Pages from the Past - From our 129 year archive

Pages from the Past
Published Saturday, May 21, 2016

Pages from Past

15 Years Ago

May 25, 2001

The Town of Eads was taking nomination for Yard of the Month. This was the second year of the Project. Three winners received $15-$10-and $5 off their water bill.

25 Years Agi

May 23, 1991

Towner Tales: Warm windy days have been the routine past week. Finally, on Monday brought much needed moisture in varying amounts from .65" to 1.25".

40 Years Ago

May 14, 1976

The total sales for all Kiowa County was down16.8% during the last quarter of 1975 compared to last quarter of 1974.This decrease came while business in the state as a whole increase 8.4%

75 Years Ago

May 16, 1941

Galus, a Government remount stallion, is being placed at C.W. McIlvaine Ranch west of Eads. The government places the thoroughbred stallions in various station for breeding. They are considered a potential military asset.