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Early Settlers Day Preview  La Junta Tribune Democrat

Early Settlers Day is traditionally held on the Saturday following Labor Day Weekend, the second Saturday in September after the first Monday. The Chamber of ...



Otero Junior College sports update - News  La Junta Tribune Democrat

Otero volleyball defeats nation's top-ranked teamAfter a rough start to the Snow College Invitational, the Otero Junior College volleyball team ended on a high ...



La Junta softball blasts Burlington 20-4 - News  Fowler Tribune

The La Junta High School softball team got the 2019 season going in the right direction as it defeated Burlington 20-4 this past Thursday at Tippy Martinez Park ...



La Junta High School Class of 2019 sets eyes on future  La Junta Tribune Democrat

Seventy-one teenagers bade farewell Sunday evening to the one constant they've known for the past 12 years and prepared to set foot into the larger world of ...



Sports briefs for the Arkansas Valley - News  Fowler Tribune

LJHS football season tickets on saleLa Junta High School has announced that season tickets for the 2019 football season are on sale. The cost is $50 per ...



La Junta school board announces new principals  La Junta Tribune Democrat

The La Junta School Board met on Monday evening to congratulate outstanding students and to announce the promotions of two teachers to principals of their ...



Meet the new teachers  La Junta Tribune Democrat

New teachers for the 2015-2020 School Year met school board and other staff at brunch on Monday morning. The school board served breakfast to the staff at ...



Top 10 LJHS graduates  La Junta Tribune Democrat

La Junta High School's top scholars are versatile.Each year, La Junta High School honors its top-10 students, as selected by grade point average.



Introducing Mr. and Miss LJHS 2019  La Junta Tribune Democrat

The students of La Junta High School selected Nate Copley and Addison Aragon as Mr. and Miss La Junta High School. The award was announced during the ...



La Junta Intermediate School principal finalists introduced  La Junta Tribune Democrat

La Junta Superintendent Rick Lovato, Jr., introduced the three candidates for the position of principal of the Intermediate School (grades three through six) at a ...



Nuschy recalls career as a La Junta Tiger  La Junta Tribune Democrat

Jon Nuschy certainly left his mark as he competed in three sports at La Junta High School. He said it was a fun ride all four years."It was pretty interesting," ...



La Junta Catholic bazaar turns 100  La Junta Tribune Democrat

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the Catholic Church Bazaar, scheduled this weekend at the Our Lady of Guadalupe/St. Patrick Catholic Church, 202 ...



La Junta teens share ideas with Tourism Board  Ag Journal

Students in the new Sports and Entertainment Management class at La Junta High School presented their term projects to the Tourism Advisory Board at its ...



La Junta Livestock: A family tradition  La Junta Tribune Democrat

Jace Honey carries on the family tradition of La Junta Livestock with his brother, Keo, and his sister's husband, Brian Elder.“Some people think we just work one ...



5 things to do this weekend - News  La Junta Tribune Democrat

1. Take in your local Easter Egg Hunt: the Lions Club is hosting an Easter Egg Hunt, 9 a.m. Saturday in La Junta City Park; 10 a.m. Saturday, the Rocky Ford ...



Eight Colorado Speed athletes of Otero County qualify for regionals  La Junta Tribune Democrat

The Colorado Speed youth track and field teams participated in two meets in June. The list includes the USATF Colorado Association Junior Olympic ...



La Juntas Kaden Ramirez signs with York College  La Junta Tribune Democrat

Former La Junta High School student-athlete Kaden Ramirez signed a national letter of intent to compete in track and field at York College in York, Neb., ...



La Junta and Rocky Ford marching bands in semifinals  La Junta Tribune Democrat

Colorado Bandmasters Association State Championships for 1A-2A-3A Semifinals Monday at CSU/Pueblo StadiumIt is an honor to make it to semifinals with ...



Wallace feted at awards ceremony  La Junta Tribune Democrat

The La Junta Chamber of Commerce hosted its annual Community *Service* banquet Monday night, a much-anticipated event by the business and social ...



Frozen Jr. cast announced  La Junta Tribune Democrat

The cast for the Children's Theatre of La Junta's summer production of "Frozen Jr." has been announced, said Kelly Jo Smith, director.The enchanting modern ...



La Junta Tigers: 2018 2A State Champs!  La Junta Tribune Democrat

The La Junta High School football team went into this year's Class 2A state playoffs as the fourth-seeded team. But when the dust settled at the end of the ...



