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About Town

About Town

"He has made everything beautiful in its time." Ecclesiastes 3:11 That verse reminds me of the song Sylvia (Blooding) Weeks used to sing. One year at a Veteran's Day...

Pastor’s Pearls

Pastor’s Pearls

EVIL INTENT  "The sacrifice of the wicked is detestable - how much more so when brought with evil intent!" Proverbs 21:27

Home Country

Home Country

The other night it was hot. Hot during the day, hot at night. Heat seems to define summer for us, in many ways. But in spite of that, after a day in the outdoors, we...

Photo of the Week

Photo of the Week

One of our most popular features for nearly 18 years - a full-page color photo on the front of the Kiowa County Press showing various impressions of life in Kiowa...

Death Notice - Virgil L. Drescher

Death Notice - Virgil L. Drescher

Virgil L. Drescher January 3, 1952 - August 28, 2018 Funeral services will be held Monday, September 3, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. at the Cheyenne Wells High School (old...

EarthTalk

EarthTalk

Dear EarthTalk: I know that ranchers and environmentalists have traditionally been at odds, but what are some ways they are working together these days? -- Jim H.,...

About Town

About Town

"O Lord my God, when I in awesome wonder. Consider all the works Thy hand hath made. How great Thou art!" --Carl Gustaf Boberg

Home Country

Home Country

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...