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Santa visits Lebanon

LCR photos/Christy Dieman Above, a little girl runs back to the sidewalk with handfuls of candy. Santa Claus waves at the crowd. See Wednesday's LCR for more pics from the parade.

County reports 72 new positive cases Monday

The Laclede County Health Department reported 72 new cases of COVID-19 in the county on Monday. The Health Department says Laclede County has now seen a total of 1,860 cases to date, with 485 …

Ray: Council will one day say sorry

Ward 3 Councilman Josh Ray, says some of his council colleagues may one day apologize for their role in his exit as mayor three years ago. Ray made the comments at Monday night’s City Council …

Wall of Honor inductee dies at 98

Former president of Detroit Tool, Dallas Vernon Jr. died Sunday evening. He was 98. Vernon was born March 20, 1922, in the Vernon Homestead, 12 miles northwest of Lebanon, to Dallas and Beulah …

Murder evidence sent to Highway Patrol

Physical evidence in a Laclede County murder investigation has been sent to the Missouri State Highway Patrol Lab for analysis. The Laclede County Sheriff’s Office and Missouri Highway Patrol …

Council approves police, fire department purchases

The Lebanon City Council approved purchasing equipment for the police and fire departments, including a fire engine, at Monday night’s meeting. Fire Chief Sam Schneider said the city’s 2021 …
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Dorothy Anne Shoemaker, 78, of Lebanon, died Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020, in Springfield. She was born July 2, 1942, in Phillipsburg, …
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Dorothy Jean Davis, 87, of Buffalo, died Monday, Nov. 23, 2020, in the Colonial Springs Health Care Facility in Buffalo. Graveside …
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Dorothy Ann Lee, 83, of Fordland, died Monday afternoon, Nov. 23, 2020, in Mercy Hospital Springfield. Arrangements for Dorothy Ann …
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Adam Vincent Loney, 66, of Waynesville, died Friday, Nov. 20, 2020, in his home. He is survived by his wife Donna of the home; two …
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Mary “Pauline’’ Lewis, 89, of Lebanon, died Tuesday morning, Nov. 24, 2020, at Lebanon South Nursing and Rehab in …
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