Delta High School senior Kendra Hillman entered last week's state swim meet ranked ninth in the 50 yd. freestyle and finished 10th. Hillman posted a personal best time of 25.93 in the race.
Hillman was ranked 16th in the 100 yd. breaststroke prior to the state meet and finished 15th with another PR time of 1:16.33.
Information gained through research indicates Hillman's appearance in this year's state meet was the first time in 10 years a swimmer who attended school in Delta had gone to state.
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.