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Thursday, July 28, 2016
Missing Aurora teen found (07/27/16)
The Lawrence County Sheriff's Office has announce the missing Aurora teenager, FaithLynn Jung, has been found safe in...
1972 Election revisited: You think this year's field is crowded? (07/27/16)
Election seasons come and go with regularity. Most are forgettable. Every now and then, one stands out, possibly for...
Boyd leads sheriff's field in fundraising, spending (07/27/16)
Recently-filed campaign finance reports show that Barry County sheriff candidate Danny Boyd, R-Purdy, led his opponents...
Hughes contributes $2,100 to own campaign (07/27/16)
A recently-filed campaign finance report shows that Barry County public administrator candidate Rodney Hughes,...
Primary voting begins at 6 a.m. Tuesday (07/27/16)
Sixteen precincts in Barry County and 19 in Lawrence County will welcome thousands of voters on Tuesday, aiming to cast...
Cassville standout now on Cubs sidelines (07/27/16)
For years, Monett coaches lost sleep trying to figure out how to stop Cassville quarterback Ricky Nichols. Now, the...
Giving back to those in need (07/26/16)
An 8-day trip to Belize for Monett's Amanda Harbaugh was for more than just pleasure. Harbaugh, a CoxHealth athletic...
Pumping iron (07/26/16)
Monett alumnus Logan Coones took time during a rainy Monday morning to lift weights at the Monett Area YMCA.
Local golfers get help with game (07/23/16)
Area golfers were treated to a special bonus on Friday, as representatives from the Bridgestone marketing and event...
Jared Lankford: Pierce City players owed more than an apology (07/23/16)
Friday nights in the fall are sacred events for prep football players and fans. Few other occasions prompt people to...
Monett church plans four-day camp meeting (07/27/16)
A gospel camp meeting, similar to the old-time Brush Arbor gatherings with day-long programs, will be held from Aug. 11 to 14 on the grounds of Grace Independent Methodist Church, 810 13th Street in Monett. Pastor Ronnie Howerton has scheduled a wide range of speakers and gospel music groups for the gathering. Each speaker pastors a church in their hometown...
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 scholastic honors list for the spring 2016 semester. To qualify for Summa Cum Laude, students must have between a 3.95 and a 4.0 grade point average, Magna Cum Laude 3.9 to 3.9499, and Cum Laude 3.85 to 3.8999...
News in brief
News in brief (07/26/16)
The Monett Artists' Guild will present "Play On," a comedy about presenting a play that goes very wrong, at 7 p.m. on July 29 and 30 and 2 p.m. July 31 at the Monett High School Performing Arts Center. Tickets are available by calling the Monett Chamber of Commerce at 235-7919...
Education briefs (06/29/16)
Barry and Lawrence counties retired teachers met on June 9 at the Olive Grill Restaurant for a buffet luncheon for...