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Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Miller man injured in wreck (05/25/16)
A Miller man was injured Tuesday in a wreck at 12:45 p.m. on Highway 96, three miles east of Miller. According to a...
FEMA Storm shelter, auditorium proposed for Purdy school district (05/25/16)
Plans for an extensive storm shelter for the Purdy school district, one with enough room to house event resident in...
Monett wastewater upgrade nearly done (05/25/16)
As the nearly $3 million upgrade at the Monett wastewater treatment plant nears completion, operators have already seen...
Purdy schools adjust pay scale (05/25/16)
The Purdy school district approved a salary schedule for the 2016-2017 school year that included an increase in the...
Man charged in Bullets N Bows burglary (05/25/16)
A Mexico, Mo., man is being held in the Barry County jail for allegedly burglarizing the Bullets N Bows store in...
Area athletes finish strong at state (05/25/16)
Several area athletes competed at the Class 1 and Class 2 state track and field championships on Friday and Saturday in...
Cubs tennis honors players (05/25/16)
The Monett tennis team handed out its end of the season team awards. They are as follows: MVP: Alex Ragsdale...
Jared Lankford: Finding the one true champion (05/25/16)
We are accustomed to the Missouri State High School Activities Association's classifications for its various sports...
MARS coming to Monett Speedway this Sunday (05/25/16)
The Midwest Auto Racing Series (MARS) Dirtcar Series returns to action this weekend for the 16th annual Tony Roper...
Eagles upset Bears in sectional (05/24/16)
After the Purdy baseball team's first batter scored a run, pitcher Sydney Birge held up the tally to lead the Eagles to...
LawCo Sheriff's Office to hold seat belt campaign (05/21/16)
The Lawrence County Sheriff's Office will be joining with statewide law enforcement starting Monday, May 23 and continuing through Sunday, June 5, for an aggressive Click It or Ticket mobilization to crack down on Missouri's seat belt violations. "Six out of 10 people killed in Missouri traffic crashes are unbuckled," said Lawrence County Sheriff Brad DeLay. ...
Former Crime Stoppers chairman honored (05/21/16)
Members of the Barry-Lawrence Chapter of Crime Stoppers honored former chairman, John Allred, with a plaque of appreciation for his years of service to the board and efforts in helping keep communities safe
News in brief
News in Brief (05/25/16)
Writers Helping Writers meet the last Thursday of each month. The next meeting will be at 1 p.m. on Thursday, May 26, at Mocha Jo's in Monett. Writers may bring works-in-progress or story ideas and get the encouragement and support needed to set words on paper. Any writing style, genre or length is welcome. People may call Polly McCrillis with questions at 417-669-5146...