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Join the Parade of Lights Coming to Eads on December 12

There’s a new element to the Merry on Maine Christmas Festival to be held on Saturday, December 12 and that is a PARADE OF LIGHTS.  It has been longer than recent memory that Eads has actually spon...

By Betsy Barnett

2020-11-20 18:51:56

Ten Quilts of Valor Created and Presented To Local Veterans

| Gloria Peck | News
Quilters from the immediate area got together in early October 2020, to make plans to see how many quilts could be made to be awarded to local Veterans at the November 11, 2020 American Legion Post...

State to launch CO Exposure Notification technology

| Admin | News
The opt-in technology anonymously alerts people when they have been around someone with COVID-19. REMOTE, (October 22, 2020): On Sunday October 25, The Colorado Department of Public Health and Env...

Voters Say No To Funding a New Municipal Pool in Eads

| Betsy Barnett | News
On Election Day 2020 voters within the Town of Eads demonstrated a division in opinion as the Town of Eads’ ballot initiative to fund a new municipal swimming pool failed to pass in a close 36 vote...

CUTTING TO THE CHASE: THE GALLAGHER AMENDMENT EXPLAINED

| Priscilla Waggoner | News
Voters in Colorado are being asked to repeal Amendment B, also known as the Gallagher Amendment.  At its core, Gallagher is about property taxes…and a whole lot more. var loadAsyncDeferredF...

Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site Announces Interactive Presentations by George Levi and Kristina Maldanado

| Admin | News
Eads, CO – On Saturday, November 14th, 2020 from 2pm-4pm, Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site will host an interactive presentation by professional native artists George Levi (Southern Cheye...

EDITORIAL: THE FIRST AMENDMENT BATTLEFIELD

| Betsy Barnett | News
The first ten amendments of the Bill of Rights of the Constitution of the United States were ratified on December 15, 1791.  The importance of the Bill of Rights cannot be understated.  It represen...

Kiowa County Hospital District Makes Purchase of Land for Future Facility

| Betsy Barnett | News
In 2000, at the turn of this century some students at Eads High School took on a project called the Millennium Project which examined the history of a number of buildings or people in Kiowa County....

Scoular, Crossroads Ag Ramp Up Already Strong Presence in Southeastern Colorado and Southwestern Kansas

| Priscilla Waggoner | News
While visiting Kiowa County roughly a year ago, Stefan Soloviev and several local managers with Crossroads Agriculture met with a group of key people from Scoular Company for lunch in Eads.  When a...

Merry on Maine Christmas Festival Coming on December 12th

| Betsy Barnett | News
There’s a group of citizens in Eads that have just about had enough of 2020 and have decided it’s time to send 2020 packing and to bring in a more promising 2021.  This group has been talking about...

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BABY GIRL KEPLER

| Raina Lynch | Announcements
LYDIA ROSE KEPLAR was born on Tuesday, March 23, 2021 at 3:28 PM at the Arkansas Valley Medical Center in La Junta, Colorado to proud parents Chris...

DOING PROM SEASON IN THE NEW NORMAL

| Betsy Barnett | Lifestyles
Nothing these days seems to be as they were before the COVID-19 pandemic hit us like a nuclear bomb a year ago. Living through the pandemic was an ...

AREA ALL-STATE BASKETBALL 2021 SELECTEES

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
Last week the Colorado High School Activities Association (CHSAA) came out with the Colorado All-State Selection lists for Basketball 2021 in all f...

The Time is Right to Launch Your New Business

| Derek Goodman | Business
Many would-be entrepreneurs have been reluctant to move forward with starting their own businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic. Contrary to popula...

COMMUNITY EASTER EGG HUNT A HOPPING GOOD TIME!

| Raina Lynch | News
It was a beautiful early spring afternoon when more than 125 children from our community and others gathered with their families at the Kiowa Count...
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