15 Year Ago
May 26, 2006
- Member of the Kiowa County Sheriff's Office executed a search warrant at residence in Brandon on information pit bulls were being trained and used for dog fighting.
25 Years Ago
May 24, 1996
- Graduating ceremonies were held in area schools. Plainview 9, Kit Carson 14, and Eads 17
40 Years Ago
May 22, 1981
- Doris Anderson, President of Kiowa County Extension Homemakers Council, presented Mrs. Muriel Anderson and Mrs. Iva Lee Barnes with their 50 Year Membership Certificate.
50 Years Ago
May 23, 1971
- Miss Julie McKnight is scheduled to appear on "Romper Room," televised on KKTV Channel 11.
75 Years Ago
May 3, 1946
- Several local business firms have recently improved the appearance of their establishments by installing neon signs and decorations.
- May 10, 1946
- Elections in several school districts were held. District 1, Eads, Joe Barnett received all 11 votes to succeed himself. Haswell re-elected Ashley Doak by a large majority and he brags about his opponent having received 1 vote, presumably her own.
100 Years Ago
May 6, 1921
- The Kiowa County Abstract Company moved into their new building just west of the courthouse.
- Work on the church basement is delayed for a few days awaiting the shipment of reinforcing iron. The excavation is about completed and cement work is soon to begin.