Benjamin Justman, a graduate of Paonia High School, graduated from Colorado College with a bachelor's degree in geology. Justman was one of 569 undergraduates receiving a degree at the May 16 ceremony, in which Colorado College alumna Marcia McNutt, president-elect of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences, gave the commencement address. McNutt became president of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences effective July 1.
Delta's second annual "Kickoff to Christmas" takes place Saturday, Nov. 25. This event is sponsored by the Delta Area Chamber of Commerce and First Colorado National Bank.