Published on Thursday, October 03 2013 18:01
By David J. Rothman
Listen my children and you shall hear
Of a cold, wet day in a hot, dry year,
Of the twelfth of September, in 2013.
Listen and learn what it can mean
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.Read more: Living In The Aftermath of an 500 year flood-Lyons Strong
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.Read more: May Peace Prevail On Earth
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!”Read more: About Town -September 19, 2013
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 someRead more: Paddling To Alaska – Part VIII