The Delta High School speech team did remarkably well at the Eagle Valley Tournament on Nov. 14. Senior Cidney Fisk and junior Lydia Stalcup placed fourth in humor duet. Sophomores Juliet Ling and Mariah Drew came in third in drama duet. Sophomore Audrey Mayes and junior Bailey Cloward placed fourth in drama duet. Junior Hannah Owens received an award of excellence in impromptu speaking, and coming in third in Lincoln Douglas debate was senior and captain Cidney Fisk.
The team is coached by Danielle Lopez this year. Team members anticipate doing well at upcoming meets at Summit and Central high schools.
The Hotchkiss-Crawford Historial Society will host its annual meeting on Sunday, Feb. 17, at 2:00 at the Memorial Hall in Hotchkiss. There will be music, refreshments and a guest speaker, Robert Sibernagel. He is well known in the area as he writes regional history columns for The Daily Sentinel. He was formerly the editorial page editor for that paper for 19 years.