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SECCI Receives Contributions from Oktoberfest Beer-Brats & Boobies Run

SECCI Receives Contributions from Oktoberfest Beer-Brats & Boobies Run

The membership group of “Beers and Brats for Boobies” presented a check to Cathy Buxton of Southeast Colorado Cancer Initiative for $5,200, the proceeds from the Oktoberfest 5K run in Lamar. SECCI was created by a group of cancer survivors in 2000, to help pay for transportation and some medical expenses for local residents in […]

Robbins, Lusher, Brase Elected to PCDI Board

Robbins, Lusher, Brase Elected to PCDI Board

  New board of director members to Prowers County Development Incorporated were elected during the economic development group’s annual banquet and meeting, Wednesday, February 27, at the Rodeway Cow Palace Inn. Lawrence Brase was re-elected as a board member and Larry Lusher of Farmer-Stockman Realty & Auction LLP and Rick Robbins of Colorado Mills were […]

Six Candidates Running for PCDI Board

Six Candidates Running for PCDI Board

As many as six Prowers County residents will be voted on for three board seats, Wednesday night, February 27, during the annual Prowers County Development Incorporated meeting.  There are three positions coming open and two members, Shawna Hodge and Lawrence Brase are running for re-election.  Board President Cathy Buxton said during the Tuesday morning meeting […]

BBB Donate to SECCI

BBB Donate to SECCI

On October 6, Lamar was overrun with tutu-clad runners in the “Beers and Brats for Boobies” 5K race.  The event took place in conjunction with Oktoberfest and aimed to raise funds for breast cancer awareness.  Even though Oktoberfest saw a drop in attendance due to the chilly weather, the 5k was still a success.  65 […]

“…and the Walls Come Tumbling Down”

“…and the Walls Come Tumbling Down”

 Wallace Gas Station on South Main Street in Lamar is being demolished.  The gas station and Wally Wash car wash has not been in service for several years, as testified by the price of gasohol on the sign in front of the store.  Even at 10% gasohol prices, the $2 and change price per gallon […]

New PCDI Board Members Elected at Annual Meeting

New PCDI Board Members Elected at Annual Meeting

New members John Marrin, President of Lamar Community College, and Doug Thrall, manager of The Cow Palace Inn were elected to the Prowers County Board of Directors during the annual meeting held at the Cow Palace Inn February 16. Four positions were open on the PCDI board and Deb Choat from Granada and Marsha Willhite […]

PCDI Elects New Officers, Views Holly Tornado Anniversary DVD

PCDI Elects New Officers, Views Holly Tornado Anniversary DVD

Anne Marie Crampton stepped down as PCDI president Tuesday, March 29, as board members voted for Cathy Buxton as incoming president, Michael Bryant as vice-president, and Lawrence Brase as secretary/treasurer. Board member Marsha Willhite presented a brief DVD showcasing the transition from devastation to community restoration. Willhite, Holly town administrator reminded the board the 4th […]