Local News

RHAA After Care Program to meet Sunday, February 10
Restored Hope Against Addictions (RHAA) After Care Program, will meet Sunday, February 10th from 5-7:30 p.m. at Immanuel Lutheran Church in...

New Sporting Goods, Hardware Store Opening In Greenfield
There is a new business coming to Greenfield this spring: Stockton Lake Outfitters, LLC. It is being started up by locals Amanda and Casey Boyd....

First Annual Vedette Readers' Choice Awards - Now Accepting...
The staff at The Vedette would like to welcome its readers to the first annual Vedette Readers’ Choice Awards! Participation is simple, just cast...

Military Appreciation Night; Miller Cardinals vs. Pierce City Eagles
The evening kicked off with a chili supper followed by the JV boys game. “Taps” was performed by Benjamin Todd. Veteran Jim LaSalle presented the...

Ash Grove Homecoming Candidates Announced
2019 Homecoming Candidates: Senior, Dani Adams; senior, Patsy Gorski; freshman, Maddie Mobley; junior, Kennedi Climer; senior, Abigail Lanter; and...

Walnut Grove Homecoming Candidates Announced
2019 Homecoming Candidates: From left: Princess Candidates – Junior Daisy Dureault, Freshman Anna Bourke, Sophomore Makayla McVay, Queen Candidates...

Lockwood R-I Board Adopts Calendar for 2019-20 Academic Year
The Lockwood R-I School District Board of Education adopted a calendar for the 2019-20 academic year during their Jan. 23 meeting. Supt. Clay Lasater said that following...
Dadeville Homecoming Candidates Announced
2019 Homecoming Candidates: Left to right: sophomore-Rylee Mullins; junior- Alexis Goodman; freshman- Breanna Wince; and senior-Abby Sappington....

Everton Homecoming Candidates Announced
2019 Homecoming Queen Candidates: Left to right: Olivia Gateley, Anna Kerr-Crunk, Savanah Allen. Find all Everton Homecoming information on page...

Dade County Commission Adopts Budget for 2019
Following a hearing at 10 a.m. Jan. 28, the Dade County Commission voted to adopt their proposed budget for 2019. Commissioners said that the budget is similar to last...
Jenkins To Be Grand Master Of Missouri Mason
Barry Jenkins, who moved to Greenfield, Missouri, in 1974 and graduated from Greenfield High School in 1979, will become Grand Master of Missouri Masons in eight years...
Gold Crowned Miller Homecoming Queen
Above, Miller’s Dallin Nield crowns senior candidate Sydney Gold during the 2019 Basketball Homecoming Ceremony Friday, Jan. 25. Right, Nield and...

Area News Briefs
Vote on 911 Tax Placed on Lawrence County Ballot Following a meeting with stakeholders Jan. 22 at the Lawrence County Courthouse in Mt. Vernon, the Lawrence County...
Announcement: State Senator White to be at Intermission Cafe Jan. 25
Over the course of the next several months, Sen. Bill White, R–Joplin, will host a series of meetings across Dade County. “This is a great opportunity for residents in...
Routes BB and O in Dade County to be Closed in Areas Jan. 23-25 for...
What: Dade County Routes BB and O CLOSED in areas for drain pipe replacement work When/Where: 7:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, Jan. 23-24 – Route BB...