Thursday Nov 14
The end of days for turkeys
I was going to do a Country Life column on turkey farmers. I called a couple of places in the Calhan area that I found online.
Colorado Springs Independent
Local school districts soldier on after failure of amendment
Local school administrators in Colorado Springs School District 11, Falcon School District 49 and Calhan School District RJ1 all have different needs and budgets, but each would have seen extra cash from Amendment 66, which 65 percent of voters rejected Nov. 5. Had it passed, 66 would have raised state taxes by $950 million a year for school ... (more)
Community information hubs would be needed if disaster strikes, commissioner says
A neighborhood gets together for a training exercise in Seattle at one of the city's Community Hubs.
Calhan comes together honoring two of its own
Tyler Turco takes a ride on the back of Walking Tall for the Saddle Bronc competition Saturday, November 2, 2013 during a benefit rodeo at Latigo Arena for the Ellis and O'Neill families, both of Calhan, who lost daughters in separate car accidents in September.
Civility reigns in District 49 school board race
Mailing ballots: Get it in the mail by close of business Thursday, the clerk and recorder's office recommends, with 66 cents worth of postage.