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Lamar Baby Show winners

Lamar Baby Show winners

The 2015 Lamar Fair Baby Show was held Friday morning, Aug. 22, at Thiebaud Auditorium. All photos by Melissa Little/Lamar Democrat Girls 0-3 months from left are first place, Harlee…

BCMH posts net gain in July

The Barton County Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees August 24 meeting was called to order by Chairperson Karen Wegener. Other members present included Tom Shaw, Mike Vaughan, Susan Whittle and…

Kander visits Lamar Fair

Kander visits Lamar Fair

Lamar Democrat/Richard Cooper Secretary of State Jason Kander, right, and aide John Scott, center, shared lunch at the Metro Club tent on Thursday at the Lamar Fair. Kander is seeking…

Deadline nears for community fund

The immediate goal of the Barton County Community Fund is to reach assets of $30,000, in order to become a stand-alone affiliate of The Community Foundation of the Ozarks. September…

Puckett recognized by Obesity Action Coalition

Puckett recognized by Obesity Action Coalition

SAN ANTONIO, Texas-Justin Puckett, DO, FAAFP, CEO and medical director at Complete Family Medicine in Kirksville Mo., was recently recognized for his ongoing efforts to serve his obesity medicine patients…

Barton County Elks Lodge provides free movie for area school children during youth week

Barton County Elks Lodge provides free movie for area school children during youth week

For the ninth consecutive year the Barton County Elks Lodge No. 2800 has provided free show passes to the Lamar Plaza Theatre for area school children ages K-8. This event…

Step 4 Hope to premier in 2016

What used to be the Pink Apple 5K and 2-Mile Fun Walk/Run, sponsored by the Breast Cancer Foundation of the Ozarks, will become the Step 4 Hope in 2016. The…

Lamar Rotary Fair Queen and her court

Lamar Rotary Fair Queen and her court

Photo courtesy of Jon Brisbin The Lamar Rotary Fair Queen Pageant was held Saturday evening, Aug. 22, at Thiebaud Auditorium. Pictured, left to right, are Kynlee Lehman, first honorable mention;…

Annual tax sale does brisk business

By RICHARD COOPER Democrat staff writer LAMAR-The annual sale of tax delinquent properties in Barton County, held by the collector/treasurer August 24, drew 19 bidders and a large crowd of…

Congresswoman Hartzler visits Lamar

Congresswoman Hartzler visits Lamar

By RICHARD COOPER Democrat staff writer LAMAR-Fourth District Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler was in Lamar, August 24, to make stops at the county commission and Lamar City Hall. The visit was…

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