Pages from the Past - From our 134-year Archives for May 16, 2021

PROMO Community - Pages from the Past Front Page - Chris Sorensen
Published Sunday, May 16, 2021

15 Year Ago

May 19, 2006

  • Wild Horse Roundup- Curtis Schrimp:  I saw a bunch of turkeys enjoying the straw the highway construction crew had piled.
  • Colorado electric co-ops participated in meeting on Capitol Hill. Renewable energy bonds and more loan to finance electric industry growth were among the topics discussed.

25 Years Ago

May 17, 1996

  • Kiowa County Commissioner Cardon Berry presented plans and ideas for the rehabilitation of the Bransgrove Building to the Eads Town Council.
  • Kiowa County Commissioner Dutch Eikenberg attended a Colorado Department of Transportation meeting and was told $21.5 million has been budgeted to improve portions of Highway 287 running through Kiowa County.
  • East End Events- Plainview Grade 6: After this week we will no longer be the Plainview 6th grade class. Because hopefully we will all get to 7th grade.

40 Years Ago

May 15, 1981

  • Brandon finally has water, water you can drink that is. After many, many delays and lots of red tape, things finally fell into to place. A well was drilled, casting set, the pipeline and meters installed.
  • Inclement weather coupled with earlier wind and hail inflicted considerable damage to area crops.

50 Years Ago

May 14, 1971

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