Local livestock, forage producers shine at Ozark Empire FairLocal cattle ranchers and dairymen were well-represented at this year’s Ozark Empire Fair, which runs through Saturday. For more photos of the event, got to:...
Several weekend crashes result in multiple injuriesOfficers with the Monett Police Department had a busy weekend investigating traffic crashes that occurred between Friday afternoon and late Sunday night. The first occurred at 2:44 p.m. on Friday at...
- City adopts resolution encouraging masking
- Monett proves pivotal in sheriff race
- Alternative Educational Academy finds successes
- Drury GO Monett Campus begins fall classes Aug. 20
- Disposition hearings set Monday for two connected to local murder
- Former Halltown man sentenced to 4 years
- News in brief
- Health departments meet with local schools (8/5/20)
- Pierce City offers options for returning students (8/5/20)
- Barry County Youth Camp loses all (8/5/20)
- News in brief (8/5/20)
- Barry County’s cases hold steady at 26 new, less in isolation (8/4/20)
- Moon heading to State Senate (8/4/20)
- Boggs captures LawCo state rep race (8/4/20)1
- Boyd ousts Davis for sheriff (8/4/20)
- Schad landslides to win (8/4/20)1
- 2020 Unofficial Lawrence County election results (8/4/20)
- 2020 Unofficial Barry County results (8/4/20)
- Fairview man injured in wreck (8/4/20)
- Barry County announces 2nd COVID-19 death (8/3/20)
- Health departments meet with local schools
- Several weekend crashes result in multiple injuries
- Pierce City offers options for returning students
- Barry County’s cases hold steady at 26 new, less in isolation
- Barry County Youth Camp loses all
- Boyd ousts Davis for sheriff
- 2020 Unofficial Lawrence County election results
- Parent, staff surveys part of district’s planning
- Third George’s employee tests positive for COVID-19
- 17 new cases of COVID-19 identified in Barry County
- Making sure all can playThe Missouri State High School Activities Association (MSHSAA) Board of Directors met virtually on Tuesday to discuss schools’ eligibilty options for the upcoming fall sports season. Among the topics discussed were granting relief of two by-laws and a Board Policy; granting relief of the MSHSAA Constitution allowing schools not meeting in-person to participate in MSHSAA activities; allowing virtual competitions in activities with the technological capabilities and modifying the release date for Fall Classification and District Assignments, and other topics.. ...
Ozark Empire Fair 2020 (8/8/20)
Freedom and Fireworks 2020 (7/8/20)
Verona High School Graduation 2020 (6/24/20)
Monett High School Graduation 2020 (6/13/20)
MHS seniors caravan (5/8/20)
Trinity Lutheran Carnival 2020 (3/11/20)
Roaring River Opening Day 2020 (3/4/20)
Cubs in the medal rounds (2/22/20)
Local Entertainment and EventsUPDATED JULY 28: Here is an updated list through August of major concert venues and theaters,from Kansas City to Fort Smith, Ark., from Tulsa, Okla. to St. Louis, plus casino concerts in southwest Missouri and Oklahoma. MANY REOPENINGS AND DATES HAVE CHANGED for the next upcoming shows, and many cancellations of events through August and September are noted.
Lorene Jones (8/8/20)Lorene “Orchie”(Moller) Jones, 92, of Monett, died Thursday, Aug. 6. Graveside services were held Friday, Aug. 7, at the I.O.O.F. Cemetery, Monett. Arrangements were entrusted to Buchanan Funeral...
Florida Lane (8/8/20)Florida Corene Lane, of Aurora, died Saturday, July 25, at Mercy Hospital in Springfield. No services are planned. Arrangements are under the direction of the Crafton-Cantrell Funeral Home in...
Lori Moots (8/8/20)Lori Jean Kruger Moots, 63, of Miller, died at 11:46 p.m. on Friday, April 10, at her home. A celebration of Lori’s life will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020, at the Round Grove Baptist...
Jesse Swadley (8/8/20)Jessie Dean Swadley, 70, of Aurora, died Saturday, Aug. 1. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 9, at the Leann Cemetery south of Aurora. Arrangements are under the direction of...
Harold “Doc” Watson, Jr. (8/8/20)Harold Herbert “Doc” Watson, Jr., 67, of Eagle Rock, died Sunday, Aug. 2. No services are scheduled at this time. Cremation arrangements are under direction of Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville.
Col. John Erwin Borel (8/5/20)Army Colonel (Retired) John Erwin Borel passed away July 31, 2020, at Overland Park Regional Hospital, Overland Park, Kansas. John was born September 14, 1947, to John and Marie Borel in Kansas City,...
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