Spring-like weather draws children outdoorsOn a bright pleasant day like Friday, children at Monett Elementary School leaped for the opportunity to romp outdoors
Technology strategies aid Monett learningThis year, teachers in the Monett school district have explored new technology programs using innovative ways to instruct math and English skills. According to Assistant Superintendent Mike Evans,...
- Municipal court shows drop in cases in 2016 (2/18/17)
- Jack Henry reports 5 percent revenue rise (2/18/17)
- University choir from Arkansas to sing in Monett (2/18/17)
- Historic attraction to host second annual car show (2/18/17)
- News in brief (2/18/17)
- Flu, strep symptoms rolling through area (2/17/17)
- Harold Bell Wright board members set 2017 goals (2/17/17)
- Reader’s Theatre offered Thursday (2/17/17)
- Firemen make short work of Monett house fire (2/17/17)
- Monett Council to consider trash rate hike Tuesday (2/17/17)
- 3-vehicle pileup clogs traffic on Highway 60 (2/17/17)
- Soloists prepare for orchestra concert Sunday (2/17/17)
- Volunteers populate MDA ‘jail’ for lock-up fundraiser (2/17/17)
- News in brief (2/17/17)
- City of Monett proposes $43.5 million budget (2/15/17)
- Cubs to vie for 4 state title
- Hoover takes reins of Mustangs
- Cubs seek 4 titles tonight
- 3-vehicle pileup clogs traffic on Highway 60
- Cubs roar to 4th at state
- Smashmouth style tailback heads to Bolivar
- University choir from Arkansas to sing in Monett
- Technology strategies aid Monett learning
- Firemen make short work of Monett house fire
- Area teams invade Sarcoxie for district tournament
- Hoover takes reins of MustangsThe Monett football team will need to replace its quarterbacks and running backs coach in the upcoming season, as Kellen Hoover was named the head coach at McDonald County. “It was a hard choice,” Hoover said. “I called a couple of coaches that I knew there and asked a few questions, and they said the kids were great and the administration was supportive. Those were two keys that I felt had to be there for me.”...
2017 State wrestling championships (2/18/17)
2016 Monett Christmas Parade (12/13/16)
Monett Football State Championship Welcome Home Parade (11/26/16)
PHOTOS: Monett vs. Maryville (11/26/16)
PHOTOS: Monett vs. McCluer South-Berkeley (11/19/16)
PHOTOS: Monett 48, Owensville 20 (11/12/16)
Monett vs. Mt. Vernon (11/4/16)
Monett 3, Boonville 2, State Soccer Quarterfinal (10/29/16)
Ladies Aid to fund baptismal books (1/21/17)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 (1/21/17)Five generations of a local family gathered for Christmas at the home of Sue Lawrence in Aurora.
Purdy students excel in Ozark Hispanic Study League (1/21/17)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 (1/21/17)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...
Local Entertainment and Events Feb. 16-23TOP PICKS 1. Ozark Festival Orchestra Soloist Showcase concert 3 p.m. Feb. 19 at Monett High School PAC 2. Joplin Pro Musica presents Nordic Voices vocal ensemble Feb. 23 in Corley Auditorium at MSSU 3. 24th annual Barkus Mardi Gras dog and cat pet parade 2 p.m. Feb 19 in Soulard district of St. Louis
Arvest Ranked among SBA’s Leading Lenders (2/18/17)JOPLIN – Arvest Bank, with branches in Monett, Aurora and Cassville, continued to be a leading Small Business Administration (SBA) lender in 2016, based on loan production. “We know and appreciate...
Jack Henry division introduces new scheduling tool (2/4/17)Monett-based Jack Henry and Associates (JHA) has introduced through its Symitar division the availability of Appointment 365, a scheduling tool that enables credit union members to book in-branch...
Honor roll for Purdy Elementary announced (1/21/17)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...
Local students named to college dean's lists (1/21/17)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...
Scott Wright (2/18/17)Larry “Scott” Wright, 68, of Shell Knob, died Wednesday, Feb. 15. No services are scheduled at this time. Cremation arrangements are under direction of Fohn Funeral Home in Shell Knob.
Blake Roberts (2/18/17)Demurl “Blake” Roberts, 30, of Cassville, died Thursday, Feb. 16. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21 at Oak Ridge Cemetery at Cassville under direction of Fohn Funeral...
Add Merryman (2/18/17)Add Gilbert Merryman, 87, of Washburn, died Thursday, Feb. 16. No services are scheduled at this time. Cremation arrangements are under direction of Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville.
Jack McCaffrey (2/18/17)Jack McCaffrey, 81, of Monett, died Monday, Feb. 13 at his residence. Funeral services are pending at this time. Arrangements are under the personal care and direction of Buchanan Funeral Home.
Melvin Hutchison (2/18/17)Melvin O. Hutchison, 82, of Wichita, Kan., formerly of Cassville, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 14. Funeral arrangements will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 18 at the White Funeral Home and...
Jimmie Brightwell (2/18/17)Jimmie Ray Brightwell, 69, of Cassville, died Wednesday, Feb. 15. Graveside funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 19, at Clio Cemetery in Jenkins, under direction of Fohn Funeral...
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