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Saturday, July 30, 2016
Sheriff's Office places rescue boat into service (07/30/16)
Lawrence County Sheriff Brad DeLay was quick to snag a Missouri Water Patrol boat from state surplus when several...
Extended closure of Ninth approved (07/30/16)
Following the recommendations of the traffic study on Ninth Street, the Monett City Council approved extending the...
Jungle gym jumping on a summer evening (07/30/16)
Thursday evening offered perfect weather after days of heat and rain to enjoy the outdoors.
Another Rosebud Place annexation approved (07/30/16)
The Monett City Council has approved the annexation of Lot No. 11 in the Rosebud Place subdivision into the city...
3 hired to staff at Verona school district (07/30/16)
One teacher, a high school counselor and a custodian were hired by the Verona Board of Education to fill out the...
Running for all the right reasons (07/30/16)
The changes David Williams brought to Monett High School when he became principal a year ago were swift, noticeable and...
Monett to host pride night (07/30/16)
Monett High School will hold its annual Fall Sports Pride Night at the Burl Fowler Stadium on Aug 6. Pride Night...
Softball team takes 2nd in tournament (07/30/16)
The Regal Athletic 18U competitive softball team recently participated in the United States Specialty Sports...
Monett reschedules kickoff against California (07/29/16)
The Monett football team will have to wait a bit longer to play its first game of the season. Monett Athletic Director...
Fall sports season opens Monday (07/29/16)
No parades, speeches or special events are planned, but Monday is a special date for area high school athletes. Aug. 1...
Purdy FFA and alumni host successful livestock show (07/30/16)
The Purdy FFA and FFA Alumni hosted their annual Purdy Livestock Show in conjunction with the Purdy Festival on Saturday, July 16. Supporters of the show included Kip Cullers, who bought the Megan Thomas's champion steer and a hog; Ed Mareth, who purchased hogs and sheep; David Young, who purchased all of the poultry in the show on behalf of Tyson Foods, and Chris Keeling, who bought a goat...
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...
News in brief
News in brief (07/30/16)
The Monett Artists' Guild will present "Play On," a comedy about presenting a play that goes very wrong, at 7 p.m. today and 2 p.m. Sunday at the Monett High School Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $5 and available by calling the Monett Chamber of Commerce at 235-7919...