Published on Thursday, September 26 2013 11:06
By Lyons Bluesologist, David McIntyre
Not to state the obvious, but what a mess. I am one of the lucky ones living on higher ground in Lyons. There are so many friends and peers in Lyons in very bad shape it continues to tug at my heart.
Published on Thursday, September 26 2013 10:45
Hi Everyone: This has truly been a sad week to see our town battered like it was.
And more disheartening to realize that one person died, the many buildings and homes and land lost, but we are thankful we all made it outin the middle of the night! It seems to us that things are moving slowly, but the infrastructure of our town is the most important.
Published on Thursday, September 19 2013 07:36
Hi all. Compliments to the Lyons Recorder for finding a place (Bob Gilson’s brother in Longmont) to produce the Lyons Recorder. We need a paper, to read after we get our wits back in order, and as a way to preserve this history, which we will remember as “’The Worst Flood Ever!”
Published on Sunday, September 22 2013 02:33
Published on Thursday, September 19 2013 07:28
By Kelly Yelverton
Editor’s Note: Lyons resident Kelly Yelverton recently graduated from Lewis & Clark College in Portland, Oregon. To celebrate her accomplishment, she and a friend have decided to paddle their sea kayaks on a 1,200-mile journey through the Inside Passage to Alaska. She will be sending updates and photo of her adventure throughout the summer.
The day we left San Juan Island I received some words of advice. “Love the adventure for where it takes you.” This adventure has definitely taken us to some
Published on Thursday, September 19 2013 07:51
Every morning whether I need to get up or not, my eyes pop open at 7 a.m. This morning I discovered light rain still clouds the air one week from when the rain started. Like many others I pray for all those devastated by the Colorado floods and those in Lyons surrounded by impassable roads and flooding waters.
Lyons deserves a peace pole. The Youth Art Peace Pole Project aims to create fifty poles in fifty states by the September 21, 2014 International Day of Peace.
Published on Thursday, September 12 2013 06:32
Aaaahh, cooler weather, and some rain. We can’t deny we enjoy that. We have had more than forty-seven days of ninety degree weather this summer. We will be happy to welcome fall and cooler weather next week.
CONGRATULATIONS TO LHS SPORTS
The boys beat Yuma 23-14 in football last Friday, and on Saturday the cross-country team took second in the St. Vrain Invitational meet they hosted