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Stories from Friday, September 25, 2009

Monett Council approves contracts, honors Lions (09/25/09)
Contracts with the Monett Area YMCA and the Missouri Department of Transportation were approved by the Monett City Council during its regular monthly meeting on Monday. Council members voted to approve a cooperative agreement with the YMCA over employee membership. ...
Lawrence County DD Tax Board buys former church for community center (09/25/09)
In an effort to meet the continuing needs of developmentally disabled citizens in Lawrence County, board members of the Lawrence County Board for the Developmentally Disabled (LCDD) voted to purchase a new community building during the Sept. 14 LCDD board meeting...
Walk for Christ brings Arkansas man through Monett (09/25/09)
Jim Simpson, of Arkansas, has walked approximately 3,000 miles since February bearing the cross pictured above on his shoulder. "God told me to do this," Simpson humbly said. "The people in this area are very kind and gracious." Simpson was welcomed with open arms by patrons in Pierce City yesterday and by the Tom Wolfe Memorial Post #4207 where he spent the night. The cross is 14 feet long and is attached to a wagon, which contains his personal belongings...
Verona Decides To Raise Sewer Unit Rate (09/25/09)
Following a public hearing on Sept. 15, the Verona City Council voted to increase the sewer unit rate. After discussing seven options, the decision was made to keep the base rate the same at $11.50 and to increase the 1,000-gallon unit rate by 25 cents from $2.63 to $2.88...
Cubs Dominate Hillcrest In Soccer, 10-0 (09/25/09)
Getting plenty of offense as well as solid defense, the host Monett Cubs easily turned back the Hillcrest Hornets, 10-0, in a soccer game last night. Monett improved to 5-1 on the season. "The team is showing signs of improvement, especially in the area of passing," said Monett Coach Jeremy Wilson...
Monett Netters Defeat Mt. Vernon (09/25/09)
Monett dominated Mt. Vernon last night, 8-1, in a tennis encounter at Monett North Park. The Lady Cubs evened their season record at 5-5. Winning in singles action for Monett were: Millie Fulton over Kendra Jones, 8-0; Brittany Huebner over Alyssa Delmoral, 8-4; Katelyn Sperandio over Kara Trotter, 8-1; Theresa Mangler over Karly Trotter, 8-2; and Nrupa Desai over Jacey Farmer, 8-2...
Lady Cubs Nip Aurora In Softball, 1-0 (09/25/09)
Extra innings were necessary before the Monett Lady Cubs could prevail, 1-0, over the Aurora Houn' Dawgs last night in a Big 8 Conference softball contest. Monett improved to 4-2 in the league and 10-3 on the year. "Once again, we had a lot of opportunities to score," said Monett Coach Ty Goetz...
Monett, Purdy Fall In Area Volleyball Games (09/25/09)
In area volleyball action last night, Monett and Purdy were defeated but Verona was victorious. Monett fell to host Mt. Vernon by scores of 18-25 and 19-25. The Lady Cubs are now 6-8 on the year. Statistical leaders for Monett were Chelsey Abramovitz with six kills, Amanda McKinney with 11 digs and Madison Carlin with eight assists...
Back In The Good Old Days (09/25/09)
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George Phelps (09/25/09)
George Phelps, 63, of Aurora, died Sept. 22 at his home. No services will be held. The body will be cremated under the direction of Peterson Funeral Home.
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