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Alamosa High Counselor Honored As School Counselor Of The Year At White House

ALAMOSA, Colo. (CBS4) – A school counselor from Alamosa High School was honored by first lady Michelle Obama at the White House on Saturday.

Cory Notestine, a counselor at Alamosa High School, took to the stage in the East Room of the White House with 36 finalists and semi-finalists and was named this year’s School Counselor of the Year. 196 more words


Alamosa Ice Fest

We took some time to wander main street this afternoon, and and take in the ice sculptures. The theme this year was Frozen. We saw lots of little girls dressed up like Elsa and Anna. 9 more words


Perlite, Scoria and Scenery in the closing days of the Rio Grande

I am a big fan of the Denver, Rio Grande and Western.  Unfortunately, the DRGW began to disappear in the 1990s as the effects of its 1986 merger with the Southern Pacific influence grew, but it really began to disappear in the early 2000s as the effects of its 1996 merger with the Union Pacific really took hold.   396 more words

47 Years Today---Sunday, December 21, 2014

Today Terry and I were married 47 years ago!

Terry was working at Holly Sugar at the time.  He was on the day shift with a long lay-over before he started grave yard; he was also working at Coors Elevator on the opposite shift with only 8 hours in-between to sleep. 309 more words

Life On A Colorado Farm

13-Pound Baby Born In Colorado

ALAMOSA, Colo. (AP) — A woman in southern Colorado was surprised when she gave birth to a baby girl that tipped the scales at almost 14 pounds. 154 more words