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Metzger’s Mutterings

By MELODY METZGER Lamar Democrat   As I sit here writing this week’s Mutterings, nothing else seems to want to enter my mind, other than the fact that Sunday is…

Sheldon

By DARLENE SHERIDAN   Sheldon friends were saddened to learn of the death of John McCoun. John, and his late wife Betty were members of the Sheldon Christian Church. John…

Lay aside every weight

By PASTOR JACK SLADE Cornerstone Baptist Church   In any competitive race, the runners usually wear light uniforms and lightweight shoes, designed to take advantage of aerodynamics and thus quicken…

Coonfoot & Vicinity

By LOUISE OTT Peeking out the door this early Monday morning, I see our dear Lord is blessing us with very strong winds. All the tree limbs are moving and…

Letter to editor

Dear Editor:   The American nationwide observance of Mother’s Day celebrates its 100th anniversary this year. In 1914, President Woodrow Wilson signed a Congressional Bill designating the second Sunday every…

A mother’s influence

By JASON SPENCE Greenfield First Christian Church   When most think of mothers, we think of our own mothers; we reflect on their kind nurturing with   idyllic reverence, we…

Maxine’s Musings

By MAXINE MORIN What does one write about when one has not gone out? Donna Wescott did take me to get a perm at “A Bit of Sas” beauty salon…

For-get-me-nots

By GAIL LEAMING   Today is my baby’s birthday and I am being nice to not tell the date. She takes after her father and just doesn’t show her age.…

Metzger’s Mutterings

By MELODY METZGER   Lamar Democrat   May 1 has come and gone, and we have now officially been under new ownership for a year, and what a year it…

Bird cheery oat aphids showing up in wheat

LAMAR-A wheat field east of Carthage was scouted on April 30 by Jill Scheidt, agronomy specialist with University of Missouri Extension. According to Scheidt, white grub and wireworm damage was…