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Thursday, May 21 2015
Notice is hereby given that the Barton County Commission will hold a meeting on the 26th day of May, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. in the office of the County Commission, Barton County, Missouri. The tentative agenda of this meeting will include the following open topics and any other matter that comes before the County Commission. COUNTY BUSINESS: Discuss correspondence received by Commission since last ...read more
Categories: Commission Meeting Agendas
Wednesday, May 20 2015
Upcoming blood drive with CBCO Code yellow alert issued for O negative, A negative and AB negative blood types May 20, 2015 - Community Blood Center of the Ozarks (CBCO) has issued a CODE YELLOW ALERT for O NEGATIVE, A NEGATIVE AND AB NEGATIVE BLOOD TYPES. There is currently less than a two-day supply of these blood types available for area patients. Donors are urged to give this week at an area ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, May 20 2015
Make plans to be a part of the Liberal City Wide Rummage Sale June 6th Sponsored by the Liberal PTO and Liberal Area Civic Group Vendor space available for rent in the elementary gym. Contact Beth for details 417-843-5356 To be listed on flier ($5 donation) contact Mary 417-843-3453 Deadline: May 27th
Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, May 20 2015
Crowder College faculty members are directing a faculty showcase in theatre, May 27-29, 7:30pm nightly in the Elsie Plaster Community Center on the Neosho campus. Tickets will be $4 for general admission; $2 for children under age 12. The entire show will run approximately 2 hours. There will be three show, each being directed by a faculty member as follows: “Totally Red” (Target ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
Wednesday, May 20 2015
In celebration of our 20th Anniversary, we are going to host a clinic, have a contest, and run a Farrier's International Testing System, (FITS) Exam. It will be a great time for any Farrier that is interested in becoming better at serving horses of the world. MAY 28th: This day will be devoted to clinics of farriery. Right now I'm hoping that each FITS country will have examiners that ...read more
Categories: Agriculture, Education, Press Release
Wednesday, May 20 2015
The region’s largest hiring and resource event, known as Job Fest, is held the last Tuesday each January. Job Fest is taking to the streets May 26-29, 2015 with a hybrid known as Drive Through Job Fest. Drive Through Job Fest is hitting 8 cities in ONLY 4 days! CONFIRMED TOUR DATES FOR SUMMER 2015 May 26th 9am to 11am in Joplin American Job Center at 730 S. Wall May 26th 1 to 3 pm in Carl ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Press Release
Tuesday, May 19 2015
Through the week this will be edited to add other notices of death that we receive here at the office. These notices are sent to us by the local funeral homes and also appear on Suddenlink Cable's Channel 3. ____________________________________________ Lori James (age: 55) - Private Funeral Service at Daniel Funeral Home
Categories: Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, May 18 2015
May 11, 2015 7th Day April Term NOW ON THIS DAY THE COUNTY COMMISSION met pursuant to law in the Courthouse in the City of Lamar, MO. Dennis Wilson moved to accept the minutes of the May 4, 2015 meeting as read. Jeff Tucker seconded and all agreed. Approved May Expenditures Approved Monthly Reports – Collector and Prosecuting Attorney Approved time sheets to be paid on Wednesday, May 13, ...read more
Categories: Commission Meeting Minutes
Thursday, May 14 2015
Categories: Agriculture, Press Release
Thursday, May 14 2015
Beginning May 1, a valuable advertising option will be available at Lamar Country Club, offering both local and regional exposure. As you know, the many tournaments, LHS cross country and golf meets as well as other social events attract visitors from not only Barton County but also a broad cross section of southwest Missouri. The Country Club is offering several outstanding opportunities to put ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release
Thursday, May 14 2015
Liberal Fall Festival Giant Pumpkin Contest: A giant pumpkin contest will be held in conjunction with the Liberal Prairie Days festival September 19. Entries must be delivered to the weighing area (at the agriculture exhibits) no later than 2 p.m. on the day of the festival. Prizes include: Adult first place $75, second place $50, third place $25. The kids division will offer prizes of $50 for ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, May 14 2015
Notice is hereby given that the Barton County Commission will hold a meeting on the 18th day of May, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. in the office of the County Commission, Barton County, Missouri. The tentative agenda of this meeting will include the following open topics and any other matter that comes before the County Commission. COUNTY BUSINESS: Discuss correspondence received by Commission since last ...read more
Categories: Commission Meeting Agendas
Wednesday, May 13 2015
ST. LOUIS and Southwest Missouri Region (May 12, 2015) – Missouri small business owners are feeling better about the economy this year. Fewer say we’re still in a recession nationally and they’re more likely than in past years to describe state-level business conditions as favorable. Although healthcare and competition from larger businesses are growing concerns, economic ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, May 12 2015
May 4, 2015 5th Day April Term NOW ON THIS DAY THE COUNTY COMMISSION met pursuant to law in the Courthouse in the City of Lamar, MO. Dennis Wilson moved to accept the minutes of the April 27, 2015 meeting as read. Jeff Tucker seconded and all agreed. Approved May Expenditures Approved Monthly Reports – Circuit Clerk, Public Administrator and Recorder of Deeds County Commission met with ...read more
Categories: Commission Meeting Minutes
Tuesday, May 12 2015
Be sure to come by the hospital to take part in the Books are Fun Book & Gift Fair!
