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Obituary: Caroline Margareth Weber (6/18/19)  Nevada Herald

Caroline Margareth Weber, 76, was freed from her pain on June 15, 2019, to be with the Lord. Caroline was born on April 16, 1943, in Cresco, Iowa, to George J.



Melvin Eugene Stickler  Lakenewsonline.com

Melvin Eugene Stickler (Gene) born on June 4, 1932 went home to his be with his Mother, Francis (Gittings) Stickler, Father, Bryon Glenn Stickler and 2 baby ...



High school football: Lamar's nation-leading winning streak snapped by Cassville  Springfield News-Leader

The nation's longest winning streak no longer resides in Lamar.



Lamar High School Student Appears in Jeopardy Teen Tournament  OzarksFirst.com

LAMAR, Mo. (KODE) - A Lamar High School junior advanced to the semifinals in Jeopardy's Teen Tournament.



Lamar football owns nation's longest winning streak  Joplin Globe

When it comes to high school football, the nation's longest winning streak now resides in Lamar.



Lamar High School students react to classmate's death  KTRK-TV

A little more than 24 hours after the tragic death of 15-year-old Makaila Simon, students at Lamar High School returned to class stunned they lost another ...



Lamar's Bailey traces powerhouse program's turning point to winless '07 campaign  Nevada Herald

Fifty-six consecutive victories and counting. Seven consecutive state championships and counting. One-hundred and thirty-five wins over 13 seasons, and his ...



For Lamar, having the nation's longest winning streak might not be as fun as you'd think  Springfield News-Leader

Before Lamar's season opener at Logan-Rogersville on Friday night, the team was silent. Until a rollout practice pass for a touchdown about 45 minutes before ...



Second man charged in shooting death of Lamar High School student  KTRK-TV

Dave'on Thomas and Kendrick Johnson are both charged with the shooting death of Delindsey Dwayne Mack.



Explicit Twitter photos land Lamar teacher in hot water  Arlington Voice

The school district has launched an investigation, and the teacher has reportedly been removed from the classroom.



Delindsey Dwayne Mack shot to death near Lamar High School in Houston | abc13.com  KTRK-TV

Police say an 18-year-old was shot to death and a 15-year-old was grazed by a bullet during a shooting in River Oaks.



Grief counselors at Lamar High School today after freshmen die in murder-suicide  KTRK-TV

Crisis counselors are at Lamar High School Friday after two students who were best friends died in an apparent murder-suicide.



Lamar HS student makes it on hit TV show Jeopardy!  KSNF/KODE - FourStatesHomepage.com

A Southwest Missouri teen takes a trip to the West Coast to fulfill a lifelong dream.



All the questions: Lamar junior advances to semifinals of "Jeopardy!" Teen Tournament  Joplin Globe

Again, Shelton had to wait for weeks to hear about the results of her audition. She got word in late July after cracking open fortune cookies with encouraging ...



Mayor Turner set to increase security at HISD schools after meeting with Lamar HS students  KTRK-TV

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Mayor Turner says the city is working with HISD security to help students feel safer after recent tragedies at Lamar High School.



Special Olympics athletes go for it in regional track meet  Joplin Globe

CARTHAGE, Mo. — Halfway through the 100-meter walk, Payton Littlejohn looked up to the stands and waved at the group of family, friends and coaches that ...



Lamar students killed in Vietnam to be remembered with rebuilt memorial  Joplin Globe

LAMAR, Mo. — Jerry D. Lawson, 71, will never forget the day his twin brother died during the Vietnam War.



Week 2: Missouri high school football media rankings  Springfield News-Leader

A number of area teams were recognized in this week's media rankings.



Lamar High School students involved in apparent murder-suicide identified  KTRK-TV

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Both of the boys involved in an apparent murder-suicide at a luxury apartment complex in Upper Kirby have been identified.



