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Friday, July 3, 2015
News in brief
News in Brief (07/01/15)
Craig Williams, Barry County circuit clerk and recorder of deeds, explained Tuesday why his office must wait until July 21 to issue same-sex marriage licenses. "On these tabs marked 'Groom' and 'Bride,' there is no indicator what sex they are, as before the ruling it was presumed groom was a male and bride was a female," he said. ...
2 injured in Hwy. 37 wreck near Cassville (07/02/15)
An Exeter man and a Cassville woman suffered moderate injuries in a wreck at 1:20 p.m. Thursday on Highway 37,...
Storm damages trees, power lines in Washburn, Seligman (07/02/15)
Despite a tornado warning lasting 35 minutes, only trees and power lines were damaged in Washburn and Seligman Thursday...
Tennessee man sentenced for LawCo sex crime (07/01/15)
A Tennessee man was sentenced in federal court Monday afternoon for enticing a minor victim to engage in illicit sexual...
Purdy schools revamp policies (07/01/15)
The Purdy school district recently approved a number of policies submitted by Missouri Consultants for Education,...
Calendar girls prepares for America's birthday party (07/01/15)
July marks the celebration of the nation's birthday.
Lady Cubs facing tough slate (07/01/15)
Monett softball coach Ty Goetz rewarded his 2015-2016 softball squad with another difficult and challenging schedule....
Monett volleyball blocker camp slated for July 7 (07/01/15)
Monett volleyball blockers entering grades 9-12 are invited to attend the Level Up Middle Blocker Clinic on July 7,...
Family Care Chiropractic (07/01/15)
The 2014-15 Family Care Chiropractic T-ball team is pictured.
The 2014-15 EFCO Major League baseball team is pictured.
3 diamond cubs named to all-state teams (06/30/15)
Three Monett baseball players were named to the Missouri High School Baseball Coaches Association Class 4 All-State...
Back in the Good Old Days for June 28-July 4 (07/01/15)
EIGHTY YEARS AGO June 28-July 4, 1935 On June 27, Barry County Probate Judge Dan B. Meador, just after driving a golf ball from the No. 8 tee at the Monett golf course, was shot in the head by an unseen assailant, possibly behind a tree at the No. 6 hole. By July 3, Meador began speaking to doctors at the West Hospital. Lawrence Coffey, 18, of Butterfield, confessed to a robbery attempt where he lost his nerve after the shooting...
Back in the Good Old Days for May 31-June 6 (06/16/15)
EIGHTY YEARS AGO May 31-June 6, 1935 Farmers Night at the Railway Ice Company's plant was one of hospitality and enjoyment. F.A. Wightman, secretary of the Commercial Club, found that guests consumed 20 1/2 pounds of bologna, 28 1/4 pounds of boiled ham, 360 boiled eggs, 70 pounds of cheese, 95 pounds of frankfurters, 85 pounds of potato salad, 1,000 radishes, 500 green onions, thee dozen cakes, 500 cups of ice cream and 400 cigars...