RSSArchive for September 21st, 2018

Ellis L. Bever…January 30, 1938 – September 21, 2018

  Services will be held at a later date for longtime Lamar resident, Ellis L. Bever. Per Ellis’ request cremation will take place and there will be no visitation. Ellis was born on January 30, 1938 in Granada, Colorado to Everett Lloyd Bever and Mary Ellen Kepp-Bever and departed this life on Friday September 21, […]

LCC Ribbon Cutting Held for Learning Garden Dedication

LCC Ribbon Cutting Held for Learning Garden Dedication

    The new Learning Garden, set on the open campus of Lamar Community College, just west of the Betz Technology Center, was dedicated Thursday, September 20th, with an official ribbon cutting and presentation of two ag education-oriented scholarships to LCC students. Dr. Linda Lujan, LCC President, introduced guests, Jim Fricke, Executive Director of the […]

Esperanza (Hope) Herrera…December 9, 1957 – September 17, 2018

      A Memorial Service for Esperanza (Hope) Herrera will be held @ 11am on Friday September 28, 2018 at the Lamar Community Building in Lamar, CO with Mike Caldwell officiating.  Esperanza (Hope) was born December 9, 1957 in Lamar, CO to John And Minnie Herrera. Hope passed away on September 17, 2018 at […]

Colorado Employment Situation in August 2018

  Employers in Colorado added 1,500 nonfarm payroll jobs from July to August for a total of 2,740,500 jobs, according to the survey of business establishments. There was no change in private sector payroll jobs and government increased 1,500. July estimates were revised up to 2,739,000, and the over the month increase from June to […]