Chisum Isd  Paris News

Tommy Chalaire, Chisum ISD superintendent, is providing all Chisum ISD staff members with emergency training throughout the summer. Every employee at ...



The Ozarks high school football games we're most excited about  Springfield News-Leader

Here's a week-by-week guide to the best high school football games in southwest Missouri in 2018.



Father of slain Lamar HS student says son's social media profile contributed to murder  KTRK-TV

De'Lindsey Mack's father says the images his son posted on social media may have led some to believe he was in a gang.



2 teens killed in apparent murder-suicide died from gunshot wounds to the head  KTRK-TV

Samuel Yeargain and Pierce Schwartz have both been identified as the two 15-year-old boys who died in a murder-suicide last week.



Lamar Plaza Theater to hold “Jeopardy!” watch party for local contestant  KSNF/KODE - FourStatesHomepage.com

A Southwest Missouri movie theater gives you the chance to see a local “Jeopardy!” contestant on the big screen.



Lamar makes history with state championship win  Springfield News-Leader

Two words come to mind when describing the Lamar football program.



Reporter's notebook: The stories behind your favorite sports stories of 2018  Springfield News-Leader

There I was standing in the post-game huddle after Lamar defeated Logan-Rogersville in the season opener on the same field where Dylan Cole grew up.



Lamar's Stilabower Observatory reopens after renovations, replacement of telescope  Joplin Globe

LAMAR, Mo. — If you have been wishing for a night of stargazing and planet-spotting, you're in luck.



Week 1: Missouri high school football media rankings  Springfield News-Leader

The first Missouri media high school football rankings of the season have been released and a few notable teams from around the area cracked the Top 10.



AJ Armstrong murder trial: Former Kinkaid and Lamar HS coaches testify  KTRK-TV

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Prosecutors began the second week of the A.J. Armstrong murder trial Monday, putting expert witnesses on the stand, as well as ...



High school graduation ceremonies slated  Joplin Globe

Area school districts are preparing to hold their 2018 graduation ceremonies for high school seniors. With the last day of school approaching in many districts, ...



Lamar HS football welcomes new era after Tom Nolen's retirement  KTRK-TV

For the first time in 35 years, Tom Nolen is not on the sidelines at Lamar High School.



Nixa High teen suffers traumatic face injury at marching band contest  Springfield News-Leader

Editor's note: An update to this story can be read here. At the last minute, Bryce Long's mom finessed a way to accompany him to a marching band contest in ...



Lamar football coach Tom Nolen retires after 33 years  KTRK-TV

A historic 33-year run has come to an end. Lamar High School football coach Tom Nolen announced his retirement Monday afternoon.



BEARS ADD 25 STUDENT-ATHLETES ON NATIONAL SIGNING DAY  UCA Sports

CONWAY, Ark. _ The University of Central Arkansas added 25 new football Bears to the program on Wednesday, the first day of the NCAA national signing ...



15-year-old girl fatally shot by boyfriend in Spring, sheriff says  KTRK-TV

SPRING, Texas (KTRK) -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office says they are investigating a deadly shooting at Kimberly Glen Lane involving a 15-year-old girl.



Bittersweet times for Lamar's Bailey twins  STLtoday.com

Sam Bailey, a projected offensive lineman, commits to Mizzou, while twin brother Ben still waits for offers.



Missouri S&T dominates Mineral Water Bowl  Joplin Globe

EXCELSIOR SPRINGS, Mo. — Quarterback Tyler Swart accounted for 268 yards and five touchdowns as Missouri S&T whipped Minnesota State-Moorhead ...



Lone Star State Shining Brightly on Wyoming Football 2019 Recruiting Class  Welcome to 7220

In the fall, Wyoming football coach Craig Bohl said the Cowboys were going to step up their efforts in recruiting players from Texas. And on Wednesday, it was ...



