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Dear Editor: Thank you for the back issue of the Democrat, telling me of the Lamar Fair. As a born and raised Barton County brat, it meant a...
Horton murder
Dear Editor: I was scrolling through the TV channels the other evening, looking for something good to watch, when I came upon an old movie that I had seen before. I...
For want of a couple miles, a town loses its bank
(Editor’s note: The following is an opinion piece written by Greenfield Vedette Articles Editor James McNary.) A distance of eight...


Letter to editor
Dear Editor: LGL, Inc (Lamar-Golden City-Lockwood transportation) is a local non-profit, 501(C)(3), organization that provides a ride to 12 developmentally disabled...
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Dear Editor: The average person rates hospitals as excellent, good and not so good. Cox Barton County Hospital rates excellent. Richard Cooper, recent patient
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Dear Editor: President Trump has now settled on $18 billion as the cost for the wall which he proposes to build between the U.S. and Mexico. But the Department of...
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Dear Editor: I am writing this letter in support of the Liberal R-II School District Special School Bond Issue, called Proposition K.I.D.S. I should be the last person...
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Dear Editor: Almost six years ago I started college at the age of 53. Since that time I’ve been fortunate enough to earn an Associate degree in Psychology (Crowder...
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Dear Editor, First of all, I would like to say thank you to the Lamar Democrat for running my articles. Since 2011, I have written 23 articles and I always get a good...
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Dear Editor: Once upon a time in a land far far away and a long long time ago lived a king who was not nice. He decided to have a party and invited 1000 guests. The wine...
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Dear Editor: Southwest Missouri has many homes that are over 60 years old, built before the knowledge we have in regards to building codes, safety practices and cleaner...
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Dear Editor: In the last November election the citizens of Barton County were given a choice of raising the hospital tax levy by about six times the current rate of...
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Dear Editor: Thank you so much for the outstanding job you did on the 4-H supplement. It is awesome! I’m so proud of the 4-hers, but you are the ones that have shared...
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Dear Editor: I am writing in response of the article entitled “Constitution Day, a date worthy of observing”, written by Richard Cooper in the September 20th edition of...
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Dear Editor: My concern is how many citizens residing within the Lamar city limits know about Council Bill No. 1813, Ordinance No. 1795, Section 26-162? It states as...