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Funeral Services – David L. LaCost

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David L. LaCost

February 21, 1947 - June 10, 2021

Graveside Services for Lamar resident David LaCost will be held at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, June 15, 2021, at the Wiley Cemetery with Pastor Paul Floyd of the High Plains Fellowship Church officiating.

Per David's request there will be no visitation.

Dave was born on February 21, 1947, at Lamar to Lester and Freda (McCracken) LaCost, and passed away at the Weisbrod Memorial County Nursing Home in Eads June 10, 2021, at the age of 74.

Polis sends letter endorsing addition of former Japanese internment camp into NPS system

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(The Center Square) - Colorado Gov. Jared Polis sent a letter to the U.S. National Park Service this week in support of the agency adding a World War II Japanese internment camp in southeastern Colorado into the federal park system.

Lamar Community College holds commencement ceremony for graduates of classes of 2020, 2021

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Lamar Community College (LCC) graduates from the class of 2021 and the class of 2020, which was unable to have an in-person ceremony last year because of the COVID-19 pandemic, were recognized during the 82nd Annual Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 8.