RSSArchive for March 16th, 2022

Experience the history and excitement of the 1800s at LCC’s Frontier History Encampment

Experience the history and excitement of the 1800s at LCC’s Frontier History Encampment

  Free event on the Lamar Community College campus April 29-30 brings frontier history to life with historic storytellers, demonstrations and hands-on activities   (Lamar, Colo.) – Lamar Community College (LCC) invites community members to step back into the Great Plains of the 1800s at the 2022 Frontier History Encampment. The free family-friendly event is […]

Lamar Utility Board Approves Arby Economic Incentive Package

Lamar Utility Board Approves Arby Economic Incentive Package

    A fast-food business, RB Colorado LLC, received an economic development incentive agreement from the Lamar Utility Board for their proposed outlet, which will be situated at the site of the former WHO Blue Building at 1002 North Main Street.  The utility board’s approval was contingent on the Lamar City Council’s approval which was […]

PCPHE Covid-19 Report for March 16, 2022 Shows Minimum Cases

PCPHE Covid-19 Report for March 16, 2022 Shows Minimum Cases

  The Prowers County Department of Public Health and Environment reported zero cases in the county over the past seven days and only six cases in the past 14 days.   These numbers are the lowest for Prowers County in the past year.  Hospitalizations are up two at 167 since reporting began and the total number […]

Former Ag Dept. Chair Greg Cash Will Serve as Interim Dean of Instruction at Lamar Community College

Former Ag Dept. Chair Greg Cash Will Serve as Interim Dean of Instruction at Lamar Community College

    (Lamar, Colo.) – Lamar Community College (LCC) has named Greg Cash as the interim dean of instruction. Cash replaces Dr. Annessa Stagner Stulp who began a new position with the Colorado Community College System March 1. Cash retired from education in July 2020 after serving as LCC’s agriculture, equine and rodeo department chair […]

Letter to the Editor:  Ukraine History of Resistance

Letter to the Editor:  Ukraine History of Resistance

A Ukrainian colleague suggested I watch “Winter on Fire”, a documentary on Netflix of the peaceful resistance of Ukrainians during the attempt at destruction of their democracy in 2013. She thought it captured the heart of Ukrainians. I am utterly inspired by the people in Ukraine and their unwavering courage in pursuit of democracy. The […]