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Stories from Friday, July 3, 2009

Bi-county sales tax totals down in June (07/03/09)
With the end of the first half of 2009, the current economic slump can be seen in sales tax receipts to bi-county cities and county governments. Four of the 11 towns getting sales tax revenues have seen an income drop of 9 percent or more, including Monett. Five cities have held even or seen gains over last year, including the major cities of Cassville and Aurora...
Advice on how to beat summer heat (07/03/09)
After last week's heat wave, most area residents are wondering what to expect during the remainder of the summer. With temperatures and humidity likely to climb again, the local emergency management office urges residents to take precautions over the next few months...
Local physician hosts Mizzou medical student (07/03/09)
Medical students used to classes in Columbia are getting a taste of life in a slower lane through the Summer Community Program. The program sends students who have completed there first year at the University of Missouri School of Medicine to live and work with doctors around the state to experience first-hand the pros and cons of practicing medicine in rural areas...
Purdy R-2 Board passes 'brass tacks' budget (07/03/09)
A constrained budget for the coming school year and a revised health insurance strategy were part of the efforts discussed at the June board meeting of the Purdy R-2 Board of Education for dealing with tighter economic conditions. The board passed a preliminary budget for the 2009-10 school year that had a positive balance of $60,275 in all funds...
Geneva Burke (07/03/09)
Geneva Elaine Burke, 88, of Cassville, died July 2, 2009. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. at the White Funeral Home of Cassville. Burial will be at the Corinth Cemetery. Visitation will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
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