Missouri Sports Hall of Fame inducts 15  Springfield News-Leader

The Missouri Sports Hall of Fame ushered in its Class of 2018 on Sunday night during its enshrinement presented by Killian Construction, inducting a group ...



Texas high school student gets full scholarship to 20 universities  WLS-TV

A viral video shows a Lamar High School student getting accepted to 20 universities.



Jared Lankford: Finally, Bailey can remove the asterisk  Cassville Democrat

For most high school sports teams, the ultimate goal on their preseason list is a state title. Why wouldn't it be? Coaches don't just want to win a few games.



Concern grows as Houston high school students admit to 'Juuling' on campus  KTRK-TV

Touted as the tabacco-free way to smoke, e-cigarettes have amassed a large following.



One shining moment: McKarus returns for final play of Lamar's title game win  Joplin Globe

The final play of Lamar's 37-20 victory over Lafayette County in Friday's MSHSAA Class 2 Show-Me Bowl in Columbia will officially go down as a two-yard loss.



Scouting Report:10 Things to Know About the Missouri State Bears  247Sports

STILLWATER -- Make no mistake about this coming Thursday and the Cowboys football season opener with Missouri State. This game is much more about the ...



Lamar Police Report – June 27  Lamar Ledger

June 27. 1:04 a.m. – Officers were called to the 700 Blk of N. Main St. for suspicious activity. One subject was contacted and transported to the Prowers Medical ...



Teen on trial for parents' murders; sister testifies about other brother: 'He acted like our parents loved us more'  WLS-TV

After emotional testimony from the teen defendant's sister, A.J. Armstrong's legal team rested its case.



Joplin library director resigns to take job at OCC  Joplin Globe

Joplin's library director will be leaving the post in February.



Bobbie Marie Thrall…August 18, 1925 – May 10, 2019  The Prowers Journal

A private family memorial *service* for Lamar resident, Bobbie M. Thrall, will be held at a later date. Per Bobbie's request cremation has taken place and there will ...



Missouri Sports Hall of Fame announces Class of 2018  Houston Herald

The Missouri Sports Hall of Fame ushered in its Class of 2018 on Sunday night during its Enshrinement presented by Killian Construction, inducting a group ...



Elizabeth M. Windows | Obituaries  Indiana Gazette

Elizabeth Mae Windows, 82, of Aultman, passed away Saturday, May 18, 2019, at Indiana Regional Medical Center.



Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10010 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.



East Newton welcomes in new superintendent  Four States Homepage

The East Newton School District has a new leader at the helm.



Blaney returns to Arrowhead as defensive assistant for Titans  Joplin Globe

As a high school student at Lamar, Brandon Blaney and his family had season tickets for the Kansas City Chiefs. Blaney will be at Arrowhead Stadium on ...



Small School, Giant Talent: Start Of A Football Dynasty At Trinity Catholic  CBS St. Louis

SPANISH LAKE, Mo. (KMOX) – Trinity Catholic High School has scored 248 points and allowed only one touchdown through its first five games this season.



Mike Benge…February 21, 1952 – August 10, 2018  The Prowers Journal

A memorial *service* for longtime Lamar resident, Mike Benge will be held at 2:00 PM Friday August 17, 2018 at the Lamar Christian Church with Ian Blacker ...



Sierra LaMar's high school friends share memories after guilty verdict in kidnapping case  KGO-TV

Sierra LaMar's high school friends are now young women in their early twenties, but they can still laugh at the good times and fond memories of cheerleading ...



AJ Armstrong's sister breaks her silence and takes stand  KABC-TV

HOUSTON, Texas -- In what could either hurt or help A.J. Armstrong's bid to clear his name in the double murder of his parents, the teen defendant's sister, Kayra ...



VA Accepting Burial Applications for Pikes Peak National Cemetery  The Prowers Journal

The VA's National Cemetery Scheduling Office (NCSO) in St. Louis, MO begins accepting burial applications for Pikes Peak National Cemetery. COLORADO ...



