Camdenton News


Camdenton and Eldon DECA students advance to state

Twelve Camdenton R-3 High School and six Eldon High School DECA students are advancing to the DECA State Leadership Conference in March after qualifying during the District Leadership Conference in Jefferson City on Feb. 12.

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Camdenton R-3 high school student to job shadow fire department

Jonathan Upp, a student at Camdenton High School who also participates in Chris Edgar’s Law Enforcement Class at the Career and Technical School (LCTC) was recently awarded the chance to job shadow the Sunrise Beach Fire Department.

Young-reader author visits Camdenton R-3 District

The Camdenton R-3 School District and the R-3 Afterschool Services Department brings young-reader author to speak and visit classrooms.

Student-designed Holocaust Museum on display

A first-ever student-designed Holocaust Museum with original student artwork, writing, and interactive presentations will be on display for the public March 9-11 in the Camdenton High School Library.

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Lady Lakers lose to Lebanon

In their last game of the regular season, the Lady Lakers played a rare Wednesday game after an ice storm postponed their Feb. 16 road matchup against Lebanon.

Dogwood Garden Club preps for plant sale, welcomes new members

The Dogwood Garden Club is hosting a potting party Wednesday, March 11 at a private residence in anticipation of its annual plant sale in April.

Camden County Sheriff’s Office continues investigation into fight in Montreal

Two individuals suffered injuries during a late night fight Feb. 26 in Montreal.

Former Pride of the Lake Band members asked to join in first alumni band

The current staff of the Pride of the Lake Band invites former band members to join in its first all-alumni band.

Spend an evening with contemporary Christian musician John Angotti March 24 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church

St. Anthony Catholic Church invites the Lake Area community to an evening of contemporary Christian music featuring Christian music artist John Angotti, 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesday, March 24 at the church.

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CHS FBLA Members participate in District Leadership Conference

Members of the Camdenton High School Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) Chapter 69780 attended the 2015 District 11 FBLA Leadership Conference Feb. 12 at Fort Leonard Wood.

Human trafficking workshop, ‘Introduction to Slavery in Missouri Today’ set for Feb. 26

“Introduction to Slavery in Missouri Today,” a free human trafficking workshop, is scheduled from 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 26 at St. George Episcopal Church, located at 423 North Business Rt. 5 in Camdenton.

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UPDATE: CHS Courtwamring game, dance have been cancelled for Feb. 20

The game and dance have been rescheduled for Feb. 26

The Camdenton R-3 School District has cancelled the Courtwarming game and dance this evening Feb. 20 and rescheduled for Feb. 26. The school will still have the Spirit Assembly today.

Camdenton R-3 approves 2015-2016 school calendar

The Camdenton R-3 Board of Education has approved the 2015-2016 school calendar, making some changes in the number the number of half-day and full-day releases.

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New ADA accessible fishing dock installed at Ha Ha Tonka

New fishing dock and improvements to ADA accessible trails are among ongoing improvements at Ha Ha Tonka State Park.A new wheelchair accessible fishing dock recently opened for public use along the shoreline in front of the parking lot near the Ha Ha Tonka State Park spring trail.

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Governor says Camdenton schools among the best in the state

During an appearance at Oak Ridge Intermediate school in Camdenton last week, Nixon praised teachers and students for their participation in the Project Lead the Way.