Lions Sweep Team Titles

By Renée Haip
On May 1 and 2, Lyons Track and Field competed in the Mile High League meet at Longmont’s Everly-Montgomery Field. Previously part the very competitive 3A Patriot League, the Lions moved to the 2A Mile High League this year where they won both the girls, and boys’ team titles. For the Lions, this meet produced thirty-five personal best performances, fifty-nine scoring

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Prepare Yourself For Spring Run Off

With the recent rains and melting snow, and as we head into the Spring and Summer runoff and flash flood seasons, Boulder County and the Office of Emergency Management would like to share preparedness information as well as financial flood recovery resources available to residents of the county. There are a number of ways to become informed:

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“From the Ground Up”

Come celebrate summer with the opening of Rabbit Brush Gallery’s sculpture garden. “From the Ground Up” highlights new work by two local ceramicists: Boulder artist Cris Conklin and Lyons artist Marc Campbell. Cris uses the sgraffito technique to decorate her salt-fired pottery with images of beauty from the natural world. Marc is a utilitarian potter who creates soda-fired, functional, playful pieces.

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A True Testament to Strength in Numbers

Dear Lyons Community,

Each of us experience pivotal moments in life. We are so fortunate to have a community full of family, friends, coworkers, artists, musicians, entrepreneurs and kind-hearted strangers. We are a product of our environment. We are extremely blessed and overwhelmed with the generosities, well wishes and positive energy extended to us. This is a true testament to strength in numbers.

The visits, many meals, talks, and dog care allowed us to take one day at a time and focus on Rick and Iann. The prayers, cards, text messages, phone calls have been so supportive, given us laughs and have kept our spirits high. A friend shared the thought that so rarely do

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Hospital Launches New Website

Longmont United Hospital recently launched a new, mobile-responsive website that enables users to find providers and practices, pay bills, request medical records, and stay connected with the Hospital from their desktop, tablet, or smartphone. The site ( is also accompanied by a new design and user interface to improve readability and highlight important information.

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Community Calendar - April 30

Front Range Film Festival
April 29 - May 2
Longmont & Lyons
Tickets are $10 for each day, $35 for the Festival Pass
Join us for four days of fabulous films spanning eight venues and featuring topics that make Colorado a great place to live: craft beer and

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About Town - April 30, 2015

In the interest of full disclosure, let it be known that the author of this column is an elected official. Her opinions are hers, and do not necessarily reflect those of the entire Board of Trustees. 

Another week gone by, and a lot of good rain; We need it, but when it keeps coming in a downpour it is a worry! 

THIS THURSDAY, APRIL 30, from 6 to 7:30 p.m., there is a public meeting at the Lyons M/Sr  High School on spring run off. Residents from the Lyons area: North and South St. Vain, Lyons, Apple Valley, Longmont Dam Road, etc., are invited to attend. We should all be prepared, just in case. We have no control of the weather, scary!

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Young Lions Shine at JV and Middle School Track and Field Championships

By Renée Haip
Each year the JV and Middle School Championships meets give us a glimpse of the younger talent being developed at both the high school and middle school levels. The JV Championships were held at Everly-Montgomery Field in Longmont on April 22. Just one day after the rescheduled Boulder County Championships, many of these younger athletes

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Smashing Records

By Renée Haip
At a big school meet like the Stutler Bowl Twilight Invitational held at Cherry Creek High School on Friday, April 25, scoring opportunities (first through eighth place) only come to those Lyons’ athletes competitive beyond the stage of small school competition. Coach

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