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Ozarks Shorts to be presented at library

Ozarks Shorts, a monthly screening series of international award-winning short films, will be shown on Saturday, July 26, 1 p.m., at the Mary K. Finley Library, 10th and Cherry, Lamar.…

Help for teens who stutter is as close as the library

Stuttering is a frustrating and embarrassing problem for millions of people, but it can be especially tough on teenagers. Teens often face ridicule from classmates and their stuttering affects their…

Ballot issues on August 5, amendments 7, 8, and 9

By RICHARD COOPER Democrat staff writer Five proposed amendments to the state constitution will be on the August 5 ballot. Amendments 1 and 2 were examined in the Democrat edition…

Moyer shows reserve grand champion bull

Moyer shows reserve grand champion bull

H M M Brilliance 621 won reserve grand champion bull at the 2014 Missouri Junior Angus Preview Show at the Missouri Cattlemen’s Association All-Breeds Show, June 14, in Sedalia. Hannah…

Ku Klux Klan the topic of Historical Society meeting

By RICHARD COOPER Democrat staff writer LAMAR-The Ku Klux Klan, also called the KKK and the Invisible Empire, was the topic of the program at the quarterly meeting of the…

Master Gardener class set for Barton and Dade counties

The Master Gardener Program is an intensive 10 week horticulture course to be held Tuesdays and Thursdays from August 26 to September 25. Times for the program will be 1…

BCAWS invited to join Lamar CB in efforts to aide county

The Lamar Community Betterment held its monthly meeting at 12 noon on Wednesday, July 9, at the Wolf Building. Following the acceptance of the previous month’s minutes, the treasurer’s report…

Tools for Schools set for August 8

Friday, Aug. 8 marks the seventh annual Tools for Schools Back-to School Fair to be held this year at the Lamar United Methodist Church. The event, which will be held…

Spike strips end vehicle pursuit

NEVADA-Vernon County Sheriff Jason Mosher confirmed Thursday, July 10, that a vehicle pursuit ended near Compton Junction when the sheriff’s office used spike strips to stop a fleeing vehicle. According…

LEPC solicits storm damage reports

LAMAR-The alternate month meeting of the Local Emergency Planning Committee discussed storm damage that occurred around Barton County in the early morning hours of July 8. Reports of damage were…