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Stories from Monday, December 6, 2010

Monett Christmas parade pageantry coming Saturday (12/06/10)
Preparations are complete for Monett's annual Christmas parade on Saturday. More than 50 units will participate in the procession that will head west down Broadway, beginning at 10 a.m. The theme "Christmas Through the Ages" is expected to provide a colorful spectrum of floats, decorated vehicles and marching units reviving the spirit of past holidays...
Monett native is 203rd Battalion commander (12/06/10)
Monett native Gregory Fritz, past commander of the local Company C with the 203rd Engineer Battalion, has been sworn in as the new commander for the entire 203rd Engineer Battalion. The change of command ceremony took place on Saturday at Lodge of Four Seasons at Lake of the Ozarks...
Law Co tax board for the developmentally disabled awards major grants (12/06/10)
The members of the Lawrence County Tax Board for the Developmentally Disabled (LCDD) recently awarded eight grant requests from various agencies offering services to Lawrence County clients. Board members approved a grant request to OATS in the amount of $2,000 for transportation expenses for Lawrence County clients...
School holiday programs slated (12/06/10)
Several Monett school Christmas programs will be held this week...
Regional water needs explored at Tri-State Coalition conference (12/06/10)
The Tri-State Water resource Coalition held its annual conference recently in Springfield. Speakers addressed a wide range of topics relating to continuing the supply of water to the southwest Missouri area and the connecting region. Pete Rauch, Monett utilities superintendent who heads the coalition's technical committee, said presentations were exceptional. ...
Late three-pointer raises Monett over Seneca (12/06/10)
For 31 of 32 minutes in the Saturday game, the Monett Lady Cubs (2-1) trailed the Lady Indians of Seneca. A 3-pointer by Hunter Glouse with 45 seconds left in the game gave the Lady Cubs 45-43 win over Seneca. "I am really proud of the way we played as a team and came back against a quality conference opponent," said Monett Head Coach Derrek Uhl. "We are playing good defense right now and did a much better job on the boards against Seneca."...
Purdy Lady Eagles fall in finals (12/06/10)
The Purdy Lady Eagles fell to Mt. Vernon 62-54 Saturday in the Aurora Lady Houn' Tournament. "I am very proud of my team," said Purdy Coach Grant Young. "We never gave up and battled the entire game. Mt. Vernon is a great team and hit several big shots."...
Pierce City wins basketball championship (12/06/10)
The Pierce City Eagles made history Saturday night with a 68-52 win over Thomas Jefferson in the championship game of the Pierce City Invitational. The tournament win was the first for the Eagles since 1971, and marked the school's third title in the 47 year history of the tournament...
Verona drops a pair of games (12/06/10)
The Verona Wildcats basketball team fell 52-43 to Sarcoxie Friday night in the Pierce City Tournament. Verona started the game with ferocious attack and led 19-12 at the end of the first quarter. However, the Bears length and depth began to wear on Verona and the Wildcats trailed 30-29 at the break...
Back in the Good Old Days for Dec. 6-7 (12/06/10)
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