Four La Junta athletes in qualifying positions  La Junta Tribune Democrat

Several local high school track and field athletes continue to be in a position to qualify for their respective state tournaments, according to the MaxPreps.com ...



John William Bill Haberman  La Junta Tribune Democrat

John William Haberman (Bill, J.W.), 81, of La Junta, Colorado, passed away, Sunday, December 30, 2018. Bill was born on August 20, 1937, to John Karl ...



La Junta graduate now a professional stunt performer  La Junta Tribune Democrat

The most terrifying event thus far in Cassidy Kahler's young life, she said, was standing on the ledge of a building high above the concrete below without being ...



Pueblo West, Coronado win Tiger Relays  La Junta Tribune Democrat

The Coronado High School boys' track and field team saw its dominance of the 71st Annual Tiger Relays come to an end Friday at Tiger Stadium.The Cougars ...



First La Junta Hall of Fame class exemplifies dedication, excellence  La Junta Tribune Democrat

Eight individuals were inducted into the La Junta High School Hall of Fame Saturday at InspirationField. Here are thumbnail sketches on each inductee.



Marco Gonzales wins MLB opener  La Junta Tribune Democrat

Marco Gonzales, the son of former La Junta High School student-athlete Frank Gonzales, was the winning pitcher in the 2019 Major League Baseball season ...



La Junta, Platte Valley talk 2A football title game at press conference  Pueblo Chieftain

Two of Class 2As finest high school football programs toured Colorado State University-Pueblo's Neta & Eddie DeRose ThunderBowl with smiles Wednesday as ...



Traveling the Pacific Crest Trail with La Juntas Katrina Horner  La Junta Tribune Democrat

Editor's Note: This is the second in a series of columns by Katrina Horner, a graduate of La Junta High School. Horner left La Junta after graduation and attended ...



Lamar rallies late to defeat La Junta softball  La Junta Tribune Democrat

The La Junta High School softball team got off to a good start when it hosted fifth-ranked Lamar Thursday at Tippy Martinez Park. The Lady Tigers scored four ...



Rocky Fords Trujillo, Fowlers Carnes have top times; Walter denied third state title  La Junta Tribune Democrat

The first day of the Colorado High School Activities Association state track meet saw two Class 2A athletes taking the top seed into finals, while Crowley County ...



La Junta Junior High Awards  La Junta Tribune Democrat

The La Junta Junior High School Academic and Athletic Awards were presented on Thursday, May 10, at the La Junta High School Gym. Presenting the awards ...



La Junta boys golf second at home tournament  La Junta Tribune Democrat

The La Junta High School boys' golf team was looking to make it two wins in a row when it hosted its annual home tournament Monday at the La Junta Municipal ...



Tigers shine in State Fair Parade  La Junta Tribune Democrat

Marching Band Day at the State Fair was SaturdayHave you heard the La Junta Jr/Sr High School Band practicing on the streets this summer? There's a good ...



Rosalean Louise Jenkins Hadaway  La Junta Tribune Democrat

Rosalean passed away unexpectedly at her home in Texas on May 25, 2019. She was born on February 23, 1948, in La Junta, Colo., to Darwin and Letha ...



La Junta Golf Course hosts Wallace Oil youth golf challenge  La Junta Tribune Democrat

On Monday, 38 local youth ranging in age from 6-17 converged on the La Junta Golf Club for the Wallace Oil Kids Golf Challenge. Jim Wallace of Wallace Oil ...



School Board recognizes local winners  La Junta Tribune Democrat

The La Junta School Board met on Monday evening to acknowledge student achievements as well as to conduct business as usual.



La Juntas Jacob Tafoya impresses at Blue-Grey combine  La Junta Tribune Democrat

La Junta High School's Jacob Tafoya, a 6-foot, 2-inch, 300-pound lineman, is turning some heads at regional combines sponsored by Blue-Grey Football.



New La Junta teachers for 2016-17  La Junta Tribune Democrat

New teacher orientation for La Junta Public Schools was held at the Intermediate School on Aug. 9 and 10.



La Juntas Jacob Tafoya invited to compete in Blue-Grey Football All-American Bowl  La Junta Tribune Democrat

After a couple of impressive showings at combines, La Junta High School's Jacob Tafoya, a 6 foot 3 inch, 300-pound lineman, has been selected to compete in ...



