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

PROMO Community - Pages from the Past Front Page - Chris Sorensen
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.

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