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Mary O. Romero…October 29, 1942 – February 28, 2018

Mary O. Romero…October 29, 1942 – February 28, 2018

  Mass of Christian Burial for Mary Romero will be held at 10am on Monday, March 5, 2018 at St. Francis de Sales/Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Lamar, Colorado with Father Mariusz Wirkowski as Celebrant. Interment will follow in the Riverside Cemetery. Rosary will be held prior to the Mass at 9:30am at […]

Jones Announces as Candidate for Bent County Sheriff

Jones Announces as Candidate for Bent County Sheriff

  I, Bradley Jones, am pleased to announce my candidacy as a Democratic candidate for Bent County Sheriff in the upcoming November, 2018 election. I understand that politics are the vehicle for running for an elected position as Sheriff; however the Office of Sheriff represents all of the citizens of Bent County regardless of political […]

February 2018 Drought Update

February 2018 Drought Update

  2018 has started off warm and dry across most of the state with very few below average temperatures; and despite recent precipitation, it is unlikely that many basins in the southern half of the state will be able to reach average snow accumulation this season. 71 percent of the state is in some level […]

LCC Announces Academic Honors for Fall 2017 Semester

LCC Announces Academic Honors for Fall 2017 Semester

      (Lamar, Colorado; February 28, 2018) A total of 110 Lamar Community College students have earned academic honors for the Fall 2017 semester including 52 named to the President’s List for achieving a perfect 4.0 GPA. Each semester, Lamar Community College credits its top-performing students with three distinct honors: President’s List (GPA of […]

Two Vehicle Accident at 6th and Hickory

Two Vehicle Accident at 6th and Hickory

    Lamar Police and Lamar Fire, Ambulance and EMS responded to a two vehicle accident that occurred shortly before 8am on Thursday, March 1st, at the intersection of 6th and Hickory Streets, due north of the railroad crossing in Lamar. While details are not available at this time, EMS responders appeared to be transferring […]

Commissioners Announce Openings on Deadman Drainage District

Commissioners Announce Openings on Deadman Drainage District

  The Prowers County Board of Commissioners is accepting applications from persons who are residents of Prowers County and who either own or lease property in the Deadman Drainage District to fill (2) two positions on the District Board.   One position holds a 6 year term which expires in August 2023. One position holds […]