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News Headlines
LawCo sheriff may have to lay off 4 employees (01/21/17)
Lawrence County Sheriff Brad DeLay said due to the cuts in the county's approved budget for his office an the jail,...
Ambulance board stands firm on raises (01/21/17)
After approving 25 percent raises for ambulance staff in December, members of the Barry-Lawrence Ambulance District...
Gillioz Theater glories recalled for historical society (01/21/17)
Mary Holmes looked at lobby cards and posters Mark Henderson from the Gillioz Theater trash as an employee.
Monett Guardsmen prepare for deployment (01/21/17)
National Guard soldiers from Monett will be among Guardsmen recognized in a departure ceremony in Kansas City today...
Verona High School plans homecoming (01/21/17)
Verona High School will celebrate homecoming on Friday, as the Wildcats take on the Billings in basketball action....
Room service introduced at Cox Monett Hospital (01/21/17)
For the past four months, Cox Monett Hospital has offered room service to its patients, and an overhauling of the food...
Loaves and Fishes reports decrease in meals for 2016 (01/21/17)
A relatively small drop in delivered meals and an increase in costs described operations for the Loaves and Fishes hot...
Sports Headlines
Purdy bench supported by Propps (01/21/17)
The Sarcoxie Tournament championship is on the line tonight, as Purdy and Billings clash in the championship tilt at...
Purdy girls vie for title (01/21/17)
The Purdy girls basketball team (13-1) advanced to the championship of the Marionville Lady Comet Classic championship...
Cubs wrestle with tough week after facing rival team (01/21/17)
Four more duals await the Monett wrestling team, beginning Wednesday, as the team makes its preparations for multiple...
Wildcats sharpen defensive edge (01/20/17)
With a makeup game slated for Saturday at McAuley Catholic, the Wildcats hoops team at Verona believes it has found the...
Eagles move right in Southeast tourney (01/20/17)
The Eagles of Pierce City rallied past Columbus (Kan.), 58-40, to advance to the semifinal round tonight in the Lancer...
State news
Videos
News in brief
News in brief (01/21/17)
St. John's Lutheran Church-Stones Prairie will host its annual chili supper at 6 p.m. today at the church, located on Farm Road 1057 northwest of Purdy. The menu will include homemade chili, potato soup and homemade dessert. Donations for the meal will go toward constructing a new pavilion for the picnic grounds. For additional information, people may call 417-442-3836...
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Local Features
Ladies Aid to fund baptismal books (01/21/17)
The Dorcas Ladies Aid of Trinity Lutheran Church hosted its January meeting in the Fellowship Hall of the school, located in Freistatt. Doris Meyer, president, called the meeting to order, welcoming 10 members. Betty Sawyer gave the worship, based on the cross, how Christ died and was resurrected. She also explained the symbolic meaning of the LCMS cross. The color has been changed from burgundy to blue...
5 generations of Lawrence family gather in Aurora (01/21/17)
Five generations of a local family gathered for Christmas at the home of Sue Lawrence in Aurora.
Davis couple to celebrate 60 years of marriage (01/21/17)
Jerry Davis and Mary (Bell) Davis of Monett will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Jan. 25.
Purdy students excel in Ozark Hispanic Study League (01/21/17)
Eight Purdy R-2 School District students recently competed in the Ozark Hispanic Study League (OHSL). Competitions were held at Central High School, Bolivar High School, Summit High School and Greenwood High School. The Purdy team placed third overall in both the Central and Bolivar Tournaments...
Saunders received Drury Distinguished Staff Award (01/21/17)
Drury University has recognized Ann Saunders, director of the Monett campus, with the 2016 Distinguished Staff Award. Saunders, director of the Southwest Region within the College of Continuing Professional Studies (CCPS). was singled out for her dedication to the mission of Drury and CCPS and for her tireless efforts to bolster that mission at Drury's Monett campus...
Honor roll for Purdy Elementary announced (01/21/17)
Third and fourth grade students have been named to the second quarter honor roll at Purdy Elementary School. Principal Janet Boys recognized the following students. Third Grade "A" honor roll: Daniel Barrientos, Owen Gibson, Jenna Adams, Zeanndrea Brown, Easten Goetz, Jazmin Howarth, Ellysa Kettner, Kate Ozbun, Aldo Perez, Randy Rueda, JJ Aguilar, Anjelina Barrientos, Elijah Bowers, Gracelyne Logan, Chance Parsons, Courtney Patterson, Daniel Salas, Frankie Salas, Simon Walker, Shayla Whittington and Rose Wilson.. ...
Local students named to college dean's lists (01/21/17)
Four local college students have been named for dean's lists for outstanding academic achievement. At the State Technical College of Missouri at Linn, named to the Dean's List were Brian Hartman of Monett, Colter Sexton of Mt. Vernon, and Blane Schnake of Stotts City. State Tech is a two-year technical college specializing in training for business and industry...
School News
Purdy students excel in Ozark Hispanic Study League (01/21/17)
Eight Purdy R-2 School District students recently competed in the Ozark Hispanic Study League (OHSL). Competitions were...
Saunders received Drury Distinguished Staff Award (01/21/17)
Drury University has recognized Ann Saunders, director of the Monett campus, with the 2016 Distinguished Staff Award....
Honor roll for Purdy Elementary announced (01/21/17)
Third and fourth grade students have been named to the second quarter honor roll at Purdy Elementary School. Principal...
Local students named to college dean's lists (01/21/17)
Four local college students have been named for dean's lists for outstanding academic achievement. At the State...
Elementary Students of the Week named (01/21/17)
Officials at Monett Elementary School have chosen students demonstrating the characteristics of being hardworking as...
Elementary Students of the Week named (01/17/17)
Officials at Monett Elementary School have chosen students demonstrating the characteristics of being hardworking.
Wheaton announces December Students of Month (01/14/17)
The Wheaton school district announced its December Students of the Month.
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