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Stories from Wednesday, January 5, 2011

YMCA within $75,000 of goal (01/05/11)
The Monett Area YMCA is within reach of receiving a $2 million dollar matching grant from the J.E. and L.E. Mabee Foundation, Inc., of Tulsa, Okla.. In order to receive the grant, the YMCA needs to raise a total of $8 million in cash and pledges by Jan. 13, and the local organization is within $75,000.00 of this goal. YMCA Executive Director Gordon Brown stated,...
Police make arrest in armed robbery, burglary (01/05/11)
Monett Police working with Barry County deputies and citizens in Aurora arrested a Monett man on Jan. 1 in connection with an armed robbery and a separate burglary in Monett. Ronald Scott Adams, 43, was arrested outside a Monett residence on Jan. 1 after a brief pursuit by police. He is being held in the Barry County Jail on a $75,000 bond for alleged first degree robbery and burglary...
E-911 Board reviews budget (01/05/11)
The Barry County E-911 Emergency Services Board reviewed the 2010-11 fiscal year budget at its regularly scheduled meeting on Dec. 20. Barry County E-911 is currently operating on a $1,138,561.98 budget. The emergency services board operates on a one-quarter-cent sales tax that voters approved in 2005...
Monett business owner killed in highway crash (01/05/11)
One of the owners of The Depot Bar and Grill in Monett was killed in a two-vehicle crash on Jan. 1. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Joseph Warren Russell, 31, of Springfield, was driving a Ford Edge eastbound in the westbound lane of Interstate 44 sometime after 6 a.m...
Bridal show is Saturday (01/05/11)
Ladies searching for the perfect bridal or prom dress won't have far to travel thanks to the organizers of the second annual bridal and prom show, A Formal Affair, scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 8 at the Pate Early Childhood Center in Aurora. Area business owners will showcase their merchandise and professional services to local women from 10 a.m. ...
Monett starts off new year with a win (01/05/11)
The Monett Lady Cubs basketball team scored the game's first 11 points and never looked back, defeating the Joplin Lady Eagles 62-36 in Joplin Monday night. "We talked about starting fast and I thought we did a good job of accomplishing that goal," said Monett Head Coach Derrek Uhl. "Joplin tried to use a one-three-one zone to slow us down, and I thought we did a good job of attacking it."...
Pierce City downs Greenfield 60-37 (01/05/11)
The Pierce City Lady Eagles basketball team started off the new year on the right path with a 60-37 win over Greenfield Tuesday night. "We played extremely well he first half," said Pierce City Head Coach Chelsea Perry. "We established out offense and were able to everything we wanted."...
Back in the Good Old Days for Jan. 5 (01/05/11)
NINETY YEARS AGO Jan. 5, 1921 EIGHTY YEARS AGO Jan. 5, 1931 SEVENTY YEARS AGO Jan. 5, 1941 SIXTY YEARS AGO Jan. 5, 1951 FIFTY YEARS AGO Jan. 5, 1961 FORTY YEARS AGO Jan. 5, 1971 THIRTY YEARS AGO Jan. 5, 1981 TWENTY YEARS AGO Jan. 5, 1991 TEN YEARS AGO...
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