[Monett Times] Overcast ~ 34°F  
Winter Weather Advisory
Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014

Stories from Friday, July 23, 2010

Monett City Council considers improvements at City Park Casino (07/23/10)
The future role of the Monett City Park Casino in the social life of the community is a key part to an architectural review now underway. Built in 1927 by Monett contractor M.E. Gillioz, the casino has been the gathering place for every kind of community gathering. According to reservations, the hall is used for around 275 events a year, sometimes more than one at the same time. The hall is used about 200 days a year...
Drug suspect escapes SWAT team in standoff near Purdy (07/23/10)
There were several tense hours in the Purdy area yesterday as Barry County Sheriff's deputies and the Missouri State Highway Patrol SWAT team attempted to apprehend a drug suspect yesterday. The suspect, Jeff White, escaped and is continuing to be sought by authorities...
Beekeepers relish craft, challenge of saving honeymakers (07/23/10)
From Winnie the Pooh to the ancient Mayan kings, people throughout the ages have used honey for culinary purposes and continue to do so today. A long-held Irish tradition is for newlyweds to drink a cup of mead, a golden sweet wine made from honey, during their first 30 days of marriage, (their honeymoon) daily to ensure longevity of their marriage...
Pierce City City Council takes steps to resolve water issues (07/23/10)
The City Council in Pierce City will take several steps to resolve the city's ongoing water system issues following action acten at the July council meeting. Aldermen approved a contract with Westrum Leak Detection of Stratford, Iowa, for an examination of the town's water mains for $1,500. ...
Monett falls as Babe Ruth tourney gets underway (07/23/10)
The Missouri Babe Ruth tournament for 13-year-old boys got off to a rousing start yesterday at Monett's North Park. Games were continuing today as teams head for a showdown for the championship on Sunday. The big game for the local crowd came last night when Southwest Ozarks, with players from Monett, Aurora and Marionville, took on SEMO South, also known as Charleston or the Fighting Squirrels. The outing proved to be a disappointment for the locals as SEMO won 11-0...
Back in the Good Old Days for July 23 (07/23/10)
EIGHTY YEARS AGO July 23, 1930 SEVENTY YEARS AGO July 23, 1940 SIXTY YEARS AGO July 23, 1950 FIFTY YEARS AGO July 23, 1960 FORTY YEARS AGO July 23, 1970 THIRTY YEARS AGO July 23, 1980 TWENTY YEARS AGO July 23, 1990 TEN YEARS AGO July 23, 2000...
Mary Ozelle Bass (07/23/10)
Mary Ozelle (Ennes) Bass, 92, of Monett, MO, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, July 22, 2010 in Lacoba Homes, Inc. She was born on Sept. 17, 1917 in Corsicana, MO near Purdy. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Monett, UMW Lydia Circle, Etta Gardner Garden Club, Hawthorne Literary Club, Mo D of the National TTT and National Hair Dressers Association. ...
© 2014 Monett Times, a division of Rust Publishing MOARCASS, L.L.C. All rights reserved.