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Annual Lockwood Merchants' Sale Night, Christmas Tree Lighting Nov. 17
The Lockwood Chamber of Commerce is once again organizing a Merchants' Sale Night to be held 5-8 p.m. Nov. 17 in downtown Lockwood. The event will...


At the Dade County courthouse voter Mike Wilson presents his identification to Nanci Harris, an election judge, as Wilson prepares to vote in the Nov. 6, 2018 elections. High Voter Turnout For Midterms Nov. 6, Republican Party Takes Most...
There was high voter turnout in Dade and surrounding counties for the Nov. 6 midterm elections, in which voters unseated an incumbent U.S. senator...


Greenfield Aldermen Authorize Mayor to Negotiate Abatements with...
The Greenfield Board of Aldermen voted 4-0 on a resolution authorizing Mayor David Engroff to negotiate abatements of certain city charges, fees, and taxes with businesses...
Sports Scoreboard for Nov. 9, 2018
District Football title games are set after semifinal play on November 2. In Class 1 District 3 Liberal upset Greenfield 22-20 in overtime,...


Post Season Honors
All District Class 1 District 8 Girls Volleyball Greenfield: Lauren Jones 1st, Kiarra Mai 2nd, Audriana Wallen 2nd. Lockwood: Lillian Eggerman 1st, Heather Byrnes 1st,...
Greenfield’s Tyrell Stafford made an incredible catch over Liberal’s Garrett Peterson late in Friday night’s district semifinal. The catch would lead to a touchdown. (Photo by Chris Morrow, Lamar Democrat) Bulldogs Top Wildcats 22-20 in OT Thriller
By Chris Morrow Reporter, Lamar Democrat GREENFIELD -- The Liberal Bulldogs refused to allow their season to be over after getting off to an 0-6...


Greenfield’s Oak Park Motel Closes After Over 60 Years
The Oak Park Motel, a longtime fixture on Grand Avenue (Mo. 39/U.S. 160) in Greenfield, closed last week after being in business of over 60 years....


Significant Donation for GHS Band
From Staff Reports The Community Foundation of the Ozarks, Dade County Trust, received gifts totaling $20,000 to be placed in the Greenfield High...


UPDATE: 11/6/19 Braxton has been found safe. Lockwood Youth...
The Dade County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public for assistance in locating Braxton Routledge, 14, of Lockwood. Routledge is a 14-year-old...


C. Meek for Lumber? Not Anymore in Greenfield; Store Closed Nov. 5
The Meek’s Lumber Company location in Greenfield, a fixture just off the square under various names for decades, was closed by the company Monday...


Caleb Eccher Sentenced To 75 Years Sentence For Lockwood Shooting
Caleb Eccher, 22, of Lockwood, Missouri, appeared before Associate Circuit Judge Neal Quinto of Vernon County on Monday, October 29, at the Dade...


Lockwood’s Makenzie Purinton sets up her teammate. Sports Scoreboard for Nov. 1, 2018
First round of Class 1 district football games is completed. Semifinal games are this Friday November 2, 2018. Title game is November 9, 2018....


The table setting included an array of teapots which reminded one organizer of her grandmother. Dade County Health Department Annual Breast Cancer Dinner
From Pamela Allen Dade Co. Health Dept. The Dade County Health Department held their annual Breast Cancer Dinner to honor survivors and their...


Local, State, Federal Offices At Stake in November 2018 Elections
Many of the local races in Dade and surrounding counties were decided in the August Republican Party primaries, however, a few local races as well...


WEMO Conference Considering 8-Man, 11-Man Divisions
The upheaval in area high school athletic and activities conferences may be entering another phase. The WEMO Conference, a group of schools...