Kiowa County

Pages from the Past - From our 131-year Archives

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15 Years Ago

September 19, 2003

  • On the Museum float we saw Sis Howard washing clothes and Amy Wierich and her children, Emilee and Taylor stoking the pot belly stove.
  • Eads Board of Trustees Meeting: 225 yards of concrete had been poured for the foundation of the new water tower, and over 13,000 feet of water line had been laid. The total project calls for 26,000 feet of new line including replacement of 12,000 feet of the main transmission line.

25 Years Ago

USDA Update - September 22, 2018

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  • MFP - Market Facilitation Program - SIGNUP DEADLINE January 15, 2019
  • Apply for Livestock Forage Program - Call office for appointment - SIGNUP DEADLINE DECEMBER 31, 2018
  • NAP COVERAGE DEADLINE- December 1, native grass 
  • FARM LOAN Personnel in Kiowa County Service Center - Tuesday, October 9 
  • County Committee Meeting - TBA

Obituary – Kenneth Ralph Koch

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Kenneth R. Koch

February 25, 1944 - September 15, 2018

Kenneth Ralph Koch of Greeley passed away September 15, 2018, in Greeley. He was born February 25, 1944, in Eads to Ralph and Ruth (Downs) Koch.

Kenneth graduated from Eads High School and Lamar Community College. He was licensed in cosmetology and an instructor at Highland Hills Beauty Academy, and owned Hair Affair by Ken in Greeley.