Schools

Ordinance changes for school zones
By DEPUTY CHIEF JOHN DAVIS Lamar Police Department As many of you have heard and seen, the Lamar City Council adjusted the ordinance that covers speed limits in the...
Lamar High School releases first semester honor roll
The first semester honor roll has been released by Lamar High School. High Honor Roll SENIORS- Daphne Makayla Andrews, Cassidy Ashlyn Beem, Kayli Sue Cole, Jesse...
Crowder College announces Fall 2016 semester graduates
Crowder College has announced that 263 students graduated in the Fall 2016 semester. Following are the names, city and degrees that were received: Natosha Howarth, Golden...
Jasper Elementary Students of the Month
January Students of the Month at Jasper Elementary are Tucker, Kaden, Stein, Josh, Kenna, Ellie, Austin, Taylor, Weston, Aubrey, Natalie and...


WGU Missouri announces “I Have A Dream” scholarship
ST. LOUIS- As Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is celebrated, WGU Missouri would like to aid Missourians in realizing their dreams. WGU Missouri has announced the “I Have A...
Mather named to State Tech Dean's List
LINN-Rodney Mather, Sheldon, was named to the State Technical College of Missouri's Dean's List for the 2016 fall semester. To be placed on the Dean's List, a full-time...
Kara Morey, daughter of Kent and Melissa Morey, is the eighth grade Student of the Week at Lamar Middle School. Kara enjoys playing basketball, running cross country and track and dancing. She has a huge love for Jesus Christ and also loves to ride horses and play the trumpet. Lamar Middle School Students of the Week


MSSU releases Fall 2017 Dean's List
JOPLIN-The Fall 2017 Dean's List has been released by Missouri Southern State University. The list recognizes full-time students from Missouri Southern who have earned a...
Golden City High School releases second quarter honor roll
GOLDEN CITY- Golden City High School has released its second quarter honor roll. Principal's Honor Roll (11.0 GPA) Logan Reed. High Honor Roll (10.00-10.99 GPA) Eliab...
Second quarter honor roll posted by Jasper Elementary School
JASPER-The second quarter honor roll has been released by Jasper Elementary School. SIXTH GRADE- Avery Atnip, Wyatt Cawyer, Luke Rinkenberger, Juan Rivera, Caitlyn Rives,...
Lamar High School band members, left to right, Kayli Cole, Carmen Miller, Jason Jeffries and Alex Miller were recently named to the All-District bands. The students, who auditioned for placement in these bands in November, rehearsed January 6 and 7, performing a concert at Joplin High School. Cole, who plays the clarinet, was named All-District Director's Choice Honor Band; Miller, on flute, made All-District Director's Choice Honor Band; Jeffries, who plays first chair bass clarinet, was named to the All-District Honor Band and Miller, who plays the trumpet, made All-District Director's Choice Honor Band. LHS band members chosen for All-Districts bands


Lockwood releases second quarter honor roll
LOCKWOOD-The following have been named to the Lockwood second quarter honor roll. A Honor Roll EIGHTH GRADE- Tucker Berry, Hannah Dunagan, Dylan Gallup, Lane...
L.I.F.E. grant funds Sensory Library
Lamar Schools received funding from the L.I.F.E. grant committee that has fully funded a Sensory Library for all students grades kindergarten...


Crowder College releases 2016 Fall Dean's List
NEOSHO-Crowder College has announced its fall 2016 Dean's List. To be named to the list a student must have completed 12 or more credit hours and earned a 3.5 grade point...
UCM releases fall Dean's List
WARRENSBURG-Abigale Christine Curry and Paul S Emery, Lamar and Margaret L Schmiegelow, Lockwood, earned a spot on the University of Central Missouri Dean's List. These...