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Stories from Monday, July 30, 2012
Beating the Heat in Style (07/30/12)
Bruner Pharmacy begins remodeling effort (07/30/12)
Contractors hammered framing in place on Friday over the entrance to the former Jack Frost Printing/Front Page building at 319 E. Broadway as the first expansion step begins for Bruner Pharmacy. John Bruner said in 12 weeks the Hallmark store within Bruner Pharmacy will move next door as part of the business expansion that has been in the works for a year. Construction crews are framing the infrastructure for the Hallmark store, including a public restroom...
Crosslines needing food donations (07/30/12)
For over 40 years, Crosslines in Monett has been a beacon in the storm for struggling families and individuals who have hit a "rough patch" in the road. The organization has helped assist families with food, gasoline, medical supplies, clothing and household items...
Council considering $300,000 settlement in property litigation (07/30/12)
The Monett City Council is considering a settlement of a little over $300,000, with related fees, to resolve the damage suit by Jason and Jennifer Inman for unauthorized intrusion and damages to the couple's property in the Valley View subdivision. The Inmans' case dates back to 2004 and generated a legal file that reached 1,817 pages at the appeals level. ...
News In Brief (07/30/12)
The 24th annual Pierce City Car Show will be held on Saturday, Sept. 1, at the Pierce City South Park. Registration will be from 8 a.m. to noon. The fee to participate is $15. The top 75 vehicles will receive a trophy. For more information, call Kevin Hatfield at 417-850-0940...
Inmate dies in BC Jail (07/30/12)
Barry County Sheriff Mick Epperly has announced that an inmate being housed in the Barry County Jail died in his sleep on Thursday morning. In a press release, Epperly said that William Shove, 51, of Cassville, was housed in a cell alone. Shove was being treated for multiple health problems...
One killed, several injured in area wrecks (07/30/12)
An Aurora man is dead following a head-on collision on Highway Z about five miles east of Monett. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the crash occurred at 7:50 a.m. on Friday when the driver of a 1996 Ford Mustang, Clifford L. Woolman, 26, of Aurora, crossed the center line and struck a 2003 Chevrolet Impala, driven by Leann J. Steele, 42, of Crane, nearly head on...
Two-Vehicle Crash (07/30/12)
A two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Highway 60 and Kyler St. in Monett on Friday resulted in serious injuries to one of the drivers. Chelsea Jones, 18, of Monett, driving a northbound 2008 Chevrolet HHR was hit by an eastbound 2003 Kenworth semi-tractor from FMG Transport, driven by Rodney Wade, 51, of West Plains. ...
Drought Survival Tour in Barry County Aug. 14 (07/30/12)
The drought this summer has caused many headaches for farmers who are preparing to feed cattle this winter with little forage and hay on hand. The Barry County Extension Center is offering a tour on Tuesday, Aug. 14, near Pleasant Ridge, southeast of Monett, for farmers who want to discuss this issue and gain tips for surviving the drought...
Wilma Cantwell (07/30/12)
Wilma L. Cantwell, age 88, of Cassville, died at 11:16 a.m. Saturday, July 28. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, July 31, in Corinth Baptist Church, under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Burial will be in Corinth Cemetery, Cassville...
Russel May (07/30/12)
Russel Scott May, age 54, of Cassville, died at 9:50 a.m. Wednesday, July 25. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, July 30, in Mill Street Church of Christ, under direction of Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville. Burial will be in Maplewood Cemetery in Exeter...
Clifford Woolman (07/30/12)
Clifford Ray Woolman, III, age 26, of Aurora, died at 8:40 a.m. Friday, July 27, 2012. The family will receive friends at 6:30 P.M. Wednesday, August 1, in Clinkingbeard Funeral Home in Ava. Cremation arrangements were under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, of Cassville...
Georgia Dashner (07/30/12)
Georgia Frances Dashner, age 86, of Verona, died at 7:45 a.m. on Thursday, July 26, at the Aurora Nursing Center. Funeral services will be held at 8 a.m. on Wednesday, August 1, at the Crafton-Cantrell Funeral Home in Aurora. Burial will follow in the Maple Park Cemetery in Aurora...
Pheobe Baldwin (07/30/12)
Pheobe Sue Baldwin, 51, of Monett, died on Thursday July 26, at Mercy Hospital in Springfield. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced at a later date by Bennett-Wormington Funeral Home of Monett.
Cora Walters (07/30/12)
Cora Walters Cora Walters, age 99, of Monett, died on Saturday July 28, at Ozark Community Hospital in Springfield. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced at a later date by Bennett-Wormington Funeral Home of Monett.
Dale Burke (07/30/12)
W. Dale Burke, age 75, of Monett, Mo., passed from this life on Wednesday, July 25, 2012, following injuries sustained in an automobile accident in Monett. Dale was born on April 2, 1937 in Vanduser, Mo., the son of William R. and Wilma L. (Batts) Burke. ...
Barbara Stoll (07/30/12)
Barbara Adell Stoll, age 74, of Golden, died at 2:05 a.m., on Friday, July 27, in Red Rose Health and Rehabilitation Center in Cassville. No services are planned at this time. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville...
Jewell Bowles (07/30/12)
Jewell Isabell Bowles, age 92, of Miller, died at 6:55 p.m. on Tuesday, July 24, at the Mt. Vernon Place Care Center. A funeral service, under the direction of the Morris-Leiman-Mosher Funeral Home, was held at on Friday, July 27, at the Round Grove Baptist Church and burial was at the Round Grove Cemetery...