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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Bette writes from Smailholm Tower, ScotlandBette McFarren shared this story during her tour of Scotland. She will be retur
Bette writes from Smailholm Tower, Scotland
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 18 hours ago
Bette McFarren shared this story during her tour of Scotland. She will be returning sometime after Memorial Day.A retired Otero Junior College professor and a local writer are in Scotland seeing the sights, learning about Sir Walter Scott, Robert... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Victor Issac MedinaHigh School in 2010, where he was a member of the football team # 64 and wrestl
Victor Issac Medina
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted yesterday
High School in 2010, where he was a member of the football team # 64 and wrestling team at 189. He also graduated from Otero Junior College for automotive mechanics in 2014.Victor was a loving and devoted family man with a goof-ball... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
OJC helps 230 local families receive $412,406 in tax refunds During the 2016 tax season, Otero Junior College partnered with the Denver-ba
OJC helps 230 local families receive $412,406 in tax refunds
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 3 days ago
During the 2016 tax season, Otero Junior College partnered with the Denver-based Piton Foundation to provide free tax preparation assistance to low- to moderate-income families through the... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Lack of jobs is primary concernTwenty residents from the La Junta and Swink communities gathered recently at O
Lack of jobs is primary concern
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 4 days ago
Twenty residents from the La Junta and Swink communities gathered recently at Otero Junior College for the second of two meetings concerning economic development. Posted May. 24, 2016 at 1:00 PM Twenty residents from the La Junta and Swink... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Host family needed for international studentThe International Relations Office at Otero Junior College is still searching f
Host family needed for international student
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 6 days ago
The International Relations Office at Otero Junior College is still searching for a host family for a German student for the 2016-2017 fall and spring semesters. If you are interested you can contact them directly at 384-6805 or email them at... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Rising Star awards to OJC studentsTwo Otero Junior College students were presented with Rising Star awards by the
Rising Star awards to OJC students
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 6 days ago
Two Otero Junior College students were presented with Rising Star awards by the Colorado Community College State Student Advisory Council at a luncheon on April 7 at Front Range Community College’s (FRCC) Westminster Campus. Posted May. 22, 2016 at... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
First Friday reception featuring Andy Goettelin The IDEA Place. Andy Goettel made the chocolate treats himself. His wife, Su
First Friday reception featuring Andy Goettel
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 7 days ago
in The IDEA Place. Andy Goettel made the chocolate treats himself. His wife, Susan Goettel, is the new STEM director at Otero Junior College, but was in tune with the art scene as she explained some of her husband's techniques. He is having fun... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Prep Parade: Former PC West star Mike Cutter battling ALS; family planning benefit walka college opportunity. Bibb, who placed in the top four at state the last two
Prep Parade: Former PC West star Mike Cutter battling ALS; family planning benefit walk
The Oklahoman / Posted 9 days ago
a college opportunity. Bibb, who placed in the top four at state the last two seasons, signed his letter of intent with Otero Junior College in La Junta, Colo., earlier this month. Bibb was fourth in Class 6A this past season, following a... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Lindahl elected president of historic advisory boardof his life, participated in Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts and 4-H. He graduated from
Lindahl elected president of historic advisory board
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 9 days ago
of his life, participated in Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts and 4-H. He graduated from Rocky Ford High School and then attended Otero Junior College with a major in agriculture. In 1975, he worked with his parents at their Rocky Ford Floral and Garden... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Phi Theta Kappa inductees/graduatesOtero Junior College’s Delta Rho chapter of Phi Theta Kappa inducted 23 new mem
Phi Theta Kappa inductees/graduates
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 10 days ago
Otero Junior College’s Delta Rho chapter of Phi Theta Kappa inducted 23 new members on April 25. Chapter president Maegan Yoder welcomed the inductees and guests and gave a brief history of the international honor society, which is the only honor... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Recognition for Older Americans Month(SCEDD) meeting scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Fowler and 6:30 p.m. Thurs
Recognition for Older Americans Month
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 11 days ago
