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Saturday, Mar. 28, 2015
News in brief
News in brief (03/27/15)
The First United Methodist Church in Monett will host a chili cookoff from 5 to 7 p.m. on Saturday, March 28 at 1600 N. Central. Proceeds will benefit the Boy Scouts. Cost will be $5 for adults, $4 for children and $15 for a family. To enter the competition, interested persons may call 236-2281...
Barry-Lawrence Ambulance administrator resigns (03/27/15)
The 15-year office manager of the Barry-Lawrence Ambulance District has submitted her resignation in the wake of a...
Castetter admired after killer executed (03/27/15)
"Deputy Sheriff No. 52 was a man who loved the simple things in life ... biscuits and gravy, the countryside, Elvis and...
Transition and Resource Expo deemed best to date (03/27/15)
A record number of vendors and a large crowd attended the fifth annual Transition and Resource Expo, held recently at...
Monett City Council votes for longer roof warranty (03/27/15)
Several contracts for capital improvements and services receive approval by the Monett City Council at its March...
Asphalt work on Hwy. 60 begins west of Monett (03/27/15)
Motorists on Highway 60 in Monett have seen electronic signs from the Missouri Department of Transportation about...
Eagles aim to upset neighbor (03/27/15)
Pierce City Baseball Coach Chris Mettlach huddled his team around for one final meeting before he let them go from...
Monett's Dirty Dozen now state bound (03/27/15)
The Monett Youth Wrestling Program qualified 12 wrestlers to the the Missouri USA Wrestling State Tournament at the...
Wildcats ready for full ball season (03/27/15)
In just their second year of existence, the Verona baseball team is looking to make a huge splash. Last season, the...
Purdy hitters thrive in season debut (03/25/15)
A new coach, new attitude, new season and new facilities upgrade added up to a 12-1 Purdy softball win over Diamond on...
Youth dominate track squad (03/25/15)
To say that the 2014-2015 Monett boys track program has undergone a youth movement is akin to saying the Grand Canyon...
Back in the Good Old Days for March 22-28 (03/23/15)
EIGHTY YEARS AGO March 22-28, 1935 One of the most up-to-date fashion shows ever seen in Monett was the style revue presdentedat the Gillioz Theatre on March 28. The revue included street dresses and afternoon frocks for women and sport and business suits for men in the first part, with afternoon and evening wear in the second part. The clothing modeled was outstanding and more beautiful clothing never has before been shown in Monett...
Back in the Good Old Days March 15-21 (03/16/15)
EIGHTY YEARS AGO March 15-21, 1935 Dr. R.V. Campbell is the second dentist in Monett struck by gold thieves. His office was entered with a master key after attempts to jimmy the lock on the door failed. Dust storms stretched from New Mexico to the Black Hills, sending wheat prices strongly higher. ...
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