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Archive for April 30, 2011

Sky Tonight—May 1, Star hopping from constellation

Sky Tonight—May 1, Star hopping from constellation Orion

Courtesy of EarthSky A Clear Voice for Science Visit EarthSky at www.EarthSky.org Rebecca wrote, “What is ‘star hopping?’ What does that mean?” Rebecca, amateur astronomers use star hopping to go from stars and constellations they know … to ones they do not know yet. First, look for noticeable patterns on the sky’s dome. One very easy pattern to find at this time of year is the constellation Orion the Hunter. You will find it descending in the west after sunset. Orion is ... Full Story

Jabaily Community Service Scholorships

Jabaily Community Service Scholorships

Five Thompson School District graduating seniors were recipients of the Jabaily Community Service Scholarships for 2011. The Jabaily Community Service Scholarship Fund, in cooperation with the Community Foundation of Northern Colorado, commemorates Dr. Joe Jabaily's generous human qualities and his deep commitment to community service. The scholarship is given annually to a graduating senior or seniors in the Thompson School District. The award is available to any college bound senior in good ... Full Story

Laying my Mother’s Day cards on the table

Rev. James L. Snyder I am not one given over to gambling unless you call life a gamble and then all bets are off. I do not even play the lottery because I would end up paying out $1,987.14 in order to win $10. I have a difficult time parting with my money because I am a Pennsylvania Dutchman; at least that is my excuse. That being said, there is only one area of my life where I indulge in a certain amount of gambling. That area is Mother's Day cards. I am at a complete loss when it comes ... Full Story

Turner Middle School, Students of the Month of April

Turner Middle School, Students of the Month of April

TMS April Student of the Month           Kayla Schloemer  - 6th grade Kayla does a super job being engaged in every classroom discussion. She does a nice job on her writing assignments and all her class projects. Keep up the great work.                         Shannyn McEntee – 6th grade Shannyn is a good friend to all. She has a ... Full Story

Johnstown church calls off fundraiser for couple

Johnstown church calls off fundraiser for couple accused of child abuse

  Coloradoan Johnstown church calls off fundraiser for couple accused of child abuse JOHNSTOWN — A Catholic parish has called off a fundraising event to benefit a couple accused of abusing their children citing "controversy," 9Wants to Know has learned. Read more       The Denver Channel.com Parents Accused Of Torturing 3 Adopted Russian Sisters LARIMER COUNTY, Colo. -- A Larimer County couple is charged with abusing three adopted Russian sisters, ... Full Story

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