Dan and Erin Hinchman of Cedaredge are the parents of a daughter, Aster Elizabeth Hinchman, born July 17, 2015, at St. Mary's Hospital in Grand Junction. She weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces and was 20 inches in length.
Paternal grandparents are Steve and Kathy Hinchman of Cedaredge. Maternal grandparents are Kyle Moore of Cedaredge and Patricia Moore, deceased.
Paonia Elementary School second grade teacher Jodi Simpson is passionate about pedagogy. She understands that the important things kids learn in school isn't accomplished through testing, but by experiencing life and all its wonders.