RSSArchive for January 10th, 2018

Sculpture Drawing to Benefit Jimmy Duarte Memorial

Sculpture Drawing to Benefit Jimmy Duarte Memorial

On January 4th I lost my uncle Jimmy. He had a hard battle with prostate cancer, and is now at peace with our Lord. My name is Jesse Martinez and I a nationally known artist. In an effort to help raise money for funeral costs I will have the following wood sculpture art piece I’ve […]

Enedina L. “Nancy” Perez…May 14, 1933 – January 9, 2018

Enedina L. “Nancy” Perez…May 14, 1933 – January 9, 2018

  A Funeral Mass for longtime Wiley resident, Nancy Perez will be held at 11:00 AM, Friday January 12, 2018 at St. Francis de Sales/Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Lamar with Rev. Mariusz Wirkowski officiating. Rita Ybarra will recite the Rosary to be held prior to the Mass at 10:30 also at the […]

Lorraine Woolley Announces Retirement as Prowers County Treasurer

Lorraine Woolley Announces Retirement as Prowers County Treasurer

  Lorraine Woolley, Prowers County Treasurer, announces she will retire at the end of this term. I will not seek re-election for a seventh term as the Prowers County Treasurer and Public Trustee.  I first ran for the office in 1994 and will complete my sixth term in December 2018. During my time in office […]

Save the Date: Southeast Rural Philanthropy Days to Take Place in Lamar June 13 – 15, 2018

Save the Date: Southeast Rural Philanthropy Days to Take Place in Lamar June 13 – 15, 2018

    3-day event promises to have large impact on pressing regional needs Lamar, CO (June 13 – 15, 2018) – Organizers expect more than 250 attendees at this year’s Southeast Rural Philanthropy Days (RPD), a three-day event that brings together Colorado’s foundations, nonprofits, and local stakeholders. Held June 13-15, 2018 in Lamar, Colorado, the […]

Birth Announcement: Torres - Groover

Birth Announcement: Torres – Groover

  Marian and Fabian Torres of Lamar, Colorado announces the birth of their daughter, Luna May Torres at Prowers Medical Center at 6:15am on Saturday, January 6, 2018 with Dr. Foley attending. Luna weighed five pounds and three ounces and was 18 inches in length at birth.  Children at Home:  Deandre Caldwell.  Grandparents:  Leticia and […]

Wittman Declares Candidacy for Prowers County Treasurer

Wittman Declares Candidacy for Prowers County Treasurer

  I, Judy Wittman, am announcing my candidacy for election to the office of Prowers County Treasurer and Public Trustee. For the past four years, I have had the pleasure of working in the Prowers County Treasurer’s office for Lorraine Woolley, Treasurer.  During this time I have learned the importance of safeguarding public funds, collecting, […]

Lamar City Sales Tax Revenue Report

Lamar City Sales Tax Revenue Report

    The new year is starting on a high note for Lamar’s City Sales Tax Revenue report, perhaps continuing the trend of increases that closed out 2017. November City Sales Tax collected in December 2017 showed an 11.65% gain for an increase of $28,920 over the same time period last year.  Collections for 2016 […]