The Lake Today Education


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Setting Children Up For Success: Laying foundation for a child's development

Third in series highlights Scott Wynne’s social growth through the CLC’s early education and care center

n the third of this series, learn about Scott Wynne, featured on the calendar’s cover, his family and how early education and care through CLC continues to help prepare him for kindergarten next fall.

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Newcomers/Longtimers awards annual scholarships

Every year Newcomers/Longtimers awards scholarships to Lake Area students. This year’s scholarships were awarded to Jessica Stockton and Tonya Briggs, both working on a degree in education, and Amber Corona, who is seeking a degree in business administration at Columbia College.

Enrollment for January 2015 session open at Columbia College–Lake of the Ozarks

Enrollment for the January 2015 session at Columbia College-Lake of the Ozarks is now open.

The Laker Theatre Company warms the holiday season with ‘White Christmas’

Following its wildly successful Christmas production from two years ago, “A Christmas Carol,” The Laker Theatre Co. provides another festive holiday event full of songs, dances and nostalgia with “White Christmas” from Dec. 19-21 at the RC Worthan Auditorium at Camdenton High School.

Awarded sidewalk grant put into action for Eldon

Eldon Middle School will soon have a safer route for their students to travel due to a grant providing monies for new sidewalks.

Charges filed against previous Camdenton R-3 employee

Cassandra Ann Franklin, of Linn Creek, has been charged with a class B felony of stealing.

Columbia College recognized as a top military-friendly institution

Columbia College was recently named to Military Times’ “Best for Vets: Colleges 2015” list.

Missouri 4-H Foundation announces $250,000 matching gift challenge to support 4-H Youth Futures

The Missouri 4-H Foundation board of trustees has announced a $250,000 matching gift challenge to support 4-H Youth Futures: College Within Reach, a successful long-term mentoring program that prepares underserved youths to succeed in college.

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.