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Legal Notice

Notice is hereby given the Community State Bank, at 717 N Main St., Lamar, CO  81052, has made application to the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation for a full service bank branch at 1301 Main, Springfield, CO  81073.

Any person wishing to comment on this application may file his or her comments in writing with the Regional Director of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation at its Regional Office at 1601 Bryan Street, Dallas, Texas 75201, not later than October 27th, 2016.  The non-confidential portions of the application are on file in the Regional Office and are available for public inspection during regular business hours.  Photocopies of information in the non-confidential portion of the application file will be made available upon request.

Yard Sale

Huge Inside Sale
VWO Church 108 W. Oak, Lamar –  Friday, November 4th and Saturday, November 5th from 8 to ? – Furniture, dishes, records, collectibles, baby furniture, small appliances & much more.

Yard Sale – (weather permitting)
700 South 10th Street, Lamar – Friday & Saturday, November 4th & 5th from 7am to Noon – Tires, Tonka toys, two-man saw, landscape rock, rakes, toy spring horse, pitchfork, kid’s clothes, dolls, etc.

Great Moving Yard Sale
8077 CR MM.3 @ The Meadows, Lamar – Friday, Nov 4, 9am to 5pm & Saturday, Nov 5, 8am to 2pm – Great selection of household items – some antiques, glasses, kitchen items, re-loader, microwave, holiday items, kid’s clothes and toys, tools and lawn/garden items, large display cases and MORE!

Help Wanted 

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. Taking applications until position is filled. Applications available at Prowers County Department of Human Services, 1001 S Main St, Lamar CO or at For questions call Glynda Pool at 719-336-7486 xt 131. EOE

Addiction Counselor
Full time position based at our Lamar Office. Requires a CACII or Master’s degree in a behavioral health field with equivalent experience, valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record; background check/drug test; computer/electronic record skills.
For more information and to apply online visit or Contact Sierra at 719.383.5455 or

Peer Specialist
Part-time position, hours to be scheduled as needed in our Lamar office. Requirements: HS diploma/GED, personal mental health and/or addiction experience; valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record; background check/drug test. $8.50/hr
For more information and to apply online visit or contact Sierra at 719.383.5455 or EOE

For appointment coordination, event and meeting planning, make travel arrangements, pick up dry cleaning, banking, must possess a valid driver’s license. pays $11/hour. Send your letter of interest or resume to:

Part-Time Receptionist
Searching for a part-time receptionist to wait on customers, answer phones, perform basic filing, and help with team projects. Approximately 20 hours per week. Email resume to:

Services Admin
Organized with the ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment, strong interpersonal, excellent verbal and written communication skills. Send your resume and salary to:

The City of Lamar is accepting applications for a temporary part-time Gate Attendant at the City of Lamar’s Municipal Landfill.
Applications and essential job functions available at the Human Resource’s Office, City Complex , 102 East Parmenter, Lamar, CO, 336-4376. Applications will be taken until 4:00 p.m. Friday, November 11, 2016. Contingent upon job offer, the successful applicant will be required to take a pre-employment physical and drug and alcohol test and must provide a current motor vehicle record. EOE

Maintenance Worker, Senior
The City of Lamar is seeking an enthusiastic individual that under general supervision, performs a variety of skilled and semi-skilled manual labor in the construction, maintenance, and repair of public buildings, and equipment; operates light and medium duty equipment and trucks up to 2 1/2 tons on a regular basis. Must have or be able to obtain a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL).
Starting Salary: $12.41 an hour. Applications must be received in the Human Resources Office, City Complex, 102 East Parmenter, Lamar, CO 81052-3299 by 4:00pm, Friday, November 11, 2016. Contingent upon job offer, the successful applicant will be required to take a pre-employment physical and drug/alcohol test and also provide a current motor vehicle record. EOE


For Rent/Real Estate

Excellent Location – 313 South 5th Street Lamar – 400 Sq. feet, Utilities Included. All Newly Remodeled – Your Own Private Entry – Call Lori 336-7000

House for Sale
817 Willow Valley, Corner Lot – 2283 sq ft floor, 1080 sq ft, 3-bay garage, 522 sq ft covered porch. Call 719-688-0132



Wanted:  Business Offices to Clean
Will provide comprehensive janitorial services between McClave and Lamar. Call and ask for Kathie at 719-940-1964


Notice of Appointment to Board of Education
The Board of Education of the Lamar RE-2 School District is accepting applications from persons interested in serving on the Board of Education from the date of apporintment on December 12, 2016 until the next regular biennial school election in November 2017. To be eligible for appointment, each candidate must be a registered elector of the school district for a least twelve consecutive months prior to the date of appointment. The applicant must be a resident of the Director District C in which the vacancy exists.

The precise description of Director District C is located on the Lamar School District website, (Board Policy AA-E) or at the Lamar School District Administration Building at 210 W. Pearl St.

Any person who meets the qualifications and who desires to be considered for the appointment is invited to file a written notice of such intention with the secretary of the Board of Education by 4:00 p.m., Thursday, December 1st, 2016 at Lamar School District Administration Office, 210 W. Pearl St., Lamar, CO 81052. The Board will interview prospective candidates on December 12, 2016 at the regular School Board meeting. For further information, contact Terri Farmer at 719-336-3251.

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