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Stories from Friday, September 10, 2010

Alpacas are a breed apart (09/10/10)
They're cute, fuzzy and small enough to put in the back of an SUV as area residents can see for themselves at the upcoming National Alpaca Farm Days to be celebrated Sept. 25 and 26 at Morning Moon Alpacas near Freistatt. Mike and Dianne Six, owners of Morning Moon Alpacas, have been in the alpaca industry for over 12 years, primarily for the prized fiber that can be harvested from these unique creatures...
New Site expands to meet needs of members (09/10/10)
An expansion project at New Site Baptist Church in Monett is approximately 70 percent complete, according to John Henry, associate pastor at the church. Henry said that the project is due to the continued growth of the congregation. "We have three church services on Sunday and two Sunday School classes," Henry said. "We see between 500 to 600 people each Sunday morning."...
Ambulance board reviews finances (09/10/10)
Financial issues were discussed and plans made at the July-August meeting of the Barry-Lawrence Ambulance District Board of Directors. The property tax levy was approved at the ceiling allowed by the state auditor. The ceiling was raised from the previous year. The new levy will generate $285,457 in tax revenue, an increase of $3,524 from a year ago...
Woman tortured, kept as sex slave (09/10/10)
Warning: The information contained in this story is graphic and sexually explicit in nature. The federal indictment reads like an episode of "Law and Order." A Lebanon, Mo., man has been charged with torturing and sexually abusing a young woman for seven years and forcing her to work as an exotic dancer at area strip clubs...
Efco honors passing of co-founder (09/10/10)
EFCO, a Pella Company, mourns the loss of its co-founder, William Terry Fuldner, who passed away Sept. 8 in Springfield at the age of 82 after a brief illness. "Terry Fuldner was a real innovator known for his longtime leadership in the industry as he guided EFCO through its tremendous growth from a startup to an influential industry leader," said EFCO President and Chief Operating Officer (COO) Mike Farquhar. ...
Verona clips Purdy in three sets (09/10/10)
The Verona Lady Wildcats volleyball team defended its home court Tuesday night by defeating the Purdy Lady Eagles 22-25, 25-14 and 25-22. "You have to give them (Lady Eagles) credit," said Lady Wildcats Head Coach Brad Stewart. "In the first set, they forced us into making too many mistakes."...
Monett volleyball falls to Reeds in two games (09/10/10)
The Monett Lady Cubs volleyball team fell to Reeds Spring, 25-12, 25-19. "We had a hard time finding consistency tonight," said Lady Cubs Coach Shyrah Perry. "However, I think it was a good learning experience for us." Amanda McKinney led Monett with eight digs. Jenny Frazier added five kills...
Good 'ole days 9-10-10 (09/10/10)
100 YEARS AGO Sept. 10, 1910 EIGHTY YEARS AGO Sept. 10, 1930 SEVENTY YEARS AGO Sept. 10, 1940 SIXTY YEARS AGO Sept. 10, 1950 FIFTY YEARS AGO Sept. 10, 1960 FORTY YEARS AGO Sept. 10, 1970 THIRTY YEARS AGO Sept. 10, 1980 TWENTY YEARS AGO Sept. 10, 1990...
Kenneth Steven (09/10/10)
Kenneth J. Steven, age 68, of Monett, died at his home on Thursday, Sept. 9. Arrangements are pending at this time. Arrangements have been entrusted to Buchanan Funeral Home, Monett.
Elda Rosenbaum (09/10/10)
Elda A. Rosenbaum, age 90, of Stockton, died on Thursday, Sept. 9 at St. John's Hospital-Springfield. Funeral services will be held Monday, Sept. 13 at 11 a.m. at Stockton Assembly of God Church with burial at Gum Spring Cemetery, south of Stockton...
Charles Kunkler (09/10/10)
Charles William "Bill" Kunkler, age 85, of Shell Knob, died at 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 8. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 11 in Trinity Presbyterian Church in Shell Knob under the direction of Fohn Funeral Home in Shell Knob...
Terry Fuldner (09/10/10)
Mr. Terry Fuldner, age 82, of Destin, Florida, formerly of Monett, Missouri, passed away on Wednesday, September 8, 2010, at Cox South in Springfield, Missouri. He was born on October 7, 1927, in St. Louis Children's Hospital to James and Wilhelmina (Eggert) Rutherford...
Margie Courtney (09/10/10)
Margie Marie Courtney, age 86, of Monett, Missouri, passed away in her home on Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2010. She was born on August 21, 1924, in Beckville, Texas, the fourth child and only daughter of Frank and Dorthy (Parker) Courtney. Margie met and married Charles Louis Scott in 1943, in Carthage, Texas, while he was in the Army. They made their home in California...
Ida Cooper (09/10/10)
Ida B. Cooper, age 96, of Shell Knob, died at 11 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 8. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 13 in Shell Knob First Baptist Church under the direction of Fohn Funeral Home in Shell Knob. Burial will be in Painter Cemetery in Shell Knob...
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