Business

Dairy Isle Officially Opens
Greenfield landmark the Dairy Isle had a soft opening last Friday after several days of training for the staff, supervised by owner Clista Jarrett....


Thieman joins Lockwood Thrivent Financial
Visitors to the Lockwood Main Street office of Thrivent Financial will be seeing a new, but also familiar face, now that Jennifer Thieman has...


Wild Cow Emporium Holds Open House
The Wild Cow Emporium, located just east of Heatonville on State Highway 96, held their most recent open house on June 16. Owned and operated by...


Kristi’s Beauty Boutique Salon & Spa has recenly opened in a renovated space next to the Burger Shack in Miller. Kristi’s Beauty Boutique Opens in Miller
A new beauty salon has opened in Miller, in a recently renovated space next to the Burger Shack on State Highway 39, next to Miller High...


The Golden City branch of Bear State Bank is set to close Sept. 21. Arkansas-based Arvest Bank, which acquired Bear State last year, has decided the branches in Lockwood and Golden City are too close together for them to keep both open. (Photo by James McNary) Golden City Losing Only Bank Following Arvest Merger
Community to be without bank for first time since at least 1905 Arkansas-based Arvest Bank has announced that the Golden City branch of Bear...


Online Brief: Golden City set to lose only bank
Arvest Bank has announced that the Golden City branch of Bear State Bank will be one of the branches of the latter bank to be closed following the merger of Bear State into...
Some items Two Girls and Garage have for sale. Two Girls and a Garage Now Open
The sprawling metropolis of Arcola is now home to another new business, with the Two Girls and a Garage store now open in the space formerly...


Above: Carl and Shelby Beasley and family. Naptime Creations opens in Dadeville
Naptime Creations by Shelby is Dadeville’s newest business. Owned and operated by Dadeville native Shelby Beasley, it all started out as things...


The Wehrhouse Now Open North of Lockwood
North of Lockwood on State Highway 97 is The Wehrhouse, a wood furniture and gift shop offering smoked meats and daily specials four days a...


Bank Merger Moves Forward
The merger of the current owner of the former First National Bank of Golden City with the current owner of the former Farmers State Bank of Lockwood has been allowed to...
Around Here store. New Business Opens In Miller
By Cletis McConnell Vedette Reporter A new business is now open on Main Street in Miller, Missouri. Liz Hunt opens Around Here in the former...


Kay Means cuts the ribbon. Rader’s Store Celebrates 80 Years In Business
Submitted by Rader’s Store Pictures by Cletis McConnell Vedette Reporter A celebration was held on March 12, 2018, at Rader's Store in Lockwood,...


Southwinds Motel New Owners At Southwinds Motel
By Cletis McConnell Vedette Reporter Dale and Sandy Jones, owners of Southwinds Motel, located north of Greenfield on Highway H, near the lake,...


Marlene chats with some well-wishers. Marlene DeClue’s Retirement Reception Draws Big Crowd
By Bob Jackson Photos by Cletis McConnell Vedette Reporter Friends of Marlene DeClue and the owners of the Vedette and the Lake Stockton...


Parnell Joins United Country Real Estate /Lowe Realty
Submitted by United Country Real Estate/Lowe Realty Jimmy Parnell, real estate agent and auctioneer, recently joined the sales team at United...