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RSSArchive for December 18th, 2017

Mildred Medina…February 3, 1920 – December 16, 2017

Mildred Medina…February 3, 1920 – December 16, 2017

  Mass of Christian Burial for Mildred Medina will be held on Friday, December 22, 2017 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Las Animas, Colorado with Father Henry Wertin officiating. Interment will follow in the Bent/Las Animas Cemetery.  Rosary will be held at 9:30 a.m. prior to the Mass. Visitation will be held from 9:00 […]

Joseph G. Bolita…May 23, 1923 – December 13, 2017

Joseph G. Bolita…May 23, 1923 – December 13, 2017

Joseph G. Bolita of Las Animas, Colorado passed away peacefully on December 13, 2017 at the Fowler Health Care Center. Joe was born at Fort Lyon, Colorado on May 23, 1923. His parents were J.A. and Frances (Banta) Bolita.  He had one brother, Jim Bolita. Joe was raised on a 40-acre property known as “Breezy […]

Jose Manzanares…October 17, 1931 – December 15, 2017

Jose Manzanares…October 17, 1931 – December 15, 2017

  A Memorial Mass for Joe Manzanares will be held at 10am on Thursday, December 21, 2017 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Las Animas, Colorado with Father Henry Wertin officiating. Inurnment will follow at Ft. Lyon National Cemetery.  Rosary will be held prior to the Mass at 9:30am. Jose Maria Manzanares, known to most […]

One Step Up Kids Going Buggy!!

One Step Up Kids Going Buggy!!

    Lamar kids are becoming more connected to the great outdoors. Students from One Step Up and the HOPE Center at Lincoln School have been working to complete two long-range projects.  One is to see sod laid on the dirt playground at Lincoln School and the other is the completion of the skate park, […]

Restaurant Crash and Truck Rollover...Traffic Accidents for Lamar

Restaurant Crash and Truck Rollover…Traffic Accidents for Lamar

    Two traffic accidents came to note in Lamar since this past Saturday, December 16th.  Saturday around 1pm, a vehicle, jumped the curb on the south side of the parking lot of Thai Spicy Basil at 10 South Main in Lamar and went east through the front window, into the dining area.  Fortunately no […]