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Briefs: OA Music Scene February 20, 2009

By Staff

Other music events in the area: •  Dee Harthan, Pahgre’s, 1541 Oxbow Drive, No. 1800, Montrose, 5–8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 20, 249-6442. •  King, rhythm and blues, Boomers, 436 Main St., 9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 20, ...

Briefs: OA Buckwild February 20, 2009

By Staff

Psychobilly, surf rock and country will take over Quincy Bar on Friday, Feb. 20, for the Buckwild show. In August 2008, Modern Drunkard Magazine called Buckwild, “Wholesome booze-drenched cowpunk.” Buckwild’s lead man, Rex ...

OA: Samantha Stiles Column February 20, 2009

By Staff

Just about everyone goes through a cheap-beer-is-the-best-kind-of-beer phase. Then, eventually, some people realize life is too short to drink Natural Light every weekend. When I first starting drinking, I preferred liquor. Now, I’m ...


Briefs: OA Lions Club February 20, 2009

By Staff

Get ready for some wacky and wild fun with the Grand Junction Lions Club Carnival and Parade on Saturday, Feb. 21. The parade begins at 1 p.m. on Main Street. It includes a float competition, clowns and Lions Club members acting like goofballs ...

Briefs: OA A Little Romance February 20, 2009

By Staff

The Valley Symphony Orchestra will highlight some of its talented musicians during two presentations of “A Little Romance and Some Local Color” in Delta and Montrose. Concerts will be at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 20, at the Delta ...

OA: Pollux Column February 20, 2009

By Ivy Parnasius

Spring skirts are in full bloom. Whether you want to be sassy, smart, sexy or sweet, the options abound this season. A ruffle at the bottom of a straight skirt adds a playful, feminine detail while at work. Another choice is an A-line skirt ...


OA: College’s ‘The Magic Flute’ to be exotic, lavish and witty

By Staff

As you read this, “The Magic Flute” is being performed somewhere. It’s that popular, according to Jack Delmore, professor of music at Mesa State College. But in Grand Junction, the production of Wolfgang Amadeus ...

Briefs: Mesa State Swimming February 20, 2009

By Staff

College Swimming Mesa State College freshmen Gina Panacci and Katie Wedel each won one event Thursday during the first day of the RMAC swim championships in San Antonio, Texas. Panacci won the 500-yard freestyle in 5 minutes, 16.23 seconds, ...

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Ignoring pain, Central’s Rodriguez wins first-round match in Class 5A

By Staff

DENVER — A sore shoulder wasn’t about to keep Jesus Rodriguez from his appointed Class 5A state wrestling appearance. The Central High School junior 125-pounder had earned his spot in the tournament and he wasn’t going to ...

3a wrestling tonder

Quickness important in first round for 3A wrestlers

By Staff

DENVER — For wrestlers who have competed in the state tournament before, the first round is all about getting off the mat as quickly as possible. Western Slope wrestlers in Thursday’s first round of the Class 3A tournament did a ...

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