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Doc didn't expect any patients before 10 o'clock this morning, so he was up and coffee'd and gone by 6:30. Lewis Creek. The Lunker's hole on Lewis Creek. The Lunker...

Pastor’s Pearls

Pastor’s Pearls

GLUTTONY A sure cure for gluttony; "and put a knife to your throat if you are given to gluttony. Do not crave his (a ruler) delicacies, for that food is deceptive."...

Pages from the Past - From our 131-year Archives

Pages from the Past - From our 131-year Archives

15 Years Ago August 22, 2003 *     As of August 15, 2003, there has been no further West Nile Virus activity in Kiowa County. *     USDA Updates-Rod Johnson: Last...

Photo of the Week

Photo of the Week

One of our most popular features for over 17 years - a full-page color photo on the front of the Kiowa County Press showing various impressions of life in Kiowa...

Obituary - Shirley Mae Britt

Obituary - Shirley Mae Britt

Shirley Mae Britt June 17, 1935 - August 20, 2018 Shirley Mae Britt, 83, passed away peacefully August 20, 2018. She was born June 17, 1935 in Graham County, Kansas...

Death Notice - George H. Tempel

Death Notice - George H. Tempel

George H. Tempel December 30, 1934 - August 18, 2018 A celebration of life for lifetime Wiley resident George H. Tempel will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, August...

About Town

About Town

"Above all, love each other deeply, because love covers a multitude of sins." 1 Peter 4:8 Isn't that a beautiful verse? It was printed on the wedding invitation of...

Home Country

Home Country

When Jim Kennedy uses his big backhoe, a crowd usually gathers. He's an artist, you see.  At Bud McFarland's place the other day, he was there to install Bud's new...

Pastor’s Pearls

Pastor’s Pearls

MOCKER "The proud and arrogant man - 'Mocker' is his name; he behaves with overweening pride." Proverbs 21:24

Photo of the Week

Photo of the Week

One of our most popular features for over 17 years - a full-page color photo on the front of the Kiowa County Press showing various impressions of life in Kiowa...

Obituary - Rita Ann Fuller

Obituary - Rita Ann Fuller

Rita Ann Fuller December 6, 1941 - August 7, 2018 Rita Ann Fuller, 76, of Cheraw, passed away August 7, 2018, at the Bent County Memorial Nursing Home in Las Animas...

Obituary - Betty Jane Snider

Obituary - Betty Jane Snider

Betty Jane Snider May 30, 1932 - August 15, 2018 Betty was born May 30, 1932, in Brandon, Colorado to Frank Vern and May (Mosher) Drescher.

Death Notice - Braden Lane

Death Notice - Braden Lane

Braden Lane        August 16, 1975 - August 14, 2018 A graveside celebration of life for Cope resident Braden Lane will be held at 12:00 p.m. Saturday, August 18,...