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 Help Wanted 

Social Caseworker
Prowers County Department of Human Services is seeking applicants for a Social Caseworker to provide services where abuse or neglect of children has occurred or where there is risk of abuse and/or neglect. Also provides services to at risk adults in need of protection. This position requires a Bachelor’s Degree with a major in Human Behavioral Sciences field. There is no substitute of experience for the degree requirement. Requires a criminal background check. Applications may be obtained at Prowers County Department of Human Services, 1001 S. Main St, Lamar CO or downloaded from the Prowers County Web Site at Taking applications until position is filled. Any questions contact Glynda Pool at 719-336-7486 xt 131.

Fire Engineer/EMT-1 
Lamar Fire & Ambulance is accepting applications for a Full-time Fire Engineer/EMT-Intermediate. Applicants must be certified as a Colorado Emergency Medical Technician Intermediate or as an EMT-Basic willing to obtain EMT-Intermediate certification. Hazardous Materials Operations or Technician level certifications preferred.
Starting Salary: $14.36 an hour. Applications may be picked up at the Human Resources Office, City Complex, 102 East Parmenter, Lamar, CO 81052-3299 or on-line at Applications, including a resume, must be submitted to the Human Resources Office at the above address or to Position will remain open until filled. E.O.E.

Assistant Director
Little People’s Preschool and Child Care Center is taking applications for assistant director for the 2017-18 school year. Must be or be willing to become Director qualified. Bachelor in early childhood education preferred. Call Jackie Randle at 719-688-1060
Income Maintenance Technician
Prowers County Department of Human Services is seeking applicants for an Income Maintenance Technician. Minimum qualifications – High School Diploma or GED and two years full-time responsible office clerical or extensive public contact experience required. Must have computer experience. Bilingual preferred but not required. Applications available at Prowers County Department of Human Services, 1001 S Main St, Lamar CO or at Deadline for applications May 19, 2017 at 5:00 pm. For questions call Glynda Pool at 719-336-7486 xt 131. EOE

Two Road & Bridge Full Time Openings
Prowers County Road & Bridge Department has two full-time job openings. Applicants must have a valid Colorado Commercial Driver’s License, must be willing to submit to a drug test and successfully complete a physical examination in order to demonstrate ability to perform the essential functions of the position. Applications and Job Description may be picked up and returned to the Prowers County Administration Office, 301 South Main Street, Suite 215, Lamar, CO 81052. Even if you have previously applied with Prowers County Road & Bridge Department you will need to re-apply for this. EOE

Nail Technician
Great nail technicians are needed throughout Colorado!  Get a great job where you can be creative and social.  Work for a salon or be your own boss.  No experience?  No problem.  Become a nail tech this summer through Lamar Community College.  In just 10 short weeks, you will gain all the knowledge and skills necessary to compete your license exam and begin a successful career as a nail technician.  Learn more at or call us today at 719.336.1590.

Operations Crew Member
Full Time: Grain Company looking for an operations crew member for Holly and surrounding facilities. Duties to include: loading and unloading trucks, general maintenance, and truck driving. Prior agriculture experience, along with a CDL preferred. Great career opportunity for a candidate, with the right experience. Excellent benefits, and the security of working for a growing, successful company. Pick up an application at: NORAG, LLC, 408 S. First Ave, Holly, Colorado. For more information call: 719-537-6514.


Yard Sales

Yard Sale
210 Prairie St., Lamar – Saturday, May 20th from 7am to ?? – MOTHER OF ALL YARD SALES

Unit Sale
Unit number 8 behind Radio Shack, Lamar – Friday, May 19 and Saturday, May 20 from 8am to 12 Noon – Vintage Zenith standing radio, Singer cabinet sewing machine, lighted curio cabinet, numerous vintage items and also new tools and other nice things.

Tool and Yard Equipment Sale
41 Mayhew, Lamar – Saturday, May 27 from 7am to 12 Noon – Air compressor, wrenches, tires, hammers, and lots of tools and yard equipment including shovels, rakes, etc.

