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Coral Hickman and a Hero's Accidental Fall from Grace

In my opinion, one of the more unpleasant aspects of an election season is the never ending quest of the media to find “dirt” in a candidate’s past.  While it may be—and, at times, probably is—impo...

By Priscilla Waggoner

2016-08-04 02:59:35

Morgans win Best of Show

| Lifestyles
Rick and Bonnie Morgan's 1962 Chevrolet C10 Pk was named Best of Show at the 2016 McMillian Auto Car Show held on Saturday, July 23 in Ordway Conestoga Park.  The Car Show was held in conjunction o...

Rhett Gets Real - The Feeling of Being Champs

| Lifestyles
     In a week, the Denver Broncos will be playing in Super honor for the team, but their hunger will not be satisfied until they have acquired the Lombardi trophy. Although it play in the Super Bo...

#AmericaMatters

| Eboni Nash | Eboni Nash
#AmericaMatters It has gone too far. A situation starting as a horrific shooting, has turned the world into a ball of panic. It wasn’t until the media identified the shooting as a ‘white’ police o...

Learning From Those Who Passed By

| Dr. David Lenderts | Lifestyles
“What we call the beginning is often the endAnd to make an end is to make a beginning.The end is where we start from.” -T.S.Eliot     For a baby still inside its mother, the end of pregnancy is the...

Howard Votruba

| Humans of the High Plains
Sheridan Lake Volunteer Fireman Howard Vortruba works with the department’s equipment.  The Sheridan Lake and Towner fire departments originally responded to the Chivington fires off of CR 54 and C...

Eads Knowledge Bowl

| Lifestyles
     Both the Eads High School and Eads Middle School knowledge bowlteams have had successful seasons so far during the 2015-16 school year.The high school team started the year with six fall compe...

The Confession of Mr. Dargy

| Priscilla Waggoner | Long Time Gone
When first learning the history of this area, it’s natural to focus on the big events as being those that tell the story of the past.  The bloody conquest and banishment of indigenous people who ha...

Three Fat Cows

| Humans of the High Plains
This photo won 1st Place in the People category of the 2015 Colorado Department of Agricul-ture Photo Contest. It was submitted by Henry Miles, brother of Katie Miles Philpy, and was taken on the r...

First Christian Church Welcomes New Minister

| Priscilla Waggoner | Lifestyles
Before Pastor Delbert Beard left Eads for Oklahoma, he said he felt completely comfortable with the man who was taking his place.  “He’s going to do just fine,” Pastor Beard said.  It appears he wa...

Other News

Kiowa County Hospital District Hires Interim CE...

| Betsy Barnett | News
In yet another special meeting called by the Kiowa County Hospital District on Wednesday night, January 19th a large crowd of interested citizens...

Kiowa County Undersheriff Joshua Swanson Throws...

| Raina Lucero | News
Joshua Swanson was raised in Bent County, at the Las Animas Fish Hatchery by his parents Toni and Rick Swanson. As a student in the Cheraw school s...

Letter to the Editor

| Jennifer Boyd | News
Thank you to all of you that were so incredibly generous and donated gift cards on behalf of the families that lost everything in the Marshall Fire...

Letter to the Editor

| Mark Bolton, MD | News
THE FUTURE OF HEALTHCARE IN EADS AND KIOWA COUNTY Thank you for inviting me to comment on the health care challenges facing the Eads community. Fo...

Put Your Money, or Rather Your Time, Where Your...

| Raina Lucero | News
There is no better time than now to get involved with your community and lead the way to community prosperity by running for a local office. There...
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