News HeadlinesAlamosa High News

Alamosa High School News Submitted by Alumni

Alamosa High School News From Around The Web

Melgoza is the new AHS activities director  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA — Erik Melgoza is the new associate principal/activities director at Alamosa High School for the 2018-2019 school year. He brings 18 years of ...



Holder inks letter of intent to McPherson College  Monte Vista Journal

By Stephen Jiron MONTE VISTA — Monte Vista senior Tristen Holder signed on the line to play baseball for the McPherson Bulldogs in McPherson, Kansas.



Alamosa High School graduate is one of 2018 Top Litigators  Valley Courier

If Kris Reed and his team didn't win their patent case defending a public transit system, it would be little exaggeration to say that the city of Chicago might have ...



AE welcomes new leadership  Valley Courier

New dean is long-time Alamosa educator. Advertisement. ALAMOSA — Michelle Wilson is the new Dean of Students for Alamosa Elementary School grades 3-5 ...



Alamosa High School releases honor roll  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA — Following is the second semester honor roll for the 2016-2017 school year for Alamosa High School: 4.0 GPA and above. Grade 9. Emily Crowder.



Alamosa High School presents athletic awards  Valley Courier

Seniors Manuelito Casias and Shannon Cody were honored with the Manchester Award during Wednesday night's banquet. The Manchester Award has been ...



Alamosa High School 2017 Graduation  Valley Courier

Members of the Alamosa High School Class of 2017 laughed a bit as ceremonies progressed Saturday. Alamosa High School Class of 2017 Valedictorian Mara ...



Alamosa High School seniors honored at Maroon & White Night  Valley Courier

The Alamosa High School stage was filled Monday night, May 22, with seniors ready to embark on their next journey — higher education. Scholarship winners ...



For Colorado’s dominant small-school wrestling programs, consistency provides the framework for tradition  The Denver Post

A close examination of those three programs reveal common threads to the titles they've combined to win, with that number like to rise again when the Mean ...



AHS Class of '68 plans class reunion  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA — Alamosa High School Class of 1968 is organizing a 50-year celebration/reunion this summer. Advertisement. Beginning on Friday, July 13 at 7 ...



Alamosa High School baseball team hosts camp  Valley Courier

The Alamosa High School summer baseball team, coached by Jason Romero and Tony Kechter, hosted a three-day camp at the high school field at OMS this ...



Science fair shares special awards  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA — Following are the special award recipients from the 70th SLV Regional Science Fair in Alamosa. (Due to the length of the list, they will likely be ...



Olympic gold medalist to speak in SLV  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA — The Sangre de Cristo National Heritage Area (SdCNHA) is proud to present an inspirational evening with Olympic Gold Medalist in Wrestling, ...



Rio Grande Rattlers mountain biking update  Valley Courier

Rio Grande Rattler Cameron Roberts (Courtesy photo by Mark Skinner). Advertisement. ALAMOSA — The San Luis Valley Rattlers High School Mountain Bike ...



Kruse graduates with honors  Valley Courier

Valley native and Alamosa High School 2010 alumnus Mirko Kruse received his Juris Doctorate last month from the University of Colorado Law School. Kruse ...



The 2019 District History Fair winners announced  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA – Middle and high school students competed in the annual District History Fair, part of the National History Day Competition, on Saturday, January 26 ...



New school year, new staff  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA — *Fresh* faces will welcome freshmen at Alamosa School District this year. Alamosa High School recently hired Bruce Hatch as the new associate ...



AP® Scholar Awards shared for Alamosa High School  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA — Twelve students at Alamosa High School have earned AP Scholar Awards in recognition of their exceptional achievement on AP Exams.



AHS presents classic play  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA — Alamosa High School Theatre will be presenting “Arsenic and Old Lace” for it's Spring 2019 Production. Under the direction of Aaron Zak, a group ...



AHS homecoming royalty  Valley Courier

Noah Romero and Vanessa Thong are crowned Alamosa High School's 2017 Homecoming king and queen during Friday night's game. Royalty included: ...



