GUNNISON- The La Veta boys′ basketball team will be staying home next week, missing their opportunity to play in the Great Eight after losing to the Ouray Trojans 72-62. From the opneing tip-off, the Redskins were never really in the game as they fell behind 5-2 early on. The Redskins were out muscled under the boards and had trouble making shots from the outside. They trailed by as many as 12 points in the second half, and could never really get their game together, missing shots and rebounds, and simply being outplayed by the Trojans… for the rest of the story see next week′s Huerfano Journal.
Gary M. Vezzani was elected Walsenburg’s mayor in Tuesday’s special mayoral election/recall vote. Preliminary results announced Tuesday night show that both Nick Vigil in Ward