(SCEDD) meeting scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Fowler and 6:30 p.m. Thursday in La Junta at the Banquet Room at Otero Junior College. At this meeting, a state presenter will discuss the latest economic information for this area. Then... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Learn about the local economyFowler on Wednesday, May 18, at the Fowler Elementary School All-Purpose Room a
Learn about the local economy
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 13 days ago
Fowler on Wednesday, May 18, at the Fowler Elementary School All-Purpose Room and in La Junta on Thursday, May 19, at the Otero Junior College Banquet Room in the Student Center. Both meetings will begin at 6:30 p.m. and will last no more than two... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Root retires from Otero Junior College after 26 years Posted May. 15, 2016 at 6:00 AM Growth has been a theme in the career of Den
Root retires from Otero Junior College after 26 years
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 13 days ago
Posted May. 15, 2016 at 6:00 AM Growth has been a theme in the career of Denise Root, Otero Junior College Chair of Nursing and Allied Health Professions. She began her career as a part-time... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Meet Aaron WalshWalsh. Timothy Walsh is now a retired teacher of English and creative writing a
Meet Aaron Walsh
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 16 days ago
Walsh. Timothy Walsh is now a retired teacher of English and creative writing and head of the Humanities Department at Otero Junior College. Aaron has compiled quite a resume since his La Junta days, which follows:"Aaron E. Walsh is Director of... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Immersive Bent's Old FortThis Thursday evening representatives from the Immersive Education Initiative,
Immersive Bent's Old Fort
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 17 days ago
This Thursday evening representatives from the Immersive Education Initiative, Bent's Old Fort and Otero Junior College will present the Immersive Bent’s Old Fort project at The Barista coffee shop in La Junta. This Thursday evening representatives... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Boettcher retires from Otero Junior CollegeFred Boettcher saw a job posting in a national coaching publication for head vo
Boettcher retires from Otero Junior College
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 17 days ago
Fred Boettcher saw a job posting in a national coaching publication for head volleyball and women's basketball coach at Otero Junior College. With 14 years' experience teaching and coaching in colleges in Missouri, Boettcher applied and was... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
OJC Rodeo hosts clinic for breakaway ropersThe Otero Junior College Rodeo team held a clinic for breakaway ropers, both on
OJC Rodeo hosts clinic for breakaway ropers
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 20 days ago
The Otero Junior College Rodeo team held a clinic for breakaway ropers, both on the team and from the community in a two-day event taught by Jackie Crawford, 14-time Women’s Professional Rodeo World Champion. The Otero Junior College Rodeo team held... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Mary Josephine Trainorregion in the communities including Ordway and La Junta, graduating from Crowle
Mary Josephine Trainor
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 20 days ago
region in the communities including Ordway and La Junta, graduating from Crowley County High School in 1973, and attended Otero Junior College and University of Northern Colorado, majoring in sociology. In 1983, she went to work for David... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
OJC top graduatesCommencement ceremonies for the Otero Junior College Class of 2016 were held on
OJC top graduates
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 24 days ago
Commencement ceremonies for the Otero Junior College Class of 2016 were held on Saturday, April 30, in the McDivitt Center Gymnasium on the OJC campus. Posted May. 3, 2016 at 2:15 PM Commencement ceremonies for the Otero Junior College Class of... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
College awarded scholarship funding for non-traditional students Otero Junior College is pleased to announce that it has received a $21,000 gr
College awarded scholarship funding for non-traditional students
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 28 days ago
Otero Junior College is pleased to announce that it has received a $21,000 grant from the Daniels Fund to provide five Boundless Opportunity Scholarships to non-traditional students... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Ag Sciences open house a successOtero Junior College recently played host to an event to introduce the next gen
Ag Sciences open house a success
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 29 days ago
Otero Junior College recently played host to an event to introduce the next generation of agriculture students to the campus and community in an open-house forum, “Meet the Next Generation to Feed the Nation." Posted Apr. 29, 2016 at 1:00 PM Otero... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Kyle Schrock wins Kane Scholarshipto cover the program through the master's level. He has taken history, Calculus
Kyle Schrock wins Kane Scholarship
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 29 days ago
to cover the program through the master's level. He has taken history, Calculus 1, statistics and psychology on-campus at Otero Junior College and has also taken English 121 and 122 concurrently with Bonnie Grossen at Swink High School.The Kane... Read more

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