Pages from the Past - From Our 130-Year Archives

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Published Friday, September 29, 2017

15 Years Ago

September 27, 2002

  • Ross Davison, Administrator of the Risk Management Agency (RMA) of USDA, visited eastern Colorado to assess the drought & its impact on producers & effectiveness of federal crop insurance programs
  • Ryan Britten of Haswell who attends Karval High School is one of the recipients of West Texas A & M University promised $1000 to any high school senior who graduates in the top 25% of their respective classes.

25 Years Ago

September 24, 1992

  • Nursing Home News-LaVerne Fischer: Several residents traveled to Cheyenne Wells to play bingo. Everyone won a prize and enjoyed refreshments.
  • About Town-Ida Lessenden: How surprised and happy I was to receive a birthday card from the White House from George & Barbara Bush. This has been a special birthday.

40 Years Ago

September 30, 1977

  • Kiowa County RE-1 school board authorized senior citizens to purchase meals at the school cafeteria.
  • 50 Years Ago

September 29, 1967

  • Light frost here Tuesday night. Warner Wimp, official weather observer, said mercury dropped to 28 degrees.

Eads Farmer-Homemakers members voted to disband after 20 years of activity in the community