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| Raina Lucero | News

A New Day, A Better Way, Kiowa County Fair and ...

The Kiowa County Fair and Rodeo, held from September 7th to 10th, 2023, was a success, drawing attendees from all over the county, neighboring areas, and brought folks back to Kiowa County who grew...
| Nancy Miller | News

John Martin Dam: 75 Years of History

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| Raina Lucero | News

Educational Excellence in Cheyenne Wells: Meet ...

In the ever-evolving landscape of education, the leadership of a school district plays a pivotal role in shaping the future of students as well as the community. Cheyenne Wells School is fortunate ...

| Raina Lucero | News

Young But Mighty

In the spirit of community involvement, the “Young but Mighty” girls’ group has emerged as a driving force behind positive change. Miranda Keplar, a 4th-grader, and Gracelynn Lynch, a 3rd-grader at...
| Cindy McLoud | News

Eads Now Affiliated with the Colorado Main Stre...

Eads, Colorado, has recently become an Affiliate of the Colorado Main Street Program, a state initiative designed to boost downtown revitalization and support local businesses. On October 2, 2023,...

Sports

| Betsy Barnett | News

Scoop Elite Hoops Coming to Southeastern Colorado

A new group is entering the sports scene in southeastern Colorado focused on improving the hoops—basketball—programs and players in the area. It’s being called Southeast Colorado Organization of Players (SCOOP) and will focus on forming elite basketball teams with players from around the southeastern Colorado region who are interested in improving their game and competing with—and against—top players in the state—in order to be challenged and improve their game. Eads boys’ basketball coaches Weston Meardon and Kyle Morlan are behind the formation of this new organization. They were both st...

Kit Carson Gets First Win of the Season over Kiowa, CW Tigers Still Looking for a Win

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
Week 3 is in the books for 6-man football across southeastern Colorado. Kit Carson finally grabbed a much-needed win over Kiowa (0-3) on Friday nig...

Granada Finally Avenges Losses to Fleming

| John Contreras | Sports
After years of frustration against the Fleming Wildcats, the Granada Bobcats football team finally had a reason to smile. After four straight loss...

Lifestyles

Oh Baby, Oh Baby, Oh Baby! First Set of Triplets Born in Eads

| Betsy Barnett | Lifestyles
And just like that on the morning of September 2, 2023 the lives of Greg and Carrie Neal of Eads changed forever when their triplets decided they w...

It's Fair Time

| Kelcie Martin | Lifestyles
I would say I have been slacking, but I think I have been doing the exact opposite. I apologize in advance that this isn’t as well crafted, thought...

Grace Lutheran Church Devotional: Matthew 28:1-10

| Administrator | Lifestyles
Now after the Sabbath, toward the dawn of the first day of the week, Mary Magdalene and the other Mary went to see the tomb. And behold, there was ...

Grace Lutheran Church Devotional: Ephesians 5:8-14 (ESV)

| Administrator | Lifestyles
For at one time, you were darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Walk as children of light (for the fruit of light is found in all that is go...

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