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Stories from Thursday, January 21, 2010

Tax proposal could affect farm land values (01/21/10)
New property tax rates formulated by the Missouri State Tax Commission will change the assessed valuation of farmland based on its production potential statewide. The Missouri Farm Bureau is opposing the proposal as a tax increase, while the net effect in the bi-county area would be a drop in tax rates...
A letter from Haiti (01/21/10)
In the Jan. 13 issue of The Monett Times, we published a story about former area residents Steve and Faith (Vore) Leach and their son, Jacob, who currently serve as missionaries in Haiti. The Leaches were in Port-Au-Prince on the day of devastating earthquake and have provided the newspaper with an account of what they experienced, which is reprinted below...
Guard soldiers tackled varied assignments during 2009 (01/21/10)
National Guard soldiers from Monett and Pierce City in the 276th Engineering Company saw a wide range of service during 2009. Sgt. Derek Acheson, training non-commissioned officer with the 276th, recalled highlights as the new year began. Twenty local Guard soldiers had no state emergency duty last year but did head to West Plains from Jan. ...
Monett Eagle Scout creates new drop-off box for flags (01/21/10)
Monett veterans have a new resource to help them retire United States flags and a convenient way for the public to submit worn flags for disposal. Geoff Bowsher, an Eagle Scout in Boy Scout Troop 38 and son of Rusty and Regina Bowsher, of Monett, prepared a drop box for flag retirement as his Eagle Scout project. The box has been mounted on the sidewalk in front of the American Legion Home at 715 E. Broadway...
Sports editor to retire this Friday (01/21/10)
For the past 31 years, Charles Brady has been a fixture at Monett Cubs sporting events, and after covering literally thousands of football, basketball and baseball games, The Monett Times sports editor has decided it is time to put down his note pad and retire. Brady's last day at The Times will be this Friday...
Robert Burns parties, Idol Contest, concerts, plays are entertainment options for last week in January (01/21/10)
This week in Monett: At Mocha Jo's, 404 E. Broadway, magician Cody Lowery from King of Hearts performs at 7 p.m. Friday. The second round of the Mocha Jo's Idol Contest with nine semi-finalists will begin at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday. Monett Writer's Guild members read from their original works on Monday, Jan. 25, at 6:30 p.m. High school science night starts at 6 p.m. on Jan. 26...
Back In The Good Old Days (01/21/10)
SEVENTY YEARS AGO January 21, 1940 SIXTY YEARS AGO January 21, 1950 FIFTY YEARS AGO January 21, 1960 FORTY YEARS AGO January 21, 1970 THIRTY YEARS AGO January 21, 1980 TWENTY YEARS AGO January 21, 1990 TEN YEARS AGO January 21, 2000...
Madge Sparkman (01/21/10)
Madge Della Sparkman, age 95, of Cassville, died at 10:27 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 19. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 23, in Fohn Funeral Home, in Cassville. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery, in Cassville. Friends may call from noon until 6 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 22 and the family will receive friends from 9 a.m. until service time on Saturday, Jan. 23 in Fohn Funeral Home, in Cassville...
Byron Edwards (01/21/10)
Father Byron Huntley Edwards, age 84, of Morris Chapel, Tenn., formerly of Portageville, MO., died on Jan. 18, at Savannah, Tenn. He was born on July 10, 1925 to Stanley F. Edwards and Kitty Lee (Adams) Edwards in Portageville, MO. He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Hal Edwards...
Springfield, MO- Livestock Marketing Center: Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 1/20/2010 (01/21/10)
Joplin Regional Stockyards: Cow and Bull Auction Close for 1/20/10 (01/21/10)
Missouri Weekly Hay Summary - Week ending 01/22/2010 (01/21/10)
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