Jim "Sully" Sullivan - News  La Junta Tribune Democrat

James Joseph Sullivan, 64, passed away unexpectedly on Nov. 1, 2016 at the family home. He was born on Nov. 14, 1951, in La Junta, Colorado to Franklyn ...



La Junta football wins Class 2A state championship  La Junta Tribune Democrat

The year 2016 will be one remembers for sports droughts being ended. Back in June, the Cleveland Cavaliers ended the city's long dry spell in world ...



Former La Junta wrestler Jared Haberman to enter Western State Hall of Fame  La Junta Tribune Democrat

Former La Junta High School student-athlete Jared Haberman has been elected to enter the Western State Colorado University Mountaineer Athletics Hall of ...



Four local high school softball players named All-State by CHSAA  La Junta Tribune Democrat

The Colorado High School Activities Association announced its All-State softball teams with two players from La Junta High School and two more from Rocky ...



62nd Otero Arts Festival Awards Night  La Junta Tribune Democrat

Otero Arts Festival gives opportunities for recognition to students of the Lower Arkansas ValleyThe 62nd Otero Arts Festival Awards on Thursday evening drew ...



Hi-Teens royalty  La Junta Tribune Democrat

The Hi-Teens of La Junta High School are having their dance on Sunday night, Nov. 22, and have announced the royalty candidates.



Picketwire Players turn 50  La Junta Tribune Democrat

The Picketwire Players of La Junta, CO celebrate 50 years in the Arkansas Valley with the 2018 season.Mickie Awards and annual meeting at 7 p.m. Saturday in ...



Frank Gonzales heads to new role with Colorado Rockies organization  La Junta Tribune Democrat

Former La Junta High School student-athlete Frank Gonzales will have a new position within the Colorado Rockies organization beginning this season.



Pueblo West names former La Junta coach Clint Buderus as its new football coach  Pueblo Chieftain

Pueblo West High School is trading one state champion for another.Thursday, former La Junta High School head coach, Clint Buderus, who coached the Tigers ...



Findlay interning with Rusler  La Junta Tribune Democrat

Morgan Findlay graduated from La Junta High School in 2014. She grew up at her family's farm near Las Animas, but commuted to school with her mother, Dana ...



Meet Kiowa Cranson, quarterhorse trainer  La Junta Tribune Democrat

Kiowa Cranson was working in the horse arena at the farm just off County Road 31 on Wednesday afternoon. It's where he is almost every afternoon since he ...



Victor Issac Medina  La Junta Tribune Democrat

Victor Issac Medina, 24, of La Junta, Colorado, went to be with the Lord on April 8, 2016, due to a tragic automobile accident. He was born March 12, 1992, in La ...



Actress searches for family history in Fowler Tribune  La Junta Tribune Democrat

TLC's “Who Do You Think You Are?” series follows famous people as they trace their genealogy. One of those journeys had ties to Fowler and La Junta.



La Junta football holds off Alamosa  La Junta Tribune Democrat

It was a classic battle of Top 10 teams that was expected when the third-ranked La Junta High School football team hosted ninth-ranked Alamosa Friday at Tiger ...



New coach takes over La Junta track and field program  La Junta Tribune Democrat

There will be a new coach in charge of the La Junta High School track and field program beginning this year as Bill Remick will be in charge. Remick is no ...



La Junta girls basketball dealt first loss of season  La Junta Tribune Democrat

In a battle of Lady Tiger basketball teams, La Junta High School was dealt its first loss of the 2017-18 season as it was defeated by Del Norte, the second ranked ...



Multiple Otero County crashes kill 2, injure 1  KRDO

An Otero County teenager was killed in a rollover accident on State Route 109 north of La Junta, according to the Colorado State Patrol.



Anderson returns to take over dental practice - News  La Junta Tribune Democrat

A La Junta native has returned to his hometown to take over a dental practice. Ryan Anderson, DDS, purchased Rosa Lacy's practice at 13 E. Fourth St. in La ...



Stolen Vehicle Makes for Wild Chase on Hwy 50 in SE CO  The Prowers Journal

The Colorado State Patrol is currently investigating an incident Monday, October 8, 2018, involving a stolen vehicle that crashed into multiple vehicles, causing ...



Waylon James Campbell…February 23, 1996 – April 23, 2019  The Prowers Journal

Waylon James Campbell, 23, of Lubbock, Texas passed away April 23, 2019 at his apartment in Lubbock due to complications with diabetes. A memorial *service* ...



Otero baseball downed by Trinidad State  La Junta Tribune Democrat

The Otero Junior College baseball team fell behind early in its game against Trinidad State Junior College Wednesday at 22nd Street Field and it was not able ...



