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Rare, unseen artifacts bolster Monett Museum collection (11/27/15)
The generosity of an Ohio couple has enriched Monett history with artifacts not seen since the town's early days. On a...
Pierce City schools' upgrades nearly completed (11/27/15)
Lighting improvements at Pierce City School District have nearly been completed, and the district will soon receive...
Verona Planning and Zoning Commission vacancies filled (11/27/15)
New members have been named to fill vacancies on the Verona Planning and Zoning Commission. Mayor Willis Hutson asked...
Monett faculty to train on professional development (11/27/15)
Classes will be out on Monday, Nov. 30 in the Monett school district for faculty to engage in professional development...
Structural steel placed for new EFCO addition (11/27/15)
The first structural steel to the $2.4 million addition at the main EFCO Corporation plant in Monett went into place...
Sports Headlines
Keeler, Cruz shape Purdy basketball team (11/27/15)
Yes, it was only the first game of the season, and yes, it only counts for one win, but Tommy Egan, Purdy basketball...
Williams named to Filbert Five (11/27/15)
Kevin Williams, chief financial officer at Jack Henry and Associates, will be honored on Dec. 10 as one of the Filbert...
Pierce City girls fall in season opener (11/27/15)
The Pierce City girls basketball team (0-1) fell 72-24 to Clever to open the season on Monday. The Lady Eagles were led...
Pierce City boys drop hardwood tilt opener (11/27/15)
The Pierce City boys basketball team (0-1) fell 65-50 to Stockton on Tuesday to open the regular season. The Eagles...
Purdy girls open basketball season with a win (11/27/15)
The Purdy girls basketball team (1-0) opened the season with a 64-29 victory over Forsyth on Tuesday. The Lady Eagles...
VFW Thanksgiving dinner

Tom Wolfe Memorial Post No. 4207, Veterans of Foreign Wars, in Monett hosted a free thanksgiving Day luncheon at the Post, west of Monett, on Nov. 26.

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Back in the Good Old Days Nov. 22-28 (11/23/15)
EIGHTY YEARS AGO Nov. 22-28, 1935 The Missouri State Highway Department has agreed that what is known here as the Ninth Street road will connect to the road coming south from Freistatt. The Highway Department wanted to bring it down from Freistatt to a point north of town where it would turn southwest and intersect the Malang Highway just north of the IOOF cemetery. Monett sought to have it brought on down the Ninth Street road to Monett, and the efforts were successful...
Back in the Good Old Days Nov. 15-21 (11/17/15)
EIGHTY YEARS AGO Nov. 15-21, 1935 Monett businessmen have raised their share of the money to purchase the right-of-way for the new overpass at the Frisco crossing on Highway 60 between Monett and Verona. A total of about $900 was raised here, the Monett Special Road District contributed $500, M.E. ...
News in brief
News in brief (11/27/15)
The Barry County Republican Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. on Dec. 8 at the Steak Inn in Shell Knob. Guests should bring an unwrapped toy for Share Your Christmas. Children from the community will sing Christmas songs. The American Red Cross will host a blood drive from 1 to 67 p.m. on Dec. 7 at Monett Community Church, 2102 E. Cleveland. The church sill supply soup and gumbo and "extra goodies" to donors...
School News
Trinity Lutheran names Students of the Quarter (11/27/15)
Three pupils at Trinity Lutheran School in Freistatt have been named Students of the Quarter.
Purdy High School announces honor roll (11/27/15)
The first quarter honor roll has been announced at Purdy High School. Principal Matthew Gower named 35 students to the...
Mistaken identities fuel fun in Purdy play 'Where's Charley?' (11/21/15)
Charley (Kaden Propps) and Amy (Mikala Fletcher) dream of the future in Purdy High School's fall play, "Where's...
Trinity students recognized for reading skills (11/21/15)
Trinity Lutheran School in Freistatt has recognized students who scored an average of 95 percent or higher on their...
Monett Elementary School Students of the Week (11/21/15)
Officials at Monett Elementary School have chosen students demonstrating the characteristic of being responsible as...
Monett Band students get All-District honors (11/14/15)
Several Monett High School band students have been named to All-District honors. Named to the All-District Concert Band...
Scott Tech Students of the Month named (11/14/15)
October Students of the Month have been named at the Scott Regional Technology Center in Monett.
MHS Students of the Month named (11/14/15)
Monett High School Students of the Month for October have been named.
Responsible students named at MES (11/14/15)
Officials at Monett Elementary School have chosen students demonstrating the characteristic of being responsible as...
Students of the Week named at MES (11/14/15)
Officials at Monett Elementary School have chosen students demonstrating the characteristic of being responsible as...
Propps wins at talent show (11/13/15)
Purdy High School junior Kaden Propps accompanied himself on the piano and sang to win the older division sweepstakes...
Central Park 3rd-graders plan veterans salute (11/07/15)
Students in Natashia Garner's third grade class at Central Park Elementary School in Monett chose to make a special...
Monett High School art students use portraits in patriotic salute (11/07/15)
For the Veteran's Day salute to area military veterans on Monday, Nov. 9 at Monett High School's Performing Arts,...
Firefighters visit St. Mary's preschool (11/07/15)
Firefighters from Pierce City Fire District recently visited pre-Kindergarten students at St. Mary's Catholic School in...
Verona 1st quarter honor rolls released (11/07/15)
The first quarter honor roll for Verona Middle School and High School has been announced by Principal Terry Winton....
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