Letter to Editor: Who Will Be President?
Notwithstanding words uttered by our current president, and no matter what some Americans may think, Donald Trump is qualified to be president. If a peanut farmer from...

Letter to Editor: An Eighth Letter to America
America continues to display the foolishness of Man by trusting in Man rather than God the Creator. Many now foolishly claim that Science proved there is no God. That of...

Letter to Editor: On Behalf of the Galer/Lemons Family
I write this for the Galer/Lemons Family regarding the events of August 1, 2016, at Prairie Mountain in Lockwood. I do not know what has been or is being said on social...

This spectator calls Wild Wayne West “Poppa”. 2017 Lockwood Bull Blast Presented By Lockwood True Value Hardware
By Penny White Lockwood Chamber of Commerce Photos by Cletis McConnell Vedette Reporter Lockwood True Value Hardware proudly presented a great...

Lockwood Fire District Approved By Big Yes Vote
By Bob Jackson The proposed Lockwood Fire District election on Tuesday, August 8, 2017, was approved by voters with 407 yes votes and 149 no...

Spectators and car owners relax in the shade and visit as a That Place waitress, in gold, brings out food and drink orders. Greenfield Cruise In On The Square
By Cletis McConnell Vedette Reporter That Place, an ice cream and sandwich shop located on the square in Greenfield, sponsored a cruise in on...

Ian McCarthy Officer-Involved Shooting In Clinton, Missouri
Submitted by Cheryl Cobb Public Information Specialist III Public Information & Education Division Missouri State Highway Patrol At 10:45...

Austin Campbell (left) and Blake Moreland (right).Congratulations to Austin Campbell on breaking the state record by catching a 2-pound, 1-ounce white crappie with a trotline on an irrigation pond in Cass County. Harrisonville Angler Catches State Record White Crappie
Submtted by Lucas Bond News Services Coordinator Missouri Department of Conservation The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reports...

Thrivent Financial Foundation Awards $50,000 Grant to Convoy of Hope
Convoy of Hope received a $50,000 grant from the Thrivent Financial Foundation, based in Minneapolis, Minn. The grant supports the organization's work among those in need...

Everton PTSO Fall Carnival Friday, October 21
Submitted by Coty Bauer Carnival Chairman 417-366-2861 The Everton PTSO Fall Carnival is right around the corner. This year it will be held on Friday, October 21st in...

Dade County Improvement Group Annual Halloween Festival Saturday,...
The Dade County Improvement Group Annual Halloween Festival is scheduled for Saturday, October 22, on the Greenfield City Square. The Washington Lodge #87 gets the day...

Clayton Hawks bottle feeds a calf. Hawks Family Maze Draws Large Crowd
By Cletis McConnell Vedette Reporter The Hawks Family Maze, located north of Lockwood, opened Saturday, October 8 and will run Saturday and...

Back Row: Tyler Aldridge, Luke Nentrup, Ethan Bates, Gaege Queen. Front Row: Noah Schnelle, Jobe Edwards, Brady Oeltjen, Logan Sparkman. Lockwood Boys Win District Track Title
Submitted by Amy Schnelle The Lockwood boys track team won their first district title since 1992 at the meet held in Hollister on Saturday, May 6....

Lockwood Tigers Golf Team, left to right, Coach Jim Scott, Justin Nentrup, William Stefan, Will Beerly and Roy Snider Tigers Win SRVC Golf Tournament
Submitted by Jim Scott,Coach Lockwood Tigers Golf Team On Monday, April 17th, the Lockwood High School golf team traveled to the par 70 Neosho...

Walnut Grove Boys Win Class 1 State Basketball Title; Girls Finish...
By Bob Jackson Both the boys and girls basketball teams played for the Class 1 State Chmapionships for 2017 at Mizzou Arena in Columbia, Missouri on 3-11-17. A huge crowd...

Stockton Lake Remains High
By Bob Jackson The boat ramp at the Greenfield Access on CC Highway northeast of Greenfield, Missouri, shows the high lake level of Stockton Lake...

Bottom floor of Dade County Courthouse Rain, Flood Hit Dade County
By Bob Jackson With record rain for December, Dade County and Southwest Missouri was hit for over 10 inches of rain causing flooding conditions in...