Pages from the Past - From our 135-year Archives for May 15, 2022

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Published Sunday, May 15, 2022

15 Years Ago

May 11, 2007

  • The Colorado Division of Wildlife stocked 500 Rainbow Trout in Jackson's Pond. Saturday, 55 youngsters tried to encourage the fish from the water. Judging from the smiles and stories told the kid had a great time.

25 Years Ago

May 9, 1997

  • The Kit Carson Women's Aglow has started a relief fund at the Kit Carson State Bank for North Dakota Flood Relief.

40 Years Ago

May 7, 1982

  • Two "write-in" candidates were elected to the Kiowa County Hospital Board during a light turnout. LaVerle Kelley and Donna Owens were elected to serve a four-year term on the board.
  • D & R Locker and Custom Slaughtering Service Plant is undergoing an expansion program which is hoped to be completed in the near future.

50 Years Ago

May 12, 1972

  • Connie Crow, daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Ray Crow, was awarded the Crisco Trophy for her outstanding work in Homemaking at Eads High School.
  • Christine L. Brenton was the Denver Press Club-Mile High Kennel Club Scholarship winner.
  • Eads First Graders Read 1,882 Books. 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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