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Wildcats Powerade Scrimmage/Pep Rally Friday, Aug. 17
A “Powerade Scrimmage and Pep Rally” will be held Friday, August 17, at the Greenfield High School Football Field. Gates open at 5 p.m. Bring...


Mixed-Bag For Use Taxes, ‘Right-To-Work’ Fails, Incumbents Win...
By James McNary Articles Editor In a surprisingly good turnout for an August election, over 36 percent of eligible Dade County voters turned out to decide state and local...
Lockwood Bull Blast August 11, 2018
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Lockwood Bull Blast Brings Crowd and Lots of Laughs
From Penny White Lockwood Chamber of Commerce Thank you to the Lockwood Area! You were awesome to show your support for the Lockwood Chamber of...


20th Annual Liberty Ladies Retreat is Here
From Lesia Jones After an entire year of planning and several meetings, the 20th Ladies Retreat is here. We are so excited with how everything has come together this year....
Classic Drive-In Draws Classic Cars
Area classic car owners make an evening stop at the Dairy Isle. (Photos by Bob Jackson)


Brett Lollar is sworn-in as a member of the R-IV school board by Board Secretary Melinda Jones. (Photo by James McNary) Lollar Appointed to School Board, New School Term Discussed
The Board of Education of the Greenfield R-IV School District interview candidates a second time at their regular meeting July 25, and then voted...


Lockwood Raises Commercial, Industrial Electric Rates
The Lockwood Board of Aldermen had two special meetings last month, at noon July 17 and at 8 a.m. July 25, during which changes to electric rates and approval of the...
Guests ate well and visited with local Republican primary candidates to gather information prior to making their decisions on who to vote for in Tuesday’s election. (Photos by Bob Jackson) Dade County Republicans Host Candidate Forum
By Bob Jackson Reporter A large crowd of Dade County citizens met on Monday, July 30, in the Greenfield Junior High cafeteria to meet and listen...


Newly appointed member of the Greenfield R-IV Board of Education Brett Lollar is sworn in by Board Secretary Melinda Jones the afternoon of Wednesday, Aug. 1. (Photo by James McNary) Online Brief: Lollar Chosen to Fill R-IV School Board Vacancy
The six sitting members of the Greenfield R-IV School District Board of Education voted this afternoon (Aug. 1) to appoint Brett Lollar to fill the...


Siearra Taylor Benefit Dinner Aug. 3
A benefit dinner for the family of Siearra Taylor will be held Friday, August 3, at Main Street Baptist Church (next to the football field) of...


Campus Clean-Up at Greenfield Schools
A Campus Clean-Up Day has been set for 8 a.m.-noon on Saturday, August 4 at the Greenfield Elementary and High Schools. The community is being asked to pitch in and make a...
Everton All-School Reunion held July 28 - ‘Enjoyable Day For Everyone’
From Reader Submission Linda Vandegrift Coble (Class of ‘68) welcomed and thanked everyone that had helped, and Dwight Steeley (‘64) honored the...


Mermaids and Unicorns Make Dive-In Movie Appearances
Nearly fifty were in attendance at the Greenfield Pool’s first attempt at a “dive-in” movie where they showed Disney’s “The Little Mermaid.” The...


GYAA Volleyball Camp Teaches Basic Volleyball Skills to Youth
Local youth 2nd through 5th grade participated in the Greenfield Youth Athletics Association Volleyball camp last week. Back row, Adrianah Myers,...