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Stories from Friday, October 7, 2011

Nixon praises Purdy schools in visit (10/07/11)
Governor Jay Nixon and his wife, Georganne, visited the Purdy R-2 School District on Wednesday to extend congratulations for the high school achieving acceptance into the A+ program. Nixon had been in Joplin to discuss restoration of trees following the May 22 tornado. He flew into the Monett airport and made trips to both Purdy and Exeter...
Programs presented for Fire Prevention Week (10/07/11)
National Fire Prevention Week will be Oct. 9 through Oct. 15. During this time, attention is focused on promoting fire safety and prevention. On Oct. 11, the Monett Fire Department will be taking fire trucks to the Monett Elementary School from 8:30 a.m. to noon. On Oct. 13, the fire department will set off fire alarms at the Monett Middle School at 9 a.m. Fire trucks will be at the St. Lawrence Catholic School from 1 to 3 p.m...
Monett airport activity logs slight decline (10/07/11)
Activity at the Monett Municipal Airport from June through September leveled off from the sharp upward trend that started in early 2010. The busiest four months of the year held the trend through August but dropped off in September. For the first nine months of the year, total flights and landings at the Monett airport during weekday business hours are down by 5 percent...
Monett Community Church first service held in new building (10/07/11)
Monett Community Church held its first service in the new building, located on Business 60 across from Ramey Supermarket, on Oct. 2. Construction of the new building began approximately one year ago and was completed on Sept. 26. The building is 12,000 square feet and includes a sanctuary that will seat up to 350 people, with a state-of-the-art sound system. ...
Stream samplings show water safety (10/07/11)
The Lawrence County Health Department has received a sub-grant through the Environmental Resources Coalition for the Springfield-Branson Regional Onsite Wastewater Project. To fulfill the requirements within the sub-grant, the Lawrence County Health Department is monitoring several locations of the Spring River and creeks and tributaries that run into Spring River within the county. ...
LawCo eateries receive inspections in September (10/07/11)
The Environmental Services division of the Lawrence County Health Department inspected 51 area food service establishments during the month of September. Of that group, 25 establishments had critical violations, 11 had no critical or non-critical violations and 16 had only non-critical violations...
Students of the Week at Monett Elementary School (10/07/11)
Monett Elementary School has announced Students of the Week for Oct. 4.
Big Brother Big Sister update presented (10/07/11)
An update of the Big Brother Big Sister program was presented at the recent Monett R-1 Board of Education meeting. The program is currently underway at the Monett Middle School campus. Those interested in becoming a volunteer can call Chapman at 417-689-0395 or Noll-Meyer at 235-6228...
Menus for school, Senior Centers Oct. 10-14 (10/07/11)
CENTRAL PARK AND MONETT ELEMENTARY Key: SC - Smart Choice entree item (16 grams of fat or less.) HM - Homemade fresh in the Opaa! Kitchen. WG - Whole Grain item. Monday - Breakfast: French toast, cereal or oatmeal. Lunch: 1. Tony's pizza. 1. BBQ rib on bun. 3. Popcorn chicken chef salad w/WG breadsticks...
Diamond - TS Whites sheep and goat sale: Monthly Sheep and Goat Auction for 10/06/11 (10/07/11)
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