RSSArchive for November 14th, 2016

Wayne M. Mathes…November 6, 1934 – November 13, 2016

Wayne M. Mathes…November 6, 1934 – November 13, 2016

  A memorial service for current Lamar resident, Wayne M. Mathes will be held at a later date.  Per Wayne’s request cremation will take place and there will be no visitation. Wayne was born on November 6, 1934 at Memphis, Missouri to Okla Lee and Bessie (Walker) Mathes and passed away on November 13, 2016 at […]

LCC Booster Club hosts High School Night

LCC Booster Club hosts High School Night

(Lamar, Colorado; November 13, 2016) This Friday, November 18, will be High School Night at the Lamar Community College Wellness Center. Admission to all three LCC games scheduled for that night will be free to anyone wearing area high school apparel. The Wellness Center will be busy that afternoon and evening. First, the women’s basketball […]

Cecil Edward Watson, Jr. ..September 6, 1953 – November 11, 2016

Cecil Edward Watson, Jr. ..September 6, 1953 – November 11, 2016

A memorial service for longtime Lamar resident, Cecil E. Watson, Jr., affectionately known to his wife as “Schnookums” and Eddie to his family and friends, will be held at 11:00AM on Friday, November 18, 2016 at the Living Covenant Fellowship with Pastor Rick Beard officiating. Military Honors under the auspices of the Local V.F.W. and […]

Birth Announcement: Delkys

Birth Announcement: Delkys

  Shelby Barton and Delkys Keenan of Lamar, Colorado announce the birth of their son, Keenan Delkys at 11:49am at Prowers Medical Center on Friday, November 11, 2016 with Dr. Korkis attending. Keenan weighed four pounds and nine ounces and was 17 inches in length at birth.  Brothers/Sisters:  Aiden Barton.  Grandparents:  Tina, Marty, John Flores, […]

New Roof Going Up at WPA Site on East Maple Street

New Roof Going Up at WPA Site on East Maple Street

A new roof is being installed on the former WPA buildings on East Maple Street in Lamar by Carrigan Excavation, the site of future community corrections facility planned to be in operation by 2017. A construction crew is removing old shingles, most of which are dating back to when the facility was first built during […]

Letter to the Editor:  Presidential Election

Letter to the Editor: Presidential Election

  Regardless of how each of us voted, we now get to witness a presidency run on hatred, tweets and tantrums. What will be the consequences, not only for our nation, but the world? Kris Stokke South 10th Street Lamar, CO