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First winter storm of the season Sunday in Colorado

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Eastern Colorado will see its first noticeable snow storm of the season Sunday. Wind and blowing snow are expected across the region, with temperatures staying below freezing throughout the day.

The National Weather Service office in Pueblo has issued a winter storm warning for all of Las Animas and Huerfano counties, along with portions of Costilla, Alamosa, Saguache, Custer, Pueblo, Fremont and Chaffee counties. The warning will be in effect until 6:00 a.m. Monday for the southern portion of the region. Northern areas can expect the warning to end around 9:00 p.m. Sunday.

Eads School Breakfast and Lunch Menus

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Breakfast

  • October 15: Waffles, orange juice, milk, fruit
  • October 16: Pancake on a stick, grape juice, milk, fruit
  • October 17: Hash browns, sausage patty, toast, apple juice, milk, fruit
  • October 18: Oatmeal, toast, raisins, orange juice, milk, fruit

Lunch

  • October 15: Mexican taco boat, lettuce, tomato, pears, milk, fruit and salad bar
  • October 16: Sweet and sassy chicken, cooked carrots, applesauce, roll, milk, fruit and salad bar

After 80s Friday, big change coming for the weekend in Kiowa County

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Late summer temperatures draw to a close Friday and drop nearly 30 degrees to the mid-50s for the Columbus Day weekend.

After reaching the mid-80s Friday afternoon, overnight temperatures will fall to around 40 as a cold front drops into the area. Northwest wind will shift to the northeast later in the night, with speeds of 20 to 30 miles per hour expected. Gusts could reach 45 mph.

Cooler air is predicted to remain in place through at least next Thursday, with chances of showers starting Saturday night, continuing through Tuesday night.

Eads School Calendar

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Saturday, Oct. 6

  • FFA MFE lv 10:00 a.m. 
  • 10:00 a.m. MS VB at C.W.
  • 11:30 a.m. HS VB at C.W. * Varsity will play 1st
  • VB Leave Time 8:30 a.m. 
  • 11:00 MS FB at C.W.
  • 2:00 HS FB at C.W.
  • FB Leave Time 8:30 a.m.

Sunday, Oct. 7

  • FFA MFE

Monday, Oct. 8

  • Homecoming Week
  • Upperclassmen
  • Monday: Mexico
  • Freshmen

Eads School Breakfast and Lunch Menus

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Breakfast

  • October 8: Egg patty, toast, grape juice, V8, milk, fruit
  • October 9: French toast, ham, apple juice, V8, milk, fruit
  • October 10: Biscuits and gravy, orange juice, V8, milk, fruit
  • October 11: Hash browns, toast, sausage, grape juice, V8, milk, fruit

Lunch

  • October 8: Tostado, lettuce, tomato, orange, brownie, milk, fruit and salad bar
  • October 9: Fried chicken, mashed potatoes, gravy, corn, roll, milk, fruit and salad bar

Photo of the Week

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One of our most popular features for nearly 18 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 Crow's Stop and Shop, Kiowa Healthmart, COOP C-Store in Eads, Haswell Propane, and Thunderbird Petroleum, our at our business office at 1208 Maine Street, Eads.

Eads School Breakfast and Lunch Menus

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Breakfast

  • October 1: Oatmeal, raisins, toast, milk, orange juice, V8
  • October 2: Omelet, muffin, fruit, grape juice, V8, milk
  • October 3: Breakfast burrito, apple juice, V8, milk, fruit
  • October 4: Bagel sandwich, orange juice, V8, milk, fruit

Lunch

  • October 1: Chili fiesta, lettuce, tomato, pears, cookie, milk, fruit and salad bar
  • October 2: Tomato soup, grilled cheese, peach, milk, fruit and salad bar
  • October 3: Chicken tacos, lettuce, pineapple, cake, milk, fruit and salad bar