La Junta boys ride strong second half to victory  La Junta Tribune Democrat

Tuesday's La Junta High School boys' basketball team was a tale of two halves when it took on Dolores Huerta at Tiger Gym.The Tigers did not shoot the ball ...



2019 Football Friday Night  KRQE News 13

Football players, coaches, cheerleaders, the band… it's time for Football Friday Night, sponsored by New Mexico Ford Dealers. All the highlights are on FOX ...



TRY hosts annual Toy Bowl  Fowler Tribune

Task Resources for Youth sponsors football tournament to raise money and food for Associated Charities.



Caryn Kathleen (Kukuk) Hicks…May 7, 1948 – June 26, 2019  The Prowers Journal

A celebration of life and graveside services for Lamar Colorado resident Caryn Hicks will be held at 11:00AM on Monday, July 1, 2019 at the Peacock Family ...



Colorado State High School Rodeo Finals held in Craig  The Prowers Journal

The state of Colorado held its high school rodeo finals in Craig, May 23rd through 27th. At the state finals there are two go rounds and a short go round to cap off ...



First Steps for the Lamar Loop  The Prowers Journal

The Lamar Loop is complete. The six year project which involved numerous alternative plans and flexible funding was officially dedicated with ribbon cutting ...



Several Derelict Properties in Lamar Noted for Action  The Prowers Journal

The City of Lamar has, for several years, moved through legalities and red tape in an attempt to either demolish houses and buildings in Lamar which are ...



2019 The Colorado High School Rodeo Results  The Prowers Journal

April 26-28, 2019 The Colorado High School rodeo was hosted in Lamar by the Southeast Colorado All Stars. There were 5 area rodeo athletes that competed ...



Grady V. Cook…April 27, 1957 – August 14, 2019  The Prowers Journal

Grady V. Cook, age 62, of Syracuse, Kansas, died Wednesday, August 14, 2019, at Stanton County Long Term Care Unit in Johnson, Kansas. He was born April ...



Prowers Medical Center – Celebrating a Life and Those Who Saved It  The Prowers Journal

Like most parties, there was cake and punch, gifts, and of course, lots of photos to capture important moments. But this was no ordinary celebration. Ten-year-old ...



FATAL CRASH ON PROWERS COUNTY ROAD 35  The Prowers Journal

On May 17, 2019 at approximately 14:20 pm, the Colorado State Patrol responded to a one-vehicle rollover crash that occurred on Prowers County Road 35, ...



Profile: Jack Dietrich, The Good Life  Crested Butte News

by Dawne Belloise. Jack Dietrich is sitting outside on his deck, overlooking the backyard Shangri-La he created. Cement Creek makes a “U” shaped border ...



Changes for PEP with Hosick Arrival  The Prowers Journal

Tara Hosick, Consulting Executive Director for Prowers Economic Prosperity (PEP), conducted her first board meeting this past Thursday, July 11th at Lamar ...



J. Marvin Willhite…January 8, 1931 – June 12, 2019  The Prowers Journal

Funeral Services for Holly, CO resident, Marvin Willhite will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at the Holly United Methodist Church in Holly, CO.



Colorado Opportunity Zone Office Opening to Assist Investments in Communities  The Prowers Journal

Governor Polis Announces New Office to Help Colorado Communities Realize Opportunity Zone Investment -/- OEDIT and DOLA to support newly-established ...



City Honors Local Wrestling Champs  The Prowers Journal

Mayor Roger Stagner presented two young residents with Keys to the City at the outset of the City Council meeting on Monday, March 11th. High school ...



Family tree rooted in sport  Denver Post

Editor's note: In the Colorado Classics series, The Denver Post takes a weekly look at individuals who made their mark on the Colorado sports landscape and ...



Local Students Compete in CSHSR in Greeley  The Prowers Journal

The Colorado State High School Rodeo was held in Greeley May 10, 11, and 12th at the Island Grove Event Center. The two rodeos were held in the Greeley ...



Gonzales honored as LCC's Distinguished Alumna  The Prowers Journal

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE. (Lamar, CO) – Lamar Community College's Antelope Night takes place annually on the eve of Commencement and is an ...



Leadership Students Brief Rotary on Experiences  The Prowers Journal

Several high school students from southeast Colorado, selected by the Lamar Rotary to participate in a leadership training event, related their experiences and ...



