RSSArchive for January 9th, 2018

Anna Marie Pointon…December 2, 1926 – January 7, 2018

Anna Marie Pointon…December 2, 1926 – January 7, 2018

    Anna Pointon passed away on January 7, 2018 at Arkansas Regional Medical Center in La Junta, CO at the age of 91. Per Anna’s request, there will be no services held. A private inurnment will be held at a later date at the Bent/Las Animas Cemetery. There will be a time to share […]

Louis G. Ortiz…May 15, 1927 – January 5, 2018

Louis G. Ortiz…May 15, 1927 – January 5, 2018

  A Memorial Mass for Las Animas, CO resident, Louis Ortiz will be held at 11am Monday, January 15, 2018 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Las Animas, CO with Father Henry Wertin officiating. Rosary will be held at 10:30am, prior to Mass.   Private inurnment will take place at a later date. Louis G. Ortiz […]

Pilot Flying J Truck Stop Opening January 13th in Lamar

Pilot Flying J Truck Stop Opening January 13th in Lamar

    Pilot Flying J representatives are planning what is called a ‘soft’ opening of their new store at 708 North Main Street in Lamar on Saturday, January 13th.  It will be a normal day of activity with no special events planned at this time. This will mark the 4th Pilot Flying J location in […]

LUB Discusses Solution for ARPA Repayment to Light Plant Customers

LUB Discusses Solution for ARPA Repayment to Light Plant Customers

  The Lamar Utility Board began their 2018 monthly meeting with the financial statements for November 2017 which showed that cash is up $326,438 from October and accounts receivable decreased by $233,471. The total operating revenue for the month was $1,097,657 with operating costs of $840,985 for a gross operating income of $256,672.  When the […]

PMC Update Presented to Lamar City Council

PMC Update Presented to Lamar City Council

Craig Loveless, Chief Executive Officer for Prowers Medical Center, provided an over-view of the past year’s activities at the hospital for the Lamar City Council during their first meeting of 2018. Loveless referenced six areas of interest: Quality, People, Service, Finance, Growth and Community where the hospital had designed goals for general improvement for the […]

Helen Pannell…January 8, 1923 – January 7, 2018

    A Memorial Service for Helen Armstrong-Pannell will be held at 10am on Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at the Syracuse Wesleyan Church in Syracuse, Kansas. Inurnment will take place at a later date. Helen (Mitchell) Armstrong-Pannell was born on January 8, 1923 in Anderson, Missouri to William and Louella (Slagle) Mitchell. She passed away […]