Pages from the Past - From Our 130-Year Archives

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Published Saturday, April 29, 2017
by KCP Staff

15 Years Ago

April 26, 2002


  • Wild Horse Roundup-Curtis Schrimp- We have a very interesting 730 John Deer tractor. It seems like a lot of others would like having it too. We have had people from Pennsylvania, Kansas, Missouri and other places would like to buy it.


  • The Kiowa County Economic Development Foundation in cooperation with the Eads Chamber of Commerce is organizing a summertime market place


25 Years Ago

April 23, 1992


  • The RE-1 School District overwhelming voted to retain four board members  in special recall election.


  • Along with the celebration of Arbor Day comes the announcement that the Town of Eads will soon be starting its recycling program


  • A Ross Perot for President committee has been organized for Bent & Prowers counties.


  • Pictures showing several from the Weisbrod Hospital and Nursing Home posing with Mr. Easter Bunny


40 Years Ago

April 29, 1977


  • A picture of Floyd Griswould and son Greg showing off their eight pound 34 inch Northern Pike Floyd landed at Nee Nosha  Reservior.


50 Years Ago

April 28, 1967


  • Betty Remmick and Mary Ann White National Woman's Doubles Bowling Champions, will be in Eads to highlight activities of the re-opening of the Eads Lanes.


  • Ken Maggart home run in the 8th powered 15-12 Plainview  non league win over McClave



  • Vaughn Marcum pitched one hit ball for Eads but had to go 11 innings before subduing Karval 11-3