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Letter to Editor

Dear Editor Barton County taxpayers – when you arrive at the polls on November 4 you’ll be asked to make a decision concerning Amendment 3. Several components of Amendment 3…

Historical Society given verbal guided tour of courthouse and grounds

By RICHARD COOPER Democrat staff writer LAMAR-The quarterly meeting of the Barton County Historical Society, October 12, was a verbal guided tour of the Barton County Courthouse and the spacious…

PSC approves increase in MGE infrastructure surcharge

JEFFERSON CITY-The Missouri Public Service Commission has approved a request from Missouri Gas Energy (MGE) to increase the infrastructure system replacement surcharge on the bills of its natural gas customers.…

New sidewalks may be coming to downtown Golden City

GOLDEN CITY-New sidewalks may be coming to parts of downtown Golden City, if a grant application to the state of Missouri is approved. Mayor Henry Lopez told the board of…

Barton County Strength Club recognizes Little

Barton County Strength Club recognizes Little

At Barton County Strength Club they have one goal in mind, to increase the quality of life while adding more years to that life by way of health, fitness and…

Miss Merry Christmas Pageant set for December 5 and 6

=The 2014 Miss Merry Christmas Pageant is scheduled for Friday, Dec. 5, 8 p.m., for the Miss and Junior Miss categories and Saturday, Dec. 6, 2 p.m., for the Young…

Lockwood holding community coat exchange

LOCKWOOD-A coat exchange will be held Friday, Oct. 24 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., at Lockwood Arvest Bank and on Saturday, Oct. 25, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the…

Coalition against Amendment 3 forms alliance with PTO

LAMAR-The Coalition to Protect Local Schools held its second meeting, October 9. It was announced that the coalition has formed an alliance with the Lamar R-I Parent Teachers Organization (PT0)…

Amendments 6 and 10 on November 4 ballot

By RICHARD COOPER Democrat staff writer This is the final installment of issues that will appear on the November 4 election ballot. Specifically, the following paragraphs will seek to examine…

Downtown area improvement of Lamar is concern for CB

By MELODY METZGER Lamar Democrat The Lamar Community Betterment met for their monthly meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 8, at the Wolf Building. The meeting was called to order by Ron…