CLOWN THREATS: Local schools bring in extra security in wake of threats  KTRK-TV

The clown-related threats that's been dominating a certain corner of social media has spread to Houston-area schools. Early Friday, Houston ISD sent out voice ...



Power Five commitment recap: Dec. 8-14  247Sports

The early signing period for college football is coming up next week and some of the most talented prospects in the 2019 recruiting cycle are announcing their ...



Newspaper, Laddonia, Farber, Audrain, Van-Far, Community R-VI, Indians, Trojans, Martinsburg, Prairie, WERDCC, Waters, Sportsmans, Park, Aquatics, Breaking News in Missouri, MO  The Vandalia Leader

When Van-Far coach Blake Logan surprisingly resigned to take a major leap in his professional career with an opportunity at Jefferson City High School, the ...



National Signing Day recap for Houston & Texas colleges  KPRC Click2Houston

HOUSTON - It's the first time that major college football has had two signing periods, thanks to changes to the recruiting calendar. The vast majority of top ...



HISD assistant principal shares inspirational story: From gang life to new role  KTRK-TV

Tristan Love is one of Houston ISD's youngest assistant principals ever. And it's an astonishing accomplishment, considering the 26 year old was once an active ...



New era begins for LCC women’s softball  Lamar Ledger

A new era will begin for Lamar Community College women's softball program. New head coach Kristen Silva will take over the reins this season replacing former ...



Tupac Blackface Worn By High School Student Causes Outrage  HipHopDX

A high school girl wore black face paint and a Tupac shirt to an initiation party.



Students on Globe's Academic Excellence Team honored for intelligence, character, kindness  Joplin Globe

Students named to the 2016-2017 All-Area Academic Excellence Team are (front row, left to right) Nathan Jordan, MIami (Okla.) High School; Sarah Peterson, ...



SLIDESHOW: All-Area Academic Excellence Team 2017 | Gallery  Joplin Globe

The 31st Honor Banquet for the 2017 Joplin Globe All-Area Academic Excellence Team was held at MSSU on Tuesday, May 2. The twenty seniors and their ...



Police Reports  The Prowers Journal

Prowers County Sheriff's Report. 191082 06/22/2019 700 S 9TH ST LAMAR – ASSIST OTHER AGENCY. Comments: Deputies assisted C SP on a traffic stop at ...



Kathy Lynn Birchler…August 18, 1950 – July 12, 2018  The Prowers Journal

A graveside memorial *service* for longtime Bristol resident, Kathy Lynn Birchler will be held at 10:00AM on Saturday, July 21, 2018 at the Bristol Cemetery in ...



awards scholarships for 2017-18 year - Fort Hays State University  FHSU News

Local students are among the winners of general academic scholarships for the 2017-18 academic year from Fort Hays State University.



TRACK AND FIELD: April 26 Region I Championships scoreboard  Odessa American

Saturday, Lubbock. Texas Tech's Fuller Stadium. (Top two finishers in each event automatically qualify for UIL State Championships). GIRLS. Team Totals. 1.



LCC Lady ‘Lopes off to an impressive start  Lamar Ledger

With a new roster of players, new Lamar Community College women's head basketball coach Timm Dixon really didn't know what to expect. So far, things are ...



Army National Combine participants  247Sports

Here is a look at the list of prospects expected to participate in the 2014 U.S. Army National Combine in San Antonio on Friday, Jan. 3.



13 DAYS: The Ultimate Bill Snyder Era Football Season Countdown  247Sports

It's 13 days until a new Kansas State football season kicks off, so GoPowercat takes a look at those who wore No. 13 for Coach Bill Snyder.



MaxPreps/NSCAA High School State Players of the Week for October 17-23, 2016  MaxPreps

MaxPreps News - MaxPreps, the online high school sports leader and The National Soccer Coaches Association of America team up to honor the nation's best.



