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Death Notice – Johnny F. Maxwell

Memorial Services are pending for Lamar resident Johnny F. Maxwell. Mr. Maxwell, known to his family and friends as John, was born May 24, 1954, to Prince and Rose (Phinnessee) Maxwell and passed away June 21, 2022, at his home. John was 68. He is preceded in death by his...
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2022 AARP Community Challenge Grantee Announcement

We are so excited to share that we are one of 260 grantees chosen for a 2022 AARP Community Challenge grant from @AARPLivable http://www.facebook.com/aarp.colorado and AARP Colorado!. Our garden and vibrant public space project in Bristol, Colorado was chosen to receive funding among 3,200 applicants nationwide!. Through this grant we...
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Manuelita C. Saldana – October, 27, 1947 – June 29, 2022

A Memorial Mass for Lamar resident, Manuelita C. Saldaña will be held at 10am Monday July 11th, 2022 at the St. Francis de Sales/Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church with Rev. Ernesto Rodriquez as celebrant. A rosary service will be held prior to the mass at 9:30am at the church with Deacon Allan Medina reciting. A Rite of Committal will be held at Fairmount Cemetery.
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Archive for July, 2022

We are so excited to share that we are one of 260 grantees chosen for a 2022 AARP Community Challenge grant from @AARPLivable http://www.facebook.com/aarp.colorado and AARP Colorado! Our garden and vibrant public space project in Bristol, Colorado was chosen to receive funding among 3,200 applicants nationwide! Through this grant we will be installing an […]
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Archive for June, 2022

The Lamar Utilities Board approved $37,608.28 in purchase orders this past Tuesday, June 28th, from a total of $48,432.54. The board paid bills for May amounting to $895,434.58 of which $803,263 was for the monthly power purchase from Arkansas River Power Authority. Light Plant Superintendent Houssin Hourieh told the board six bids were submitted […]
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Lamar Utility Board Covers Finances on June Agenda

The Lamar Utilities Board approved $37,608.28 in purchase orders this past Tuesday, June 28th, from a total of $48,432.54. The board paid bills for May amounting to $895,434.58 of which $803,263 was for the monthly power purchase from Arkansas River Power Authority. Light Plant Superintendent Houssin Hourieh told the board...
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Birth Announcement: Tryndan Riley Marquez

TRYNDAN RILEY MARQUEZ was born on May 26, 2022 at 3:04 AM to proud parents Tyndan and Keegan Marquez of Granada, Colorado. The beautiful baby boy was delivered by attending physician Dr. Ross Valone and assisted by midwife Jayme Applebee at St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City, KS weighing in at 8 lbs. 5.7 oz. and was 21 inches in length. Maternal grandparents are Ernie and Amber Felzien of Pritchett, CO and Jillaine Ausmus of Springfield, CO. Paternal grandmother is Michelle Marquez of Granada, CO Paternal great-grandparents are Richard and Roselia Marquez of Granada, CO. Baby Tryndan is the couple’s first child.
GRANADA, CO
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NRCS Schedules Local Work Group Meeting

USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service, (NRCS) gives notice that it will hold a Local Work Group meeting for Prowers Conservation District/Prowers County. This meeting is open to the public. The event will take place on Wednesday, July 20th, 2022 from 9am to 11am at the Colorado Parks and Wildlife...
LAMAR, CO
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Ronald "Ron" Scobee

Ronald “Ron” Scobee, 72, went home to be with the Lord on June 28, 2022. He was born in Lamar, Colorado on July 10, 1949, to Eugene and Alberta Joy Scobee. He grew up in the Walsh and Two Buttes area in southern Colorado. From the age of 5 to 18, he worked on his grandfather and father’s farms in the fields.
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Lamar Council Discusses Tiny Homes Regulations, Accepts Brownsfield Grant

The Lamar City Council, under the June 27th consent agenda, approved Ordinance No. 1523 which amends the Lamar Municipal Code, encouraging the residents to enjoy and safely use North Gateway Park. The body of the ordinance pertains to an off-leash area for dogs at the park and use of a future designated archery range. Ordinance No. 1254 was also passed and sets a program for identifying and registering vacant commercial buildings and provides for the responsibilities of owners of vacant buildings and structures as well as to work to speed the rehabilitation of those properties. Ordinance No. 1255 annexes the Farm Credit of Southern Colorado property at 1301 East Olive Street into the boundaries of the City of Lamar.
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Injustice Forever: The Story of Amache

GRANADA, Colorado — When the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor, President Franklin Roosevelt was pressured into signing Executive Order 9066. It called for Japanese Americans living on the west coast to be relocated to internment camps spread around the country. The one in southeastern Colorado was called Amache, named for...
GRANADA, CO
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Charlotte Ann Cook – October 27, 1940 – June 28, 2022

Gravesides services for Charlotte Ann Cook, formerly of Eads, CO, will be held at 10am Friday July 1, 2022 at the Eads Cemetery in Eads, Co, with Pastor John Dell of the First Christian Church of Rocky Ford, CO officiating. Interment will follow at the Eads Cemetery. Visitation will be...
EADS, CO
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Ronald “Ron” E. Smith – July 29, 1950 – June 21, 2022

A celebration of life memorial service for lifelong Lamar resident, Ronald E. Smith, affectionately known as Ron, will be held at 11:00 AM, Thursday, June 30, 2022 at the Lamar Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints with Bishop Steve White conducting. An inurnment and dedication of the grave will...
LAMAR, CO
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Fireworks Lists for July 4th within Lamar City Limits

Just for an informational item. Here is the list of Permissible and Unlawful fireworks for use in the City Limits of Lamar. A good rule of thumb is if it goes up in the air or makes a boom/bang it is illegal. Please keep in mind this is a list for in the City Limits of Lamar and does not apply to any other surrounding communities or to the unincorporated areas of Prowers County.
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Jesse J. Camacho – June 17, 1944 – June 19, 2022

A Memorial Mass for lifelong Lamar resident, Jesse J. Camacho will be held at 11:00AM on Friday, July 8, 2022 at the St. Francis de Sales/Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church with Reverend Joseph Lawrence as celebrant. A rite of committal will follow at the Fairmount Cemetery. Per Jesse’s request...
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