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Pages from the Past - From Our 130-Year Archives

Pages from the Past

15 Years Ago

February 22, 2002

 

  • For the second year in a row, Eads walks away with the championship title and $200 for their FFA chapter.

 

  • USDA Update-Rod Johnson: As you read this, I should be on a "Goldfields Trek" in New Zealand
  • . The Trek is a four-day hike through the pristine mountains and farm country to commemorate the gold rush in New Zealand.

 

Pages from the Past - From our 130-year archive

Pages from the Past

15 Years Ago

February 15, 2002

 

  • Weisbrod Memorial Hospital and Nursing Home Employees offering two scholarships to Kiowa County residents in need of financial assistance to pursue a degree in the health care.

 

  • Severe winds hit the county last week causing erosion in several wheat fields due to poor cover  from two years of drought and poor planting conditions last year

 

Pages from the Past - From Our 130-Year Archives

Pages from the Past

15 Years Ago

January 25, 2002

 

  • Wild Horse Roundup-Curtis Schrimp: I know people don't like to see birthdays roll around, but mine Sat. was kind of nice. No Party but lot of nice cards and phone calls. Marty made my favorite meat dish, meat loaf.

 

  • The overall Junior Champion for the 2001-2002 Science Fair was Andrea Buxton and overall Senior Champion was Dain Barnett

 

25 Years Ago

January 23, 1992

 

Pages from the Past - From Our 130-Year Archives

Pages from the Past

15 Years Ago

January 11, 2002

 

  • The Kiowa County Economic Development Foundation teamed up with Colorado Tree Coalition Grant Program to plant 36 trees & remove stumps this past year, in Arlington, Haswell, Eads, Brandon Sheridan Lake and Towner

 

  • A number of Haswell folks enjoyed a card party on New Year's Eve at the center. Real fun for all!

 

Pages from the Past - From Our 130-Year Archives

Pages from the Past

15 Years Ago

January 4, 2002

 

  • We awoke to about 4 inches of snow and a lot of ice underneath. There was a power outage on the west end of the county.

 

  • Wild Horse Roundup-Curtis Schrimp: I received in the mail a large envelope with 55 fan letters inside. They were from a middle school class in Clifton.

 

25 Years Ago

January 2, 1992

 

Pages  from the Past - From our 129-Year Archive

Pages from the Past

15 Years Ago

December 21, 2001

 

  • Dear Santa letters appeared in the newspaper from Mrs. Gooden second grade class

 

25 Years Ago

December 26, 1991

 

  • Valley State Bank held Open House for Betty Frazee who retired after 24 years of dedicated service to the bank.

 

  • Several from the Kit Carson and Wild Horse area attended the Wild Horse Club Christmas party

 

Pages  from the Past - From our 129-Year Archive

Pages from the Past

15 Years Ago

December 28, 2001

Wild Horse Roundup-Curtis Schrimp: Going through a little metal box I found some tokens that was used for sales tax years ago. These had the name Lindquist who had the store probably 1909 or 1910

25 Years Ago

December 26, 1991

Once more Kit Carson area residents will be able to take  one of local artist, Glaida Craven, courses through Lamar Community College

The overall assessed value of Kiowa County rose almost $2 million dollars