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Child evangelist says Tebow testimony validates his ministry

by Matt Lacy – The head of an evangelical ministry to boys and girls under 15 says Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow’s testimony of salvation shows the importance of a new program to reach young people with the gospel. In an interview with the Christian Broadcasting Network in 2010, Tebow related how he came to […]

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Tebow, Broncos criticized for promoting wrong anti-bullying group

by Jack Minor – The Denver Broncos has told “gay” groups that the team supports an anti-bullying campaign that applies to all groups of people.That’s not good enough for the members of the LGBT community and their supporters, who want the team to come out in support of the LGBT movement to the apparent exclusion […]

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Student Spotlight

                    Name: Forest Desmond   Age:18   School: Greeley Central Grade: 12th   GPA: 3.5   Parent’s name: Brenda and Boak Desmond   Interests: weightlifting and football   Other sports: Track   Favorite music and artist: Drake, Tech 9 and Lil’ Wayne   Favorite Movie: Rudy […]

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Greeley Figure Skaters Take Home the Gold!

       Ashley Cullen, 9, and Nica Digerness, 11, demonstrated their athletic prowess when they brought home the gold from the State Games of America.  They had the honor of representing the State of Colorado figure skating while in the Parade of Athletes in San Diego. Ashley Cullen placed first in Beginner 3 Free […]

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Berthoud downs Wildcats 47-27

       Story and Photos By Jim Merriott   The Berthoud Spartan football team defeated the Greeley Central Wildcats 47-27 at District 6 Stadium Friday night.   Berthoud, took advantage of four costly turnovers during the game by the Wildcats to set up the winning scores.   The Spartans racked up 20 first downs […]

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Wildcats prepare for home opener against Berthoud

Story and Photos By Jim Merriott With the hot sun beating down over the Greeley Central practice football field, head coach Mike Heathly goes about his coaching in a workman like manner. Heathley, enters his sixth year as the Wildcats coach. After coming of a 5-5 season last year and a 2-4 Northern Conference record that […]

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Roggy preparing Spartans for opener at Montbello

Story and Photos By Jim Merriott “We have just a little over 100 boys out for the football team this year,” said Greeley West High head football coach Mark Roggy. “I guess around 30-35 players at this point will see varsity action.” Roggy and the Spartans are coming off a 5-5 season and Tri-Valley Conference […]

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