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Wreaths and Stockings for the Holidays

Wreaths and Stockings for the Holidays

Wreaths Across America With the end of Stockings for Soldiers Campaign, Peacock Funeral Home is gearing up for our 4th Annual Wreaths Across America Ceremony that will be held at 10:00AM on Saturday, December 13, 2014 at Fairmount Cemetery in the Veteran’s Section. With the support of so many we will be receiving 298 wreaths […]

Wreaths Across America

Wreaths Across America

  It is that time of year to start up with Wreaths Across America again. Our fourth annual Wreaths Across America Ceremony will be on Saturday, December 13, 2014, at 10:00AM in the Veteran’s Section of Fairmount Cemetery. As we have discussed in previous years Wreaths Across America started as The Arlington Wreath project by […]

Devotion and Honor through Wreaths Across America

Devotion and Honor through Wreaths Across America

  Several dozen area residents attended the third annual Wreaths Across America Ceremony this past Saturday, December 14, at Fairmount Cemetery in Lamar. Area organizations taking part included: Lamar VFW Post #3621, Lamar American Legion Post #71, Lamar Cub Scout Pack 223, Boy Scout Pack 218 and Lamar Girl Scouts, Troop 4649 and 32544, as […]

Saturday Observance for Annual Wreaths Across America at Fairmount Cemetery

Saturday Observance for Annual Wreaths Across America at Fairmount Cemetery

    10:00 AM Saturday December 14th 2013 at the Fairmount Cemetery, Veteran’s Section will be our 3rd annual Wreaths Across America Day Ceremony. It began as The Arlington Wreath project started by Morrill Worcester in 1992 with the donation and laying of 5000 Christmas wreaths at Arlington National Cemetery. It was relatively obscure until […]

Veteran's Honors Set for Saturday at Fairmount Cemetery

Veteran’s Honors Set for Saturday at Fairmount Cemetery

  The Peacock Funeral Home would like to invite the community to our second annual ceremony for Wreaths Across America will be held on Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 10:00AM in the Veteran’s Section at Fairmount Cemetery in Lamar. The Lamar VFW Post #3621, American Legion Post #71 as well as our local Cub Scout […]

Wreaths Ceremony Honors Military at Fairmount Cemetery

Wreaths Ceremony Honors Military at Fairmount Cemetery

  The first annual Wreaths Across America ceremony was held this past Saturday in the Veteran’s Section of Fairmount Cemetery in Lamar. Just under 100 residents attended the 10am observation.  Despite the sunny skies, the gathering ignored the frigid temperature, which hovered in the low 20s.  The placing of Christmas wreaths at the headstones of […]

'Tis the Season

‘Tis the Season

Lamar City workers have been busy the past few days, putting up the holiday decorations along Main Street in town.  With just over a month to go before Christmas arrives, there’s a slate of holiday related activities on the way.  The 8th Annual Fantasy Tree Celebration is set for Saturday, November 19 at the Lamar Elks […]

Veteran's Day Observances Scheduled

Veteran’s Day Observances Scheduled

Area Veterans are invited to attend the Lamar VA Clinic Open House this Thursday, November 10  In June of this year, Prowers Medical Group opened the Lamar VA Clinic. It has been an honor to serve the Veterans in the southeast Colorado region. Prowers Medical Group is proud to announce that we recently received notification […]