Prowers County

LCC Spring Horse Show Set for April 27

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The Lamar Community College Horse Training & Management (HTM) and Equine Business Management (EBM) programs will host their annual Spring Show on Friday, April 27.

The show will be held in the Equine Complex, just north of College Road in Lamar, starting at 10:30am that morning.  The community is invited to attend and help celebrate the accomplishments of LCC freshman in the HTM and EBM programs.

Educational Session Kicks Off Annual Cattlemen Festivities

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How do you bring profit to the cow-calf producer? Bent-Prowers Cattle & Horse Growers Association hosted an educational session April 72018. The panel outlined strategies to address that profitability question.  Panelists Steve Ptolemy of Best Bet Beeflot, Justin Homm of AGRI Beef, and Rick Robbins of Colorado Mills, each touched on different suggestions to aid the cow-calf segment of the beef industry.

Lamar Community College Hosts Nearly 800 for FFA Career Development

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Lamar Community College recently welcomed nearly 800 high school students to campus for the Future Farmers of America Career Development Day, the largest crowd yet for the event.  Seven Hundred-Eighty FFA members from 42 schools throughout Colorado and Oklahoma attended and competed in a range of events.

LCC Coach Scott Crampton Surpasses 1000 Career Wins

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Veteran Lamar Community College Baseball coach Scott Crampton reached a big milestone over the weekend, winning the 1000th game of his coaching career.

Sunday, Runnin' Lopes Baseball hosted a doubleheader with Otero Junior College at Merchants' Park.  The Lopes won the first game 4-1, to earn the 1000th win, but they didn't stop there.  They celebrated with a sweep of the Rattlers by winning the second game 5-4, pushing Coach Crampton's win total to 1001.