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Monarch Formals to hold princess party

Monarch Formals to hold princess party

A Barton County native is using her past experiences and desire to help her community to build a successful nonprofit organization. Tyleen Caffrey is the founder of Monarch Formals, an…

We have escaped July again

By RICHARD COOPER Democrat staff writer LAMAR-We always travel cautiously through the month of July. It is unquestionably the hottest month of the year, and has piled up over the…

Golden City sets annual tax levy, accepts new wastewater plant

GOLDEN CITY-The Golden City Board of Aldermen set the annual tax levy for 2016 at $0.9113 on each $100 assessed valuation at its monthly meeting, August 3. That divides into…

Lockwood Chamber Bull Blast is back

The Lockwood Chamber Bull Blast, presented by Lockwood True Value Hardware, is back!! It will be held Saturday, Aug. 15, at 8 p.m., at the Lockwood Rodeo Grounds, just west…

BCMH ranks five stars in Hospital Compare

The Barton County Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees was called to order by Chairperson Karen Wegener on July 27. Other members present included Tom Shaw, Mike Vaughan, Susan Whittle and…

Consider cover crops on summer fallow fields

Jill Scheidt, agronomy specialist with University of Missouri Extension, scouted fields near Arcola in Dade County and south of Jasper along Baseline Road in Jasper County on July 29. Scheidt…

Thorco Industries associates awarded with “Taco Tuesday”

Thorco Industries associates awarded with “Taco Tuesday”

Thorco Industries associates awarded with “Taco Tuesday” w/pic in this folder and cutline Thorco Industries celebrated a successful finish to July production by joining with AOK to serve a “Taco…

Tools for School aids children in the community

Tools for School aids children in the community

The Tools for School Back to School Fair, sponsored by Lamar Community Betterment, was held Friday, July 31, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., at the Lamar United Methodist Church. Not…

Road complaints checked by Dade County Commission

By CAROLYN HEAD Dade County reporter GREENFIELD-The Dade County Commission was called to order at 9 a.m. on July 27. Those present were Presiding Commissioner Randy Daniel, Eastern Commissioner Dallas…

Local FFA members attend Missouri Leadership Conference

Local FFA members attend Missouri Leadership Conference

Members from the Lamar FFA Chapter recently attended the Missouri FFA Association’s 2015 Leadership Adventure in Springfield. It was held Friday, July 31, at the Christopher L. Bond Learning Center…