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Letter to the Editor:  A 'Thank You' Note

Letter to the Editor: A ‘Thank You’ Note

We would like to take a moment to thank a few people for making Lamar a better place to live. Shelly at her Perfect 10 Plus Salon has for some time invited SDS (Southeastern Developmental Services) clients to have their hair cut free of charge on Wednesday afternoons.  Watching our daughter Stacy Ann after a […]

Zella Mae Canfield…March 7, 1929 – June 6, 2017

Zella Mae Canfield…March 7, 1929 – June 6, 2017

            A memorial service for longtime Lamar and Holly resident, Zella Mae Canfield will be held at a later date. Per Zella’s request cremation has taken place and there was no visitation. Zella was born on March 7, 1929 at Roger Mills, Oklahoma to Montz William and Birdie Veach (Funston) Canfield and passed away on […]

Jacob Holdren New Holly Trustee

Jacob Holdren New Holly Trustee

  Jacob Holdren will replace Jerry Jones as a member of the Holly Board of Trustees. Jones submitted his resignation several weeks ago and Holdren took his oath of office during the June 7th meeting. On a similar matter of vacancies, the Trustees reviewed the job description for town administrator, but decided against any formal […]

Richard Arthur Simpson…June 8, 1934 – June 3, 2017

Richard Arthur Simpson…June 8, 1934 – June 3, 2017

  A graveside memorial service for Richard “Dick” Simpson will be held on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at 1 p.m. at Fort Lyon National Cemetery in Las Animas, Colorado. Robert Morrow will officiate. Military committal rites provided by American Legion District #1 Post #6 and VFW Post #2411. Richard Arthur Simpson was born on June […]

CPW Solves 40-year Challenge to Protect World-Class Fishery at John Martin

CPW Solves 40-year Challenge to Protect World-Class Fishery at John Martin

CPW secures water for permanent pool in John Martin Reservoir For the first time in nearly 40 years, a new source of water is flowing into the fish and wildlife conservation pool in John Martin Reservoir. That pool, which has historically been minimally maintained through the purchase of Colorado River water, is intended to provide […]