Cheyenne County

Photo of the Week

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One of our most popular features for nearly 17 years - a full-page color photo on the front of the Kiowa County Press showing various impressions of life in Kiowa County and across Colorado.

Copies of the print version of the Kiowa County Press can be purchased each week at Kiowa Healthmart, COOP C-Store in Eads, Haswell Propane, and Thunderbird Petroleum, our at our business office at 1208 Maine Street, Eads.

Shown below - the front page of the August 18, 2017, Kiowa County Press - Double rainbow over eastern Colorado. Photo by Chris Sorensen.

Southern Plains All Star Team Wraps up Season

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The Southern Plains 10-year-old all-star team headed east to Lakin, Kansas, July 3 to take on the Southwest Kansas all stars.  On a hot evening the Southern Plains bats were even hotter. Bryson Hyle bounced one over the fence along with 3 other hits. Case Nelson had 3 hits along with Devin Eaton and Zach Dickey. Poncho Saenz and Truman King collected 2 hits on the ball game. Defensively the SP All Stars made some amazing plays by Stockton Mitchek, Case Nelson, and Damion Molina.

Early Childhood Council Summer Fun Tote Program Returns

Child Development - Cheyenne-Kiowa-Lincoln Early Childhood Council

Have your kiddos participated in the Cheyenne, Kiowa, and Lincoln Early Childhood Council (CKLECC) Fun Tote Program yet?  If not, you don't want them to miss out on the Summer Fun Tote Program.    The program is a fun and educational opportunity for children ages 0-8.  The program promotes the importance of early childhood development and interaction between children, parents, caregivers and siblings. 

Obituary - Glaida Craven

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Glaida Belle Craven

March 7, 1926 - June 1, 2017

Glaida Belle Peterson was born at home on March 7, 1926 that her parents, Julius and Koneta Peterson, referred to as "The Johnson Place."  Her Dad built an adobe house and they moved to their new home when mom was 15.  Mom lived no more than 30 miles from where she was born her entire life!