Pages from the Past - From our 135-year Archives for September 11, 2022

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Published Sunday, September 11, 2022

15 Years Ago

September 7, 2007

  • About Town- Melissa Peterson & Doris Lessenden: Mercy, there was a lot of activity in Eads over the Labor Day weekend. It took me a good five minutes to cross the highway and from South Maine Street due to all the semis and campers on the road.
  • The Big Diamond Tour Bus returned about 50 local folks to the area and other parts of the state. This was a 9-day excursion which traversed several states to spend time in and around Mackinac Island, Michigan.

25 Years Ago

September 5, 1997

  • Larry Kallenberger, executive director of DOLA announced that Kiowa County would receive $170,000 for road improvements from the Energy and Mineral Impact Assistance fund.

40 Years Ago

September 3, 1982

  • Eads Golf Club held their annual Tri-State Golf Tourney that attracted 108 golfers to Eads for a two-day event.

50 Years Ago

September 8, 1972

  • A daylight robbery at Triangle Clothiers resulted in $1,334 in cash being stolen at about 3:00 p.m. September 5.
  • Haswell Notes- Doris Forsyth: We do know that it can rain at Haswell as we have had an abundant supply. Week ago, from 1.5 to 2.5 inches, this week a cloudburst 2.5 to 4 inches and drizzle the next day added another 1 to 1.5 inches 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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