Lamar Heights adopts budget for 2019
By RICHARD COOPER LAMAR HEIGHTS- The city council of Lamar Heights took little time in adopting a budget for calendar year 2019. It is somewhat smaller than the 2018...

MU Law School Veterans Clinic to host free events
COLUMBIA, Mo.- Veterans seeking information and assistance regarding VA disability claims, benefits and military discharges are invited to attend sessions staffed by legal...

Final list of candidates filing for municipal offices
Lamar Mayor: Kent Harris (incumbent). City Council: Ward 1, Judd Chesnut (incumbent); Ward 2, Mike Hull (incumbent); Ward 3, Brian Griffith (incumbent); Ward 4, Bill...

F.L. “BROWNIE” BROWN
WINFIELD, Kan.- A private service with military rites will be conducted at Cowley County Memorial Lawn Cemetery in Arkansas City for F.L. “Brownie”...

GARY PHIPPS
JOPLIN- Services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at Daniel Funeral Home in Lamar for Gary John Phipps, 73, Joplin, who died Wednesday, Jan. 16,...

VERNA WERTS
GRANGER, Ind.- Services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Daniel Funeral Home for Verna Jean “Jeanie” Werts, 92, a devout Christian who died at...

Wettstein makes President’s List
ROCHESTER, Minn.- Jayla Wettstein, a resident of Liberal, Mo., was among more than 400 students from Rochester Community and Technical College who...

Lamar High School releases first semester honor roll
The first semester honor roll has been released by Lamar High School. 3.6-4.00 Honor Roll SENIORS- Michaela Denise Allen, Travis Alexander...

Scholarships available through FCS Financial
JEFFERSON CITY- Since 2004, FCS Financial has provided more than half a million dollars to Missouri high school seniors seeking higher education. Up to 35 scholarships,...