Second Annual Run for Reedo a success  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA — Before the snow flurries hit Saturday morning, 54 runners/walkers took part in the second annual Run for Reedo 5k Run/3k Walk amid clear blue ...



Miss Merry Christmases announced for 2018  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA – A second grader at Alamosa Elementary has been drawn as the 2018 Little Miss Merry Christmas. Advertisement. Emma Garcia is the daughter of ...



Students compete in state science fair  Valley Courier

The 2019 Colorado State Science Fair was held in Fort Collins April 11-13, 2019. There were 316 projects were on display from students in grades 6 through 12, ...



Paul “Gunny” Gonzales  Valley Courier

Paul “Gunny” Gonzales passed unexpectedly on October 29th, 2018 at the age of 53 in Pueblo Colorado. Paul was born in Alamosa Colorado on 5/30/65 to ...



Alamosa High School announces academic awards  Valley Courier

First year academic letter winners include (not pictured in order): Caden Alonzo, Sara Brunelli, Kelly Castillo, Sylvie Caton, Celine Cisneros, Meghan Cody, ...



Alamosa SADD represents Colorado at national conference  Valley Courier

TAMPA, Fla. — Eight members of Ortega Middle School (OMS) and Alamosa High School (AHS) Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) recently ...



Students walk out to remember Parkland  Valley Courier

Joining thousands of demonstrations across the country, more than 50 Alamosa High School students gather in the stadium Wednesday morning after walking ...



Small Colorado town remembering teacher who impacted generations of families  9NEWS.com

The small Colorado town of Alamosa is remembering a local teacher who had a huge impact on generations of families.



AHS students earn AP Scholar Awards recognition  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA — The College Board's Advanced Placement Program® (AP®) provides willing and academically prepared students with the opportunity to take ...



Jonathan David Lujan, 34  Valley Courier

Alamosa and Pueblo resident Jonathan David Lujan, 34, passed away July 2, 2018 at the San Luis Valley Regional Medical Center in Alamosa. Jonathan was ...



Alamosa wrestling claims 11th team title  Valley Courier

Alamosa wrestler Davion Chavez stands atop the 3A 106 pound podium. Chavez earned the title with a 6-2 victory on Saturday night at the Pepsi Center in ...



Colville knocks in go ahead goal to defeat Moose in final minute  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA — In a rare road game on their home field Alamosa was outlasted by Del Norte (7-2-2) in a 1-0 game on Tuesday afternoon. Advertisement. With the ...



Bench dedication, run to remember Reedo  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA— On Saturday, April 14 the Alamosa-Alumni Association will host the first annual “Run for Reedo” in memory of beloved Alamosa teacher Jerry Reed ...



IHOP assists Shriners  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA — IHOP restaurants nation-wide celebrated Shriners Hospitals for Children on Tuesday, March 12. Community members streamed in to the Alamosa ...



Jerry “Reedo” Reed, 69  Valley Courier

Longtime Alamosa resident Jerry “Reedo” Reed, 69, passed away on Monday, April 17, 2017 at the Penrose St. Francis Hospital in Colorado Springs. Jerry was ...



AHS NHS inducts new members  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA — Congratulations to the new members of the Alamosa High School National Honor Society! New members were inducted on March 27. National ...



Ease on down to AHS for 'The Wiz'  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA — You're not in Kansas, or Colorado, anymore. Tonight the public is invited to get swept away to Emerald City with the premiere of "The Wiz" at ...



Alamosa grad stars in 'Santa Girl' film  Valley Courier

WINCHESTER, VA. — When one door closes another one opens. Alamosa High School graduate Joshua Cody, 20, dreamed of a sports career but is now on ...



San Luis Valley shares Halloween activities  Valley Courier

VALLEY — Several events are scheduled over the Halloween holiday in the San Luis Valley including the following: In ALAMOSA. The Alamosa High School ...



Seven inducted in Medical Hall of Fame  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA — The 2018 class of the Medical Hall of Fame for the San Luis Valley was honored during a ceremony on May 18 in Alamosa. Advertisement.



