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Barton County Senior Center Lunch Menu
December 24-28 MONDAY- Christmas dinner, baked ham with raisin sauce, sweet potatoes, green bean casserole, wheat roll, pecan pie. TUESDAY-...


A family gathering of 45 was held Thanksgiving Day at the home of Bradley and Donita McCulloch, including their first five generations. Pictured are, seated, Donita McCulloch, great-great-grandmother; back row standing, right to left, Sherri Stahl, great-grandmother; Wendy Rose, grandmother, holding her little grandson Owen Wright and his mother, Karmen Wright. Five generations gather at home of McCullochs


Photo courtesy of Heidi Johnson
Darcy McDonald played Imogene Herdman in last year's production. Lamar Community Theatre presents “Christmas Attitudes”
By AUTUMN SHELTON December 2017 was a busy time for the Lamar Community Theatre. Over 200 people attended their annual Christmas show and this...


Christmas dinner to be held at Lockwood Family Life Center
LOCKWOOD- A Merry Christmas Dinner will be held Christmas Day, Tuesday, Dec. 25, at the Family Life Center in Lockwood. A dinner of turkey and ham,...


Barton County Senior Center Lunch Menu
December 10-14 MONDAY- Hot dog with chili and cheese on bun, baked beans, roasted pasta and veggies, banana. TUESDAY- Pork roast, California...


Barton County Senior Center Lunch Menu
December 17-21 MONDAY- Barbecue chicken, buttered corn, sliced carrots, wheat roll, tropical fruit. TUESDAY- Ham and beans, seasoned spinach,...


Oakton Living Nativity Pageant to be held December 21-23
The annual Oakton Church’s Living Nativity Pageant will be held this year on Friday through Sunday, Dec. 21, 22 and 23. The pageant is a...


Lamar Senior Center Bridge Club
Kathy Jenkins was the hostess for Bridge on December 4. The winners were Mike O’Sullivan, first high and Joyce Gage, second high. The hostess...


Retired Teachers Christmas observance, plans for 2019
By RICHARD COOPER Thirty-two members and four guests attended the December 5 meeting of the Barton County Area Retired Teachers Association's monthly meeting/annual...
Lamar Democrat/Chris Morrow
The Lamar Lady Tigers took part in the Carthage Tournament last week, winning the seventh place game 36-28 over Joplin. Here senior Hallee Doss blocks a shot in first round action. Look for coverage of the Lady Tigers in upcoming issues of the Democrat. Lamar Tigers take part in Carthage Tournament


Sunshine Senior Friends of Liberal will meet at 12 noon on Friday, Dec. 7, at the community building in Liberal, for their Christmas dinner. Ham is on the menu for this dinner and those attending may bring a covered dish. For entertainment Christmas songs will be played and sung. Come and join them for this dinner. Sunshine senior friends to meet


Come sing the real story
A community Christmas caroling will be held Thursday, Dec. 13. The singing will begin at 6:15 p.m., immediately following the Lamar community...


4-H cookbook shows tried and true recipes
The Barton County 4-H Cookbook will be available for $5 at the Barton County Chamber of Commerce’s Jingle Mingle, set for Thursday evening, Dec....


Marriage license applications
Jason Bruce Colin, 43, Lamar and Robin Dwayna Thompson, 39, Lamar. Jake Allen Neidigh, 27, Golden City and Whittney Renea Defratus, 28, Golden...


Lamar eighth graders travel to Jeff City
Lamar eighth grade traveled to Jefferson City to tour Missouri’s Capitol and learn more about government for Mr. Johnson’s social studies class on...