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Austin Campbell (left) and Blake Moreland (right).Congratulations to Austin Campbell on breaking the state record by catching a 2-pound, 1-ounce white crappie with a trotline on an irrigation pond in Cass County. Harrisonville Angler Catches State Record White Crappie
Submtted by Lucas Bond News Services Coordinator Missouri Department of Conservation The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reports...

Local Election April 5, 2016, Recap
By Bob Jackson Although there were several candidates and one big money issue on the local election ballot on Tuesday, April 5, 2016, only 23.6% of Dade County registered...
Unofficial Results Of General Municipal Elections April 5,...
Registered Voters: 3,929; total ballots: 929 for 23.64%. School District R-IV of Dade County Propostion 1. To choose by ballot two directors who shall serve as...
Presidential Primary Election Results And Recap
By Bob Jackson Dade County and Missouri voters went to the polls on Tuesday March 15, 2016, to choose candidates for the Republican and Democrat President Nominations. In...
Correction
In the Election Update article in The Vedette on 1-14-16, the correct name of the candidate running for City Council in Lockwood should have been Ricky Gastel not Vicki...
Thrivent Financial Foundation Awards $50,000 Grant to Convoy of Hope
Convoy of Hope received a $50,000 grant from the Thrivent Financial Foundation, based in Minneapolis, Minn. The grant supports the organization's work among those in need...
Stockton Lake Remains High
By Bob Jackson The boat ramp at the Greenfield Access on CC Highway northeast of Greenfield, Missouri, shows the high lake level of Stockton Lake...

2016 Election Update
By Bob Jackson Filings for city, village, school board posts and county board positions have opened and will close on Tuesday, January 19, 2016, at 5:00 p.m. Local...
Turnback Creek photo by Cletis McConnell, Vedette Reporter Rain, Flood Hit Dade County
By Bob Jackson With record rain for December, Dade County and Southwest Missouri was hit for over 10 inches of rain causing flooding conditions in...

Pennington Supermarket Awards Prize In Game Of Life Sweepstakes
Submitted by Troy Watts Manager Penningtons Supermarket On Wednesday afternoon, Pennington's Supermarket Manager, Troy Watts, presented an Everton resident with a...
Diana Harmon gives a manicure to Pam Garrett. New Business Opens In Miller
By Cletis McConnell Vedette Reporter A new business is now open on Highway 39 in Miller, Missouri. The Salon 39 Day Spa, operated by Diana Harmon,...

Coblentzs Bulk Foods Store Damaged
By Cletis McConnell Vedette Reporter Coblentzs Bulk Foods Store located on Highway 160, between Golden City and Lamar, at the 10 mile corner,...

Greenfield Football Homecoming Queen Hopefuls
By Cletis McConnell Vedette Reporter The Greenfield Wildcats will celebrate their annual football homecoming on Friday evening, September 25, 2015,...

The barrel train from Hawks Family Maze Scenes from Lockwood September Days Parade

Mixed Enrollment Figures For Area Schools For 2015 School Year
By Bob Jackson In a survey of seven area schools on school enrollment at the start of the 2015-2016 school year four schools were down in enrollment from May of 2015 and...
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