Surface Creek
Tuesday July 22, 2014

Spectators for this weekend’s Little Britches Rodeo will have plenty of seating, thanks to the generosity of surrounding communities.
Temporary bleachers will be set up at the Surface Creek Saddle Club grounds for Little Britches, compliments Orchard City and the Field of Dreams which will loan the structures, report  rodeo event organizers.

Read more: Arena will be ready to seat spectators

In both Cedaredge and Orchard City, town officials are finding reasons to pay their planning commission members, thanks to a new state law.
Neither of the Surface Creek Valley towns wasted any time opening talks about planning commission pay following a new law taking effect July 1 that allows the practice among statutory towns.

Read more: Towns consider paying planning commissions

Surface Creek Valley Lions Club is inviting everyone in the area to participate in Little Britches Rodeo weekend.
As sponsors of the annual parade, Lions Club members are looking forward to a bigger and better event this year.

Read more: Everyone invited to parade, cookout

It has been about 20 years since the Cedaredge Elberta Rebekah Lodge #106 members got together to prepare a float for the Little Britches parade. This year’s entry went together with members and friends helping chairman Ellie Weatherly and co-chairman Dollie Wilson in preparation plus putting it all together.

Read more: Rebekahs are ready for Little Britches parade

According to Cedaredge Town Hall staff, the amount of money raised to date through community donations for the police Department’s K9 fund totals $10,361.
The figure was not available by deadline for last week’s story on the K9 project.

Best of Delta County 2014

Click here to make your picks!

Subscribe Today!

Subscribe today and get the DCI
delivered weekly to your mailing address.

If you want to support your community newspaper,
but do not want to receive a printed newspaper, please consider making a donation . . .


 Delta County Independent

S5 Box