Halloween Happenings at the Lake

From haunted hayrides to costume contests, the Lake is full of spooky surprises for the whole family

With more than 25 different local events to choose from, Lake residents and visitors can celebrate Halloween in a variety of ways and throughout the weeks surrounding it.

October 24, 2014



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Missouri high school football for Oct. 24, 2014

Reporting high school football scores from around Missouri for Friday, Oct. 24, 2014.

Versailles facing a tough task

Against California in football district opener

Tonight, Versailles (1-8) will travel to California (9-0) for what figures to be their last game of the 2014 season.

Camdenton waiting to play its postseason opener

Gets a bye in first round of Class 5 playoffs

After finishing the season with a 7-2 record with a win against the Glendale Falcons, the Camdenton Lakers transition into the postseason at the top of Class 5 District 4, earning themselves a first-round bye and home-field advantage throughout districts.

Osage hunting for district football title

Starting tonight

Although the School of the Osage Indians finished the regular season with a 7-2 record, they only finished with the No. 3 seed in the Class 3 District 3 tournament.

Eldon to begin bid for third straight district title

in football tonight

The Eldon Mustangs have won two consecutive district titles. If they want to make it three in a row, the Mustangs will have to do it as a No. 6 seed.

One hurt in single-car wreck

A Versailles woman was injured in a one-car accident at 4:05 p.m. Wednesday on Route WW at Seals Road in Morgan County.

This Week in the SEC for Oct. 25, 2014

Here's a preview of SEC football games scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014.

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Deborah Buscher chosen as new Lake West Chamber executive director

The Board of Directors of the Lake West Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed Deborah Buscher into the chamber family as its executive director.

Work to close Route OO in Miller, Morgan counties

Weather permitting, crews with the Missouri Department of Transportation will replace a culvert pipe along Route OO in Miller and Morgan counties on Monday, Oct. 27.

Osage wins convincingly over Hallsville

Indians end season with 7-2 record, tie for second place in Tri-County Conference

The Osage Indians travelled to Hallsville Friday night and won 38-20 against the then 7-1 Indians team to get one-third of a slice of second place conference pie with Hallsville and Blair Oaks.

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Athlete of the Week: Taylor Hayes

Aside from perhaps Eldon's Sara Rhine, no single athlete from the Lake Area has dominated their respective sport in the last four years like School of the Osage's Taylor Hayes.

Camdenton heads into district playoffs with home-field advantage, improved record

The Camdenton Lakers ended their season at 7-2 Friday and accomplished three things in doing so. First, they finished with a better record than they did last season.

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Osage, Eldon both compete in Tri-County Conference last week in Eldon

The Tri-County Conference held its annual cross country meet Thursday, Oct. 17 at Eldon Middle School.

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Eldon falls just short of Southern Boone Eagles Friday

Mustangs to face Fulton Friday as football district playoffs get underway

In their last game of the regular season, the Eldon Mustangs fell just short on the road to the Southern Boone Eagles in a game filled with turnovers and small, but costly, mistakes. The Eagles managed to stifle a late rally by the Mustangs to win the game 19-14.