Security Abstract purchased
Security Abstract in Cassville changed ownership last week, as Allison Angel took over the business on the courthouse square. Angel said she has been financial manager of her husband's accounting business for 20 years and was looking for a new challenge when she heard Donna Hayes-Malloms, former owner of Security Abstract, was selling her business. ...
New Arvest manager named in Shell Knob
SHELL KNOB -- Arvest Bank is pleased to announce that Stefanee Sanders has been named as Branch Manager in Shell Knob. Sanders started working for Arvest as a teller at the Shell Knob location in 2007, then was promoted to financial services representative in 2008 and to assistant manager in 2010. In 2012, she moved to the branch manager position with the Berryville, Ark., Supercenter Arvest Bank, where she remained until she returned back to Shell Knob at the first of April...
39-year employee retires from Regal
Regal Beloit in Cassville recently announced the retirement of one of its long-time employees. Ron Phillips announced his retirement from Regal on April 4. He had been a part of the Regal team for 39 years; starting in 1975. With his newly-found free time, Ron plans to enjoy camping and fishing, and he hopes to start some woodworking projects at home...
TrueCare Assisted Living holds Grand Opening
On Thursday, the community is invited to celebrate the TrueCare Assisted Living Grand Opening. Visitors will have the chance to meet TrueCare CEO, Garold Maxfield; company President, Mark Maxfield; the resident care staff; and the corporate decorating team. The event will include tours the building, snacks, and musical entertainment from 2-6:30 p.m...
Kornerstone in Shell Knob offering class
Kornerstone's Teen Mom program now has on staff a certified infant massage educator. Jaynee Langley, a certified Doula/Advocate for Kornerstone's teen program, recently received this certification through Baby's First Massage, a research-based infant massage training program...
Cassville man honored by Shelter Insurance
Terry DeGraffenreid, Shelter Insurance Companies agent in Cassville, has been honored as one of Shelter's highest achieving sales representatives, based on overall 2013 agency operations. The Champion designation recognizes members of a select group of Shelter agents who demonstrate the highest overall excellence in insurance services and meet corporate standards of sound agency operation during the previous year...
Arvest Bank names new Community Lender
Arvest Bank has announced Whitney Harrison has joined Arvest Bank in Cassville as a community bank lender, specializing in agriculture lending. Harrison has previously worked as a loan application analyst in the Silverlake Implementations department for Jack Henry and Associates, and as a financial services officer for FCS Financial...
Cr-ose Cafe opens in Cassville
Cr-ose Cafe, owned and operated by Stu and Laveta Crowe, is the newest member of the Cassville Area Chamber of Commerce and now accepts Cassville Cash. Originally opened in Washburn, the Crowes moved to Cassville in January, and the cafe is open Mondays through Saturdays from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m., and on Sundays from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Cr-ose Cafe specializes in breakfast and lunch items, also offering a banquet room for large groups. For more information, people may call 417-847-1010...
Two Cassville Regal associates retire
Two associates of the Regal-Beloit Corporation in Cassville, Vickie Foster and Judy England, have announced their retirements. Foster had been a part of the Regal team since 1993 before her retirement on Jan. 3. After 20 years of work, she plans to enjoy being home relaxing and finishing up some recent renovations there...
Shell Knob golf course hires new general manager
Kings River Golf Course has announced the addition of Jason Jones, of Evansville, Ind., a the new general manager and course pro. Jones played collegiate golf at Ball State University in Muncie, Ind., and upon completion of his eligibility, played touring professional golf for six years. He has competed in several professional tours including NGA Hooters Tour and Gateway Tour...
Cassville License Office contract awarded
The Office of Administration, in conjunction with the Missouri Department of Revenue, has awarded the management contract for the Cassville License Office to Rebecca Brown, of Cassville. Brown has operated the office since 1981, and the office will remain at its current location, 700 Main St., Suite 1...
Cassville Chamber welcomes Paragon Architecture
Paragon Architecture, located at 430 S. Glenstone Ave. in Springfield, has joined the Cassville Area Chamber of Commerce. Paragon Architecture has provided architectural services in Missouri since 2010 and is united by a common strategy: a reputation for creative thinking and focused expertise in design. The Paragon approach brings the whole team to the drafting table, focusing on the clients' needs, the firm's knowledge and consultants wisdom to meet the specific needs of each project...