Arcola Christian Church to sponsor cancer benefit
The Arcola Christian Church would like to invite everyone to join them on Saturday, April 27, for a cancer benefit for Rod and Cheryl O’Connor. The benefit will be held at...
Lamar Senior Center Bridge Club
Betty Gilkey was the hostess for Bridge on Tuesday, March 26. The winners were Joann Jones, first high and Kathy Jenkins, second high. The...

Lamar Community Theatre presents “A Night of Mania, Murder, and Mirth”
By AUTUMN SHELTON Lamar Democrat If you love comedy, dark drama and high suspense, then Lamar Community Theatre’s upcoming show is just for...

Sunshine Senior Friends to meet
LIBERAL- The Sunshine Senior Friends of Liberal will meet Friday, April 5, at the community building in the north park for their monthly dinner. Dinner will be served at 12...
Men’s breakfast held at Liberal Christian Church
LIBERAL- The Liberal Christian Church men’s breakfast, that is held every month, invited the men’s wives to the breakfast in February, being that Valentine’s Day is that...
Lamar Democrat/Autumn Shelton
Mike Mills, as "The Man", is the villain of the play. Lamar High School presents ‘See How They Run’
The Lamar High School theatre department is performing Phillip King’s ‘See How They Run’. The show is a British comedy about a Vicar, his wife and...

Joyce Gage was the hostess for Bridge on Tuesday, March 19. The winners were Joyce Gage, first high and Norma Jean Harris, second high. The...

St. Mary’s Catholic Church to hold fish fry
Ladies of St. Mary’s Catholic Church will hold their fish fry on Friday, April 5, 5:30 p.m. until ?, at the St. Mary’s Parish Hall on E. 17th St....

Funds being raised for special needs rec center
Lamar Paddle For a Cause will be raising funds for a special needs recreational center to be located in Lamar. They feel that this is a much needed resource and are...
Barton County Senior Center Lunch Menu
March 25-29 MONDAY- Spaghetti with meat sauce, Antiqua vegetables, buttered corn, garlic roll, grapes. TUESDAY- Beef and noodles, mashed...

Keith Selvey, who turned 100 on March 4, is pictured with his sister, Louise Caruthers, who was able to attends his party in Kerrville, Texas. Keith Selvey celebrates 100th birthday
Keith Selvey, a former Lamar resident, celebrated his 100th birthday on March 4, at his home where he resides with his daughter and son-in-law in...

Marriage license applications
Derek Sean David Judd, 34, Lamar and Angela Leigh Judd, 30, Lamar. Lesly Ray Wilterding, 41, Fort Scott, Kan. and Karen Renee Cleveland, 40,...

Karen Wegener was the hostess for Bridge on March 12. The winners were Joyce Gage, first high and Joann Jones, second high. The hostess for March...

Stalag 17 to be presented at Joplin Little Theatre
JOPLIN- Joplin Little Theatre will present the drama, Stalag 17, on March 27 through 31. Written by Donald Bevan and Edmund Trcinski and directed by Tegan Whited, the play...
Rev. James and Ronda Baldwin were married March 17, 1979 at the Summit View Church of the Nazarene in Kansas City, Mo. This year they celebrate 40 years together. Happy Anniversary from Kim, Ryan, Jimmy, Tristan and Emily. Baldwins to celebrate 40 years together