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2014 Conservation Kids Club kicks off four-part series Saturday

The 2014 Conservation Kids Club continues its “Fantastic Four” meetings Saturday, Nov. 22.

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Robots invade Camdenton High School campus

Students competed in Mid Missouri FIRST® LEGO League Qualifier Saturday

Core values of inspiration, teamwork and Gracious Professionalism® brought masses of students to Camdenton High School Saturday where the 4-H FIRST® LEGO® League (FLL) held its Mid Missouri FIRST® LEGO League Qualifier.

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Eldon FFA Parliamentary Procedure Teams win national awards

The Eldon High School FFA Parliamentary Procedure team was awarded first place in the nation for the National FFA Parliamentary Procedure Career Development Event (CDE) during the 87th National FFA Convention and Expo.

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SFCC students chosen for all-collegiate honor choir

Four State Fair Community College choir students have been chosen to sing in the Missouri Music Educators Association (MMEA) All-Collegiate Honor Choir.

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LCTC Car/Truck/Cycle and Antique Tractor Show winners announced

The Lake Career and Technical Center held its annual Car/Truck/Cycle and Antique Tractor Show Oct. 11 at the educational facility’s parking lot in Camdenton.

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Kickapoo and Willard, Camdenton Speech and Debate opens season

The Camdenton Speech and Debate team opened the season with back-to-back outings.

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Project Healthy Living holds 6th annual Parent/Teen Expo

Project Healthy Living sponsored its 6th annual Parent/Teen Info/Expos Oct. 3 at the School of the Osage football game against Eldon and Oct. 10 at the Camdenton football game against Joplin.

Columbia College-Jefferson City to offer in-seat MBA classes starting in January

Columbia College-Jefferson City is pleased to announce the launch of a new, in-seat master’s of business administration (MBA) degree program. The new program will be offered starting in the January session, which begins Jan. 12, 2015.

Honor a leader, nominations now accepted for Camdenton’s Hall of Leaders

Camdenton R-III School District Education Foundation inducts into its Hall of Leaders deserving individuals who have excelled in their field of expertise and made significant contributions to their communities.

Writers’ Guild's first Halloween Writing Contest deadline is Friday

The Lake of the Ozarks Writers’ Guild invites all Lake Area high school students to enter its first Halloween Writing Contest 2014.

Camdenton police investigate former Camdenton R-3 School District employee for embezzlement

The Camdenton Police Department has identified a former Camdenton R-3 School District worker, who is being investigated for embezzlement, as a “food service employee.”

Newcomers/Longtimers ask the community to show ‘Respect for Our Flag’

Newcomers/Longtimers is partnering with the Lake Ozark Marine Corps League Detachment to help encourage patriotism and respect for our country’s flag in the Lake Area students.

Run! Zombies are coming to the first-ever Night Glow Costume Crawl

Zombies will invade the first-ever Night Glow Costume Crawl Saturday at the Bob Shore Football Stadium on the Camdenton School Campus.

Camdenton R-3 board continues attendance boundary discussion

The Camdenton R-3 Board of Education continues to discuss whether to adjust the district’s attendance boundary lines for Osage Beach Elementary (OBE) and Hurricane Deck Elementary (HDE) for the 2015-16 school year.

Our Lake Today celebrates ‘Living the American Dream’

Osage students share unique essays on what it means to be American from its symbols' perspective

The stories in this edition were inspired by the words “America” and “dream.” One cannot think about our national anthem without thinking about our American symbols and the strong sense of pride Americans feel when reflecting on their history and relevance.