Home » Archives by category » Columns (Page 4)

Metzger’s Mutterings

By MELODY METZGER Lamar Democrat Gary and I spent an amazing weekend with grandson Kobyn last week. Son Jud was umpiring college softball regionals in Tulsa, so we had the…

Sheldon

By DARLENE SHERIDAN The Sheldon R8 seniors returned home from an enjoyable trip to Florida. They were quite busy this past week getting ready for graduation. They had baccalaureate at…

Maxine’s Musings

By MAXINE MORIN This will not be very informative as I have been a patient at Barton County Memorial Hospital since Monday, April 26. They are treating me for cellulitis…

For-get-me-nots

By GAIL LEAMING I have just listened to a tape about an American soldier who was killed in WW ll by a machine gun nest. He had written in a…

Metzger’s Mutterings

By MELODY METZGER Lamar Democrat The 10th Street Community Farmers’ Market held its 4th Annual Earth Day celebration on Saturday, April 25. I made it up there bright and early…

It’s not your grandmother’s wallpaper

It’s not your grandmother’s wallpaper

By JANE MOYER Decorating Den Interiors Wallpaper, or wallcovering, is making a comeback in home and office interiors. And your grandmother may not believe the new ways you can add…

Sheldon

By DARLENE SHERIDAN John and Carolyn (Morgan) Rathyke of Springfield recently purchased the home Carolyn grew up in on North 3rd St. and have demolished the structure and will build…

For-get-me-nots

By GAIL LEAMING Woo woo. Two more rooms done and two to go. I am beginning to see the light at the end of the tunnel. A few things to…

Maxine’s Musings

By MAXINE MORIN Donna Wescott, president of the Rebekah Circle, which was held at the Food Station in Lamar on Monday, April 21, came by with sad news. Marcia Pennell…

Metzger’s Mutterings

By MELODY METZGER Lamar Democrat Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow… That is what came to mind yesterday as I was watching all the floaters from the…