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MAINE STREET BASH RETURNS TO DOWNTOWN EADS --- BIGGER & BETTER THAN BEFORE

The 14th annual Maine Street Bash is coming to Downtown Eads on the last Saturday in July --- July 31st from 11am to 11pm --- and is gearing up to be bigger and better than ever before as some new ...

By Betsy Barnett

2021-06-04 20:17:18

In Memory of Memorial Day: Long Time Gone Presents The tragic story of a Rain...

| Priscilla Waggoner | Long Time Gone
One hundred and fifty one years ago, as the Civil War came to an end, an informal practice began in the late spring where women honored those who had given their lives in service to their country...

SUNDAY APRIL 25TH SPRING SING – OUT OF LOCKDOWN

| Betsy Barnett | Lifestyles
Every person across the world knows how desolate and lonely the last year has been.  Here in Kiowa County, we were spared from a lot of the stringent lockdowns and loss of liberties that many citiz...

EADS ELEMENTARY SPRING CONCERTS BRINGS TREMENDOUS JOY TO LARGE AUDIENCES

| Raina Lynch | Lifestyles
In a lingering COVID-19 change of schedule the usual Eads Elementary Spring Concert from days of old had a new flair this year when the separate cohorts presented their own separate concerts.  Th...

DOING PROM SEASON IN THE NEW NORMAL

| Betsy Barnett | Lifestyles
Nothing these days seems to be as they were before the COVID-19 pandemic hit us like a nuclear bomb a year ago. Living through the pandemic was an experience that left scars and forced us to look a...

KA HALL BOWLING ALLEY IS THE 1,633rd VISITED BY MAN ON A MISSION

| Raina Lynch | Lifestyles
Tucked away in the old school building in Sheridan Lake that is now known as the Kiowa Albright Hall is a hidden gem that many may not know about, or perhaps a place that many may have just forgo...

Who is God?

| Hadlie Rittgers | Lifestyles
Who is God? What does He look like? Where did He come from? Where was He before He created the heavens and earth? These are all questions I have had, and that  have actually kept me up at night. I’...

LONG TIME GONE and the All American game that brought people together (unless it started a fight)

| Betsy Barnett | Long Time Gone
Baseball.  The all American sport. The national pastime that, along with apple pie, has come to define part of our country’s identity and has permeated our language in ways we don’t even notice any...

How Will You React?

| Haley Johnson | Lifestyles
As I grabbed my backpack from my closet today to prepare for my first in-person class since March, I felt a strong sense of nostalgia. I have not had to use my backpack in months, since I spend all...

As Time Goes By with Rich O'Brian

| Rich O'Brian | Lifestyles
What turns you on?  No, let me put it another way.  Is there something in this life that “drives your buggy” more than others?  The easy response is “Yes.”  I guess what I’m getting at is this, in ...

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FOREST FRAZEE SWORE IN AS INTERIM KIOWA COUNTY ...

| Betsy Barnett | News
On Thursday, June 3, 2021 Forest Frazee was sworn in by Kiowa County Judge Gary Davis as the Interim Kiowa County Sheriff, replacing Casey Sheridan...

EADS TRACK PICKING UP THE PACE AS THEY CONTINUE...

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
The Eads High School Track & Field teams continued to improve their performances in Elbert last week competing in welcomed warm conditions and ...

HOLLY GRABS CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIP OVER EADS, ...

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
It was a meeting to determine the conference championship between the two top teams who are highly ranked in the RPI standings in Colorado 1A Baseb...

QUINTEN STUMP ARRAINGMENT MOVES TO CONTINUATION...

| Betsy Barnett | News
Former Kiowa County Deputy Quinten Stump was scheduled on Friday, June 3, to enter a plea on three criminal charges associated with the April 9, 20...

Faye Heins, 80

| Administrator | Obituaries
On May 17, 2021 Faye left this life after a fight with cancer. Faye was the second child of Frank A. and Lenora Heins born on March 28, 1941 in Fla...
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