David Lawrence Cameron 1926 - 2014

David Lawrence Cameron, age 88 of Amoret, Missouri died Sunday, November 23, 2014 in Amoret. He was born October 8, 1926 to Lily Boyd and Nina Opal Lawrence Cameron in LaCygne, Kansas.

David’s wishes were to be cremated. No public services at this time.

Homer LeRoy Jones 1923 - 2014

Homer LeRoy Jones, age 91 of Butler, Missouri passed from this life on the Lord’s Day, Sunday, November 23, 2014 at his home in Butler with his family by his side. He was born August 7, 1923 to Roy Chatman and Carrie Ethel Palm Jones in Ballard, Missouri.

Funeral services were held Wednesday, November 26, 2014 at Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel in Butler, Missouri with Ron Calzone and Brian Pauley officiating. Burial in Oak Hill Cemetery, Butler, Missouri. Contributions to Heartland Hospice Memorial Fund.

Edwin Murray Lane Nelson 1950 - 2014

Edwin Murray Lane Nelson, age 64 of Nevada, Missouri passed away Friday, November 14, 2014 in Nevada. Ed was born August 16, 1950 to Ed Nelson and Frankie Jean Holland in Butler, Missouri.

Graveside services were Thursday, November 20, 2014 at Oak Hill Cemetery in Butler, Missouri with Brother Bill Perkey officiating.

Welcome to Adrian, Heritage Tractor!



On the west side of I-49 just north of Adrian in Bates County sits a new, 63,000 square foot building on 20 acres. Heritage Tractor, a John Deere dealer, has opened for business in this impressive facility.

Last Friday nearly 100 people attended a ribbon cutting ceremony to honor the newest business in the area. Dale VanSlyke, Location Vice President, offered appreciation to contractors, the City of Adrian, Bates County officials and Heritage/John Deere employees in making this possible in Adrian.

A.C.T. presents “It’s a Wonderful Life”


Under the direction of Adrian High School senior and first time director Hayley Underwood, the Adrian Community Theatre (A.C.T.) actors and actresses filled the hearts of the audience last weekend in the production of “It’s a Wonderful Life” by James W. Rodgers. From the opening scene that introduced George Bailey and Clarence Odbody, portrayed by Aidan Stump and Dusty Ferrell, the audience was held captive by a famous storyline that was told so well by local talent.

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