Lamar R-I summer maintenance program fully underway
By RICHARD COOPER The meeting of the Lamar R-I Board of Education on July 19 was brief, and much of it was devoted to a report from Superintendent Dr. Zach Harris on the...

National motto to be honored in Mindenmines
MINDENMINES- Monday, July 30 has been declared In God We Trust Day in Mindenmines. An open house will be held at In God We Trust LLC, 609 Main, to...

Barton County Sheriff’s report
Corporal Butler, Deputy Clemons and Sheriff Mitch Shaw responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle on NE 40th Rd., west of F Hwy, on June 8....

THELMA JANE FREEMAN
LAMAR- Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Kings Point Cemetery in Lockwood for Thelma Jane Freeman, 82, Lamar, who died Monday,...

WILLIAM MCDOWELL
JASPER- A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Knell Mortuary for William Edward McDowell, Jr., 58, Jasper, who died early Thursday...

TEOFILO RODRIGUEZ, JR.
A memorial service and military honors will be held in Las Vegas, Nevada, for Teofilo Rodriguez, Jr., 74, who died Thursday, July 12, 2018, at Mercy Hospital in Joplin....

Lamar R-I summer maintenance program fully underway
By RICHARD COOPER The meeting of the Lamar R-I Board of Education on July 19 was brief, and much of it was devoted to a report from Superintendent Dr. Zach Harris on the...

Distinguished student leader recognized
LEBANON, Mo.- The Missouri Association of Student Councils is proud to announce Jensen Michelle Worsley, a 2018 Lamar High School graduate, was...

MU graduates
The spring 2018 graduate list has been released by the University of Missouri News Bureau. Area students graduating, along with their majors,...