Local News

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...
Vicky Gillen That Place and Pennington Seed Take Top Honors
The first (hopefully of many) Vedette Readers’ Choice Competition is in the books. Winners were named in 25 different categories voted on by...

Greenfield High School Band Performs in Jefferson City
By Bob Jackson Reporter The Greenfield High School band performed at the Governor’s Garden on the grounds of the Missouri Governor’s Mansion on...

Lockwood hosted a junior high boys baseball tournament on March 23. The host, Pleasant Hope, Pierce City and Marionville took part. Adam Grishman is the Tigers coach and two of his nephews play for the Tigers. Sports Scoreboard for March 28, 2019
Seventeen baseball and softball games were played last week involving the five area teams. Two tournaments at Pleasant Hope and Wheatland are on...

Players/Coaches Needed
Everton Athletic Booster Club is looking for baseball coaches for ages 7-8 Big Coach Pitch, 9-10 Pee Wee and 11-12 Little League. If interested...

Dadeville Area Folk Zumba For Funds
On Saturday, March 23, a dedicated group of Dadeville area folk held a Zumba event at the Dadeville High school gym called BUST A MOVE FOR THE...

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