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Colorado is Home to First U.S.-Bred Certified Hemp Seed

Colorado is Home to First U.S.-Bred Certified Hemp Seed

    BROOMFIELD, Colo. –In the race to develop a successful, viable hemp industry, Colorado is now home to the first U.S.-bred hemp seed to qualify as Association of Official Seed Certifying Agencies (AOSCA) certified seed. “This is an exciting time for the industrial hemp industry.  It seems breeding, technology, and information advances are happening […]

Jimmie Duarte Sr….January 4, 2018

Jimmie Duarte Sr….January 4, 2018

    Jimmie Duarte Sr. passed away January 4th, 2018 after a long battle with cancer at the age of 60 years old.   A native of Lamar, many people knew him for his ability to make others laugh and smile, always giving a helping hand, and of course his crazy hat tricks. He was […]

Partners for HOPE Benefits from Donations

Partners for HOPE Benefits from Donations

The Partners for HOPE received approximately $31,000 in donations from various local contributors and state and national organizations in December, according to HOPE Executive Director, Lori Hammer. She offered thanks to those persons whose contributions ranged from $5,000 to $100 to help maintain activities at the youth center at Lincoln School on North 10th Street […]

COUNTY SHERIFFS OF COLORADO SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

COUNTY SHERIFFS OF COLORADO SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

  Sheriff Sam Zordel announced today that County Sheriffs of Colorado, Inc. (CSOC), the state Sheriffs Association, will award a $500 scholarship to a deserving Prowers County student this spring. CSOC established the scholarship program in 1978.  Since then, this effort has continued as a meaningful expression of the sheriffs’ confidence in and respect for […]

Job Isac Licano, Sr….April 7, 1945 – January 14, 2018

  A celebration of life memorial service for longtime Hasty resident, Job Isac Licano, Sr. will be held at 11:00 AM Friday January 19, 2018 at the Peacock Family Chapel in Lamar with Pastor Rod Coulter of the Seed and Supply Church of Las Animas officiating. Per Job’s request cremation has taken place and there […]

Robert Roller…April 20, 1937 – January 14, 2018

Robert Roller…April 20, 1937 – January 14, 2018

  Graveside Memorial Services for Robert Roller will be held at 11am on Friday, January 19, 2018 at Fort Lyon National Cemetery in Las Animas, Colorado with Pastor Diane Hutson officiating. Per Mr. Roller’s request, cremation has taken place. Robert Theodore Roller was born on April 20, 1937 in Brooklyn, New York to Anna Eitel […]