Teens hold protest march in MonettA group of Monett High School students led a march on Wednesday to express solidarity with national protests over the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis and police violence in general. According to...
Voting busy in municipal, school electionDarlene Jenkins was one of more than 270 voters to cast ballots before noon on Tuesday at the First Presbyterian Church in Monett, the city’s Lawrence County polling place.
- Verona summer school schedule set
- Graduation Saturday for Purdy High School
- Smith retains Pierce City’s mayoral seat
- Bass, Carr, Williams win Monett school board seats
- Voters approve Barry-Lawrence Library tax
- Monett school bond passes to build new school
- Monett transportation sales tax passes easily
- Lee Jones, Stellwagen, Chapman take Pierce City School Board seats
- Traffic stop leads to felony drug charge
- Purdy man charged with sexual abuse
- Steady voter turnout at Pierce City polls
- VFW honors fallen veterans
- News in brief
- Unofficial Lawrence County Election Results (6/2/20)
- Unofficial Barry County Election results (6/2/20)
- LawCo COVID-19 cases recovered (6/2/20)
- Charges upgraded in Marionville murder (5/30/20)
- Aurora requests $2.5 million for dispatching (5/30/20)
- Berean holds socially distanced graduation (5/30/20)
- Pierce City school board candidates field questions (5/30/20)
- Unofficial Barry County Election results
- Unofficial Lawrence County Election Results
- LawCo COVID-19 cases recovered
- Pierce City school board candidates field questions
- Monett, Mount Vernon move to new wholesale electric power supplier
- Second crash in a week at same intersection
- Charges upgraded in Marionville murder
- Back in touch with heritage
- Berean holds socially distanced graduation
- Verona gym completion eyed for June
- Modified opening greets athletesThe summer weight lifting session finally began on Monday for Monett athletes, as the district opened for the first time since it was shuttered due to COVID-19 (coronavirus). “First off, we have smaller class sizes to aid in social distancing,” said Daryl Bradley, Monett athletic director. “We are stressing the six-foot distancing guidelines and are frequently sanitizing equipment.”...
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)
Championship night for state wrestling (2/22/20)
State wrestling: Quarterfinals (2/21/20)
Monett Christmas parade (12/16/19)
Verona Christmas parade (12/16/19)
Local Entertainment and EventsUPDATED JUNE 2: Here is a complete list 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, with dates and listings of the next upcoming shows, including reschedulings and reopenings. Status of major festivals for the summer are listed.
Kelsy Conard (6/3/20)Kelsy Kelly Conard, 37, of Wentworth, Mo., died at his home on Friday, May 29, 2020. Kelsy was born in Osceola, Mo., on Wednesday, June 23, 1982. He was the son of Tim Conard and Beckie (Shively)...
Ashley Krueger (6/3/20)Ashley LeAnne Krueger, 28, of Mt. Vernon, Mo., passed from this life suddenly and unexpectedly on Friday, May 29, 2020, while at her home. Ashley was born on November 3, 1991, in Springfield, Mo.,...
Dena Childress David (6/3/20)Dena Childress David, 76, of Pierce City, Mo., died peacefully in her sleep on Tuesday, March 31, 2020, at her home in Pierce City, Mo. Dena was born in Union, Miss., on Tuesday, Dec. 7, 1943. She...
Dorothy Bradford (6/3/20)Dorothy Gayle Bradford, 81, of Mt. Vernon, died at 9:57 p.m. on Friday, May 29, at her home. A private family service under the direction of the Beckwith Funeral Home in Jetmore, Kan., will be held...
David Frost (6/3/20)David Allen Frost, 74, of Seligman, died Saturday, May 23. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 4, at Seligman Cemetery in Seligman, under direction of Fohn Funeral Home in...
Joseph Auffert (5/30/20)Joseph (Joe) Auffert was born Sept. 23, 1952, in Monett, Mo., and died Wednesday, May 27, 2020, in Tahlequah, Okla. He was preceded in death by his father Leo Auffert; mother, Edna Pence Auffert;...
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