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Metzger's Mutterings
By MELODY METZGER Lamar Democrat It was bound to happen sooner or later and unfortunately, Friday night was the time. Anyone that drives Kansas City traffic, especially...
Pastor's Corner
By JACK SLADE Cornerstone Baptist Church Yours and mine is a belief in our security, it is of utmost concern, always. We do depend on our government to protect us. Yet,...
Donna's Dialog
By DONNA WESCOTT Here it is Sunday night and I'm watching football. I don't know what I'll do when football is over. I don't care for basketball. The Kansas City Chiefs...
For-get-me-not
By GAIL LEAMING Tis the season to be busy. It seems everyday there are two or three things to do or go see. Kamala and I went to the Carthage homes tour on Saturday, so I...
Metzger's Mutterings
By MELODY METZGER Lamar Democrat I hope everyone had a blessed Thanksgiving and were able to spend time with family and friends. I was the fortunate recipient of two...
Coonfoot & Vicinity
By LOUISE OTT Peeking out the door this early morning I see our dear Lord has blessed us with a white, frosty start. The sunshine soon melted the frost fast. Gary and...
Donna's Dialog
By DONNA WESCOTT Hi everyone! What beautiful weather we had for the Thanksgiving holiday. I hope everyone enjoyed time with family and friends. My family gathered at...
For-get-me-nots
By GAIL LEAMING Sometimes, don’t you just wonder where the days have gone to? Spent the first of the week returning faucet and heater for hot water back to the companies....
High Point market: from burlap to bling and multi-generation design
High Point market: from burlap to bling and multi-generation design w/pic you have in folder By JANE MOYER, A.S.I.D. There is no reason to settle...


Metzger's Mutterings
By MELODY METZGER Lamar Democrat I had the opportunity to attend the wedding of my cousin's daughter this past weekend in Kansas City and I had an absolute blast. It...
Coonfoot & Vicinity
By LOUISE OTT Peeking out the door this early Monday morning I see our dear Lord has blessed us with very strong winds and sunshine. Gay and Judy Nelson, Michael Nelson...
For-get-me-nots
By GAIL LEAMING Last time I wrote, I told how my electric company turns off a couple of times a day. Well they finally blew my rotor and I couldn’t send last week. Bought...
Metzger's Mutterings
By MELODY METZGER Lamar Democrat Well, despite being embarrassed half to death last year at Texas Roadhouse, oldest grandson Kobyn decided that he once again wanted to...
Questions to ask before signing a business loan
By CHRISTOPHER A RUNION, CPA Are you thinking of taking out a loan to buy new machinery or additional inventory for your business? Before you sign that loan document or...
Donna's Dialog
By DONNA WESCOTT Here it is Sunday night and it seems like it has been a long day. Jazmine had two friends spend the night last evening. I don't know what time they went...