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Stories from Friday, January 7, 2011

Another tight budget planned for Barry County (01/07/11)
With sales tax revenues projected to be flat for the third consecutive year, Barry County commissioners plan to approve a conservative budget again this year. "We will probably budget the same as we have for the last few years," said Cherry Warren, Barry County presiding commissioner. "We are expecting to be flat on our sales tax projections again this year...
Schools receive awards (01/07/11)
Three local school districts have earned the prestigious "Performance with Distinction" Award from the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE). The Monett R-1, Purdy R-2 and Pierce City R-6 districts all met at least 13 of 14 performance standards in DESE's Annual Performance Report (APR)...
Idol contest is still open to area singers (01/07/11)
The 2011 Mocha Jo's Idol contest will begin on Saturday, Jan. 15 and continue for the next two Saturday nights on Jan. 22 and Jan. 29. Contrary to what was reported in yesterday's issue of The Monett Times, the final list of contestants for the 2011 contest has not been determined. Michaela Wallace and Whitney Dahlstrom both competed in 2010 and have not committed to participating in the 2011 contest...
Lady Cubs get another road victory (01/07/11)
After having their seven-game winning streak snapped in the Neosho Holiday Tournament, the Monett Lady Cubs basketball team has bounced back with two road wins. The Lady Cubs won 51-37 over Diamond Thursday night and improved to 9-4 on the season. "We needed to get these wins this week to get back on track," said Monett Head Coach Derrek Uhl. "Every win is great but to be able to go on the road and pick up a pair of wins, especially before conference play begins, in huge."...
Purdy Lady Eagles handle Miller (01/07/11)
Any doubts Purdy Coach Grant Young had about how his Lady Eagles squad would respond after a seven-day layoff were alleviated with an 88-29 victory over the Miller Lady Cardinals. "I thought we might have been just a little rusty in the first quarter," said Young. "But playing so many game to start our season prepared us to face this challenge."...
Monett Cubs wrestling drops pair at Republic double dual (01/07/11)
The Monett Cubs wrestling team dropped a pair of dual matches at Republic Thursday night. Against McDonald County, the Cubs won six of the 10 varsity matches and six of the eight JV matches. Winning individual matches against McDonald County for the Cubs were:...
Back in the Good Old Days for Jan. 7 (01/07/11)
100 YEARS AGO Jan. 7, 1911 NINETY YEARS AGO Jan. 7, 1921 EIGHTY YEARS AGO Jan. 7, 1931 SEVENTY YEARS AGO Jan. 7, 1941 SIXTY YEARS AGO Jan. 7, 1951 FIFTY YEARS AGO Jan. 7, 1961 FORTY YEARS AGO Jan. 7, 1971 THIRTY YEARS AGO Jan. 7, 1981 TWENTY YEARS AGO...
Wanda Marley (01/07/11)
Wanda Mae Martin Parsons Marley, 83, passed into God's arms on Wednesday, Jan. 5, and now rests peacefully and eternally in His presence and love. Wanda's family remembers their beloved mother and grandmother as God's beautiful child blessed with multiple talents, among them an amazing poetic/storytelling ability, keen dramatic talent, superb culinary skills, and innate creativity. ...
Gayle Eden (01/07/11)
Gayle McGloflin Eden, born Mary Ethyl Prock, wife of John E. Eden, adopted daughter of Margaret and Harold McGloflin, passed away Jan. 5, at her home in Paragould, AR, at the age of 76 following a long illness. She was born June 5, 1934 at Little Rock, AR. Gayle and John were married Dec. 20, 1958 in San Diego, CA where they lived until they moved to Paragould, AR in July, 2005...
Joplin Regional Stockyards: Cow and Bull Auction Close for 1/05/11 (01/07/11)
Joplin- Joplin Regional Stockyards: Special Wean-Vac and Source Verified Feeder Cattle Report for 1/6/2011 (01/07/11)
Diamond MO.-White's sheep and goat sale: Monthly Sheep and Goat Auction for 01/06/10 (01/07/11)
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