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Hot Dog! What a Night

      Wieners were served up from the grill at the Prowers County Fairgrounds and Willow Creek Park on Tuesday evening, August 4. Residents could choose from the National Night Out event at Willow Creek Park and enjoyfree swimming, a movie and dozens of chili dogs with cheese and all the toppings, or they […]

Red-White and Moo is Here for Ewe

There’s a lot of activity underway for this year’s Sand and Sage Fair, culminating with the popular  BBQ and Rodeo Friday and Saturday, August 7 and 8, including Moore’s Greater Shows Carnival. This will also mark the first time a beer garden will be set up at the fairgrounds for the fair with servings set […]

County Building Projects Discussed

“The new courthouse boiler has been installed but it hasn’t been filled with a chemical mix. We’re going to wait until the fall to do that and give it a test run,” stated Kirk Powers, Building Operations Supervisor to the Prowers County Commissioners on Tuesday, July 21. Powers was providing an update on some current […]

Lodging Tax Panel Funds 2015 Summer Events

  The Prowers County Lodging Tax Panel approved $3,000 in marketing funds for Larry Coberly’s Monster Truck Show planned for next summer.  “I am planning on two shows this year and perhaps we’ll hold a lawn mower race.  I’ll have to give that some more thought before it’s going to be offered,” Coberly told the […]

4-H 2014 Fall Achievement Awards Program Summary

  The Prowers County 4-H Fall Achievement Program recently presented awards to a variety of participants.                                 Out Going Officers for 2014         Incoming Officers for 2015 President:                       Theresa Butler                                  Kylee Holden Vice President:               Kylee Holden                                    Miranda Morgan Secretary:                        Miranda Morgan                              Makendra Torres Treasurer:                       Ashlyn Crossland                             Ashlyn Crossland Reporter:                         Sam Rink                                           Angelina Downing Leader Adv:                    Pam Pennington                       […]

“Country Pride-County Wide” Fair Highlights

People were on the move during this year’s Sand and Sage Fair and Rodeo, whether they were young kayakers, racing around on go-carts, heading for the heavens with a bungee jump or taking a bounce or two while competing in the weekend rodeo at the Prowers County Fairgrounds. The local forecast cooperated with all the […]

Lamar City Council Discusses Bees, Fees and Asbestos

City ordinances limit residents to only three dogs per residence, but the question arose about keeping bee hives within city limits.  Apparently some residents around 10th and Beech Streets have been bothered by bees, kept in several hives, to produce honey.  Their specific complaint, according to John Sutherland, Lamar City Administrator, was enough of the […]