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Published Tuesday, December 31, 2019

15 Years Ago

January 7, 2005

  • About Town - Ida & Doris Lessenden: This is the first time I can remember having a white Christmas that kept me indoors too long a time.
  • Kiowa County Public Library is among the recipients to receive grant funds from El Pomar Foundation.
  • East End Events - Laura Weber: The annual New Year's Eve party was at the K.A. Hall again this year.
  • Wild Horse Roundup - Curtis Schrimp: Marty and I, along with many others, celebrated New Year's Eve attending the Ladies Club annual card party.

25 Years Ago

January 6, 1995

  • Wild Horse Roundup - Curtis Schrimp: Brrr. Well, '94 went out with a big freeze at 0, but I'm watching weather while writing, and they just said it was 20 below at Woodrow, so I guess we came out pretty good.

40 Years Ago

January 4, 1980

  • Jimmy Bendorf celebrated his 25th "Anniversary" as Kiowa County Assessor.
  • Nursing Home News - LaVerne Fischer: We expect to spend a lot of time enjoying the hot air popcorn given to residents by the Ladies Hospital Nursing Home Auxiliary

50 Years Ago

January 2, 1970

  • Towner: PFC Don Lening's name was drawn for a free telephone call home given by the Pueblo Chieftain. 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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