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Saturday, May 28, 2016
Letters from the front (05/28/16)
When a loved one dies, it generally falls to family members to sort through the lifetime collection of memorabilia that...
New fašade grants awarded (05/28/16)
Monett Main Street has awarded two fašade grants for 2016. The Main Street program offers grants, generally up to...
Summer Reading Club to begin in local libraries (05/28/16)
Plans have been announced for the Summer Reading Club at the 10 branches of the Barry-Lawrence Regional Library. This...
Friends, loved ones remembered on Memorial Day (05/28/16)
Memorial Day offers an opportunity to remember family and friends who have passed on, as well as those who have served...
GOP candidate makes campaign stop in Monett (05/28/16)
Eric Greitens, best-selling author, former Navy SEAL, Rhodes scholar and Republican candidate for governor, made his...
Eagles with key holes to fill next season (05/28/16)
Purdy Coach Joshua Hughes did not spend long talking to his full team after a devastating 15-2 loss in the Class 2...
Paszek chooses Missouri Southern (05/28/16)
For a prep athlete, there is no greater honor than having colleges come to your door and invite you to come and play...
Purdy's magic playoff run ends (05/27/16)
PLATO -- Purdy's magic playoff bus ran out of gas and came to a screeching halt with a 15-2 loss in the Class 2...
Diamond Cubs hand out team awards (05/27/16)
The Monett baseball team finished the season with a record of 23-4. The first of what is sure to be many awards started...
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...
'Gathering of Blacksmiths' planned (05/28/16)
"Hammer in 2016: A Gathering of Blacksmiths" will be a new entertainment event offered from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on June 4 in Newtonia, celebrating the ancient craft. Blacksmiths from around the four-state area will gather at the historic Ritchey Mansion in Newtonia to demonstrate their skills and sell their wares. Visitors can watch blacksmiths work from nails to fancy ornamental iron...
Vega receives scholarship at Drury University (05/28/16)
Rita Elisa Vega, daughter of Grace Vega and granddaughter of David and Margaret Whitlock of Monett, is one of two inaugural recipients of the White-Foster Endowed Scholarship at Drury University in Springfield. The merit-based scholarship supports research conducted by women in Drury's newly revamped honors program...
News in brief
News in brief (05/28/16)
The Monett Municipal Swimming Pool opens today. Hours are Sunday through Friday 1-5 p.m., Saturday 1-8 p.m. Cost is $3 for admission. YMCA members get in free 3D Corporate Solutions will hold an auction to benefit the company's foundation at 12:30 p.m. ...