Camdenton News


Two women injured as car rolls over

Two Linn Creek women were hurt on Thursday evening when the car they occupied crashed in Camden County.

Camdenton plans for salary raises; construction skews budget numbers

The Camdenton R-3 Board of Education approved a $75.4 million budget for the 2014-2015 school year last Friday that allots for salary increases and various capital projects.

Sites in 3 Lake Area school districts offer free summer meals

With summer school underway, area students can continue getting the education and the food they need.

3 Lake Area schools honored for positive behavior support practices

Three Lake Area schools earned honors from the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) for excellence in implementing effective positive behavior support for students.

Lake Area sales tax revenues level after May surge

Sales tax receipts in Lake Area cities have evened out after huge increases last month, with year-to-date totals on pace with last year’s.

High percentage of school buses pass MSHP inspection

The Missouri State Highway Patrol Troop F’s annual inspection of Mid-Missouri school buses scores most Lake Area buses as safe.

Columbia man pleads guilty to charges in fatal drunk driving case

A Columbia man with two previous driving while intoxicated convictions pled guilty to second-degree murder and four other crimes for his was involvement in a fatal wrong-way wreck on U.S. 54 in March 2013 in Cole County.

Eldon man gets life in the killing of a Versailles couple in 2013

An Eldon man has been sentenced to life in prison after pleading guilty to charges in connection with the Feb. 4, 2013 deaths of Carol and Freddie Wilson south of Versailles.

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New STEM program offers teens building blocks to success

Teens in the Camdenton area have a new opportunity to practice their math and science skills, and it’s not at school.

Camdenton encourages residents to participate in cleanup days

The City of Camdenton’s 18th Annual Cleanup Days is scheduled for next week, Monday through June 13.

2 men arrested after entering unoccupied home

Two 18-year-olds from outside the area were arrested and taken to the Camden County Jail after they entered a Camdenton home.

Elderly Springfield man found safe after being reported missing

Alva S. Wray has been found and is safe. The Springfield Police Department has canceled the Endangered SILVER Advisory issued earlier for him.

Kiwanis Club of Camdenton announces Annual Pancake Breakfast March 22

The Kiwanis Club of Camdenton's Annual Pancake Breakfast will take place from 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday, March 22 at the Camdenton United Methodist Church on West U.S. 54.

Last span of Hurricane Deck Bridge to come down Thursday

The third and final span of the old Hurricane Deck Bridge at the Lake of the Ozarks is set to come down at 9 a.m. on Thursday.

Camdenton man reported missing

59-year-old reported missing after not returning from the store, according to Camden County Sheriff's Office

The Camden County Sheriff's Office is currently looking for a 59-year-old Camdenton man who reportedly went missing on Sunday.