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Online Brief: NWS Confirms 2 Tornadoes Touched Down in Dade County
Meteorologists with the National Weather Service in Springfield have confirmed that two small tornadoes touched down in Dade County during the early morning hours of...
Governor Parson’s Infrastructure Priority Passes Missouri Senate |...
Today, the Missouri Senate, in a 26-7 vote, passed one of Governor Parson’s top legislative priorities. In the State of the State, Governor Parson presented a bold...
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...

Celebrating National FFA Week
From Jeff Case State Director USDA Rural Development In 1928, the Future Farmers of America (now known as the National FFA Organization) was...

Lockwood Native, Competitive Jr. Shooter to be Sponsored by Lyman...
Lyman Products - an innovator in the field of case preparation and reloading - is excited to announce the sponsorship of junior shooter Cheyenne...

Announcement: State Sen. White Feb. 22 Arcola Event Rescheduled
State Sen. Bill White's Feb. 22 "meet the people" event at Ken's Kafe in Arcola has been rescheduled to 1-3 p.m. due to scheduling conflicts.
Greenfield Grad Named CEO of Advocacy Group
An alumnus of Greenfield High School was recently named the chief executive officer of the national not-for-profit organization 1in6, which...

Sheriff Responds, Auditor’s Office Elaborates on Follow-Up
The Missouri State Auditor’s Office released a follow-up report in December 2018 regarding progress made by the Dade County Sheriff’s Office in response to issues found...
Miller Area Men Allegedly Killed Hundreds Of Deer
David Berry, Sr., and brothers Eric and Kyle Berry, all of the Miller and Everton area, were arrested following a long-term investigation by the...

Auditor Galloway finds improvement still needed to ensure proper...
State Auditor Nicole Galloway today issued a follow-up report of audit findings in Dade County. The progress report outlined the need for continued improvement to...
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...

Multiple Statewide Proposals Appearing on Nov. 2018 Ballot
Readers of the Vedette may have noticed the “B” section of the paper the past couple weeks has been filled with the ballot language of several proposed amendments to the...
Federal Judge Finds Department of Revenue Violated Federal Election...
A federal judge found that the Missouri Department of Revenue violated the National Voter Registration Act, commonly called the “Motor Voter” law, by not providing all...
Trump/Pence MAGA Rally in Springfield, Mo.
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Trump to Visit Springfield Sept. 21
President Donald Trump's 2020 re-election campaign has announced that the president will visit the Springfield area for a “Make America Great Again” rally on Friday, Sept....
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