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Sports Scoreboard for April 18, 2019
Only two weeks remain in the Spring Class 1 girls softball season before district action starting the last week of April. The Class 1 and 2 boys...

Mark Moody, Eric Craft and Glenn Harrison earned hardware  Saturday. Moody Wins; Craft Take Big Bass
From Becky Minor American Bass Anglers Division 126 held a tournament on Stockton Lake April 13, 2019. After several warm days, a cold front...

Officials Sworn-In; Water, Electric Utility Financials Discussed...
New city officials were sworn-in during the April 8 meeting of the Lockwood Board of Aldermen, while methods to decrease the operating losses in...

New Members Join R-IV Board; District to Absorb Health Insurance...
Proposal Tabled for 6th Grader Participation in Jr. High Activities New members Darren Morrison and Kim Kinder, as well as returning member...

Dade County Library Holds Story Hour
Dade County Library held its monthly story hour on Friday, April 5th at 10:00 a.m.  The theme was “I Spy” and the children, aged 2-6, enjoyed Ms....

Use It Or Lose It: Miller Branch Library Could Close
By James McNary Articles Editor If usage doesn’t increase, the Miller Branch Library could be the next branch of the Barry-Lawrence Regional...

First 2019 Cruise In Greenfield
By Bob Jackson Reporter On Thursday April 11, several owners of classic and custom cars and trucks took part in the Cruise In on the south side...

Former Lockwood Coach Cornish to Be Inducted Into Missouri...
Dennis Cornish, a Golden City High School grad, who took part in basketball, football and track for the Eagles and graduated in 1977 then assumed a...

Winners: Greenfield Boosters Club GACC Hosts Trivia Night at Greenfield Opera House
The Greenfield Area Chamber of Commerce held a Trivia Night the evening of Saturday, April 6, at the Greenfield Opera House on the square. The...

Affordable Propane of Stockton Buys Lockwood Facility
Affordable Propane of Stockton, recently purchased by James Darter, has expanded its business in Dade County with the purchase of certain assets...

Area Results From April 2 Mo. General Municipal Elections
Just over 13 percent of Dade County registered voters, just under 17 percent of Lawrence County voters, and similar numbers in neighboring...

The sun setting on the Pleasant View schoolhouse could be prophetic, if the final decision is made to demolish the building. (Photo by James McNary) Cemetery Board to Decide Fate of Pleasant View Schoolhouse at May...
The old Pleasant View schoolhouse has set next to the cemetery of the same name for decades between Meinert and Jasper along Missouri Highway K....

Darlene Forst with Pam Allen Professional and Business Women of Lockwood Name Woman of The Year
The Professional and Business Women of Lockwood are proud to announce the woman of the year for 2018 is Darlene Forst. Darlene was Chapeau of...

R-I School Board Approves Software Purchase, Renews With OPAA
The Lockwood R-I School District Board of Education met for its monthly meeting March 27. Board Member Willie Stefan was absent. Supt. Clay Lasater informed the board that...
DACO Community Foundation Awards $700 to Five Local Nonprofits
From Renee Meents DACO Foundation The DACO Foundation has announced the recipients of its 2019 community grant round. These agencies were selected through an application...
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