Some tips on surviving the heat
Some tips on surviving the heat July is the hottest month of the year, and August is a close second. Here are some valuable tips from the Lamar Police Department on how to...

School district appears financially stable
By RICHARD COOPER Democrat staff writer LAMAR-As the start of another school year lies less than a month away, Superintendent Zach Harris feels the school district is...

Photo by Sharon Wingert
HSC 935th ASB, ISG Lowe, SPC Loftis, SPC Perez, SPC Blair and SPC Slanton led the Golden Harvest Days Parade down Main Street as they posted the country and state flags. Golden Harvest Days Parade travels down Main Street

RODNEY OVERMAN
LIBERAL-Services were held at 10 a.m. Thursday at Oakton United Methodist Church for Rodney Overman, 76, Liberal, who died Monday, July 18, 2016,...

BARBARA BONNER
STOCKTON-A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Brumback Funeral Home in Stockton for Barbara Kay Bonner, 73, Stockton, who died...

LUKE DAVIS
Graveside services are pending for Larry Alden “Luke” Davis, 68, Golden City, who died Thursday, July 14, 2016. Survivors include two sisters, Marcia Griffitt and Debra...

Want to be a conservation agent with MDC?
JEFFERSON CITY-The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is accepting online applications through August 29, for its next class of conservation agent trainees. Selected...

PSC approves KCP&L-GMO increasing demand side investment charge
JEFFERSON CITY-The Missouri Public Service Commission has approved an application filed by KCP&L-Greater Missouri Operations Company to increase the Demand Side Investment...

Janna Hoehn has taken on the task of locating photos of every soldier that became a casualty of the Vietnam War. Information on area Vietnam casualties sought
Information on area Vietnam casualties sought w/pic of janna hoehn Six years ago, Janna Hoehn, a 25 year resident of Maui, Hawaii and her husband...