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Youth attend National 4-H Congress
Mycah Reed, a club member of the City Clovers 4-H Club in Lamar and Lydia Rockers, a State 4-H Council 4-H member from Carthage, were among the...


Lamar Senior Center Bridge Club
Rosalee Potter was the hostess for Bridge on Tuesday, Nov. 27. The winners were Kathy Jenkins, first high and Joann Jones, second high. Kathy...


First Baptist serves community Thanksgiving dinner
Lamar Democrat/Melody Metzger The First Baptist Church in Lamar held its annual community Thanksgiving dinner on Thursday, Nov. 22. Many...


City Clovers 4-H Club
By RYAN DAVIS Reporter The City Clovers 4-H Club met at the Wolf Center on November 18. We started the meeting by making Christmas door decorations for the residents at...
City Clovers 4-H recognized at banquet
By RYAN DAVIS Reporter Several members of the City Clovers 4-H Club were recognized at the Barton County 4-H Recognition Banquet on November 10, at the Lamar First...
Lamar Senior Center Bridge Club
Gloria Kurtz was the hostess on Tuesday, Nov. 20, for Bridge. The winners were Gloria Kurtz, first high and Joyce Gage, second high. The hostess...


The 4-H Teen Leaders will be sharing “Comfort and Joy” this season by collecting “Hats Gloves & Scarves” to be given out during the Good Samaritan Christmas project. Anyone that would like to donate a newly purchased item can drop them off at the University Extension Wolf Center, 801 E. 12th St., in Lamar by Monday, Dec. 10. For more information contact Elaine Davis at 417-682-3579. 4-H Teen Leaders share comfort and joy


Lamar Police Officer Jordan Welch spoke to the Girl Scout Troop No. 70082 about respect and what it means to be respectful in their own lives. The girls really enjoyed her presentation and appreciated her time. Girl Scout Troop No. 70082 thanks Officer Welch for her service and time spent with them. Officer Welch speaks to Girl Scouts


Stone’s Throw to hold auditions
CARTHAGE- Stone’s Throw Dinner Theatre will be holding auditions for their upcoming production of Four Weddings And An Elvis on Monday, Dec. 3 and Tuesday, Dec. 4, at 7...
Barton County Retired Teachers plan ahead for Christmas meeting and...
By RICHARD COOPER Thirty-eight members of the Barton County Area Retired Teachers Association gathered election day morning at the Lamar First Christian Church for their...
Golden City preparing for Christmas festivities
GOLDEN CITY- The Golden City Volunteer Fire Department, in conjunction with Golden Harvest Days, will be holding a Chili Feed and Christmas Bizarre...


City Clovers 4-H Club
By RYAN DAVIS Reporter The City Clovers 4-H Club held its first meeting of the year on September 16, at the Wolf Center in Lamar. The 2018-2019 officers were elected,...
Lamar Senior Center Bridge Club
Kathy Jenkins was the hostess for Bridge on Tuesday, Nov. 13. The winners were Joyce Gage, first high and Velma Goodrum, second high. The...


Barton County Senior Center Lunch Menu
November 26-30 MONDAY- Chicken and noodles, mashed potatoes, green beans, wheat roll, sliced peaches. TUESDAY- Sausage patties, oven hash...


Free Thanksgiving dinner to be served in Lockwood
LOCKWOOD- The 15th annual “Come-N-Dine” dinner will be held Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 22, 12 noon, for anyone who would like to join them. The dinner...