Kailey Marie Smith and Kyle James Wiggers.

Chris and Michele Smith and Curt and Lynell Wiggers, both of Pagosa Springs, are pleased to announce the marriage of their children, Kailey Marie Smith and Kyle James Wiggers.
The ceremony took place Sunday, June 1, at Winslow on the Shire, and the very happy couple are now living in Colorado Springs.

Zachary Cooper Ketchum

Zachary Cooper Ketchum was born May 19, 2008, at Mercy Regional Medical Center, to Zachary and Lisa Ketchum. He was 7 pounds, 11 ounces, and was 19 inches long.
Grandparents are Judy and Galen Hromas, of Bovina, Texas, and Clyde and Adelia Ketchum, of Pagosa Springs.


Jenna Finney of Pagosa Springs recently graduated from the University of Portland with a bachelor’s degree in Spanish.

University president, Rev. E. William Beauchamp, C.S.C., conferred 607 bachelors’ and 162 masters’ degrees during the commencement exercises held Sunday, May 4, 2008, in the Earle A. and Virginia H. Chiles Center on the University of Portland campus.


Colorado Timberline Academy has announced that Alex Sharp, son of Doug and Jamie Sharp of Pagosa Springs, has been named to the Academic Honor Roll for Block 6 of the current school year. The Honor Roll distinction specifies that a student must have a 3.0 grade point average with nothing below a B for an academic bloc, a period of four or five weeks. There are seven blocs in the school year.


Charmaine J. Talbot, an Eastern New Mexico University student and a graduate of Pagosa Springs High School, is among the 504 students on the 2008 springs semester Dean’s Honor Roll.

To be eligible for the Dean’s Honor Roll, students must complete a minimum of 15 hours for the semester and maintain a 3.25 GPA.