Van Ry enters county race  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA — Arlan Van Ry, lifelong community member, announced his candidacy for Alamosa County commissioner. “I believe that with my experience I would ...



Montoya recalls night of triple tragedy  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA — This spring, Anisa might have been a missionary in Africa. Serina and Selena might have been finishing their first year of college, studying to be ...



Adams State Pan American Day releases results  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA — Alamosa High School student Mara Schwiesow and Sargent High School student Ana Serna received scholarships to Adams State University, ...



Adams State hosts 61st CHSCA All-State Games  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA — The Colorado High School Coaches Association is proud to announce the 61st All-State Games to be held June 8-12 on the campus of Adams ...



“Jack” John Joseph Oberrick, 87  Valley Courier

Longtime valley resident “Jack” John Joseph Oberrick, 87, passed away peacefully, with family by his side, on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 in the ...



Martha Oliver Award winner announced  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA – Marshall Hollingsworth, Alamosa, has been selected as the inaugural winner of the Martha Oliver Award for Vocal Singing, sponsored by the Valley ...



Miss Merry Christmases announced for 2017  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA– Alamosa high school senior Vanessa Thong is this year's Miss Merry Christmas and will be joined by Alexia Montoya, 8, as Little Miss Merry ...



Rabbitbrush Rambler: Who was Billy Adams?  Valley Courier

William Herbert Adams (1861-1954) was born in Blue Mound, Wisconsin, near the city of Madison. As a country boy with only a public school education, ...



Meet Matthew Snyder  La Junta Tribune Democrat

Matthew Snyder is the new Superintendent of Schools at CherawSnyder is excited about new ag program in a farm communityWhat do you think of your new ...



Moffat County wrestlers sizing up competition to start season  Craig Daily Press

After a stretch of senior-heavy seasons, the Moffat County High School wrestling program will be on the younger side this winter. Even so, the squad of grapplers ...



DeLaCerda sentenced on Monday  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA — Isaiah DeLaCerda, 18, Alamosa, pleaded guilty on Monday in Alamosa County Court to misdemeanor harassment with a domestic violence ...



Find farcical fun with 'Noises Off' at AHS  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA — Be prepared for sore sides, slammed doors and too many plates of sardines tomorrow night at Alamosa High School during the premiere of ...



Amanda King, 38  Valley Courier

Amanda Mae King, 38, of Alamosa, passed away Thursday, February 15, 2018. She was born September 6, 1979, in La Jara, Colorado to Stanley and Linda ...



Celebrate the holiday season with bazaars  Valley Courier

VALLEY — Several bazaars and craft fairs are scheduled in coming weeks in the San Luis Valley including: Advertisement. Holiday bake sale-bazaar.



VWHS welcomes new physical therapist  Monte Vista Journal

MONTE VISTA— Valley-Wide Health Systems welcomes Candice Wright, PT, MSPT to the Edward M. Kennedy Physical Therapy Clinic in Monte Vista.



The 2018 District History Fair winners announced  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA – Middle and high school students competed in the annual District History Fair, part of the National History Day Competition, on Saturday, January 27 ...



SLV represented in 2017 CHSCA All-State Games  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA– From June 6-10, Adams State University will be the site of the 61st annual Colorado High School Coaches Association (CHSCA) All-State Games.



SdCNHA awards scholarships to local students  Valley Courier

VALLEY — The SdCNHA is proud to provide an annual scholarship to students who participated in the District History Fair, part of the National History Day ...



Jesse Russell  Valley Courier

Jesse Russell died unexpectedly Christmas morning. He leaves behind his parents, Steve and Mary Russell of Alamosa, his very good friends (brothers from ...



Valley Courier welcomes new sports editor  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA — The Valley Courier is proud to announce its newest addition. Stephen Jiron has been named the new sports editor for the Courier. Advertisement.



Easter egg hunts planned in San Luis Valley  Valley Courier

VALLEY — Several Easter egg hunts are planned in the San Luis Valley this weekend including some today, Saturday, as well as on Easter Sunday tomorrow, ...



