The Black Canyon Barbershop Chorus enjoyed its annual board of directors induction ceremony at Daveto's restaurant in Delta recently. The following are the board members for 2017 -- Larry Cooper, president; Chuck Frush, secretary; Rex Pierson, treasurer; Dennis Olmstead, program VP; John Taylor, membership VP; John Thrasher, public relations VP; Bob Brethouwer, Tim Lund and Larry Wilkinson, members-at-large; Bill Sutton, communications VP; Tom Chamberlain, director emeritus and historian; Bob Brethouwer, sergeant at arms.
The Black Canyon Barbershop Chorus is preparing for its May 20 annual show. Practices are held every Thursday evening at the Olathe United Methodist Church, 518 Hersum Street. All male singers are encouraged to join. For more information, visit http://barbershopsingingmontrose.yolasite.com/.
On Tuesday, Sept. 11, the Delta County Board of Commissioners called a special meeting to consider the board's response to the Bureau of Land Management's preliminary Environmental Assessment (EA) concerning the lease parcels proposed for the December BLM sale.
Several people from the North Fork were present to provide input.