Lifestyles

Student Newsroom: Parallax

| Tess Johnson | Student Newsroom
Parallax is defined as the effect whereby the position or direction of an object appears to differ when viewed from different positions. This is evident when you view a finger within an arm’s lengt...

Happy Trails With Dawni O'Bryan: A Good Cup of Coffee

| Dawni O'Bryan | Happy Trails With Dawni O'Bryan
Especially when the weather turns chilly, there is just nothing like a good cup of coffee to warm the body and soul. Many friendships, romantic relationships, business dealings, and family discussi...

Merry on Maine Christmas Concert at Plains Theater in Eads on December 5

| Betsy Barnett | Lifestyles
The Crow-Luther Cultural Events Center (CLCEC) is thrilled to be a part of the upcoming community Merry on Maine event to be held on Sunday, December 5, 2021 on Maine Street in Eads. As part of th...

Happy Trails With Dawni O'Bryan: Mountain States Circuit Finals

| Dawni O'Bryan | Happy Trails With Dawni O'Bryan
The Mountains States Circuit Finals were held in Loveland at The Ranch Events Complex October 22nd and 23rd. To qualify for these finals the contestants have to be in the top 12 of their declared...

America: Where Do We Go from Here?

| Tess Johnson | Lifestyles
From a broad outlook, America is an extremely successful country. We won both world wars, we were the first to land a man on the moon, and we live in the land of the free because of the brave. We ...

Hope as an Anchor

| Breanna Echols | Breanna Echols
Hope is a beautiful thing. Priceless when you think about it, because hope is what keeps us hanging on in difficult times. When we lose our hope, we lose our reason for wanting to truly live, and i...

As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian: The Community Within

| Administrator | As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian
Growing up, I lived in a small town next to a big city. But regardless of the large population next door, there was always the Community Within. I was well acquainted with the likes of my buddy, Je...

Happy Trails With Dawni O'Bryan: My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys

| Dawni O'Bryan | Happy Trails With Dawni O'Bryan
Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, and Chris LeDoux all sang a version of the song, “My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys.” The lyrics say, “I grew up a-dreamin’ of bein’ a cowboy, Lovin’ the cowboy w...

Senior year

| Rhealie Rittgers | Lifestyles
I’ve been waiting for this year since I can remember. Every day at school was just one day closer to becoming a senior. How could I not be excited? Senior year is the year of planning senior sneak,...

The Price of a Dream; Faith and Farming. 

| Breanna Echols | Breanna Echols
I still remember the way the sun was setting through the trees in my backyard, in April of 2018, when my husband, James, told me we had 2 weeks to move. He was a production manager on a pecan orcha...

KIOWA COUNTY FORMING SHERIFF’S POSSE

| Betsy Barnett | Lifestyles
It’s not a new idea. In the 1960s and into the 1980s the Kiowa County Sheriffs were supported by a group of volunteers who were dedicated to provide assistance to the Sheriff’s office in matters of...

AS TIME GOES BY with Rich O’Brian

| Rich O'Brian | As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian
AM I A PATRIOT? What I’m about to say is in no way meant to be political. As I look back over my very long life, I have just started to think about certain incidents I have noted. I remember tha...

Kit Carson Days

| Raina Lucero | Lifestyles
The annual Kit Carson Days festivities were held this last Saturday September 4, 2021 in Kit Carson, Colorado.   This time-honored event brings in people from all over the area as well as Kit Carso...

There’s Just Something About Winning It

| Dawni O'Bryan | Lifestyles
Like every other sport, rodeo is extremely competitive and tough.  The days of slipping off to an “easy” rodeo are over.  If you are going to one, you better take the best horse you have.  In the g...

A Proposed New Road

| Raina Lucero | Lifestyles
Roads provide access to the outside world or, even just to the store around the corner.  They take farm produce to shops and children to school.  Roads are the outlet of life’s activities; they mak...

DUSTY WORKMAN TO ENTERTAIN AT FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH IN EADS THIS SUNDAY

| Administrator | Lifestyles
  Dusty Workman began his musical journey at a young age. Always intrigued by music, Dusty's first taste came when he received his first drumset for Christmas at age 10.  Dusty's a...
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