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, Press Release
Monday, May 11 2015
April 27, 2015 4th Day April Term NOW ON THIS DAY THE COUNTY COMMISSION met pursuant to law in the Courthouse in the City of Lamar, MO. Dennis Wilson moved to accept the minutes of the April 27, 2015 meeting as read. Jeff Tucker seconded and all agreed. Approved April Expenditures A discussion was held with Collector/Treasurer Barba Parrish concerning Certificate of Purchase’s that were ...read more
Categories: Commission Meeting Minutes
Friday, May 08 2015
Notice is hereby given that the Barton County Commission will hold a meeting on the 11th day of May, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. in the office of the County Commission, Barton County, Missouri. The tentative agenda of this meeting will include the following open topics and any other matter that comes before the County Commission. COUNTY BUSINESS: Discuss correspondence received by Commission since last ...read more
Categories: Commission Meeting Agendas
Monday, May 04 2015
April 20, 2015 3rd Day April Term NOW ON THIS DAY THE COUNTY COMMISSION met pursuant to law in the Courthouse in the City of Lamar, MO. Jeff Tucker moved to accept the minutes of the April 13, 2015 meeting as read. Dennis Wilson seconded and all agreed. Approved April Expenditures Approved April Payroll Commission met with Barb Parrish, Collector Treasurer, and discussed the rate of pay for ...read more
Categories: Commission Meeting Minutes
Monday, May 04 2015
AGENDA NOTICE OF OPEN MEETING And VOTE TO CLOSE PART OF MEETING Notice is hereby given that the Barton County Commission will hold a meeting on the 4th day of May, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. in the office of the County Commission, Barton County, Missouri. The tentative agenda of this meeting will include the following open topics and any other matter that comes before the County Commission. COUNTY ...read more
Categories: Commission Meeting Agendas
Friday, May 01 2015
Trio's Pizza, a member of the Barton County Chamber of Commerce, celebrated it's relaunch under new ownership on April 30th 2015. It was a beautiful sunny spring day which drew a crowd so large that seating was at a premium in the restaurant located on the west side of Lamar's historic Constitution Square. Guests enjoyed a $5 lunch buffet that included salad bar, a variety of house ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Friday, April 24 2015
AGENDA NOTICE OF OPEN MEETING And VOTE TO CLOSE PART OF MEETING Notice is hereby given that the Barton County Commission will hold a meeting on the 27th day of April, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. in the office of the County Commission, Barton County, Missouri. The tentative agenda of this meeting will include the following open topics and any other matter that comes before the County Commission. COUNTY ...read more
Categories: Commission Meeting Agendas
Thursday, April 09 2015
AGENDA NOTICE OF OPEN MEETING And VOTE TO CLOSE PART OF MEETING Notice is hereby given that the Barton County Commission will hold a meeting on the 13th day of April, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. in the office of the County Commission, Barton County, Missouri. The tentative agenda of this meeting will include the following open topics and any other matter that comes before the County Commission. COUNTY ...read more
Categories: Commission Meeting Agendas