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‘A really good show’

By Jon Mitchell

Joe Carr gets paid to help put on the Rim Rock Rodeo in Fruita every Tuesday. But when he first started, he had to pay to help.
The 48-year-old Carr fell in love with the event’s atmosphere the first time he saw it. During that ...

Timeout, Aug. 31, 2016

By Staff

Timeout guidelines: Fax information at least two weeks prior to registration deadline or event to 970-244-8578, email to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) //= 0; i=i-1){ if (l[i].substring(0, 1) == ' ') output += ...

Return to the track brings back Madson’s smile

By Dale Shrull

Smiles had been elusive for Jamie Madson and it’s huge when she flashes it. It’s been a tough year for the 20-year-old after spine fusion surgery. But nothing brings back smiles faster than going fast. A quarter mile of speed is ...


Life is not a drag

By Jon Mitchell

There’s a lot of pink on the dragster Mikayla Vollender drives. Vollender, who will be 19 later this month, drives a 2010 dragster with a snowmobile engine that has gone as fast as 120 mph. If it were painted black or red or gray, the ...


LLWS Challenger game end result of a life-long dream

By Patti Arnold

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — Not one day has passed the past 20 months that Carma Brown and Kelli Hamilton haven’t talked, texted or emailed at least a few times. Roughly 24 hours after the culmination of all those conversations, the ...


Shining in the rain

By Matt Meyer

Trees and the Colorado River provide enough challenge at the Watson Island Disc Golf Course. The sustained rain Sunday morning didn’t help things, either. But 36 golfers, all 40 years old and older, participated in the second day of the ...


Emotions overwhelm Challenger parents at LLWS

By Patti Arnold

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — There might not have been enough tissues to dab away tears Saturday morning as parents and family members of 16 Challenger baseball players and their manager played in the Little League World Series. The ...


Adventure of a lifetime

By Patti Arnold

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — They danced their way into the hearts of a nearly packed Volunteer Stadium at the Little League World Series. As “Happy” played over the loudspeaker Saturday before the Challenger exhibition ...


CMU buddies make sure Challenger players get full Little League World Series experience

By Patti Arnold

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — The memories came flooding back as soon as Connor Woods saw Lamade Stadium. In 2007, Woods played in the Little League World Series for the West Region champion from Chandler, Arizona, which made it to the U.S. ...


Traveling to LLWS an enjoyable time for Challenger team

By Patti Arnold

Editor’s note: Sentinel Sports writer Patti Arnold traveled to the Little League World Series with the Grand Junction Challenger Baseball team and will be reporting all week about the team and its special opportunity to be part of one of ...

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