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Stories from Monday, September 20, 2010

IDF named Missouri Exporter of the Year (09/20/10)
International Dehydrated Foods (IDF) in Monett has been named to one of the top honors in the state, Exporter of the Year. The award was presented at the 52nd annual Missouri Governor's Conference on Economic Development (DED), held last week in St. Louis...
Police warn public of ongoing scams surfacing in Monett (09/20/10)
Monett Police have received recent reports of active scams targeting Monett residents. Police Lieutenant Greg Brandsma said the latest reports operate similarly to fraud efforts active when he began police work in 1977. One of the scams targeting local residents accompanies a notification that the recipient is a "winner" of a sweepstakes or lottery involving a large sum of money. ...
Pierce City aldermen hear reports on latest wastewater problems (09/20/10)
Pierce City aldermen discussed the latest maintenance issues with the city's sewer system during the September monthly meeting. Jeff Riekhof of Clearwater Environmental submitted a written report to aldermen concerning clean-up efforts and progress made at the wastewater treatment plant since taking over operations on Aug. 4...
Trinity Lutheran to mark 135 years of community service (09/20/10)
Trinity Lutheran School will celebrate 135 years of providing education with religious emphasis to students on Sunday, Sept. 26. Students in kindergarten through eighth grade choir will perform three times during the morning worship service, which begins at 10 a.m...
Ozark Festival Orchestra makes plans for 31st season in Monett (09/20/10)
The Ozark Festival Orchestra (OFO) will begin rehearsals for the orchestra's 31st season on Sept. 28. Music Director Ken Meisinger has announced the concert schedule. The OFO again plans to present its concerts on Sunday afternoons in Monett. Rehearsals will be at 7:15 p.m. on Tuesdays for about six weeks prior to each concert...
Rallying Cub gridders fall short to Lamar Tigers (09/20/10)
Penalties, pass interceptions and a punt return for a touchdown cost Monett Friday night as the Cubs lost 27-21 to the host Lamar Tigers in a Big 8 Conference football contest on the road. While the Cubs had more offensive yardage, 294 to 267, and both teams had three rushing touchdowns, it was the second quarter punt return for a TD following a big penalty against Monett that proved to be the deciding points...
PC Eagles football moves to 4-0 (09/20/10)
The Pierce City Eagles (4-0) used a quick start and a stout defense to defeat Greenfield 43-6 in football action last Friday. "I thought we won all three phase of the game," said Eagles Coach Mac Whitehead. "These are smart football players. They take what ----we work on in practice and apply it on the field."...
Purdy falls to East Newton (09/20/10)
For three Purdy Lady Eagles, last Saturday marked the final time they would play a regular season home game in Purdy. The outcome was far from a fairy tale ending. The Lady Eagles fell to East Newton 13-1 in six innings. "We didn't play our best ball today," said Head Coach Jeff Swadley. "This is not the send-off we had envisioned for these seniors."...
Verona fifth in Voilleyfest (09/20/10)
The Verona Lady Wildcats (9-5-2) finished fifth in the Southwest Volleyfest over the weekend. In the ten team field the Lady Wildcats held their own. "Our pool had four of the top five teams in the tournament," Head Coach Brad Stewart said. "We were the only team to defeat Shiloh Christian (Tournament Champion)."...
Back In the Good Old Days for Sept. 20-21 (09/20/10)
EIGHTY YEARS AGO Sept. 20, 1930 SEVENTY YEARS AGO Sept. 20, 1940 SIXTY YEARS AGO Sept. 20, 1950 FIFTY YEARS AGO Sept. 20, 1960 FORTY YEARS AGO Sept. 20, 1970 THIRTY YEARS AGO Sept. 20, 1980 TWENTY YEARS AGO Sept. 20, 1990 Army National Guard Private Brett D. Warner, son of Bill and Carole Warner, of Pierce City, has completed basic training at Fort Jackson, S.C...
David Roder (09/20/10)
David Lawrence Roder, age 69, of Verona, passed away at 2:52 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 16 at St. John's Hospital in Springfield, Missouri. He was born on October 20, 1940 in Verona, Missouri, the son of George C. and Frances R. (Hierholzer) Roder. Dave lived in Verona his entire life and graduated from Verona High School in 1958. ...
Eldora Redenz (09/20/10)
Eldora Shirley (Ball) Rogers Redenz, age 76, of Eagle Rock, died at 8:06 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 16. Graveside services were held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 20 in Munsey Cemetery in Eagle Rock under the direction of Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville...
Geneva Osborn (09/20/10)
Geneva B. Osborn, age 84, of Cassville, died on Saturday, Sept. 18. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 21, in Sparks Cemetery, near Butterfield, under the direction of Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home...
Brenda Nash (09/20/10)
Brenda Jean Nash, age 49, of Cassville, died on Friday, Sept. 17 at her home. Graveside services, under the direction of White Funeral Home in Cassville, will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 21 at Corinth Cemetery, south of Cassville. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 20 at the funeral home...
Phillip Munch (09/20/10)
Phillip Anthony Munch, age 76, of The Colony, Texas, passed away September 17, 2010, in The Colony. Phil was born September 13, 1934, in Little Rock, Arkansas, to Phillip Anthony and Ruth (Hall) Munch. He married Cornelia Trautwein on June 10, 1995 in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Phil was of the Catholic faith...
Rosalie Kirby (09/20/10)
Rosalie Wilson Kirby, age 84, of Washburn, died on Sept. 19 at Barry County Care Center in Cassville. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 21 at Washburn First Baptist Church. Services will begin at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 22 at the church. Burial will follow at Washburn Prairie Cemetery...
Kenneth Coatney (09/20/10)
Kenneth Coatney, age 63, of Monett, died at 8:59 a.m. on Sept. 17, at his home. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 22 at Lakin Funeral Home Chapel in Pierce City. Visitation will be held from 10:30 a.m. until service time. Burial will be at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Lakin Funeral Home of Pierce City...
Shirley Claybough (09/20/10)
Shirley Claybough, age 82, and a life-long resident of Monett, MO, passed away at her home on Friday, Sept. 17, 2010 following an extended illness. Shirley was born on Oct. 19, 1927, in Monett and was the daughter of John Banks and Ida (Lautaret) Banks...
Vera Adams (09/20/10)
Vera M. Adams, age 86, of Aurora, formerly of Monett, died on Monday, Sept. 20 at Aurora Nursing Center. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 22 at the I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Monett. Arrangements have been entrusted to Buchanan Funeral Home in Monett...
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