Truth-in-Taxation

Dear Patrons: The Garfield County School District is seeking to increase taxes for the upcoming school year.  The purpose is to collect an additional $207,000 for the replacement of two elementary schools: one in Bryce Valley and the other in…

Why 180 Days?

Based totally on the agrarian need for farm labor, the school year was purposely set to not interfere with the cycle of crop growth and harvest. Family plots needed to be worked and the demand for labor got more immense…