Council Seeking Extension Agreement on Ambulance Service Contract  The Prowers Journal

Now that six months has almost past, the Lamar City Council has forwarded a contract extension agreement to the Prowers County Commissioners for the ...



Steve Moreno: Weld County Commissioner at Large  Longmont Times-Call

Steve Moreno. Party: Republican. Website URL: www.Moreno ForWeld.com. Age: 52. Family: Married 31 years to my wife Joyce; Son Douglas; Daughter ...



Colorado Commissioner of Agriculture Takes Southeast State Tour  The Prowers Journal

Lamar Community College was the last stop of the evening for Kate Greenberg, Colorado Commissioner of Agriculture, this past Thursday, June 20 th.



Kirk Crespin, Announcement of Candidacy  The Prowers Journal

I am pleased to announce my candidacy for the Mayor of the City of Lamar in the November 2019 election. I have served as your City Council member for Ward ...



Tabor Stevens wants to run the first sub-4 minute mile in Colorado  The Denver Post

Tabor Stevens of Adams State University is trying to become the first man in history to run under four minutes for a mile on Colorado soil.



Arrests Stem from On-Going Drug Investigation  The Prowers Journal

As a result of the ongoing investigation from the previous search warrants that were executed by Lamar Police Department on Saturday, December 2, 2017, ...



Colorado Wins $8 Million Federal Grant for US 287 Improvements  The Prowers Journal

Colorado will receive nearly $8.3 million to improve safety and freight efficiency on a 122-mile segment of US 287 in the southeastern part of the state. The U.S. ...



LCC Hosting Colorado Ag Commissioner, June 20th in Meet and Greet  The Prowers Journal

Colorado Commissioner of Agriculture Kate Greenberg will visit Lamar and Lamar Community College, Thursday, June 20th for an evening meet-and-greet as ...



Everett (Pete) Gordon Rogers…January 16, 1942 – May 28, 2019  The Prowers Journal

Everett (Pete) Gordon Rogers of Dona Ana, New Mexico passed away May 28, 2019 surrounded by his family. Pete was born January 16, 1942 on a farm ...



Danielle Gonzales…February 5, 1999 – March 8, 2018  The Prowers Journal

A Mass of Christian Burial for Danielle Gonzales will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, March 16, 2018 at the Bent Community Center in Las Animas, Colorado.



Stephens: Colorado State's history in the MLB draft  The Coloradoan

The Colorado State Rams haven't fielded an NCAA baseball team since 1992, but a handful of players have been drafted.



Recycling Efforts in Rural Colorado  The Prowers Journal

The more trash you recycle, the less goes into your landfill, your water and your planet. A mix of state and local representatives gathered at the Lamar Public ...



Earnest Eugene Ramos…january 1, 1952 – August 2, 2019  The Prowers Journal

A memorial Mass for Lamar resident, formerly of Granada, Earnest E. Ramos affectionately known to his family and friends as Ernie, will be held at 10:00AM on ...



2019 Colorado Wheat Harvest Update – July 9, 2019  The Prowers Journal

Harvest in Colorado saw some progress over the July 4th holiday and into the weekend. According to the July 7th USDA-NASS Colorado Crop Progress Report, ...



Eddie Andrade…April 28, 1935 – August 18, 2019  The Prowers Journal

A mass of Christian Burial for longtime Lamar resident, Eddie Andrade will be held at 10:00AM on Monday, August 26, 2019 at the St. Francis de Sales/Our Lady ...



Birth Announcements: McGeary -/- Hernandez -/- Veyna  The Prowers Journal

Damon and Katelyn McGeary of Springfield, CO announce the birth of their daughter, Avery Kate at 3:47pm at Prowers Medical Center, Tuesday, July 30, 2019 ...



Lamar Community College's Jessica Medina Receives Outstanding Educator Award  The Prowers Journal

Medina named the 2019 University of Colorado Boulder's Outstanding Community College Educator Award. (Lamar, CO) – Lamar Community College (LCC) ...



Lamar Redevelopment Authority Helps Fund Development of Former K-Mart  The Prowers Journal

Angie Cue, Lamar's Community Development Director, outlined a funding proposal submitted by Lamar Main Street LLC, aka Gateway Safety Products, which ...



Cold Justice TV Program to Highlight 1991 Homicide in Lamar  The Prowers Journal

The Oxygen television network announced recently it will feature an episode at 4pm MST on Saturday March 9th, entitled “Golden Years Gone” which highlights ...



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