Pages from the Past - From our 134-year Archives for July 11, 2021

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Published Sunday, July 11, 2021

15 Year Ago

July 14, 2006

  • USDA Update- Rod Johnson: Most of Kiowa County precipitation totals from 2 to 8 inches have been reported. It was very welcome.

25 Years Ago

July 12, 1996

  • This week, the Kiowa County Press joined the Plainview School, the Town of Haswell and few other individual and entities in Kiowa County with a Home Page on the Web.
  • FSA Update- Rod Johnson: Wheat harvest is underway, but reports from the field are that it is a difficult harvest. Lots of green heads and weed problems are causing dockage problems.

40 Years Ago

July 10, 1981

  • Tempel & Esgar, Inc., of Wiley announced the purchase of the Kit Carson grain elevator facilities formerly known as the Ure Grain Company.
  • Construction bids for the Eads senior citizen housing complex were opened at the Eads Courthouse.

50 Years Ago

July 16, 1971

  • Saturday the mercury climbed to 103, and 106 Sunday in Eads.
  • Kiowa County ASC News: Kiowa County ASC Committee & personnel, SCS personnel and Kiowa County SCS District extends a cordial invitation to open house at our new location 10th and Wansted Steets in Eads. 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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