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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...

Local Races, Issues for April 2 Missouri General Municipal Election
The 2019 Missouri General Municipal Election will be held April 2. Local elections are notorious for low voter turnout, but the various elections...

The 100th Birthday Of The American Legion Celebrated By Post 372
From Joanne Snodgrass The 100th Birthday of the American Legion was celebrated on March 14 at the Roy E. Carr Post 372. Unit 372 Auxiliary president, Vicky Taylor,...
DCF President David Cramer, second from left, and DCF board member and DCHD Administrator Pamela Allen, fourth from left, join DCHD staff members Ardella Lack, Larry Rice, Tammie Gastel, Rochelle Renkoski, Susan Fitzwater and Rebecca Coose, in receiving a $10,000 Rural Ozarks Health Initiative grant to improve dental health services in Dade County. ROHI is a partnership between the Community Foundation of the Ozarks and Missouri Foundation for Health to address community health issues in rural areas of Missouri. DACO Community Foundation Receives $10,000 Grant
The Community Foundation of the Ozarks and Missouri Foundation for Health have awarded a $10,000 grant to DACO Community Foundation through the...

Pies Fly at Greenfield Elementary
For bringing the most donations during a recent food drive, several Greenfield Elementary students got to pie their teachers and principal in the...

Clifford Brings Books to Everton
Scholastic brought Clifford the Big Red Dog to congratulate Everton school district on their accomplishments and to present 500 books to the school...

Pictured, from left: Dale Boothe, Robert Cowen, Scott Tassi. Tassi Takes Top Win And Big Bass at ABA
From Becky Minor Kansas angler, Scott Tassi, topped the leader board at the D126 American Bass Anglers tournament held on Stockton Lake March 16,...

Post Season Basketball Honors
SOUTHWEST CONFERENCE Girls:  Hannah Wilkerson, Miller, was named coach of year. Lockwood: Mackenzie Purinton, first team; Heather Byrnes, 2nd; and...

Sports Scoreboard for March 21 , 2019
Baseball and softball contests have begun with coaches and players hoping for warm weather and dry fields. At the Lamar baseball tournament, the...