Fri Dec 18th, 2020
Robert L. Ortiz
The Southern Ute Drum
Tags: Annual Southern Ute Christmas Program, Chaski, Coach Irv Taylor, ignacio Elementary Auditorium, Keevin "KJ" Reynolds, Miss Southern Ute Verna Velasquez, Santa, Taste of Christmas program, Winter Fun
10 years ago
The air was filled with Christmas Spirit at the annual Taste of Christmas program held in the Elementary Auditorium on Dec. 3, 2010. The event hosted many vendors selling their Christmas goods. Santa also made a guest appearance as many a child shared their wishes with him. Pictured here with Santa is Keevin “KJ” Reynolds.
This photo was first published in the Dec. 17, 2010, issue of The Southern Ute Drum.
20 years ago
Coach Irv Taylor gets ready to send his Bayfield 13–14-year-old girls’ basketball team on the floor against Ignacio in the final game of the season.
This photo was published in the Dec. 15, 2000, issue of The Southern Ute Drum.
30 years ago
The picture was used as part of a collage depicting “Winter Fun” as youth around the area enjoyed one of the first snows in the region. None of the individuals were identified.
This photo was published in the Dec. 21, 1990, issue of The Southern Ute Drum.
40 years ago
Santa explains to the MC and Miss Southern Ute, Verna Velasquez the problems he had getting to Ignacio for the Annual Christmas Program that year. The program also featured other skits with Santa, the youth group singing Christmas carols and a performance from Chaski, a South American music group.
This photo was published in the Dec. 19, 1980, issue of The Southern Ute Drum.