RSSArchive for November 28th, 2016

Morgan Bennett Receives Professional Nursing Award

Morgan Bennett Receives Professional Nursing Award

Morgan Bennett was presented with the New Public Health Nurse of the Year Award recently. The following is information submitted by Tammi Clark, Executive Director of the Prowers County Public Health Department. “From the moment that Morgan Bennett joined the Public Health team, she became a champion in the community. Morgan has become the Public […]

Birth Announcements: Konkel -/- Fehr

Birth Announcements: Konkel -/- Fehr

  Chase Konkel and Madison Burdick of Springfield, Colorado announce the birth of their son, Bodie Patrick Konkel at 3:07am at Prowers Medical Center on Wednesday, November 23, 2016 with Sharon Hendricks attending. Bodie weighed six pounds and eight ounces and was 20 inches in length at birth.  Grandparents:  Travis Konkel, Shelly Chambers, Donna and […]

Kristopher Kent Roesch…April 22, 1989 – November 25, 2016

Kristopher Kent Roesch…April 22, 1989 – November 25, 2016

A celebration of life for current Trinidad resident formerly of Lamar, Kristopher Kent Roesch, affectionately known to his family and friends as Kent, will be held at 11:00AM on Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at the Lamar Community Building with Ian Blacker of the Lamar Christian Church officiating. Interment will follow in the Veteran’s Section at […]

Outpouring of Generosity Aids Toys for Tots CSP Campaign

Outpouring of Generosity Aids Toys for Tots CSP Campaign

“The level of local generosity is really enjoyable to see,” explained CSP officer, J.W. Branniman this past Friday, November 25th.  For the fourth year, the Colorado State Patrol has hosted a ‘Pack the Cruiser’ campaign to raise funds for the local Toys for Tots event.  Patrol cars and a van are parked at Walmart in […]

Emilio Camacho…October 15, 1976 – November 26, 2016

Emilio Camacho…October 15, 1976 – November 26, 2016

A mass of Christian burial for longtime Granada resident, Emilio Camacho will be held at 10:00AM on Friday, December 2, 2016 at the St. Francis de Sales/Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church with Reverend Mariusz Wirkowski as celebrant. A rosary service will be held prior to the mass at 9:30AM at the church with Florence […]

Bent’s Fort Celebrates Holidays, 1840s-Style

Bent’s Fort Celebrates Holidays, 1840s-Style

Bent’s Old Fort National Historic Site will celebrate the holidays in 1840s fashion beginning on Friday evening, December 2 and continuing all through the day on Saturday, December 3. Events begin with guided candlelight tours through the fort starting at 6:30 pm on Friday, December 2.  Groups depart at 15 minute intervals and are led […]

Southeast BOCES Fall Conference in Lamar Bolstered by Share Fair Nation

Southeast BOCES Fall Conference in Lamar Bolstered by Share Fair Nation

(Lamar, Colorado; November 21, 2016) On Friday, November 18, the Southeastern Board of Cooperative Educational Services (SE BOCES) and Lamar Community College hosted their annual Fall Conference for area educators. This year’s conference was powered by Share Fair Nation, a nationwide organization providing professional development for educators, by educators. Approximately 350 attendees from 13 school […]