RSSArchive for July 13th, 2021

Filiberto “Filio” Carrillo, Jr…January 31, 1953 – July 12, 2021

Filiberto “Filio” Carrillo, Jr…January 31, 1953 – July 12, 2021

    A Mass of Christian burial for longtime Lamar, Colorado resident, Filiberto Carrillo, Jr., affectionately known to his family and friends as Filio and Felix, will be held at 10:00AM on Saturday, July 17, 2021 at the St. Francis de Sales/Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church with Reverend Joseph Lawrence HNG as celebrant. A […]

Gary L. Campbell…September 9, 1941 – December 16, 2020

Gary L. Campbell…September 9, 1941 – December 16, 2020

    A celebration of life memorial service for lifelong Lamar resident, Gary L. Campbell will be held at 11:00AM on Saturday, July 31, 2021 at the Lamar First Baptist Church with Pastor Darren Stroh officiating. Gary was born on September 9, 1941 at Lamar, Colorado to Virgil Ralph and Alice Nettie (Miller) Campbell and […]

Lamar Marijuana Ballot Questions Approved on First Reading

Lamar Marijuana Ballot Questions Approved on First Reading

  Voters in the City of Lamar will have two marijuana-related questions on their November 2, General Election ballot this year.  The Lamar City Council, during their July 12th meeting, presented the two ordinances creating the questions.  One deals with authorization to establish and operate medical and retail marijuana cultivation, manufacturing and testing facilities and […]

Lamar City Sales Tax Maintaining Growth

Lamar City Sales Tax Maintaining Growth

  A 12.16% increase in City of Lamar Sales Tax Revenue was noted for May, 2021 for $39,055 over the same time last year.  2021 collections were $360,259.  Use Tax collections were up 5.15% for total Sales and Use Tax collections increased 9.29% for the same period for a gain of $32,221 and 2021 revenues […]