Pages from the Past - From our 132-year Archives

PROMO Community - Pages from the Past Front Page - Chris Sorensen
Published Friday, May 24, 2019

15 Years Ago

May 21, 2004

  • Wednesday at the Weisbrod Hospital and Nursing Home, most of the residents were on the balcony with staff and lots of visitors for joyous balloon lift with the 2nd and 3rdgraders
  • After nearly three years in the planning and effort the Little Sprouts Child Care Center is now open for business

25 Years Ago

May 27, 1994

  • Towner Tales-Ann Harkness: Wind, wind and more wind! That's about all you can say about last week.  For seven days the wind blew at a pretty steady rate. It blew throughout the night and during the day with only an occasional short break.

40 Years Ago

May 27, 1979

  • The Eads Volunteer Fire Dept. responded to a call to Sheridan's Cafe. The responding firemen found a ballast in one of the overhead florescent light fixtures had burned out, causing a large amount of smoke.

50 Years Ago

May 23, 1969

  • Johnny A. Stavely, son of Mr. & Mrs. John A. Stavely of Haswell, is one of more than 600 cadets in this year U.S. Air Force Academy graduating class.
  • Sheridan Lake News: The Dusty Bowlers, a women's bowling team at Eads, finished with 13 games in the lead.
  • Something To Think About: These counties must be trying to keep up with the Joneses - Cheyenne County has their own Grand Jury now. may earn an affiliate commission if you purchase products or services through links in an article. Prices, when displayed, are accurate at the time of publication but may change over time. Commissions do not influence editorial independence.

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