Alamosa student earns Boettcher Scholarship  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA — Elexia Wright, a senior at Alamosa High School, has been selected as a recipient of the Boettcher Foundation Scholarship. Advertisement.



A sheriff's dilemma in the face of Trump's immigration agenda  High Country News

This story is the second in a series that examines how a rural Colorado community is grappling with the uncertainties around immigration. Read the first story ...



Dennis Lopez to give lecture  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA — The Colorado Field Institute will host a winter lecture on geography and linguistics in the San Luis Valley by Dennis Lopez. Advertisement.



Independence Day in Alamosa  Valley Courier

Brittany Holcomb sings the national anthem for the Fourth of July parade in Alamosa as a U.S. Navy flag held by American Legion Post 153's color guard waves ...



Bazaars planned  Valley Courier

VALLEY — Several bazaars and craft fairs are scheduled in coming weeks in the San Luis Valley including: Advertisement. After Prom craft fair. ALAMOSA ...



Primary Election races to watch in SLV  Valley Courier

VALLEY — Many voters have already received ballots in the mail for the Primary Election, which includes several contested races at the county level in the San ...



Dale Robert Wiescamp  Valley Courier

Dale Robert Wiescamp began life in Alamosa, Colorado, on July 30, 1940, born to William and Terena Wiescamp. He graduated from Alamosa High School, ...



Chris Lopez added to Adams State staff  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA – Alamosa native and Adams State alumnus Chris Lopez has been named director of Public Relations and Marketing at Adams State University.



AHS gymnasts head to state  Valley Courier

Alamosa High School sends Devyn Mitchell off to state gymnastics competition on Thursday morning. Andy Golsan heads to state gymnastic competition with the ...



Grads take different paths to Adams State degrees  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA — Adams State is proud of the diversity of its student body, which encompasses students of various ages and origins. The five graduates profiled ...



First Southwest Bank Alamosa announces new board members  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA — First Southwest Bank announces the recent appointment of four new board members to the team. Joining the First Southwest Bank Board of ...



SLV Medical Hall of Fame inducts seven caregivers into 2017 class  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA — Three nurses and four doctors were recognized on Friday, May 19, at SLV Health Education and Conference Center, Alamosa, for their leadership ...



Popular Pueblo West teacher, coach loses battles with Lou Gehrigs Disease  Pueblo Chieftain

Pueblo West High School coach and teacher Michael Boreson, whose courageous fight against ALS united the Pueblo West community, died peacefully at his ...



Vigil shares HOPE Week messages  Valley Courier

Bob Philips of Lightshine Music and AmeriCorps volunteer Alex Benishek lead Wednesday's candlelight vigil outside of La Puente in "Amazing Grace" as Don ...



2017-18 AHS Athletic Banquet  Valley Courier

Left:Manchester Award winnner, Alana Hackett (left). Right: Korene Manchester-Fuller presents the Manchester award to Noah Romero (right). Advertisement.



Kelly S. Carter, 42  Valley Courier

Kelly Stuart Carter, age 42, of Boulder, Colorado, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, April 26, 2017, in Aurora, Colorado. Kelly was born on May 16, ...



Picture clears some for basketball's district tournaments  Valley Courier

Sylvie Caton (35) waits for the offense to align. Lilly Lavier (00) shifts into position. Alamosa defeated Monte Vista on Tusday night and will move on to face ...



Blended Valley family celebrates Adoption Day  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA — As San Luis Valley families gather today for a National Adoption Day celebration, Annie and Steve Reed have a special reason to celebrate.



Nine is just fine for Alamosa wrestling team  Pueblo Chieftain

DENVER - Even after 31 years, Alamosa High School's Gary Ramstetter still lives for the action, the competition he finds in wrestling."I still like to do it. I like the ...



Alamosa cruises in wrestling - News  Pueblo Chieftain

DENVER -- Two wrestling powerhouses wrapped up state high school championships early Saturday.Alamosa High School claimed the Clas 3A state team ...