Yard Sale
800 South 5th Lamar – Friday May 19 from 6am to 10 am – Ski board, aquarium, Christmas decorations, doggie door and misc. household items


For Rent/Real Estate

Lamar Duplex Apartment For Rent
403 1/2 E. Elm St, Lamar – 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, washer & dryer, central air & heat.  $450.00 a month + utilities $300 deposit. No pets or smokers. Call 719-691-9873

House For Sale
201 Willow Valley in Lamar located across from the park. Beautiful 5 bedroom with 2.5 baths, Meticulous, very clean, remodeled, hard wood floors, 3800 sq. ft., large shade trees, luscious lawn. Call Kami at 719-688-0986 for a showing.



Motorcycles For Sale
2009 Suzuki GZ250 Nice bike, save on gas! Low Low Miles only 2,351 – $2500 and/or 2011 Yamaha XV250 V Star 250 Very nice bike in Great condition with low miles 2,447 – $2700 – Call 691-0791

Public Notice


Notice of Proposed School Budget
Notice is hereby given that a proposed budget has been submitted to the Board of Education of Lamar School District Re 2 for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2017 and has been filed in the office of the Superintendent where it is available for public inspection.  Such proposed budget will be considered for adoption at the Regular Meeting of the Board of Education of said district at 210 West Pearl on June 12, 2017 at 6:30pm.  Any person paying school taxes in said district may at any time prior to the final adoption of the budget file or register his objections thereto.
Board of Education • Lamar School District Re-2 • Nancy Winsor, Board Secretary


To whom it may concern:
Public notice that in 30 days from date due of publication of this notice, the miscellaneous items in storage at 500 Commercial Street in the following unit(s) by the person(s) listed below will become property of C & C Storage, if the fee has not been paid in full.

F-4 10’ x 10’ belonging to Howard Votruba
F-15 10×20 belonging to Loretta Sandoval
E-14 10x 20 belonging to Sonia Paniagua
D-4 10×10 belonging to Patricia Walkinshaw

Guy Carter/Owner – Published Date: May, 17 2016
C & C Storage • 7215 US Highway 50 West • Lamar, CO 81052 • (719) 336-4020

Notice for Public Hearing
Take notice that a Public Hearing regarding the proposed annexation of the real property located in the N1/2 of the NE1/4 of Section 31, Township 22 South, Range 46 West, of the Sixth Principal Meridian the property also known as the T. L. Tucker property and comprising 8.421 acres with a street address of 708 N. Main Street, Lamar, Prowers County, Colorado will be held at a regular meeting of the Lamar City Council on June 12, 2017 at 7:00 p. m., or as soon thereafter as the matter may be heard. The meeting will be held in the City Council Chambers at 102 E. Parmenter Street, 2nd Floor, Lamar, Colorado.

Any person may appear before the City Council at the time and place stated above to be heard on the proposed request or by writing the City Clerk’s Office, City of Lamar, 102 E. Parmenter Street, Lamar, CO 81052.

Notice of Public Hearing:  PZ-2017-01 – Legal Advertisement
Take notice that a regular meeting to be held at 5:30pm, on May 25th, 2017 in the City Council Chambers, 2ndfloor, 102 East Parmenter Street, Lamar, Colorado, The City Planning and Zoning Commission will consider the application of: City of Lamar
For a zoning change which affects the property situated inside the City of Lamar, County of Prowers and the State of Colorado, legally described as:
Real property N ½ of the NE ¼  of section 31, Township 22South, range 46 West, of the sixth principal Meridian the property also known as the T.L. Tucker property.
And more commonly known as:  708 North Main Street, Lamar, Colorado 81052.
The desired change is to a C-3 (Highway District)
Any person may appear before the Planning and Zoning Commission at the time and place stated above to be heard on the proposed request.
Craig G. Brooks, Director Planning and Zoning Commission – City of Lamar, Colorado


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