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Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015


Participants display art creations (11/25/15)
Participant Joseph Schnell stands beside his painting behind him entitled "Fish in Water" at the Cassville Branch Library.
Wheaton FFA members meet Congressman Billy Long (11/25/15)
Members of the Wheaton FFA attended the FFA Washington Leadership Conference, which was held at the Omni Shore Hotel in Washington, D.C., during the week of July 21 thru July 26.
FBLA Promotes Seatbelt Safety (11/25/15)
Cassville FBLA is very busy this year with a statewide campaign in partnership with Mercy hospitals called "SaveMOLives."
Students of the Month announced (11/25/15)
Officials at Eunice Thomas Elementary School in Cassville have announced September Students of the Month.
Pet of the Week (09/30/15)
This week's pet of the week at the Haven of the Ozarks is Pablo Picasso, a big bundle of love and happiness.
Speakers conclude library summer reading program (09/30/15)
To conclude the Summer Reading Club at the Barry-Lawrence Regional Library, two area authors made presentations. Author, radio personality and songwriter Woody P. Snow spoke at the Show-Me Plaza in Cassville.
Wedding announcement (09/30/15)
Scott and Gale Spencer, of Poplar Bluff, formerly of Cassville, announce the up-coming wedding of their daughter, Whitney Gale, of Fayetteville, Ark., to Eric Michael Arthur, of Fayetteville, Ark., son of Mike and Becky Arthur, of Little Rock, Ark.
Barry County Court (09/30/15)
Roger Dale Balch, Cassville, one year probation for careless driving/accident; $10 for a seat belt violation. Shawn Bender, Webb City, one year probation and court costs for increasing speed while being passed. James W. Blakeney, Pierce City, $82.50 for defective equipment...
Pet of 
the Week (09/16/15)
This week's pet of the week at the Haven of the Ozarks is Soccer, an 8-year-old border collie mix that loves life.
Students of the Month (09/16/15)
Officials at Wheaton High School have announced August Students of the Month.
Purdy High School Class of 1985 gathers for reunion (09/16/15)
The Purdy High School Class of 1985 recently celebrated its 30-year reunion.
OACAC foster grandparent program seeks volunteers (09/16/15)
The Ozarks Area Community Action Corporation Foster Grandparent Program is seeking volunteers to work with children at schools, daycares, Head Start Centers, and youth centers in their community. Volunteers receive a nutritious meal each day, annual physical exams, accident/liability insurance, and fellowship. Additional benefits for those meeting income guidelines include an hourly, non-taxable stipend, reimbursement for travel, holiday pay, and funeral, sick 
and annual leave...
Shell Knob VFW hosts essay contest (09/16/15)
The Veterans of Foreign Wars Posts in Monett and Shell Knob encourage area public and home schooled students in grades 6-12 to enter nationwide, patriotic essay contests before Nov. 1. This year's contests encourages youth to think about different aspects of their country...
Barry County Court (09/09/15)
Nicholas A. Granger, Purdy, $90.50 for speeding and a seat belt violation. George Dustin Hagebusch, Stark City, one year probation and obtain a driver's license within one year for no valid driver's license. Katherine Hepting, Lee's Summit, $81.50 for defective equipment...
Grissoms named BarCo Farm Family (09/09/15)
Joe and Nancy Grissom, of Purdy, were among the 110 families honored during the Missouri State Fair's Farm Family Day Aug. 17.
Chadd wins rifle (09/09/15)
Jim Chadd, of Cassville, was the winner of the Henry Commemorative Rifle, Railroad Edition, which was drawn at the 57th annual Wheaton Fireman's Barbecue, held Aug. 29.
Monett couple has baby girl (09/09/15)
Scott and Teri Shorter, of Monett, announce the birth of their first child, Hope Elizabeth Shorter, born July 31, weighing 7 pounds and measuring 20 inches.
Pet of the Week (09/09/15)
This week's pet of the week at the Haven of the Ozarks is Splinter, a beautiful, happy boy that just turned one year old.