Lockwood Tiger softball roars into the future
With the conclusion of the 2015 season, it is already time for the Lockwood Tigers softball program to begin planning for next year. Coach Bill Rogers is very excited about...
Lady Bulldogs earned trip to district game
Lamar Democrat/Chris Morrow The Liberal Lady Bulldogs advanced to the district title game last Wednesday night, only to drop the contest to the top seeded Diamond Lady...
Tigers win district golf tournament
The Lamar Tigers shot a 327, one stroke better that Springfield Catholic, to win the Class 2 District 6 Tournament last week and earn a spot in Monday's state...
Tigers undefeated conference champs
The Lamar Tigers completed a clean sweep of the Big 8 Conference with Tuesday's 2-1 home victory over Mount Vernon. The win earns the Tigers the title with an 8-0 mark....
Lamar Tigers win Big 8 Conference
          Photo courtesy of Julie Morrow The Lamar Tigers baseball team defeated Mt. Vernon 2-1 on Tuesday, May 5, winning the Big 8 Conference Championship for the...
Yard Dawgs win in USSSA tournament
            The Yard Dawgs, a 10 and under team comprised mostly of kids from Lamar and Liberal, recently won a USSSA tournament at Joplin, going 5-0. They include:...
Tigers now 17-0
By CHRIS MORROW The Lamar Tigers ran their record to 17-0 last week when they knocked off a pair of Big 8 Conference rivals and Jasper last week. Senior right-hander...
Lockwood girls participate at Diamond track meet
Lamar Democrat/Chris Morrow Lockwood's Alexis Byrnes (right) and Kelsey Mein run the open 400 meter dash during last week's track meet at Diamond.
Atnip works hard at track meet
Lamar Democrat/Chris Morrow Jasper's Larissa Atnip works hard during an event in a meet last week at Diamond.
Tigers receive state championship rings
By MELODY METZGER Lamar Democrat Lamar Tiger fans were in abundance on Friday evening, April 24, at the Lamar High School gymnasium, as the 2014 State Championship...
CrossFit Lamar to celebrate with ribbon cutting
CrossFit Lamar is celebrating a ribbon cutting with the Barton County Chamber of Commerce at 12 p.m. on Wednesday, May 13, at the CrossFit gym, located in the back of CMAC...
Liberal's Kennedy King wins her heat of 400 meter dash
Chris Morrow/Lamar Democrat Liberal freshman Kennedy King won her heat of the 400 meter dash Tuesday at a meet in Diamond.
Robertson named MIAA/AstroTurf Pitcher of the Week
KANSAS CITY, Mo.-Pittsburg State freshman Emmie Robertson has been named the MIAA/AstroTurf Pitcher of the Week for the final week of the regular season. This is the second...
LHS football team seniors surprise Coach Scott Bailey
Melody Metzger/Lamar Democrat The Lamar High School football team seniors presented Coach Scott Bailey with a framed poster, commemorating the partnership that was...
Tigers still unbeaten
Mooney tosses no-hitter By CHRIS MORROW CASSVILLE-With wins over Big 8 Conference rivals Seneca and Cassville last week, the state ranked Lamar Tigers remain unbeaten...