RSSArchive for August 25th, 2017

Honkers at 5 Arrows Farm Market

Honkers at 5 Arrows Farm Market

    A seasonal and spacious market at 307 North Main, the 5 Arrows Farm Market, offers fresh produce and products from Rocky Ford farms. The Lamar Chamber Honkers recently paid a courtesy call on the owners, Curtis and Jennifer Lubbers at their business which opened to the public in late July.  “We expect to […]

Lamar Chamber Business of the Month:  OneMain Financial

Lamar Chamber Business of the Month: OneMain Financial

OneMain Financial has been in business dating back to 1912 under a variety of names you may recognize such as Commercial Credit, Avco, Associates, CitiFinancial, American General and Springleaf. We’ve been right here in Lamar for over 50 years.  OneMain is managed by Jake Chamberlain who has been with the company for over 17 years. […]

Fred Williams…June 27, 1932 – August 21, 2017

  Funeral Services for Fred Williams were held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 24, 2017 at Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel in Holly, CO with Pastor Kathy Leathers officiating. Interment followed in the Holly Cemetery. Fred Williams was born June 27, 1932, in Brush, CO, the oldest child of Cecil and Irma (Benton) Williams. He passed […]

ITMATTRS Survey to Focus on Local Perceptions of Opioid Addiction

ITMATTRS Survey to Focus on Local Perceptions of Opioid Addiction

  Opioid addiction can be more prevalent in rural areas of the nation than major cities and southeast Colorado is not exempt from an influx of misuse of the pain-killing drugs. Colorado is high on the list for deaths by misuse with one study from 2014 indicating as many as three dozen deaths a month […]

PMC Sets Sights on New Strategic Plan, Recaps Current Accomplishments

PMC Sets Sights on New Strategic Plan, Recaps Current Accomplishments

  The final report on Prowers Medical Center’s Strategic Plan was summarized for PMC board members by CEO Craig Loveless this past Wednesday, August 23rd.  He noted that although it was a final report, many of the programs are on-going for improvements to the hospital’s interaction with the community and improved medical care for patients. […]