Trent Thompson new assistant building inspectorTrent Thompson is on the job as Monett’s new code enforcement officer and assistant building inspector. Thompson succeeds Justin Hohensee, who moved to a different city department. The position has...
Habitat raises walls on latest houseOn Saturday, volunteers with the Monett-Purdy Habitat for Humanity affiliate raised the frame for the first walls on the 10th house the organization is erecting, the last of several on East Nellie...
- Construction, improvements progressing on R-1 schools
- Freistatt awaits pricing for hydrants
- Verona school district purchases adjacent lot
- Striking sunset gives sky royal treatment
- News in Brief
- Fireworks sales, use reportedly run smoothly (7/22/17)
- Motorists cautioned around bridge (7/22/17)
- Bus. Hwy. 60 bridge nears demolition (7/22/17)
- First state audit of Monett license office conducted (7/22/17)
- Absentee voting at courthouse underway (7/22/17)
- More historic photo prints on display at Monett Museum (7/22/17)
- Mosquito spraying in Monett this week (7/22/17)
- News in brief (7/22/17)
- Pierce City school patrons to determine its future (7/21/17)2
- Monett schools update wellness policy (7/21/17)
- Mosquito spraying in Monett this week
- Murray Bishoff: A sad legacy that turned to hope
- Motorists cautioned around bridge
- Bus. Hwy. 60 bridge nears demolition
- Monett schools update wellness policy
- New rule changes face of softball
- New faces to greet Monett athletes
- First state audit of Monett license office conducted
- More historic photo prints on display at Monett Museum
- Pierce City school patrons to determine its future
- Windmill Ridge seeing resurgenceIn September of 2016, the Windmill Ridge municipal golf course in Monett made the tough call to close half of it course (holes No. 1 through No. 9) to perform what Justin Beck termed as a minor renovation. According to Beck, an unusually hot and dry summer in 2010, in conjunction with no break in play, caused patches of the course’s green to die out. Instead of bentgrass growing back, Bohemia germinated to fill the void and caused issues with turf maintenance...
Whilin’ away a summer evening (7/25/17)
2017 Purdy Festival (7/19/17)
Monett July 4 (7/6/17)
Barry County Brawl: Alumni Edition (6/26/17)
Scott Joplin Ragtime Festival 2017 (6/16/17)
Trinity Lutheran Church Picnic in Freistatt (6/13/17)
30th annual St. Mary's Festival (6/7/17)
Pierce City Graduation (5/23/17)
Local Entertainment and Events July 20-27TOP PICKS 1.Ozark Empire Fair opens July 27 in Springfield 2. "Dancing with the Stars: Live" tour at the Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts in Springfield 3. Final season performances of MSU Tent Theater in Springfield: Gershwin's "Nice Work if You Can Get It"
Ernie Jarvis retires from Schreiber Foods (7/22/17)Schreiber Foods employee Ernie Jarvis retired May 24.
Chamber cuts ribbon for Kings Prairie association (7/22/17)The Kings Prairie Community Association joined the Monett Chamber of Commerce and received a ribbon cutting ceremony at the historic Kings Prairie School this week.
Barbara Wien (7/25/17)Barbara Mae Wien, 88, of Cassville, died Thursday, July 20. No services are scheduled at this time. Cremation arrangements are under direction of Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville. Burial will be at a...
Leona Simmons (7/25/17)Leona Arlene Simmons, 69, of Mt. Vernon, died Wednesday, July 19, at the Cox South Hospital in Springfield. A funeral service was held Saturday, July 22, at the Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home in Mt....
Jim Rice (7/25/17)James Everett “Jim” Rice, 83, of Miller, died Tuesday, July 18, at his home. A graveside service, under the direction of the Morris-Leiman-Mosher Funeral Home in Miller, will be held at a later...
Donald Massey (7/25/17)Donald Keith Massey, 74, of Longview, Texas, formerly of Mt. Vernon, died Tuesday morning, July 18, at his home. Graveside service, under the direction of the Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home in Mt....
Murl Johnson (7/25/17)Murl A. Johnson, 86, of Carthage, formerly of Miller, died Saturday, July 8, at home. A memorial service was held Sunday, July 30, at the Morris-Leiman-Mosher Funeral Home in Miller. Burial will...
Robert Tyndall (7/25/17)Robert Weston “Bob” Tyndall, 56, of Pierce City, Mo., passed from this life on Saturday, July 22, 2017, while at Cox South Medical Center in Springfield, Mo. Bob was born July 25, 1960, in McPherson,...
Miscellaneous for Sale
Antique Oak TrunkThis is a really old antique trunk that has been painted. It has three of its original embedded wheels on the bottom.
Garage SalesHUGE 3 family sale. 1-1/4 mile North of Ramey's on 1090 to Farm Road 2226. Chain saws, children's clothes, etc.
Garage SalesGARAGE SALE: July 29th 7:30-??. 2791 Farm Road 1090, 1-1/2 miles South of Wal-Mart. Girls' clothing 6 months to 4T, toys, men and women clothing, shoes, lamps, table and chairs, basketball goal, bench saw, tools, mirrors, end table, pictures, lots more.. No Early Sales.
Garage SalesLARGE SALE: 32 Plymouth Hills, 8-12 Saturday only! New & like new boutique & name brand clothes, girls size 12-14. Lots of movies, toys, books, & accessories. Furniture, house wares & decor.
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