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About Town

About Town

"And do not forget to do good and to share with others, for with such sacrifices, God is pleased." Hebrews 13: 16 NEV

Pages from the Past - From our 131-year Archives

Pages from the Past - From our 131-year Archives

15 Years Ago August 1, 2003 *     Rod Johnson, Kiowa County Executive Director of the USDA Farm Service, recently was honored with the National Distinguished Service...

Pastor’s Pearls

Pastor’s Pearls

VIOLENCE "The violence of the wicked will drag them away, for they refuse to do what is right. Proverbs 21:7

Home Country

Home Country

"Bert looks good this morning, Doc," Dud said, quietly. Three stools down the counter, Bert smiled and said, "Yes, I certainly do!" We turned toward our old pal. "...

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 - Yvonne Schallenberger

Obituary - Yvonne Schallenberger

Yvonne Schallenberger December 15, 1932 - July 20, 2018 Yvonne Elizabeth Lyon was born December 15, 1932, in Sterling, Colorado. Parents, Leslie and Pauline Lyon,...

Obituary - Billie J. Lafferty

Obituary - Billie J. Lafferty

Billie J. Lafferty October 30, 1942 - July 16, 2018 Billie J. Lafferty was born October 30, 1942, in Stratford, Texas, to Robert and Ruth Hills Naugle.

Death Notice - Selma Louise McCrary

Death Notice - Selma Louise McCrary

Selma Louise McCrary May 13, 1939 - July 29, 2018 Per Louise's request, there will be no public funeral services. Brown Funeral Homes in charge of arrangements

East End Events

East End Events

We were very excited about the moisture we received last week. I know that some places got lots and had flooding to contend with, but our 1 1/2 inches Friday night...

Home Country

Home Country

Dud was out rambling around the other day, and was surprised to find the new preacher sitting beside an irrigation ditch. Dud plopped down and asked him what was...

Pastor’s Pearls

Pastor’s Pearls

LOOK WHAT I HAVE DONE! 'To do what is right and just is more acceptable to the LORD than sacrifice." Proverbs 21:3