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Mark your calendars for FCC’s Campfire Connection
All are encouraged to mark their calendars to join First Christian Church in Lamar on Friday, July 14 through Sunday, July 16, for FCC's Campfire...


Lamar Senior Center Bridge Club
Joann Jones was the hostess for Bridge on June 20. The winners were Norma Jean Harris, first and Betty Gilkey, second. Kathy Jenkins will be the hostess on June 27. After...
Marriage license application
The following have filed a marriage license application with the Barton County Recorder’s office: Shane Eric Marti, 35, Lamar and Sarah Lynn McIntyre, 25, Lamar.
Marriage license applications
The following have filed a marriage license application with the Barton County Recorder’s office: Jacob Taylor Waggoner, 23, Lamar and Kennedey Lenae Roth, 21,...
Masons traveling to Republic to award Carl Arft with his 65 year pin were, left to right, Sterling Martin, Henry Taffner, Harry Charles, Merdith Chapman, Floyed Eaves and C.L. Squires. Masonic Lodge members surprise Arft with 65 year pin
Carl Arft, a longtime Barton County resident and now a resident at Sonshine Manor in Republic, was surprised on Saturday, June 10, when members of...


Fred Rakestraw will be celebrating his 90th birthday on Saturday, July 15, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., at the First Christian Church in Lamar. Fred was born July 19, 1927. All are invited to help him celebrate. Rakestraw to celebrate 90th birthday with open house


Lamar Senior Center Bridge Club
Kathy Jenkins was the hostess for Bridge on Tuesday, June 13. The winners were Imogene Williams, first and Rosalee Potter, second. Joann Jones will be the hostess for June...
Mindenmines School Reunion set for June 24
The 2017 Mindenmines School Reunion is scheduled to be held Saturday, June 24, in the banquet room at the Lamplighter Inn and Suites at 4020 Parkview Dr., Pittsburg, Kan....
Barton County Senior Center Lunch Menu
June 26-30 MONDAY- Cheeseburger or chili dog on bun, cottage cheese with pears, potato salad, juice, ice cream bar. TUESDAY- Chicken strips, mashed potatoes and gravy,...
Joe and Betty Lee Roe will celebrate their 70th anniversary on Flag Day, June 14. The couple were married June 14, 1947, at the First Baptist Church in Lamar. Joe and Betty Lee Roe to celebrate 70th anniversary


Full Gospel to hold women’s conference
Full Gospel to hold women’s conference The Full Gospel Tabernacle in Lamar will be hosting a Women’s Conference and Salad Luncheon on Saturday, June 24, 12 noon. The...
Lamar Senior Center Bridge Club
Norma Jean Harris was the hostess for Bridge on Tuesday, June 6. The winners were Imogene Williams, first and Joann Jones, second. The hostess for June 13 is Kathy...
Barton County Senior Center Lunch Menu
June 12-16 MONDAY- Sausage patties with gravy, oven hash browns, orange juice, biscuit, grapes. TUESDAY- Beef and noodles, carrots, cauliflower, wheat roll, Mandarin...
Auditions to be held for Charlotte’s Web
In commemoration of the very first show Lamar Community Theatre performed 20 years ago, they will be presenting Charlotte’s Web on Thursday through Saturday, July 27-29, 7...
Gordons to celebrate 50th wedding anniversary
Bob and Peggy (Ball) Gordon will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on June 2. A celebration will be scheduled at a later date.