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Youth rodeos and gymkhanas let contestants enter as soon as they turn five years old.  Not all rodeo parents jump in that early, but the option is there.  Rodeo parents work feverishly to find poni...

By Dawni O'Bryan

2020-11-13 01:26:32

Virtual College: An Unfortunate Reality

| Haley Johnson | Lifestyles
A year ago, I would walk to the C4C dining hall at CU Boulder to grab dinner with my fellow freshman friends. The leaves on the trees were changing to a bright yellow, signifying the joy of my new ...

LONG TIME GONE: EXCERPTS FROM THE BLOG ENTITLED --- CATTLE, WOOL AND RODEO

| Sheryl Dorenkamp Vagher | Long Time Gone
Sometimes getting together this blog of my Mother and Dad’s life stories, deciding in what order is a dilemma. Which came first the chicken or the egg, or in this case the rodeo or the wool? ...

2020 Continues to Disrupt School Traditions

| Betsy Barnett | Lifestyles
The Eads High School community made the most of a non-traditional 2020 Homecoming week as they battled through wearing facemasks on the dress up days, limitations on all their events, a cold windy ...

Haswell Celebrates the Glorious Fourth

| Lloyd P. Johnson | Long Time Gone
The nature of a town is frequently born in the past, for the past is the best predictor of the present. And stories—those stories the town chooses to tell and, once told, chooses to remember—revea...

Long Time Gone & the Day Light Came to Eads

| Priscilla Waggoner | Lifestyles
When I was around 8 years old, I watched the first man walk on the moon.  Laying on the living room floor in front of our black and white console television, I knew what I was witnessing was an ama...

Tradition of the 4th of July Kids’ Parade Continues but With a New Name—Walk/Bike/Ride

| Betsy Barnett | Lifestyles
July 4, 2020 will mark the fourth annual 4th of July Kids’ Walk/Bike/Ride celebration hosted in Eads, CO this year by Women Empowered (W.E.), a local organization who works to support many communit...

DETOURS OF LIFE

| Lauren Brown | Lifestyles
Life can be so frustrating sometimes--plans change and opportunities slip away. None of this is ever expected and can be difficult to accept with grace. var loadAsyncDeferredFacebook = func...

CHEYENNE WELLS & GRANADA HOLDS GRADUATION CEREMONIES

| Betsy Barnett | Lifestyles
Over the weekend two more area schools held their graduation ceremonies, each in their own unique way, in order to keep their students, staff and community safe from the possibility of contracting ...

LONG TIME GONE: EADS GYMNASIUM REHABILITATION COMPLETE

| Kelly Courkamp | Long Time Gone
Kiowa County School District RE-1 is pleased to announce the completion of the rehabilitation of the “Old Gym,” a significant structure on the campus of Eads schools.  Thanks to grants from the Col...

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14U RIVALS SOFTBALL WIN RED, WHITE AND BOOM TOU...

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
In the bottom of the final inning of the championship game at the Red White & Boom softball tournament in Lamar over the 4th of July holiday, t...

Regular Meeting of the Town of Eads Boards of T...

| Raina Lynch | Legal
The Regular Meeting of the Town of Eads Board of Trustees was called to order by Mayor Shields, Tuesday May 11, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. in the Town Hall....

KCBOCC June 24, 2021 Meeting Minutes

| Raina Lynch | Legal
The regular meeting of the Kiowa County Commissioners was called to order on June 24, 2021; at 9:00 a.m. by Chairman, Donald Oswald. Oswald ope...

EADS GOLF COURSE HOLDS ANNUAL 2-MAN-1-WOMAN SCR...

| Raina Lynch | Sports
Although there was a lot of things going on last Saturday that kept many die-hard golfers away, the annual 2-Man-1-Woman Golf Tournament enjoyed a ...

Karen Wilde’s Long, Long Journey Home

| Administrator | Lifestyles
After more than a decade, Karen Wilde is leaving her position as tribal liaison with the National Park Service Sand Creek Massacre National Histori...
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