Schools

PSU releases spring honor rolls
PITTSBURG, Kan.- Pittsburg State University has released the honor rolls for the 2017 spring semester. To qualify for Dean’s Scholastic Honors, a student must complete at...
Carter named to high honors dean’s list
COLUMBIA, Mo.- Claudia Carter of Lamar was named to the second semester high honors dean’s list for the 2016-2017 academic year. Students who attain high honors must have...
Mather named to State Tech Dean’s List
LINN- State Technical College of Missouri has announced that Rodney Mather, Sheldon, is eligible for the Dean’s List for the 2017 semester. To be placed on the Dean’s...
Moenning named Academic All-KCAC
SALINA, Kan.- Nevada Moenning, Lockwood, has been named Academic All-KCAC in the sport of softball at Kansas Wesleyan University for the 2016-17 academic and athletic year....
Honor list announced by Missouri S&T
ROLLA- Missouri University of Science and Technology has released its Spring 2017 semester honor list. To be included on the honor list students must have carried a minimum...
Peterson earns Doctorate of Pharmacy (PharmD) degree
Kristin Peterson graduated Cum Laude from the University of Missouri Kansas City, earning her Doctorate of Pharmacy (PharmD) degree, along with 118...


Lockwood prepares for back to school
LOCKWOOD- Elementary students new to the Lockwood R-1 School District may enroll at the elementary school beginning on Tuesday, Aug. 1. Lockwood High School students in...
Missouri State University releases spring 2017 graduation list
SPRINGFIELD- Missouri State University conferred 2,651 degrees to students at its 2017 spring commencement on May 19, at JQH Arena. Scholastic honors were given to 129...
Crowder College releases spring 2017 dean’s list
NEOSHO- The following area students were named to the 2017 Spring semester Dean’s List at Crowder College in Neosho: Cheyenne Bishop and Hannah Foiles, Golden City;...
Lamar R-I budget for 2017-18 approved by board
By RICHARD COOPER Democrat staff writer LAMAR-After a presentation by Superintendent Zach Harris, outlining the proposed budget for 2017-18, and answering numerous...
MSU releases spring 2017 dean’s list
SPRINGFIELD- Each semester students at Missouri State University who attain academic excellence are named to the dean’s list. For undergraduate students, criteria includes...
Carmen Miller named National Merit winner
By MELODY METZGER Lamar Democrat Carmen Miller as a youth felt that teaching might be the career path she would take; however, all that changed...


University of Missouri releases dean’s list
COLUMBIA, Mo.- The University of Missouri has released its spring semester 2017 dean’s list. Area students named to the list, along with their class standing and major,...
Emery graduates from UCM
WARRENSBURG- Paul S Emery of Lamar participated in the University of Central Missouri’s 2017 spring commencement exercises held May 5 and 6, in the university’s...
Mincks earns honors at Truman State University
KIRKSVILLE- The Office of the Registrar at Truman State University has released the Spring 2017 Vice President for Academic Affairs’ List. Included on the list is Zoie...