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De Baca County News photo: Scot Stinnett Derrill Mitchell has parts ready for a new windmill to be erected near Las Vegas, N.M. The project was delayed by 12 inches of snow in the area. By Shaminder Dulai: The Associated Press FORT SUMNER — It’s hard to imagine the American frontier without a windmill poking […]

Willard O’Rear, Lewis A. McAtee

Editor’s note: World War II officially ended Sept. 2, 1945, when the Japanese signed surrender terms. We’re honoring the war’s area veterans over the next several months with these brief profiles. Willard O’Rear Date of birth: Oct. 26, 1926 Dates of Service: November 1944 to July 1946 Hometown: Ranchvale Theater and location of service: South […]

Coulter, Brian

Brian Coulter Services: Have been held. Brian Michael Coulter, 23, of Crofton, Ky., formerly of Cannon Air Force Base, died Sunday, May 8, 2005, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tenn. He was born on May 18, 1981, in Crofton, Ky., to Gene and Mary Ann Kohl Coulter. He was a member of the […]