It’s an election year, and the campaign season is about to kick in (if it hasn’t already). Consequently, within the next week, both candidates for Congress in District 4 will be coming to Southeastern Colorado to meet with voters.
It’s been said that “a nation’s culture resides in the hearts and the soul of its people”. There is no doubt the same thing can be said about the genesis of the culture of small towns. And nowhere is that culture that springs from the heart and soul of the people more apparent than during a county fair and rodeo.
On the warm and sunny Saturday afternoon of August 25th, Arizona Senator John McCain passed away from the ravages of brain cancer. He was 81 years old. It was a predicted death; the disease was one of the most aggressive of its kind. Since then, eulogies have come from the most esteemed men and women in the country, spoken in a manner typically reserved for former presidents and filled with tremendous praise for those qualities that made him so admired.
It’s hard to believe but Fair Time is nearly here. In order for our readers to fully enjoy the Kiowa County Fair & Rodeo we have provided the schedule of events here. So, sit back, get your schedule lined up, and enjoy the 2018 edition of the Kiowa County Fair & Rodeo!
Lanterns in the window