What an amazing turnout there was for the parade! Though it was very hot and humid there was a lot that attended and took part in the parade and had an amazing time on the square.

Patricia Pike, District 125 State Representative, held her annual breakfast at the Bates County Fair Grounds and welcomed many visitors.

The Bates County Cattlemen and Cattlewomen are proud to announce the recipients of scholarships


Memorial services for Gwendolyn Jean Malone, July 8, 2019 at Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel (660- 679-6555) in Butler, Missouri. Inurnment will follow in Benjamin Cemetery, Amoret, Missouri.

Anna Mary Taylor, age 96 of Butler, Missouri died Saturday, June 22, 2019 at Butler Center in Butler. She was born November 25, 1922 to William Harvey and Julia Anna Jenne Petty in Butler.

Buford Cecil Orear, age 85 of Hume, Missouri died Saturday, June 15, 2019 at St. Luke’s East in Lee’s Summit, Missouri.

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