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Saturday, Apr. 30, 2016
LawCo sheriff details 42-hour manhunt (04/29/16)
It all started at mile marker 53 on Interstate 44 early Monday morning. About 42 hours later, Lawrence County Sheriff...
Heavy storms cause minor damage locally (04/29/16)
A line of heavy storms moved through the Barry County area Tuesday night into early Wednesday morning, causing some...
Church hosts 3 days of events (04/29/16)
The Church of the Nazarene in Monett will celebrate its 75th anniversary with special activities this weekend. Events...
Governor candidate John Brunner to visit Monett Saturday (04/29/16)
John Brunner, Republican candidate for Missouri governor, will be in Monett on Saturday for the Seventh District...
Loving books promoted at Book Fair (04/29/16)
The Spring Book Fair at Monett Elementary School runs through 4 p.m. today in the school library.
Cubs rally past Cassville, 8-6 (04/29/16)
The Monett baseball team rallied from a 6-3 deficit with a five-run sixth inning to top Cassville on Thursday, 8-6....
Cubs lifted after home meet (04/29/16)
The Monett boys track and field team took fourth place at its home meet on Tuesday. Placing in 12 of the 18 events was...
Young track team maturing (04/29/16)
The Monett girls track team heads into Thursday's Big 8 Conference meet on the heels of a fifth-place finish at the...
Diamond Eagles down Southwest (04/29/16)
James Huglett went 4-for-5 at the plate, drove in two runs and scored four times as Purdy defeated rival Southwest,...
Purdy downs Pierce City, 8-3 (04/29/16)
The Purdy softball team improved to 22-2 on the season with an 8-3 win over Pierce City on Wednesday. Zoe Brown went...
Monett student honorable mention in Draw Pierce City (04/23/16)
Maddy Lee, a ninth-grade art student at Monett Middle School, received an honorable mention for her rendering of a historical Monett postcard in the student exhibit at the Missouri Art Education Association Spring 2016 Conference in St. Louis.
Burnside piano students compete at piano fest (04/23/16)
Twenty-two piano students of Ruth Burnside participated in the Piano 88's Music Festival on April 10, held at Countryside Christian Church in Monett. Haley Mullins judged each student, selecting an outstanding performance in each category as well as rating each rendition...
News in brief
News in Brief (04/29/16)
The Verona City Council will meet in special session at 7 p.m. on May 4 to discuss a railroad quiet zone with a representative of the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad. The meeting will be held at Verona City Hall. Crowder College will host its inaugural Roughrider Car Show from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on April 30 on the Crowder campus in Neosho. Proceeds from the show will benefit the Crowder College Foundation...