Jingle Mingle features Santa and Mrs. Claus
Lamar Democrat/Melody Metzger The Barton County Chamber of Commerce held the annual Jingle Mingle inside of Lamar Memorial Hall, on Thursday, Dec....

Christmas parade held despite weather
Lamar Democrat/Melody Metzger Despite the rainy weather and having to make a few minor adjustments, the Barton County Chamber of Commerce Lighted...

Barton County Community Foundation to host annual gala
The Barton County Community Foundation will be hosting their annual Casino for a Cause Gala on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019, at Thiebaud Auditorium. In addition to a fun...

FAYE BALDWIN
GOLDEN CITY- Services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Daniel Funeral Home for Lourena Faye Baldwin, 76, Golden City, who died Wednesday, Dec....

GARY RATZLAFF
LAMAR- Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at Lake Cemetery for Gary Howard Ratzlaff, 76, Lamar, who died Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018, at...

NANCY R. DAVISSON
NEVADA, Mo.- A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Ferry Funeral Home in Nevada for Nancy R. (Connelly) Davvison, 45, Nevada, who...

Drew Marti, daughter of Misty and Andy Marti, is the eighth grade Lamar Middle School Student of the Week. In her spare time Drew likes to draw and cuddle with her cat, Minnie May. She would consider herself a cat person. She likes Math and her favorite subject in school is Art. Students of the week
Tate Lee, son of Zackarae Lee, is the seventh grade Student of the Week at Lamar Middle School. In his spare time Tate likes to read. He...

Photos courtesy of Ann Kelley LMS STUCO holds Polar Express/Pajama Day
Lamar Middle School Student Council held a Polar Express/Pajama Day on Tuesday, Dec. 11, to raise money for the Salvation Army. STUCO sponsor Ray...

The donations were overwhelming, filling boxes to overflowing. The Barton County 4-H Teen Leaders would like to thank the community for their generosity. Community youth to feel comfort and joy this season
Community youth will feel the comfort and joy of the season due to the Barton County 4-H Teen Leaders organizing the “Hats, Gloves and Scarves”...