Lamar Community College in Prowers County, Colorado, has announced its fall semester 2021 academic honors.
Good Citizens from area schools are recognized for the 2020-2021 school year. Those senior students selected from their high school are: Yancy Lea Franklin, Campo High School; Mollie Marie Kelley, Eads High School; Jonathan Ian Rink, Granada High School; Sage Ann Higbee, Lamar High School; Kieley Lynn Stegman, Pritchett High School; Payton Rae Arbuthnot, Springfield High School; D'Neil Doyle, Walsh High School and Cadence Kain Zordel, Wiley High School.
Justin Adams Flora
December 23, 1947 - January 14, 2021
Justin Adams Flora was born in Lamar December 23, 1947, to Winnie and Lee Flora.
Golden Plains Insurance is once again offering their annual educational scholarship.
May 1, 1926 - December 19, 2020
Maxine Kasza was born May 1, 1926, at Lamar to Ora and Sophronia (Bloyd) Davidson and passed away December 19, 2020, at her home in Lamar with her family by her side at the age of 94.
May 16, 1932 - December 15, 2020
A celebration of life for lifelong Lamar Resident, Albert J. May, will be held at 10:00 a.m. Monday, December 21, 2020, at the Peacock Family Chapel with Pastor Ian Blacker officiating. There will be no visitation. Interment will follow at the Fairmount Cemetery in the Veteran's Section with full military honors under the auspices of the local V.F.W. and American Legion Posts.
Phillip Lee Paulsen
December 20, 1950 - December 13, 2020
A celebration of life memorial service for lifelong Lamar resident, Phillip L. Paulsen, will be held at a later date.
Cremation has taken place and there will be no public visitation.
Phil was born December 20, 1950 at Lamar to William Henry and Dorothy (Schibbelhut) Paulsen and passed away at the Weisbrod Nursing Home in Eads December 13, 2020, at the age of 69.
Lamar Community College has switched to remote learning due to a COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak, and is encouraging students and staff to take precautions.
The Colorado Department of Local Affairs' Division of Housing (DOH) announced it received $2.6 million in federal CARES Act funds and spent another $8 million on redevelopment projects in October.
Clinton Ross Bean of Lamar, formerly of Eads, passed away September 21, 2020.