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Pages from the Past - From our 131-year Archives

PROMO 660 x 440 Community - Pages from the Past Front Page - Chris Sorensen

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

Pages from the Past - From our 131-year Archives

PROMO 660 x 440 Community - Pages from the Past Front Page - Chris Sorensen

15 Years Ago

September 5, 2003

  • USDA Updates-Rod Johnson: Rain fall totals range from 0.5 inches in the Haswell area to 1.5 inches or more in the eastern part of the county

25 Years Ago

September 8, 1993

  • Eagle Vision LLC, owners Mike Beeson and Vern "Beatle" Koch, recently constructed and launched a Standard Cable System in the town of Eads.

40 Years Ago

September 8, 1978

Pages from the Past - From our 131-year Archives

PROMO 660 x 440 Community - Pages from the Past Front Page - Chris Sorensen

15 Years Ago

August 15, 2003

  • Wild Horse Roundup-Curtis Schrimp: "I went out to get in our van to go to Hugo. I looked west & a fire was just starting on the edge of the highway, and in seconds it was a big blaze."

25 Years Ago

August 18, 1993

  • A severe thunderstorm moved across north central Kiowa County August 13. Three horses belonging to Larry Meeks of Chivington were struck and killed by lightning.

40 Years Ago