Published on Thursday, February 06 2014 13:32
By Matt Smith
The Lyons Lions boys’ basketball team took on the powerful Strasburg Indians (13 and 2, 5 and 1 in league play) last Friday night (January 31). Despite playing some tough defense right from the start of the game, Lyons found themselves down 18 to 11 after the first quarter. Zach Christiansen was hot with shooting three pointers for the
Published on Thursday, January 30 2014 12:49
By Matt Smith
Editors Note: Matt Smith is a student at Lyons High School, and has agreed to cover the boys’ basketball games for the rest of the season, and the boys’ baseball games this coming spring. We appreciate his contributions to the Lyons Recorder
On Tuesday, January 21, the Lyons Lions who are having a fairly tough season, played host to the Platte Valley Broncos. Before the game it was announced that Lyons and the
Published on Thursday, January 30 2014 12:32
By Katie Johjak
The Lady Lions (3-9) broke a five game losing streak with an unlikely non-conference road win last week. They put everything on the line in a game that had the Dawson Mustangs (8-3) predicted to handily beat the Lions. It was a team effort that had everyone contributing to the point total, and working
Published on Thursday, January 02 2014 15:20
Editor’s note: In order that Lora and I, and all our wonderful volunteer contributors can enjoy some uninterrupted time off to be with our family and friends during this holiday season, we will publish our annual two-part “Year In Review” edition on Thursday, December 26, 2013 and Thursday, January 2, 2014.
On behalf of everyone connected to The Lyons Recorder, we wish you and yours, a very Merry Christmas and a safe Happy New Year!
There are events in a person’s life, which make such an indelible impact and impression that from that point forward a line is drawn in their personal sand. The September flood in Lyons was such an event for the entire community. I suspect
Published on Thursday, December 26 2013 14:50
On Thursday, December 19, at 8:15 p.m., Boulder County Communications received a report of a structure fire at the Greenbriar Inn. Upon arrival deputies were informed the fire was contained in the bar area and was possibly inside the walls of the structure. The staff and guests had been evacuated from the structure. No injuries were reported.
The Greenbriar Inn is a long-standing establishment consisting of two buildings. The original structure was built in 1873 and functioned as a post office, general store and residence. This structure is currently used as a bar area. In 1967 an addition was added onto the original structure and was turned into a restaurant.
Emergency crews from Boulder County Sheriff’s Office, Lefthand Fire Department, Boulder Rural Fire Department, Lyons Fire Department, City Of Boulder Fire Department, American Medical Response Ambulance and Longmont Emergency Unit
Published on Thursday, December 26 2013 14:42
By Katherine Jonjak
Lady Lions almost pulled off an upset win against Union Colony. The Timber Wolves were projected to beat the Lyons by fifteen points, but the Lady Lions came in ready to play. The Lyons squad gained the lead in the second quarter, but the
Published on Thursday, December 19 2013 12:43
By Katherine Jonjak
The basketball season began last week with Lady Lions competing in the Highland Basketball Tournament. The girls program is headed by second year coach Sandy Mitchell, who is assisted by Jason Maguire and David James. The team competes in the 3A/2A Patriot League. This is a league that has tested the Lady Lions (2A) for several years due to the