Jesse Russell, 32  Del Norte Prospector

ALAMOSA—Jesse Russell died unexpectedly Christmas morning. He leaves behind his parents, Steve and Mary Russell of Alamosa, his very good friends ...



Class 3A wrestling: Alamosa joins 10-title club  Denver Post

Dynasty and destiny. Those were the two captivating themes Saturday night in the Class 3A state wrestling tournament at the Pepsi Center. The dynasty belongs ...



CHSAA announces 2014 Hall of Fame class  CHSAA Now

AURORA — The Colorado High School Activities Association Hall of Fame has announced its 26th Hall of Fame class, featuring a four-time state wrestling ...



Intermountain League wraps semifinal round  Valley Courier

Kyree Huffaker (12) works in behind Caroline Van Berkum's screen Friday night. The Falcons would keep Bayfield scoreless in the second half to advance to the ...



2017 All-Valley Cross Country team named  Valley Courier

Sargent High School Coach: Rick Robirds (Not Pictured) FROM LEFT: Riley Kenison, Kendra Sears, Nigel Cortright, Ethan Reschke, Jacob Robirds. Centauri ...



Gallegos looks to take a page from Longo book  Valley Courier

ALAMOSA — Becca Longo has been getting quite a bit of media coverage lately and has become something of a local celebrity thanks in large part to her ...



Summit County community remembers cherished citizen Paul Alan Hage of Silverthorne  Summit Daily News

Paul Alan Hage (1947-2017) passed away at the age of 70 on November 9, 2017 while traveling abroad with his wife of 48 years, Deborah Hage, in Barcelona, ...



Behind new coach Lane Wasinger, Rough Riders hope to put their brand on this football season  Greeley Tribune

JOHNSTOWN — The hardware Conner Doucette and his Roosevelt football teammates are starting the season with is a bit different than the hardware they ...



Valley captures four state titles in shortened State Meet  Valley Courier

The Alamosa High School 4x800 meter relay team of Oscar Martinez, Caleb Palmer, Chad Jackson and Isaiah DeLaCerda won their third straight championship ...



BVHS wrestlers send six to state  Chaffee County Times

Buena Vista had six top-four finishers qualifying for state. Anthony Quintana extended his undefeated season when he won the 132-pound championship.



Spud Bowl queen candidates honored, winner named  Monte Vista Journal

ALAMOSA— Malyka Medina, Center High School, was crowned the 71st Spud Bowl Queen at halftime during the Adams State University vs Colorado School of ...



Joe Vigil to receive Legend Coach award from USA Track & Field  The Denver Post

BOULDER — Deena Kastor's first encounter with legendary running coach Joe Vigil was life-changing. She had just finished an injury-plagued career at the ...



Find your Colorado school's 2016 PARCC English and math results  Chalkbeat Colorado

The green bars represent the number of students who scored at or above the state's benchmark for college or career readiness.



NXN Southwest Returning Team Scores: Colorado Looks Strong  MileSplit

The current team scores based on 2017 season-best PRs indicate that Colorado should be a state to look out for at the Nike Cross Nationals Southwest ...



Springs Resort Owners Ready To Move On Following Federal Investigation  Pagosa Daily Post

By Michael Anthony Scerbo. Nerissa and Keely Whittington, the owners of The Springs Resort and Spa and bigbyte.cc Data Center are welcoming the ...



Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10010 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.



Separate funerals planned for 3 teens killed in Pueblo crash  Pueblo Chieftain

A memorial *service* has been scheduled for 6 p.m. Thursday at Alamosa High School for three girls who were killed in a traffic crash Saturday at the intersection ...



Family, church look to God  Pueblo Chieftain

The father of the 18-year-old girl killed along with two other girls in a Pueblo traffic crash Saturday night prayed with onlookers just moments after the tragedy.



Ranking 10,007 Boys By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10007 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.



News headlines by Google News for Alamosa High School Alamosa CO

We have listed the latest news headlines that include Alamosa . This site has been created to offer a place for AHS alumni to reconnect and share memories.

In addition to these news headlines, you may also want to join the Alamosa High alumni directory and check out the yearbook listings.