Jace Holden has been selected to participate in the Buell Early Childhood Leadership Program as part of the Class of 2017. Holden is the director of Tiny Treasures Preschool at Delta's Redeemer Lutheran Church.
The year-long graduate certificate program is a partnership between Clayton Early Learning, University of Colorado Denver and the Temple Hoyne Buell Foundation.
The candidates participated in a highly competitive application and interview process, and were selected for their professional dedication to the field of early childhood education. Throughout the next year, the fellows will complete 18 credit hours that will support each student's growth and development as an emerging leader and effective agent for change, advocacy and educational excellence for young children and families.
During a preliminary hearing in Delta District Court on Tuesday, Jan. 15, Judge Steven Schultz found probable cause for second degree murder charges against Heather Jones.
Jones previously faced three counts in the shooting of Ryan Redifer in Paonia on Jan. 12, 2018 -- assault in the first degree, assault in the second degree and violation of a protection order.