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Lawrence L. “Jake” Branom…June 4, 1932 – May 28, 2017

Lawrence L. “Jake” Branom…June 4, 1932 – May 28, 2017

  A celebration of life memorial service for lifetime McClave resident, Lawrence L. “Jake” Branom will be held at 2:00 PM Friday June 2, 2017 at the Peacock Family Chapel with Ian Blacker of the Lamar Christian Church officiating. In-Urnment will follow in the Fairmount Cemetery with military honors by the local VFW. Per Jake’s […]

Birth Announcements:  Banning -/- Wertz

Birth Announcements: Banning -/- Wertz

Christopher Reinert and Mary Banning of Lamar, Colorado announce the birth of their son, Gregor Ellery Adam Reinert at 10:15pm at Prowers Medical Center on Friday, May 26, 2017 with Dr. Korkis attending.  Gregor weighed seven pounds and 10 ounces and was 20 inches in length at birth.  Grandparents:  Wayne and Tonya Reinert. ************************************* Mark […]

Cliff Boxley Recognized for Hours/Miles of Service to VA

Cliff Boxley Recognized for Hours/Miles of Service to VA

Lamar resident, Clifford Boxley, was presented with a certificate of appreciation Tuesday, May 30th from his efforts on behalf of local veterans.  The Prowers County Commissioners made the presentation to Boxley, with his wife, Barbara and County Veterans Service Officer, Gary Harbert, in attendance. Commissioner Ron Cook offered his appreciation on behalf of commissioners, Wendy […]

Balloons Commemorate Memorial Day at Fairmount Cemetery

Balloons Commemorate Memorial Day at Fairmount Cemetery

Clear blue skies and light winds from the north made for a perfect Memorial Day morning to launch balloons this past Monday from the veteran’s section of Fairmount Cemetery in Lamar. Peacock Funeral Home organized the event, which may, according to Clay Peacock, become an annual observance. Some 40 to 50 persons were on hand, […]