40 years ago: Ignacio High School Rodeo Team 1978-1979
This photo first appeared in the January 5, 1979 edition of the Southern Ute Drum.
10 years ago: Ignacio senior Tasha Herrera swipes the ball from Dove Creek’s Summer Davis during last Friday’s game at DCHS, but apparently neither player wanted to see where the rock ended up once dislodged.
This photo first appeared in the January 16, 2009 edition of the Southern Ute Drum
20 years ago: In Memory of, Eugene Naranjo former Executive Officer of the Southern Ute Indian Tribe, passed away on December 23, 1998 at Centura Health-mercy Medical Center in Durango. He was 51. Naranjo had been battling a cancer relapse since July. The above picture was taken September 4, 1998 when Naranjo was presented with the Durango Pro Rodeo/Basin Coop Western Heritage Service Award. Our condolences to Naranjo’s wife Dixie, and the entire Naranjo family.
This photo first appeared in the January 1, 1999 edition of the Southern Ute Drum.
30 years ago: Annual Birthday Party- was celebrated for Tribal Chairman Leonard C. Burch on Dec. 23,1988 in the Tribal council chambers.
This photo first appeared in the January 6, 1989 edition of the Southern Ute Drum.