RSSArchive for July 1st, 2016

Council Briefed on Syringe Exchange Program Proposal

Council Briefed on Syringe Exchange Program Proposal

A discussion concerning a program to reduce the increase of Hepatitis C in Prowers County was presented to the Lamar City Council by members of the County Health Department. Tammie Clark, Director of Public Health for Prowers County, was accompanied by public health nurses Morgan Bennett and Ryann Wollert, who presented health-related concerns regarding local […]

Curtis Lane Porter Becomes Prowers County Court Judge

Curtis Lane Porter Becomes Prowers County Court Judge

Curtis Porter was sworn in as the new Prowers County Court Judge Friday, July 1st in the courtroom where he will preside.  Porter is replacing Judge Larry Stutler who resigned his position after years on the bench.  Stutler said during his farewell reception at the courthouse just hours earlier on Thursday that he and his […]

Evan Reed Receives Scholarship

Evan Reed Receives Scholarship

Evan Reed who will attend West Texas University was selected for the Prowers Conservation District Scholarship which is a 500.00 scholarship.   Pictured from left to right Dean Reed, Evan Reed, Donnie McBee and Shirley Razey.

Birth Announcements: Lujan -/- Rodriguez -/- Vazquez

Birth Announcements: Lujan -/- Rodriguez -/- Vazquez

Savannah Hiner and Joseph Lujan of Lamar, Colorado announce the birth of their daughter Cinnamon Marie Dawn Lujan at 1:45pm at Prowers Medical Center on Tuesday, June 28, 2016 with Sharon Hendricks attending. Cinnamon weighed seven pounds and was 20 inches in length at birth.  Brothers/Sisters: Anthony Lujan.  Grandparents: Kim and Bill Hiner and Danielle […]

Judge Stutler Retires

Judge Stutler Retires

Friends, colleagues and well-wishers were on hand on the third floor of the county courthouse to pay their respects to Judge Larry Stutler Thursday afternoon, as he was officially retiring as Prowers County Judge on June 30th. Stutler said he came to Lamar in 1975 to do a clerkship with George McLachlan and was later […]