Hardrockers event to be held in Silverton
Silverton will celebrate its annual Hardrockers Holidays celebration today through Sunday at Kendall Mountain Recreation Area.
The adult competition will be held today. It includes wheel-barrow races at 9 a.m., a tug-of-war at 10:30 a.m., single-man drilling at 12:30 p.m., hand mucking at 1:30 p.m. and machine mucking at 3 p.m.
The machine-drilling teams competition will begin at 9:30 a.m. Sunday followed by novice two-man drilling and single jacking. At 1 p.m., the tug-of-war finals will be held, then spike driving and hand steeling at 3 p.m.
For more information, call Judy Kuhlman at 387-5635.
DHS Class of 1950 to meet in September
The Durango High School Class of 1950 will have its 60th class reunion beginning Sept. 16.
The celebration will include registration Sept. 16 at Christinas Grill & Bar, 21382 U.S. Highway 160; a tour of Durango High School and registration tentatively scheduled for 2 p.m. Sept. 17; dinner at 6 p.m. Sept. 17 at Christinas; and a picnic from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 18 at the Elks picnic grounds (a map will be included in the registration packets). A fee will be collected for the picnic.
People from other classes who would like to attend or anyone who wants more information can call Dick Mound at (575) 937-5432.