People in the News
Wednesday August 20, 2014

The call to ministry “simmered” for several years before Carol Rhan opened her heart to the message from God. You could say that the ministry is a second career, except that Rhan is not only retired from the U.S. Air Force, she worked with non-profits for several years before responding to the “nagging voice” calling to her head and her heart.

Natalie Denning of Delta received a bachelor’s degree in special education and Janine Suppes of Hotchkiss received a master’s degree in educational leadership from  Western Governors University ( The university held its 27th semi-annual commencement ceremony in Salt Lake City on July 12.

Ballroom dancing has increased tremendously in popularity throughout the world since the inception of television’s Dancing With The Stars, and it’s about to gain some ground in our neighborhood as well. International competitor and Arthur Murray-certified instructor Deb Aspen recently moved to the Western Slope and is donning her teacher’s cap once again.

The Delta County Republican Women have chosen the top graduating senior from Hotchkiss High School as recipient of their $500 scholarship award this year.
The award was presented to Bethany Malievsky during the DCRW’s monthly luncheon gathering in Delta on July 15.

Luke Webb of Delta was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Air Force and awarded a bachelor’s in business administration with a concentration in computer information systems at commissioning and commencement ceremonies at Colorado State University at the conclusion of the spring semester.

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