RSSArchive for September 28th, 2017

Kay Ricken…August 15, 1935 – September 26, 2017

  A Mass of Christian Burial for Kay Ricken will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, October 2, 2017 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Las Animas, CO with Rosary beginning at 1:30 p.m. Interment will follow at Calvary Cemetery in La Junta, CO.  Father Henry Wertin will officiate. Per Kay’s request there will be […]

KVAY Hosting Broadcast on Local Drug Issues

KVAY Hosting Broadcast on Local Drug Issues

LAMAR, CO—The Centers for Disease Control are calling substance abuse a national epidemic. As much as many people don’t want to think about it, Southeast Colorado is dealing with this issue like the rest of the nation. It is necessary to identify problems and talk about the solutions to substance abuse.   KVAY hopes to […]

Gene Gourley…May 3, 1934 – September 25, 2017

Gene Gourley…May 3, 1934 – September 25, 2017

    A memorial service for longtime Lamar resident, Gene Gourley, will be held at 10am on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at the Lamar Christian Church with Ian Blacker officiating. Per Gene’s request cremation will take place and there will be no visitation. Gene was born on May 3, 1934 at Lycan, Colorado to Monte […]

Granada Closing Town Landfill

Granada Closing Town Landfill

  The Granada Trustees voted unanimously to allow the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) to close the town’s landfill. The vote was taken during a special Trustees meeting held on Wednesday evening, September 27th. The action closes a lengthy chapter of struggles on the part of the Trustees to find a balance […]