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Missouri Department of Agriculture Director Chris Chinn, left, presents Megan Schlichting of the Lamar FFA Chapter with the Building Our American Communities Grant. Lamar FFA Chapter receives BOAC grant
Lamar FFA Chapter receives BOAC grant w/pic of schlichting and cutline Missouri Department of Agriculture Director Chris Chinn presented Megan...


Morgan places second in competition
COLUMBIA, Mo.- Matthew Morgan of the Lamar FFA Chapter placed second in the Division II prepared public speaking career development event at the 89th Missouri FFA...
Case Tucker, son of Jeff and Jenny Tucker, is the eighth grade Student of the Week at Lamar Middle School. Case's favorite sports are baseball, basketball and football. In his free time he enjoys hanging out with his friends. Case also enjoys participating in his church youth group. Students of the week


Elisea Daniels, daughter of Tara and Austin Parks, is the eighth grade Lamar Middle School Student of the Week. Elisea enjoys playing basketball and volleyball. She has a dog named Nova. She has two sisters, four brothers and one on the way. Students of the week


Carmen Miller, a senior at Lamar High School, was honored for being selected as a National Merit Scholarship finalist. Building projects for Lamar R-I taking shape
LAMAR-As the end of the 2016-17 school year approaches, the R-I board of education hopes to complete as much as possible of the long range facility...


Lamar High School Prom royalty candidates are, back row, left to right, Dylan Whitehead, Christian McCarthy and Grant Smith; front row, Cassie Walters, Jessica White and Hattie Gilkey. Lamar Prom candidates named


Reinholtz receives PSU scholarship
PITTSBURG, Kan.- Courtland Reinholtz, a Lamar High School senior, has received the Music Performance Major in Voice at Pittsburg State University, for the 2017-18 academic...
April Students of the Month at Jasper Elementary School are, back row, left to right, Livia, Rylie, Tyler, Dylan, Alivea, Desirae, Nadia, Jewel; front row, left to right, Nolan, Autumn, Ameilyah, Hope, Blade, Baylor Jasper Elementary April Students of the Month


The 4-H Youth EXCEL students participated in community exploration on Monday, April 10, learning about the history of the community, leadership roles and possible career opportunities. EXCEL students participate in community exploration
4-H Youth EXCEL students were given the opportunity to participate in a community exploration on Monday, April 10, as they learned more about the...


LHS band members selected for honor band
The Lamar High School band has 12 members that have been selected for the Four-State Honor Band held in Pittsburg, Kan. Students from all across Missouri, Arkansas,...
Missouri S&T's Bridge team prepares for regionals
ROLLA- A team of students from Missouri University of Science and Technology will test the principles of bridge building by constructing a scale-model steel bridge as part...
Local residents inducted into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi
BATON ROUGE, La.- The following local residents recently were initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective all-discipline...
Liberal Middle School posts third quarter honor roll
LIBERAL- The Liberal Middle School has released its third quarter honor roll. All A Honor Roll EIGHTH GRADE- Macy Bean, Gracie Bott, Molly Stebbins, Bethany Vore, Kayli...
Lamar East Primary March Tigers of the Month are, third row, left to right, Alex Peraza, Elijah Morrison, Taryn Querry, Scarlett Lee, Ethyn Beaumont, Dominick Gordon, Allie Black, Zoe Harris; second row, left to right, Eli Cheshire, Josh Smith, Wendy Moore, Bailee Buck, Jessi Pratt, Bentley Shepard, Will Harris; first row, left to right, Eliza Rodebush, Rylan Cofield, Rose Parker, Annalee Kirch, Skyler Kimmons, Stryker Rice, Blane Harris, Reed Lovan. Not pictured is Daton Cato. East Primary March Tigers of the Month


Morgan selected for the Missouri Agribusiness Academy
JEFFERSON CITY- Matthew Morgan of Lamar was one of 30 high school sophomores recently selected to participate in the Missouri Department of Agriculture’s Missouri...