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Armyworms spotted in southwest Missouri fescue fields

Armyworms spotted in southwest Missouri fescue fields

LAMAR-Armyworms were seen in southwest Missouri wheat and fescue fields this week in numbers anywhere from one to seven armyworms per square foot according to Jill Scheidt, agronomy specialist with…

Sheldon

By DARLENE SHERIDAN   Friday evening a large number of people were at the cemetery where they were decorating graves of loved ones.  The evening was warm and the cemetery…

Coonfoot & Vicinity

By LOUISE OTT   Peeking out the door this early Monday morning it looks like our dear Lord has blessed us with clear skies so far, and maybe some sunshine…

Metzger’s Mutterings

By MELODY METZGER Lamar Democrat Anyone that knows me very well, knows that I am a diehard St. Louis Cardinal fan. I have probably been since birth, seeing how my…

For-get-me-nots

By GAIL LEAMING This is one of those weeks, and today is one of the best, where you wake up and are just blessed with everything around you. Saturday we…

Maxine’s Musings

By MAXINE MORIN   Wow!! Last Monday was quite a scare. Over the TV came reports of strong winds, then tornado warnings including Barton County. Eddie turned on the weather…

Letter to editor

Dear Editor:   I read with interest Melody Metzger’s editorial in the May 22 issue of the Lamar Democrat. Since I am not a resident of Lamar, living one mile…

Metzger’s Mutterings

By MELODY METZGER   Lamar Democrat Growth….another scary word that ranks up there with change, as the older we become the more likely we are to become set in our…

A memorial remembrance: a moment of silence

By ROB WILSON   First Christian Church   There are a few times in life where the world goes silent out of respect. A military funeral is one of those…

Sheldon

By DARLENE SHERIDAN   H.M. and Terry Logan and daughter Katlyn have had as their guests Don and Rita Watson, their daughter Shaliaine and grandmother, Marie Smith from Forsyth, Montana.…