Meal Service to include breakfast and lunch for ALL students in the School District during the school closures. Students must be present to pick up their meals.

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Western Implement celebrated its 60 years in business by paying it forward.  The locally owned and operated tractor dealer and farm, ranch, and home supply store hosted a contest over several weeks to benefit local western Colorado 4-H organizations.  A total of eight 4-H clubs competed for …

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The school supplies of today look quite different from what they did 20 years ago.  Technology has transformed the academic world in pre-schools and universities alike, and it comes at a high cost.

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Little hoopsters lace-up your high-tops and dribble on down to Bill Heddles Recreation Center to register now until November 10th for another season of Little League Basketball.  Little League Basketball is for boys and girls in 3rd-6th grades. The fee is $40 for 3-6th grades. There will be …

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As technology evolves, so do opportunities for residents of rural areas like Delta County to pursue higher education and career-oriented goals online. Universities across the country offer accredited online programs that allow people to complete most of their coursework from home.

“Alive at 25”, a defensive driving course for drivers age 15-24, instructed by Colorado State Patrol, consists of  4 hrs of classroom instruction. Course is an early-intervention program to prevent traffic violations, collisions, and/or fatalities, focusing on awareness of typical driving ha…

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On May 3rd the pictured Paonia Elementary School students were recognized for demonstrating S.O.A.R. behavior:  From left to right the students in the back row are Blake Homedew and Kayla Lubin for order, achievement, and respect; Austin Littlejohn and Braxton Wist for achievement and respec…

If you accept the premise that every student can and should learn and that learning should be measurable, then Paonia Elementary's laser focus on student growth makes perfect sense.