Local News

Greenfield City Wide Clean-Up
City-wide cleanup is coming up for residents of Greenfield. Those living within the city limits may place their unwanted items at the curb for WCA trucks to pick up or...
Lockwood Aldermen Informed of Library Progress
During the Oct. 8 meeting of the Lockwood Board of Aldermen, Librarian Phyllis Hagerman of the Lockwood Public Library presented her report to the board of progress made at...
Rural Relevance: Despite Closures, Some Rural Banks Hang On
As Golden City becomes accustomed to the new reality of life without a bank, residents need only look to what has happened in Miller to see the effect the loss of the bank...
Dade County Library Story Hour
From LaNita Hackney Dade County Library The Dade County Library held its monthly story hour on Friday, October 5. Children ages 2-6 heard...


Clean Diesel School Bus Grant Awarded to Everton, Miller
The Everton and Miller school districts have been awarded grants from the Missouri Department of Natural Resources to purchase new, clean diesel...


Above, linemen from Ozark Electric Cooperative are assisting sister co-ops in Florida to recover following the destruction left by Hurricane Michael: (from left) J.R. Bowen, Justin Rock, Win Osterloh, Jacob Jones, Nick Shiveley, Craig Rice, and Corey Baker. (Photo courtesy Ozark Electric) Ozark Electric Cooperative sending crews to Florida for hurricane...
From Linda Stander Ozark Electric Cooperative Ozark Electric Cooperative crews from all three of our offices were deployed early October 10 to...


OTC to host FAFSA Frenzy event in Springfield
Ozarks Technical Community College will host a free FAFSA Frenzy event on Thursday, Oct. 25 from 5-8 p.m. in the Information Commons West building at the OTC Springfield...
Liberty-Empire closing payment site in Golden City due to bank closure
Customers of Liberty Utilities-Empire District Electric Co. in Golden City accustomed to making their utility payments in person at city hall will now have to make other...
Bull Clinic October 15, 16 at Dake Veterinary Clinic in Miller
According to Eldon Cole, field specialist in livestock, University of Missouri Extension, the herd bull or bulls are the most valuable animals on...


Mariachi Band Cancels; Charlie Bough Set to Perform
Due to unforeseen circumstances, Mariachi Flor de Missouri needed to cancel their performance at Opera House in Greenfield on Saturday, October 13. Fortunately, Greenfield...
Angel Takes Another Win On Stockton Lake
Stockton Lake was no match for Justin Angel September 29 when he fished American Bass Anglers Division 126 qualifying tournament and weighed in...


Ogden First in Missouri Angus Registrations
From Angus News Kenny Ogden, Lockwood, ranked as the largest in registering the most Angus beef cattle in Missouri with the American Angus Association during fiscal year...
Results of Sidewalk Inventory Presented to Aldermen
Street Conditions, Police Department Hiring Issues Discussed Results of the local sidewalks inventory undertaken by the city of Greenfield were presented by Megan Clark to...
Edra Eisert Turns 105
Edra Eisert, lifetime Dade County resident and emeritus Vedette correspondent, turned 105 years old on Oct. 5. A celebration with cards, cake and...


Red City Dogs play for a large crowd in the theatre.   The Red City Dogs play well-known hits from the past.  (Photos by Gina Langston) Red City Dogs Night at the Opera
A performance at the Greenfield Opera House on Saturday, Oct. 6, brought in an audience of 80-100 people. David Dodson and Mike Fisher, together...