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Shirley Sniff…September 6, 1938 – December 9, 2017

Shirley Sniff…September 6, 1938 – December 9, 2017

A celebration of life for longtime McClave resident, Shirley Sniff will be held at 2:30PM on Friday, December 15, 2017 at the Lamar Christian Church with Ian Blacker officiating. Interment will follow in the Veteran’s Section in Fairmount Cemetery. Visitation for Shirley will be held on Thursday, December 14, 2017 from 3:00PM until 7:00PM at […]

Eunice Leaverton…February 5, 1925 – December 9, 2017

Eunice Leaverton…February 5, 1925 – December 9, 2017

  A Mass of Christian burial for longtime McClave resident formerly of Lamar, Eunice Leaverton will be held at 10:00AM on Friday, December 15, 2017 at the St. Francis de Sales/Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church with Reverend Henry Wertin as celebrant. A rosary service will be held prior to the Mass at the church […]

Rotary Kid's Christmas Returns to Lamar

Rotary Kid’s Christmas Returns to Lamar

  Lamar Rotary and Prowers County Rotaract members are preparing for their second annual “Rotary Kids’ Christmas,” on Saturday, December 16th at 10am – 2pm at the Shore Arts Center (117 N. Main Street). Complete with a visit and photo with Santa, there will be multiple activities appealing to kids and families as well as […]

Birth Announcement: VanCampen

Birth Announcement: VanCampen

    Chance and Katie VanCampen from Pritchett, Colorado announce the birth of their daughter, Aubrey Ann Vancampen at 12:17pm at Prowers Medical Center on Friday, December 8, 2017 with Dr. Foley attending. Aubrey weighed five pounds, 15 ounces and was 18.5 inches in length at birth.  Grandparents:  Keith and Becky VanCampen and Chad and […]

Senator Crowder Aims at Tax Relief on Used Vehicles

Senator Crowder Aims at Tax Relief on Used Vehicles

Colorado State Senator Larry Crowder plans to introduce a bill eliminating the state sales tax on the purchase of used vehicles. In the media release explaining his reasoning, Crowder stated, “A bill I will be introducing concerns economic empowering of the middle class. The bill is to eliminate state sales tax on the purchase of […]

Chamber Holds Reorganization Meeting

Chamber Holds Reorganization Meeting

  The Lamar Chamber Board of Directors met recently to appoint new director positions for 2018 and committee chairs to head the chamber’s annual events. Kendra Cope will replace Ginger Coberley as chamber president; Jessica Medina will become the vice-president for the New Year with Mary DeLa Virgen as secretary and Cassie Looper as treasurer.  […]