Distracted driving led to crash that killed 3 teens on spring break, police say  WLS-TV

Difficult day for Bellaire High School students returning from Spring Break -- two students from the school and a third teen are dead after a car crash near Corpus ...



Katherine's top tips for weekend festival parking  KTRK-TV

Whether you head to the Greek Festival, Texas Renaissance Festival or Oktoberfest, Katherine's got you covered.



Alvarez “Al” Jones…October, 23, 1918 – April 14, 2018  The Prowers Journal

Funeral Services for Al Jones will be held at 10:30am Thursday, April 19, 2018 at Horber Funeral Chapel in Las Animas, CO with Pastor Diane Hutson officiating ...



The Hunting Life  417mag

For the families who do it, hunting isn't just a hobby, it's a way of life. Read on for a deeper look into the rich hunting culture that ranks as one of 417-land's most ...



Opa! The Original Greek Festival kicks off in Montrose  KTRK-TV

HOUSTON (KTRK) -- The Original Greek Festival kicks off tonight in Houston's Montrose neighborhood. Event organizers estimate over the next 4 days more ...



Zamarripa to join Jackson in Hall  Brownsville Herald

Considering all that Johnnie Jackson accomplished as a football player in high school, college and the pros, it's no wonder he was elected to the Rio Grande ...



Meet the Globe's 2015 All-Area Academic Excellence Team  Joplin Globe

It's your birthday, born May 5, 1955, died March 6, 2019. We miss you so much, Mother, Phyllis Sister, Leslie. Keatts, Willie. GOLDEN CITY, MO - Willie Dale ...



Houston hosting 2016 AAU Junior Olympics  Texan Live

While athletes from around the world make their way to Rio De Janeiro for the Olympic Games, the Houston area will see the same influx with athletes competing ...



Erika Holt takes baseball diamond by storm | Sports  Paris News

Talented 11-year-old baseball player, Erika Holt, has been named a Woodall all-star multiple times and is an ace pitcher for her travel team, the 11U Texas Cubs ...



Martha Turner steps down from presidency of Martha Turner Sotheby's International Realty  Chron.com

Longtime Houston real estate maven Martha Turner and her business partner Tom Anderson are stepping down from their roles as co-presidents of Martha ...



Weld County Tributes for March 8  Greeley Tribune

Jerre BentleyMay 27, 1947-March 3, 2017Age: 69Residence: EvansJerre Fredric Bentley, 69, of Evans passed away March 3, 2017, at his home after a ...



Youth pastor accused of sexually assaulting young congregant  KTRK-TV

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- A youth pastor is accused of taking a teen from his congregation to a motel and sexually assaulting her, according to court ...



Photo Gallery: New England Patriots when they were in high school  USA TODAY High School Sports

Super Bowl XLIX airs Sunday, February 1, 6:30 PM on NBC. In anticipation of the big game, here is a look at New England Patriots players in their high school ...



Craft Competitions: Ironworker Apprentices Test Their Mettle  Engineering News-Record

Every two years, the International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Reinforcing Ironworkers Union (Ironworkers International) hosts a National ...



Community Spotlight: Braeswood Place offers suburban setting in major city  Houston Chronicle

A collection of seven subdivisions, Braeswood Place is located inside the 610 Loop in close proximity to the Texas Medical Center and downtown. "Kids bike on ...



LCC's Marchant to Host Goat Tying Clinic :  The Prowers Journal

A unique learning opportunity will be coming to Lamar Community College in early April. The LCC rodeo team is sponsoring the goat tying clinic, with their own ...



US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Boys 100m Dash  MileSplit

Check out the nation\'s top 500 outdoor boys returnees in the 100 meter dash among wind legal F.A.T. times.



7 On Your Side helps woman get refund after Payless car rental canceled  KGO-TV

A proposed class action lawsuit with plaintiffs from multiple states some Payless car rental customers were charged for services they said they declined.



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