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Soldiers at Sand Creek (a series): Three Colonels, Three Majors and a General - Part Two

| Jeff C. Campbell | In the Stack
Colonel John Milton Chivington, Part 1 October, 2001: When this investigation began, the “Reverend Colonel” or “Fighting Parson” had to be given a clean slate. All the denouncements and volumes of...

Eads Future Farmers Attend Made For Excellence Conference

| Betsy Barnett | Lifestyles
The Eads FFA chapter had nine FFA members attend the Made for Excellence and Advanced Leadership Development conference in Colorado Springs over the weekend. Jonah Schofield, a sophomore at Eads Hi...

Cheers and Jeers for October 18, 2017

| Damian Holbrook | Lifestyles
Cheers to NBC for making us thirsty for Thursdays. Thanks to the combined comedy powers ofSuperstore, The Good Place, the revived Will & Grace (with Megan Mullally, Eric McCormack, Debra Messin...

#VegasViolence

| Eboni Nash | Eboni Nash
It has been three weeks since the horrible shooting in Las Vegas. At the moment of the shooting, I was at a loss for words. Waking up to such a slap in the face, I couldn’t begin to imagine what it...

Eads High School Knowledge Bowl Season Starts On A Good Note

| Tori Uhland | Lifestyles
The high school knowledge bowl season started on a good note for the Eads High School teams when the varsity team members placed at both of the first two meets and the B team members won their divi...

Day to Day with Doris October 18, 2017

| Tori Uhland | Day-to-Day With Doris
“You shall love your neighbors as yourself.” Leviticus 19: 18b

Eads Knowledge Bowl Off To Good Start

| Sue Fox | Lifestyles
The high school knowledge bowl season started on a good note for the Eads High School teams when the varsity team members placed at both of the first two meets and the B team members won their divi...

Long Time Gone - Sweet Sweetwater

| Priscilla Waggoner | Long Time Gone
For the first time in too many years, people have good reason to find their attention drifting south of town toward the Great Plains Reservoirs, those bodies of water that have been a source of lif...

Soldiers at Sand Creek (a series): Three Colonels, Three Majors and a General - Part 1

| Jeff C. Campbell | In the Stack
By starlight, the scouts found the troops in the dark moonless pre-dawn. They made their report. We don’t know if it was the French-Canadién (Antoine Janis), the old battered “mulatto” (Jim Beckwou...

A Legacy Of His Own Making: A Tribute To Jack Gardner

| Priscilla Waggoner | Long Time Gone
I knew one thing about Jack Gardner before I met him. He used to own the Kiowa County Press, which meant, to me, he was a newspaper man. And that’s exactly what I saw when he walked into the office...

Take A Knee

| Eboni Nash | Eboni Nash
If you are among the millions of people who watch the news, scroll facebook, and take part in the constant twitter updates, you might know a little something on what has happened this past week. In...

Day to Day with Doris October 4, 2017

| Doris Lessenden | Day-to-Day With Doris
“Duty, Honor, Country. Those three hallowed words reverently dictate What you ought to be, What you can be, What you will be.” Douglas MacArthur

Day to Day with Doris September 27, 2017

| Doris Lessenden | Day-to-Day With Doris
“Give, and it shall be given unto you; good measure, pressed down, and shaken together and running over. For with the same measure shall others give to you. For with the same measure that you give ...

Long Time Gone - Marvin Hasser's "The Great Escape"

| Priscilla Waggoner | Long Time Gone
Several months ago, the Kiowa County Independent let readers know that we would be periodically printing original stories by Marvin Hasser, selected from his book titled “Oscar Hasser Cow Puncher ‘...

Day to Day with Doris September 20, 2017

| Doris Lessenden | Day-to-Day With Doris
“….always being prepared to make a defense to anyone who asks you for a reason for the hope that is in you; yet do it with gentleness and respect.” I Peter 3:15 The best, most happy, historic ev...

HAPPY BIRTHDAY! SEPTEMBER 13 - SEPTEMBER 19 2017

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY!  SEPTEMBER 13 - SEPTEMBER 19 2017  
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