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If winter wheat has purple tips and reduced stands, another crop may be merited

LAMAR-When wheat fields west of Lamar were scouted on March 12 one thing was noticeable: wheat with purple tips. The purple tips were caused by a temporary phosphorus deficiency caused…

Training for disaster response highlights LEPC meeting

By RICHARD COOPER Democrat staff writer   LAMAR-The alternate monthly meeting of the Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) appropriately concentrated on training to cope with disasters. A Hazard Mitigation Plan…

Barton County business celebrates sixth anniversary

MINDENMINES-March 11, 2014 was another significant milestone for In God We Trust LLC, a full-service coin business located in the former building of The Bank of Minden at 609 and…

Area teenagers injured in one car accident

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol report a 1991 GMC 1500, being driven by Zachery T Stephen, 19, Jasper, lost control on the gravel roadway, traveling off the north…

2014 edition of HorseFest marks 10th year

Horse enthusiasts will soon be galloping into Springfield for HorseFest, the area’s major equine exposition. The 2014 edition of HorseFest marks the 10th year for the event and it promises…

Higgins takes first place Highpoint

Higgins takes first place Highpoint

Reese Higgins took first place Highpoint overall in Huntseat Equitation, along with Western riding at the Lamar Rodeo Grounds. Reese competed in the 12 and under division at the rodeo…

Healing Waters holds ribbon cutting and open house

Healing Waters holds ribbon cutting and open house

Healing Waters held its ribbon cutting and open house on Monday, March 10, at the Barton County Chamber of Commerce office. Several chamber members, board members and members of the…

Greenfield License Office contract up for bid

JEFFERSON CITY-The Missouri Office of Administration is now accepting management contract bids for the Greenfield License Office. Interested individuals and groups must submit their bids to operate the Greenfield License…

Missouri State Highway Patrol seeks candidates for its 100th Recruit Class

The nationally accredited Missouri State Highway Patrol, one of the most recognized and respected law enforcement agencies in the nation, is accepting candidates for the 100th Recruit Class. This class…

Vernon County man arrested on charges of child pornography

Vernon County Sheriff Jason Mosher said Monday that Curt L Bowman 42, Nevada, is expected to be transferred into federal custody this week. Sheriff Mosher said Bowman was arrested at…