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Sunday, Apr. 19, 2015
News in brief
News in brief (04/18/15)
The grand opening of the Monett Community Garden has been moved to 10 a.m. on April 25. The garden will be located south of the Monett Community Church. The Southern Missouri Beekeepers of Monett will meet at 7 p.m., Tuesday, April 21, at First United Methodist Church, 1600 N. Central in Monett. Those interested in beekeeping or wanting to learn more are invited to attend. For more information, call John Schmidt at 235-7726...
Mt. Vernon woman injured in Saturday wreck (04/18/15)
A Mt. Vernon woman was injured Saturday morning in a wreck on Highway 174, two miles west of Republic. According to a...
Aurora businessman plans to sue Pierce City (04/18/15)
Aldermen at Pierce City have tossed a hot potato to the city's planning and zoning committee that may end up seeing the...
Monday starts Walk to School Week (04/18/15)
The second annual Walk to School Week, a project of the Monett Healthy Schools/Health Communities initiative, will...
Monett students learn fine art of shooting (04/18/15)
Students from Monett High School's team sports and lifetime activities class traveled to the Monett Sportsmen's...
Former Monettan to speak at Drury celebration (04/18/15)
Curtis Dinan, Monett High School Class of 1985, will be the featured speaker at noon on Monday at the Breech School of...
Cubs out-Witt Mountaineers (04/18/15)
As the Cubs baseball players broke from their postgame huddle, they in unison all said the same word -- family. Monett...
Monett man Boston bound (04/18/15)
What started out as a simple invitation grew into a hobby and now an obsession for one Monettan. Micah Miller, a 2010...
Pierce City track sharing athletes (04/17/15)
With the seasonal move of the softball season from the fall to the spring, the Pierce City track team has been stuck...
Monett sizing up competition (04/17/15)
A seventh-place finish at a tough Nixa Relay on Tuesday has left the Monett track team and Coach Tyler Rickard feeling...
Cubs baseball hosts nemesis Mountaineers on Thursday (04/15/15)
Although it is only the second conference game of the season for Monett, in terms of positioning for the Big 8 title...
Back in the Good Old Days April 5-11 (04/13/15)
EIGHTY YEARS AGO April 5-11, 1935 E.L. Patton, of Harrison, Ark., will open this week in F.C. Callaway's store building at 415 E. Broadway. Mr. Patton carries a full line of Peters shoes exclusively and will have a shoe repair shop. Old-timers were wondering on April 10 what former Ozarkian's field was settling in a blanket of dust over Monett. ...
Back in the Good Old Days for March 29-April 4 (03/31/15)
EIGHTY YEARS AGO March 29-April 4, 1935 L.S. Lewis of Rolla has leased the Gillioz Theatre in Monett. Mr. Lewis has theatres in Rolla, St. James, Sullivan and Lebanon. Through connection with one of the strongest chains in central Missouri, Monett is assured the big pictures. No particular change in policy will be made. J.C. Stephenson will continue as manager...