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Stories from Monday, April 11, 2011

Area woman dies in car-semi crash (04/11/11)
A Barry County woman is dead following a two-vehicle crash at 10:45 a.m. Friday. The collision occurred on Highway 112 five miles east of Cassville when an eastbound 2000 Chevrolet Malibu, driven by Anne L. Davis, 88, of Eagle Rock, collided head on with a westbound 2010 International semi truck, driven by Jason H. Hessee, 35, of Springfield, who was in the eastbound lane...
Great US ShakeOut to be held April 28 (04/11/11)
Missourians will observe the bicentennial of the New Madrid Earthquakes, which occurred in 1811 and 1812, this year with a statewide "ShakeOut" drill on April 28 and a five-day training exercise focused on coordinated local, state and federal response to a 7.7-magnitude New Madrid Seismic Zone (NMSZ) earthquake to be held May 16-20...
Tips offered for Monett Clean-Up (04/11/11)
The annual clean up effort in Monett will be held April 25 through May 6. Sanitation Department crews will cover the town in five different sections collecting large and small items being discarded. Sanitation Superintendent Russ Balmas offered suggestions to help crews...
Walking the Trail of Tears (04/11/11)
Ron Cooper, who is walking across Missouri in his personal trek over the Trail of Tears, stopped in Monett last week to share details of his experience. Cooper, an Arizona native and descendant of the Comanche nation, was welcomed by Ted Roller, a longtime Trail of Tears historian who organized the gathering at Happy House restaurant...
Lady Cubs take third at Aurora (04/11/11)
The Monett Lady Cubs took third place in the 10-team field at the Aurora Invitational last Thursday. Carl Junction was first with 125 points. Aurora finished second scoring 88 points. Monett recorded 78 points. "With every week comes faster times," said Monett Head Coach Melanie Mayberry. "We are definitely going in the right direction, and the girls are continuing to work very hard. I am quite satisfied with their effort and performances for this time of year."...
Monett tennis completes busy week of play (04/11/11)
The Monett Cubs tennis team took fifth place out of the eight teams at the Thomas Jefferson Tournament on Friday. "All of our boys have played at least 10 matches this past week," said Monett Head Coach Bob Crain. "There are a lot of blisters, sunburns and sore muscles. I am proud of the way they have continued to compete and work hard."...
Monett baseball takes fifth at Carthage Tourney (04/11/11)
The Monett Cubs baseball team (7-4) split their final two games in the Carthage Tournament. On Saturday, the Cubs defeated Nevada 13-5. Monett started strong with six runs in the first inning. Colten Phillips led off the inning with a double for the Cubs. Doug Aldridge followed with an RBI double. Marcus Enloe continued the hit parade with another RBI double and Jake Smith hit a sacrifice fly to score Enloe. Andy Hagedorn tripled, scoring Smith...
Walter Preston (04/11/11)
Walter Fred Preston, age 85, of Seligman, died on Thursday, April 7, at the Mercy Medical Center in Rogers, Ark. Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, April 13, at 10 a.m. at the Seligman Cemetery with Military honors. Visitation will be held from 6 until 8 p.m. on Tuesday, April 12 at the White Funeral Home in Cassville...
Russell Seekamp (04/11/11)
Russell Eugene "Russ" Seekamp, age 71, of Aurora, died at 2:19 p.m. on Saturday, April 9, at St. John's Hospital in Springfield. Visitation will be held at the Crafton-Cantrell Funeral Home in Aurora from 6 until 8 p.m. on Tuesday, April 12.
Burness Pendergrass (04/11/11)
Burness Pendergrass, age 41, of Dundee, Fla., passed away on April 5, 2011 There will be no memorial services held. Burness will rest beside his mother at IOOF Cemetery in Monett. The complete paid obituary was published in the April 11 issue of the Monett Times Newspaper...
Lewis Clemons (04/11/11)
Lewis "Doyle" Clemons, age 88, of Wheaton, died at 9:10 p.m. on Friday, April 8. Graveside services with military honors were held at on Monday, April 11, in Pineville Cemetery, under direction of McQueen Funeral Home, in Wheaton.
Lenora Moudy (04/11/11)
Lenora M. (Brandon) Langston Moudy, age 82, of Cassville, died at 3:45 p.m., on Saturday, April 9, in Cassville Health Care and Rehabilitation. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., on Friday, April 15, in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Burial will be in Mineral Springs Cemetery, near Cassville...
Mary Herriman (04/11/11)
Mary Ann Herriman, age 91, of Springfield, MO, formerly of Monett, passed away on Friday, March 8, 2011, while at Carthage Health and Rehab Center in Carthage, MO. Arrangements have been entrusted to Buchanan Funeral Home, Monett, MO. The Complete paid obituary was published in the April 11 issue of the Monett Times Newspaper...
Faye Fleischman (04/11/11)
Faye Pendergrass Fleischman, age 92, of Aurora, died on April 6, at the Aurora Nursing Home. A memorial service will be held at the Aurora Nursing Home in Aurora at 10 a.m. on Friday, April 15. Private burial will be at a family cemetery in Barry County at a later date. The Crafton-Cantrell Funeral Home in Aurora has conducted arrangements...
Gretchen Cameron (04/11/11)
Gretchen L. Cameron, age 91, of Purdy, died at 7:10 a.m. on Monday, April 11. Arrangements are incomplete, under the care of Buchanan Funeral Home in Monett.
Anne Davis (04/11/11)
Anne "Lorene" Davis, age 88, of Eagle Rock, died on Friday, April 8. Graveside services wereheld at 2 p.m. Monday, April 11, in Munsey Cemetery, Eagle Rock, under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, in Cassville.
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