Lifestyles

As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian: We're Baaack!

| Rich O'Brian | As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian
Summer’s over, the Hiatus is behind us and Fight Club for men has returned to Eads. Gentlemen, the first meeting for this term will gather at JJ’s Restaurant THIS COMING MONDAY, October 10 at 6:30...

Happy Trails With Dawni O'Bryan: I Am Not Falling for It

| Dawni O'Bryan | Happy Trails With Dawni O'Bryan
I admit it. I absolutely love summer and being outdoors. So, when fall rolls around and the temperatures start to dip, I have to pull myself up by the boot straps and forge onward. For many, a brea...

Day-to-Day with Doris

| Doris Lessenden | Day-to-Day With Doris
Monday September 12th was a special day for all the students at Eads and Kit Carson schools when men and women from Cheyenne Wells, Kit Carson, and Eads representing the VFW—Veterans of Foreign War...

Happy Trails With Dawni O'Bryan: Something for Everyone

| Dawni O'Bryan | Happy Trails With Dawni O'Bryan
If you have been keeping up with me, I have been highlighting several of the county fairs in our area. The county fair is a little slice of heaven for animal enthusiasts. It is a display of animals...

Happy Trails With Dawni O'Bryan: The Forever Honrary Kiowa County Fair Queen

| Dawni O'Bryan | Happy Trails With Dawni O'Bryan
Born to Merle and Carol Shalberg of Sheridan Lake, CO in 1967, Lori always had a love for horses. She was well-known for riding the beautiful Palomino gelding, “Cee Bar Pride”. Cee Bar and Lori mad...

Long Time Gone and Four of the "Original 40" Tell Their Story at the Kiowa County Fair 40 Years Ago

| Betsy Barnett | Long Time Gone
The Kiowa County Fair & Rodeo held on the second weekend in September each year has become the one time of the year that people who have moved away from Kiowa County come back to reminisce with...

Day-to-Day with Doris

| Doris Lessenden | Day-to-Day With Doris
The Colorado State Fair began in Pueblo on Friday, August 26, but many exhibitors, 4-H members, FFA members, vendors and Extension Agents have been working and serving at the State Fairgrounds all ...

We Saved You a Seat

| Lori Elder | Lifestyles
Maine Street in Eads was filled with cars owned by women from across the county Sunday evening as they attended the launch event for The Table at the Senior Center. As women were entering, they wer...

Long Time Gone and Power of Media in Deciding What Narrative is True

| Betsy Barnett | Long Time Gone
Prohibition is a topic that is barely remembered among citizens of the United States unless they are fans of mobster movies such as Bonnie & Clyde, The Untouchables and Scarface. Prohibition b...

As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian: Shocked But Satisfied

| Rich O'Brian | As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian
When you see this column in print it will have been written over a period of a little more than two weeks. It will take the form of a diary, in this case the diary of grandparents preparing for and...

In the Stack: Privacy: Yours to Guard

| Jeff C. Campbell | In the Stack
It’s one of your most precious rights, but you must guard your privacy rights guaranteed by the Constitution, but it is in your charge when dealing with businesses and the government. You have to b...

Student Newsroom: An Internship that Pays

| Breanna Wilson | Student Newsroom
The conversation went something like, “Alright, Bre, we’ve figured out a plan for you to work here at the grocery store over the school year.” “What’s that?” I inquired to my boss, Keith, a chuckl...

Happy Trails With Dawni O'Bryan: Report from the National HS Finals Rodeo

| Dawni O'Bryan | Happy Trails With Dawni O'Bryan
This week’s article is being written from the Cam-Plex in Gillette, WY at the National High School Finals Rodeo with the first round of action being completed. What an experience this has been for ...

Matilda: The Musical Was an Outstanding Success at Picketwire Theater

| Betsy Barnett | Lifestyles
Matilda is based on the wildly popular children’s book written by Roald Dahl in 1988 and published in London. It was made into a movie in 1996 starring Mara Wilson as Matilda, Danny DeVito as Mr. W...

Student Newsroom: Escape

| Breanna Wilson | Student Newsroom
I gazed solemnly out of the airplane window as scenes flashed through my head. Everything else seemed to fade out of existence, even the bustle and chitter-chatter as everyone boarded the flight. I...

Loved

| Breanna Echols | Breanna Echols
Something about me you may not know; for about half of my life, I struggled with self-hatred. I would beat myself up over the smallest things. I felt like a failure. I held myself to standards that...
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