Obituary – Frankie E. Stoker

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Frankie E. Stoker

August 9, 1935 - October 12, 2021

Frankie Elvin Stoker was born August 9, 1935, in Las Animas to Frank and Edna Stoker.  

Frankie grew up in and around Haswell with his sisters, Muriel and Shirley, and numerous cousins.  He enjoyed riding horses and playing ball with his cousins.  He attended school in Haswell and graduated in 1953.  After high school he worked for farmers in the area for a few years.

Kiowa County Public Health COVID-19 Weekly Update - October 13, 2021

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  • Cases: 145 
  • Hospitalizations: 8
  • Deaths: 4**

*These are cumulative totals as of 10/12/2021 4pm **Deaths in people with a recent positive COVID Test.

  • CASES PAST 7 days: 12 (1 vaccinated)
  • CASES PAST 14 days: 16 (3 vaccinated)

ALL hospitalizations and deaths in Kiowa County were in people who were not vaccinated.

Eads School COVID-19 Update

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Due to COVID-19 exposure, we have had to quarantine several students at the elementary and middle school.  The parents/guardians of these students have been notified via email of their status and of the quarantine days.

School has been cancelled at Eads elementary and middle school October 13 and 14.  A final decision about the plan moving forward will be delivered by October 15 via email.

Eads High School is currently on remote-learning status through October 21.