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Friday, Aug. 26, 2016
Monett Times Midweek
Thursday, August 25, 2016
Sheriff Race: Washburn native learned value of hard work on 240-acre farm (08/24/16)
A lifelong resident of Barry County, Sheriff's Deputy Justin Ruark said his decision to run for the office's top job...
Sheriff Race: Former agent details experience in FBI, 50 years of marriage (08/24/16)
Former FBI Agent Gary Davis said his decision to run for sheriff did not come quickly, and was not even on his radar...
Strong arm robbery suspect apprehended (08/24/16)
The suspect of a strong arm robbery at Ramey in Purdy on Aug. 16 has been apprehended after an associate in the alleged...
Misplaced child prompts reassessment of Purdy system (08/24/16)
On the second day of school in Purdy last week, the school district faced one of those nightmare situations that all...
Monett man faces 3 counts of child abuse (08/24/16)
A Monett man is facing three felony counts of child abuse after allegedly beating three children with a belt and...
Cubs head to Logan-Rogersville Friday (08/24/16)
In 2011, a Monett team with only potential invaded a No.1-ranked Logan-Rogersville High School on a cool September...
Eagles brace for Bulldogs' growl (08/24/16)
In an effort to claim its first win of the season, Pierce City Coach Brad Hocker did not mince words when he laid out...
Pierce City volleyballers snag season-opening win (08/24/16)
The Pierce City volleyball team (1-0) defeated Billings in straight sets, 25-19, 25-15, to open season play on Monday....
Local Football: Week 2 By the numbers (08/24/16)
2011: The last time Monett played at Logan-Rogersville, when the Wildcats won, 48-27. 4-1: Monett's record in Week 2...
State football rankings (08/24/16)
Monett at Logan-Rogersville Reeds Spring at Cassville East Newton at Lamar McDonald County at Marshfield Springfield...
47 donate at Red Cross blood drive (08/23/16)
A total of 47 donors contributed blood at the American Red Cross blood drive on Aug. 15 at the First United Methodist Church in Monett. Hitting milestones with their donations were Paul Renfro at 24 gallons and Mabel Brubaker with one gallon. Donors include: Kenneth Spencer, Julius Abramovitz, Tracy Archer, David Beckett, Donna Beckett, Marilyn Bell, Gerry Bounds, Mabel Brubacker, Ruth Brubaker, Sarah Brubacker, Roy Cash, Latricia Davis, David Foster, Jeffery Gates, Howard Gentry, Gene Halbert, Douglas Harris, Sheila Harris, Samuel Helmkamp, Roxane Hill, David Hood, Angela Johnson, Molly Johnson, Judy Kitchen, Marty Lewis, Felisha Martin, Robert McGuire, Mark Meyer, Mark Nelson, Danny Potter, Lana Reavis, Gorden Renfro, Paul Renfro, Rita Scarborough, Cheryl Schad, George Schad, Chad Shaw, Roger Spencer, Diana Swanson, Donald Swanson, Ronnie Veith, Deanna Warran, Lana Beck, Marlene Mareth, Bob Mareth and Mary Brubacker.. ...
Monett graduate enters Naval Academy (08/20/16)
Christopher Smith, a Monett High School graduate, was inducted into the U.S. Naval Academy Class of 2020 and began six weeks of midshipman training as part of Plebe Summer.
News in brief
News in brief (08/24/16)
The Southern Gospel trio Sunday Drive will offer a concert of gospel music at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 27 at the First Presbyterian Church, 700 Sycamore in Monett. No admission will be charged but a free will offering will be accepted. The Kings Prairie Special Road District commissioners will meet at 7 p.m. Aug. 25 at Angus Branch Steakhouse in Monett...
Purdy FFA and alumni host successful livestock show (07/30/16)
The Purdy FFA and FFA Alumni hosted their annual Purdy Livestock Show in conjunction with the Purdy Festival on...
Pierce City grad recognized at Pitt State (07/27/16)
Elizabeth Suzanne Younker of Pierce City, was recognized in the Magna Cum Laude list of Pittsburg State University's...
Back-to-school schedule announced for Purdy schools (07/27/16)
The back-to-school scheduled has been announced by the Purdy R-2 School District, which will include new activities...
3 area students on Dean's List at CMU (07/16/16)
Two Monett-area students at Central Methodist University in Fayette have been named to the Dean's List for the spring...
Bi-county students named to Drury University Dean's List (07/16/16)
Thirty Monett students and 22 other bi-county students at Drury University earned academic recognition on the...
Younker completes degree at PSU (07/13/16)
Elizabeth Younker, of Pierce City, graduated Magna Cum Laude with a degree in nursing in May from Pittsburg State...
Turner completes doctoral degree (07/13/16)
Bekki Turner, Monett High School Class of 1984, recently completed her doctoral degree in education from Walden...
Two veteran staffers retire at Trinity Lutheran (07/09/16)
Two veteran staff members, Sandy Voskamp and Fawn Hansen, retired from their duties at Trinity Lutheran School in...
2011 Monett graduate selected as member of Missouri Law Review (07/09/16)
Brianna Hills, a 2011 Monett graduate and 2015 graduate of the University of Missouri, was selected as an Associate...
Purdy Class of '66 meets (07/09/16)
The Purdy Class of 1966 recently gathered for a class reunion. The group met at the Angus Branch Restaurant on June 25...
Cubs of the Month (07/02/16)
Cubs of the Monet for April and May have been announced.
Underclass honors awarded at Monett High School (07/02/16)
Recognitions for outstanding achievement by Monett High School students who will be returning for the 2016-2017 school...