RSSArchive for October 9th, 2017

Clifford Van Campen - Graveside Services Announcement

Clifford Van Campen – Graveside Services Announcement

  Graveside memorial services for Clifford Van Campen will be held Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 2:30 p.m. at Maxey Cemetery.  

Letter to the Editor:  Clarification

Letter to the Editor: Clarification

Dear Editor: I am writing this in regards to the tragic accident that occurred in Bent County on Sunday, Oct 8th. It is our understanding that the Colorado State Patrol’s policy is not to amend their reports even though clarification is in order. Please note that the northbound vehicle did not yield to the westbound […]

Why We Blame Victims for Domestic Violence

Why We Blame Victims for Domestic Violence

  How many times have you read a news story about a woman accusing someone of abuse only to scroll down to read the comments? Most likely, nestled among a few well-meaning comments of support, you found a bevy of judgment and shaming directed at the survivor. And, they’re coming from both men and women. […]

Mike Harris, Sr….December 9, 1951 – October 8, 2017

Mike Harris, Sr….December 9, 1951 – October 8, 2017

A come and go celebration of life for Wiley, Colorado resident, Mike Harris, Sr. will be held Wednesday, October 11, 2017 from 2pm until 6pm at his home in Wiley at 607 Gordon St. Per Mike’s request cremation will take place and there will be no visitation. Mike was born on December 9, 1951 at […]

Holly Commercial Sets New Meeting Time

Holly Commercial Sets New Meeting Time

    The Holly Commercial Club will begin to meet on a quarterly schedule through the year and in the evenings. Members decided to introduce the new schedule during their noon meeting on October 4th at the United Methodist Church.  It was thought that the new schedule would provide an easier time for all members […]

Groundbreaking for High Plains Pediatric Clinic

Groundbreaking for High Plains Pediatric Clinic

  Expansion work is underway at the High Plains Community Health Center Pediatric Clinic. The construction, to add 2,000 square feet to the building south of the main clinic on Kendall Avenue, will take six months and cost $1M, according to High Plains Executive Director, Eric Niemeyer.   “The adjacent dental clinic will also be expanded […]