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Students of the week
Jaydon Withrow, son of Lisa Clabough, is the sixth grade Lamar Middle School Student of the Week. In his spare time Jaydon plays football. He has a cat named Gaspey and he...
Letter to editor
Dear Editor: A big thank you to the Lockwood R-1 School Board for reinstating the Family and Consumer Science Curriculum (FACS) and FCCLA in the high school for a...
Kindergarten screening scheduled in Golden City
GOLDEN CITY-Kindergarten screening for Golden City R3 will be held Tuesday, April 28, at the Golden City Elementary School. Students being screened must be five years old...
Lamar Career and Technical Center announces fourth quarter LCTC Stars
The staff at Lamar Career and Technical Center is pleased to announce the LCTC Stars for the fourth quarter. These students exemplify a strong work ethic, great attitude...
LCTC students shine at Missouri SkillsUSA Competition
Four state championships were recently won by students of the Lamar Career and Technical Center. These students were among 31 from LCTC and more than 2,500 persons...
Art show highlighted at East Primary
              Lamar East Primary students adorned the halls of the school with brightly decorated pictures during the annual art show.
Miller is third highest individual scorer
                    Lamar High School student Carmen Miller finished as the third-highest individual scorer for the 2015 Spring Mind Games.
Steeves awarded PSU scholarship
PITTSBURG, Kan.-Monica Katherine Steeves, a Jasper High School senior, has been awarded the Wayne and Dorothea B. Vonier Scholarship and the Academic Achievement Award to...
Students of the week
                    Siarra McCarthy, daughter of Christ and Patricia McCarthy, is the eighth grade Lamar Middle School Student of the Week. Siarra likes to hang...
Sheldon Vo-Tech students place at Skills USA
              Two Sheldon R-VIII students did extremely well at Skills USA, through Lamar Vo-Tech. Micah Swanson, son of Jim and Lisa Swanson, placed first in...
LHS finishes sixth overall in Spring 2015 Mind Games
The Lamar High School Academic Team finished sixth overall at the conclusion of the Spring 2015 Mind Games. Eighteen high schools competed, with a total of 28 teams playing...
Area students participate in state Skills USA Championships
              Winners from the 2015 Missouri State SkillsUSA Championships, held March 26-28, at State Technical College in Linn were front row, Ashley Baxter, first...
Starry Night was theme for Sheldon prom
                    Starry Night was the theme for the Sheldon High School Prom, held Saturday, March 28, at the high school. Music was provided by Platinum...
Area DECA students travel to compete
Ten students from Lamar Career and Technical Center traveled to Lake of the Ozarks on March 15-17, to compete at the Missouri DECA State Career Development Conference. DECA...
Luthi is one of 37 selected for PSU fall honors college
PITTSBURG, Kan.-Pittsburg State University has announced that Caleb Luthi is one of 37 students selected for its 2015 Fall Honors College freshman class. Luthi is a senior...