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Feathers Flies at State Fair Parade

Feathers Flies at State Fair Parade

    The Lamar Honkers represented the community in this year’s State Fair Parade in Pueblo, bringing the well-known mascot, “Feathers”, decorated to this year’s parade theme, ‘Horsing Around in Pueblo, since 1869’. While Feathers didn’t bring home a trophy, as has happened in some past years, she still managed to garner a lot of […]

Lamar Honkers Regrouping

Lamar Honkers Regrouping

    The Lamar Chamber Honkers, a branch of the Lamar Chamber of Commerce for an estimated six decades, is reorganizing after a lapse of a year. Easily recognized by their mascot, Feathers, the largest goose hunting decoy in the world, the Honkers have acted as a welcoming branch of the Chamber. Periodically, the group […]

Lamar Honkers Help Celebrate People’s Credit Union Grand Opening

Lamar Honkers Help Celebrate People’s Credit Union Grand Opening

  The Lamar Chamber Honkers group was on hand Saturday, February 24th for the grand opening celebration of People’s Credit Union at their new location at 411 South Main Street in Lamar.  The Credit Union moved from their prior location on South 5th Street several months ago. Monte Barham, Vice-President, said he was mindful of […]

Feathers Impresses State Fair Audience

Feathers Impresses State Fair Audience

Feathers, the Lamar Chamber of Commerce Honker’s mascot and the largest goose decoy in the world, received a third place plaque under ‘Community Entries’ in the August 27th State Fair Parade in Pueblo.  Feathers was decorated in flowing garland and colored ribbons to match this year’s parade theme, “Festival of Colors”. Terri Kallish, Events Coordinator […]

Honkers at the Holiday

Honkers at the Holiday

The Lamar Chamber of Commerce Honkers recently paid a visit to Mike Horning, owner/manager of the Holiday Motel at 404 North Main Street in Lamar. The Holiday Motel offers 25 spacious rooms which were recently remodeled. The Holiday Motel has free wi-fi and there is a rear parking area that can accommodate several semis.  Call […]

Lamar Rotary Has New Ducky Dash Venue, Adds New Member

Lamar Rotary Has New Ducky Dash Venue, Adds New Member

Laurie Larrick was brought into the Lamar Rotary this past Thursday, April 14th , was assigned her duties as public relations representative and was immediately tasked with spreading the word about this year’s Lamar Days Ducky Dash, a well-known fund-raiser for the Lamar Rotary. Larrick, who is the Vice-President of Human Relations for the High […]