RSSArchive for September 22nd, 2023

VA Announces Expanded Burial Benefits for Veterans

  WASHINGTON — Today, VA announced that Veterans, and their families, caregivers, and survivors now have access to expanded burial benefits to help with end-of-life expenses related to a Veteran’s gravesite, burial, funeral and transportation of remains to their final resting place. Burial benefits are available to individuals who pay for a Veteran’s burial and funeral […]

LIVESTOCK SLAUGHTER – AUGUST 2023

LIVESTOCK SLAUGHTER – AUGUST 2023

UNITED STATES HIGHLIGHTS: Commercial red meat production for the United States totaled 4.67 billion pounds in August, down 3 percent from the 4.83 billion pounds produced in August 2022. Beef production, at 2.36 billion pounds, was 6 percent below the previous year. Cattle slaughter totaled 2.89 million head, down 6 percent from August 2022. The […]

Sharon Lee Obholz – November 11, 1938 – September 16, 2023

Sharon Lee Obholz – November 11, 1938 – September 16, 2023

    A memorial service for former longtime Lamar, Colorado resident currently of Pittsburgh, Texas will be held at 10:00am on September 30, 2023 at the Fairmount Cemetery with Pastor Travis Horn co-officiating with Kenan Gooden. Sharon was born on November 11, 1938 at Dodge City, Kansas to Lee Roy and Dot Blanche (Combs) Donovan […]

Judy Hieronymus - September 25, 1946 - September 2, 2023

Judy Hieronymus – September 25, 1946 – September 2, 2023

  A celebration of life memorial service for longtime Bristol resident, Judy Hieronymus will be held at 11:00AM on Saturday, September 30, 2023 at the Grace Fellowship Church in Bristol, Colorado with Pastor Kathy Leathers and Ian Blacker co-officiating. In honor of Judy, the family respectfully requests everyone to wear purple.  Per Judy’s request cremation will […]