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Stories from Thursday, January 27, 2011

R-1 board focuses on financial future (01/27/11)
The Monett R-1 Board of Education reviewed the school district's financial picture in light of Governor Jay Nixon's budget proposal during the January board meeting. "The good news for K-12 (kindergarten through high school) education is the governor is asking the legislature to approve level funding for education," said Superintendent Dr. John Jungmann. "Level funding means no drastic reduction in services at the beginning."...
Dining event sets new records (01/27/11)
Ambulance District prepares for 2011 (01/27/11)
The Barry-Lawrence Ambulance District addressed financial issues at its January meeting to prepare for the new year. Board members amended their budget for 2010 to reflect actual spending to close the year. The office manager's report showed the district had $467,755 in accounts with its collection agency by the end of the year...
BarCo native named Curator (01/27/11)
A Barry County native has been named to the University of Board of Curators by Gov. Jay Nixon. Donald L. Cupps, an attorney from Cassville, was appointed to the board by the governor yesterday. For the rest of the story, see the print edition of The Monett Times...
MMS Cubs drop pair to Carl Junction (01/27/11)
The Monett Middle School seventh grade Cubs fell 42-37 in overtime to Carl Junction Monday night. Down by 6 points with two minutes to play, the Cubs stepped up the defensive pressure and even took a one-point lead with 20 seconds to play. The Cubs' Logan Coones was fouled and calmly sank two free throws to give the Monett a three-point lead...
Local running events are on the horizon (01/27/11)
Area road runners are anxiously awaiting the beginning of the 2011 season. There are always a few random races in January for the weather-resistant crowd, but for most southwest Missouri and northwest Arkansas runners, the official racing year begins with the classic Polar Bear Races at Bolivar in early February.
Monett Cubs youth wrestling has busy, productive weekend (01/27/11)
The Monett Youth Wrestling Club traveled to Carl Junction Saturday and Sunday for the Bulldog Open and Novice Tournament
Verona wins, claims third place in Marionville Tourney (01/27/11)
The Verona Lady Wildcats claimed third place in the Marionville Lady Comet Classic with a 57-51 win over Ash Grove on Wednesday night.
Mocha Jo's Idol, concerts, plays, contests offered for four-states entertainment for Jan. 28 to Feb. 4 (01/27/11)
This week in Monett: The finals for the second annual Mocha Jo's Idol Contest will be held at 7 p.m. on Saturday at Mocha Jo's, 404 E. Broadway. Finalists are Ben Nelson and Katy Moon from Neosho, Phillip Roller from Purdy, and Lacy Nelson from Pierce City...
Richard Murphy (01/27/11)
Richard Lloyd Murphy, age 79, of Golden, died on Tuesday, Jan. 25 at his home in Emerald Beach. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 29 at the Golden Baptist Church. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of the White Funeral Home in Cassville...
Otis Fulbright (01/27/11)
Otis Emanuel Fulbright, age 86, of Mt. Vernon, died at 12:35 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 26 at St. John's Hospital in Springfield. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 28 at the Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon with burial following at the Mt. Vernon IOOF Cemetery. A visitation will be held from 9:30 until 11 a.m. prior to the service...
Mary Cleveland (01/27/11)
Mary L. Cleveland, age 89, of Aurora, died at 1:25 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 26 at St. John's Hospital-Aurora. A graveside service, under the direction of Crafton-Cantrell Funeral Home, in Aurora, will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 29 at the Maple Hill Cemetery, 2301 S. 34th St., Kansas City, Kan...
Lula Culver (01/27/11)
Lula O. Culver, 94, of Monett, died at home on Jan. 26. No services are planned at this time. Arrangements are under the care of Bennett- Wormington Funeral Home Monett, Missouri.
Laura Able (01/27/11)
Laura Able, age 83, of Monett, died on Thursday, Jan. 27, at Cox South Hospital in Springfield. A full obituary will be posted at a later date. Arrangements are under the care of Bennett-Wormington Funeral Home in Monett.
David Peck (01/27/11)
David L. Peck, age 81, of Eagle Rock, died at 7:45 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 26. Memorial services will be held in the spring. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville.
Billie Mizer (01/27/11)
Billie James Mizer, 78, of Wichita, KS, passed away Monday, Jan. 24, 2011. Viewing is Jan. 27 from 4 until 8 p.m., with family present from 6 until 7 p.m. at Ryan Mortuary, 137 N. 8th in Salina, KS. Funeral services are Jan. 28 at 10:30 a.m. at Emmanuel Foursquare Church, 1325 E. Cloud in Salina, KS. Graveside services will follow at Gypsum Hill Cemetary...
Aubrey Thomas (01/27/11)
Mr. Aubrey Thomas, age 91, of Monett, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 27, at Dade County Nursing Home in Greenfield, MO. Visitation will be held on Monday, Jan. 31, from noon till 1 p.m. at Bennett-Wormington Funeral Home. Graveside services will follow at 2 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 31, at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery near Butterfield, MO...
Springfield, MO- Livestock Marketing Center: Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 1/26/11 (01/27/11)
Joplin Regional Stockyards: Cow and Bull Auction Close for 1/26/11 (01/27/11)
Missouri Weekly Hay Summary Week ending 1/28/11 (01/27/11)
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