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Stories from Monday, November 9, 2009

Sheriff speaks out about Law Co Jail situation (11/09/09)
After Lawrence County commissioners issued statements about the Lawrence County Jail closing, Sheriff Brad DeLay held an interview with The Monett Times to provide his perspective on the ongoing jail situation. "I'm not trying to make the commissioners look bad or trying to say that they aren't doing their job," said DeLay. "But I do not want the citizens of Lawrence County to think I am not doing what I am suppose to be doing."...
Monett police officers injured in altercation (11/09/09)
Two Monett police officers required medical attention after subduing an irate subject following an incident at Walmart on Friday. According to Monett Police Chief Tim Schweder, officers received a report of an altercation between two customers going on near the checkout line at Walmart at 3:30 p.m. on Friday. Timothy Q. Caine, 54, of Monett, was arguing with another customer who had placed a shopping cart between them...
Ambulance District buys equipment (11/09/09)
Equipment issues occupied much of the business before the Barry-Lawrence Ambulance District Board of Directors in October. Having previously agreed to upgrade two Zoll Monitors, board members voted to trade the old monitors in on a deal to buy two Series E monitors and accessories from the Zoll company. The purchase, not to exceed $34,000, will also include an Auto-Pulse, the automatic resuscitation device that does CPR on its own...
Monett Chamber launches Advantage program (11/09/09)
A new service called Chamber Advantage has been announced for members of the Monett Chamber of Commerce. Unveiled at the October luncheon meeting, Chamber Advantage is an exclusive discount available only to chamber members. Member companies will offer specials on goods or services, some as often as monthly, which will be available to chamber members...
Eleven Area Runners Compete At State Cross Country Meet (11/09/09)
Eleven area runners, including two from Monett, competed Saturday in the state cross country meet in Jefferson City. In the Class 3A race, junior Hannah Martin, of the Monett Lady Cubs, placed 73rd with a time of 22:54. Sophomore Chris Renteria, of Monett, placed 120th with a time of 19:27...
Back In The Good Old Days (11/09/09)
EIGHTY YEARS AGO November 9, 1929 SEVENTY YEARS AGO November 9, 1939 SIXTY YEARS AGO November 9, 1949 FIFTY YEARS AGO November 9, 1959 THIRTY YEARS AGO November 9, 1979 TWENTY YEARS AGO November 9, 1989 TEN YEARS AGO November 9, 1999...
Barbara Willis (11/09/09)
Barbara Jo Willis, 75, of Monett, MO, passed away Friday, November 6, 2009, in her home. Mrs. Willis was born May 26, 1934 in Mt. View, OK, the daughter of Jack W. and Dolly Mae Fulton Roddy. She was a Godly woman and a member of the Church of Christ...
Vernon Arivett (11/09/09)
Mr. Vernon Arivett, 90, of Purdy, passed away at Cox Monett Hospital on Saturday, November 7, 2009. He was born August 14, 1919 to Reuben and Laura Eugene (Freeman) Arivett, in Bandana, Kentucky. He was united in marriage to Helen Pullen on December 16, 1950 in Palmyra, Missouri. She survives...
Jonathan Vaughan Sr. (11/09/09)
Jonathan David Vaughan Sr., 68, of Aurora, died at 12:50 p.m. Nov. 5, 2009. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. tomorrow, Nov. 10 at Maple Park Cemetery in Aurora under the direction of Crafton-Cantrell Funeral Home of Aurora. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. today, Nov. 9 at the funeral home...
Mary Novinger (11/09/09)
Mary Novinger, 64, of Monett, passed away Friday, November 6, 2009, at Cox Monett Hospital. Mrs. Novinger was born December 12, 1944 in Grand Rapids, MI, the daughter of William and Anne Walkkotten Van Peursem. She worked for Arc of the Ozarks as a caregiver. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Monett...
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