Pages from the Past - From our 129 year archive.

Pages from the Past

15 yrs

Jan 12, 2001

Construction of the Kiowa County Growers, sunflower blending plaint is nearing completion. The Board of Directors scheduled 2 work days to do final cleanup and maintenance

25 years

Jan 10, 1991

Ham on Rye: Monday Morning..."This weather is the Pits." That comment came from Connie McPherson Monday morning  pitifully summarizing the weather.

Pat Patton is sporting a new blue rear view mirror on his wheel chair. He is now looking for a horn to blow.

45 years

Jan 9, 1976

Nick Johnson, a former newsman and advertising executive from Houston, TX has signed an option to purchase the Kiowa County Press and has assumed the duties of Editor and publisher.

100 years

January 7 1916

At the election, Tues. was voted to incorporate the town of Eads. The proposition carried by a majority  vote of 60. The votes against were by voters who considered ever point, what every good citizen should do, and viewed the matter in this way.