Login

You are not currently logged in.
Home » Archives by category » News (Page 60)

Village of Burgess disincorporated

By RICHARD COOPER Democrat staff writer   BURGESS-Following the procedure specified in the Revised Statutes of Missouri, section 80.580, a completed petition to disincorporate the village of Burgess was presented…

Helpings Hands has successful food drive

Helpings Hands has successful food drive

Helpings Hands from the Lamar Seventh Day Adventist Church, along with the 4-H and Boy Scouts, held a successful food drive for the Good Samaritan recently, with 1800 items collected.…

Allen brothers arrested

On Friday, Oct. 25, at approximately 4:20 p.m., Barton County Sheriff’s Department officers responded to a burglary in process two miles north of Iantha. A minor child was at the…

The struggle to protect public employee retirement systems and benefits

Less than a year ago, the Wall Street Journal alerted its national readership about what was happening in Rhode Island. The paper noted that Rhode Island’s rollback of public employee…

Dade County Commission meets with circuit clerk regarding e-filing

GREENFIELD-The Dade County Commission met for an evening session on October 7. They spoke with Treasurer/Collector Rod O’Connor regarding the follow up audit. The commission also traveled to check on…

Chamber attends conference in Reno, Nevada

Chamber attends conference in Reno, Nevada

Barton County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Astra Ferris and DeAnna Ross attended the 2013 Chamber Nation conference in Reno, Nevada this past week. The conference is for chambers of commerce…

Follow up meeting of auditors held with Dade County Commission

GREENFIELD-Those present at 9 a.m. for the Monday, Oct. 7 meeting of the Dade County Commission were Presiding Commissioner Randy Daniel, Western Commissioner David Rusch and Eastern Commissioner Dallas Maxwell.…

OATS Transportation service continues into Autumn

By DORRIS MAYFIELD   Enjoy the shades of Autumn with its superb color change of crowning glory! Southwest Region OATS continues the opportunity of providing transportation service for medical and…

Barton County Chamber welcomes Old Geezers Classic Car Show

Barton County Chamber welcomes Old Geezers Classic Car Show

During the October 12 Wyatt Earp’s Fallfest 2013 on the historic downtown Lamar square, Old Geezers Classic Car Show was officially welcomed into the Barton County Chamber of Commerce under…

Trula Cain Memorial Dog Park to become a reality

Trula Cain Memorial Dog Park to become a reality

Thanks to contributions of local citizens and businesses, Eagle Scout candidate Gene W. Grounds has completed his portion of the city dog park in Lamar. Although the city still has…