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RSSArchive for November 15th, 2017

Birth Announcement:  Hodge

Birth Announcement: Hodge

  Courtney and Chalis Hodge of Lamar, Colorado announce the birth of their son, Regan Raymond-Mace Hodge at 6:51pm at Prowers Medical Center on November 11, 2017 with Sharon Hendricks attending.  Regan weighed eight pounds and was 20 1/4 inches in length at birth.  Grandparents:  Kristie Jackson and Elmer Nelson and Shawna and Regan Hodge.

Beverly Stricker…September 9, 1929 – November 13, 2017

Beverly Stricker…September 9, 1929 – November 13, 2017

  Mass of Christian Burial for Las Animas, CO resident, Beverly Stricker will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, November 20, 2017 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Las Animas, CO with Father Henry Wertin officiating. Interment will follow the Mass at Ft. Lyon National Cemetery. Rosary will be held at 9:30 a.m. Beverly […]

Lodging Panel Seeking New Membership

Lodging Panel Seeking New Membership

There were no new applications for funding on the Prowers County Lodging Tax Panel for their monthly meeting on November 14th.  Discussion did focus on replacement members as Panel President, Pat Palmer, submitted his resignation from the board which will be effective at the end of this year.  Palmer, who has been president for several […]

Lamar City Sales Tax Revenues Take a Jump

Lamar City Sales Tax Revenues Take a Jump

    Somebody has been spending money. The September Sales and Use Tax collections, collected in October, show an 18% hike for a $51,785 gain over last year at this same time.  Collections for 2016 were $287,753 and for 2017 at $339,538.  Total Sales and Use Tax collections posted a similar jump at 20.29% for […]