RSSArchive for March 21st, 2016

Ralph W. Deatherage…June 28, 1931 – March 17, 2016

A Memorial Service for Ralph Deatherage will be held on Thursday, March 24, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. at Fort Lyon National Cemetery in Las Animas, Colorado. Pastor Diane Hutson will officiate. Military Rites will be provided by VFW Post #2411 and American Legion District #1 Post 6. Ralph Wellman Deatherage was born on June 28, […]

Birth Announcements: Fuentes -/- Sena -/- Gonzales

Birth Announcements: Fuentes -/- Sena -/- Gonzales

Mirian Rodriguez and Jose Fuentes of Lamar, Colorado announce the birth of their daughter, Avery Ilene Fuentes at Prowers Medical Center at 11:10pm on Thursday, March 17, 2016 at Prowers Medical Center with Sharon Hendricks attending. Avery weighed seven pounds and was 19 3/4inches in length at birth.  Brothers/Sisters: Julian, Natalee, Fabian and Dorian.  Grandparents […]

LCC President Marrin Announces Retirement

LCC President Marrin Announces Retirement

(Lamar, Colorado; March 21, 2016)  John Marrin, Lamar Community College’s president for the past eight years, has recently announced his decision to retire. Marrin said that leaving is bittersweet and that he will miss the LCC family, but having spent 40 years in higher education he thought it was time to retire.  He made this […]

Healthy Places Kids Stay Busy with Spring Break Outdoor Events

Healthy Places Kids Stay Busy with Spring Break Outdoor Events

Despite chilly morning temperatures and brisk wind, dozens of local kids turned up for activities for Spring Break 2016, sponsored by LiveWell Prowers County and Healthy Places in Lamar. During the break from classroom studies, students from the third grade and up registered for a week of outdoor events, March 14-18 at various locations around […]

NASS Cattle on Feed Report

NASS Cattle on Feed Report

CATTLE ON FEED – COLORADO The number of cattle and calves on feed for the slaughter market in Colorado feedlots with a capacity of 1,000 head or larger was estimated at 890,000 head as of March 1, 2016. The latest inventory was 1 percent above last month’s inventory but no change from the March 1, […]

New at the Lamar Public Library for Week of March 19, 2016

New at the Lamar Public Library for Week of March 19, 2016

ADDED TO THE LIBRARY COLLECTION WEEK OF MARCH 19, 2016   ADULT FICTION   I’m Traveling Alone by Samuel Bjork Morning Star #3: Red Rising trilogy by Pierce Brown Fire Touched #9: Mercy Thompson by Patricia Briggs Dime Piece by Tracy Brown Gentleman Jole and the Red Queen #16: Vorkosigan saga by Lois McMaster Bujold […]