Accident report
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, a one vehicle accident occurred at 10:47 a.m. on Tuesday, May 24, two miles south of Lamar on I49, when Kelly K...

Law enforcement agreement for 2016 signed
By RICHARD COOPER Democrat staff writer LAMAR-The Law Enforcement Agreement for 2016 between the city of Lamar and the Barton County Sheriff’s Department was signed May...

Jane Moyer, left, owner of Decorating Den Interiors in Lamar, received a top design award in her company's international design contest for outstanding design work at the Decorating Den's 47th annual conference held recently in San Antonio, Texas. Decorating Den wins international design award
EASTON, Md.-Jane Moyer, owner of Decorating Den Interiors in Lamar, Mo., janemoyer.decoratingden.com, received a top design award in her company’s...

OLIVER “BUD” CAMPBELL
LAMAR-Services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, at Konantz Warden Funeral Home for Oliver Willard “Bud” Campbell, 86, who died Sunday, May 22,...

LLOYD R. MILLER
CARTHAGE-Services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at Ulmer Funeral Home for Lloyd R. Miller, 77, Carthage, who died at his home on Monday, May 23,...

DALE WHITE
FRONTENAC, Kan.-A memorial tribute will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday at Daniel Funeral Home in Lamar, Mo., for Dale Lee White, 62, Frontenac, who...

Discover Your Treasure at In God We Trust Day 2016
MINDENMINES-A nationally known antique appraiser is slated to appear at an event at Border Town Auction House, 611 Main, Mindenmines, on In God We Trust Day 2016, Saturday,...

John Royer, front tire changer on the No. 20 Matt Kenseth NASCAR Sprint Cup Race Team recently visited Kluhsman Machine, where many of the parts found on pit row are made. Royer, left, is pictured with Mel Kluhsman, CEO of Kluhsman Machine and KRC Racing, center and Matt Osborn, engineer for Joe Gibbs Racing, right. Lockwood business to be featured by Fox Business News
Kluhsman Machine, KRC Racing and their sister company, Lightning Ammo, will be featured on Fox Business News Network, Wednesday, May 25, 8:30 a.m....

PSU Veterans' Memorial service is free to public
The Frontenac American Legion Post 43 will present Professor of Horsemanship Ed Little from Culver Military Academy in Culver, Ind., at a Veterans' Memorial Day service to...