[Masthead] Fair ~ 75°F  
High: 85°F ~ Low: 69°F
Friday, Aug. 26, 2016


Pet of the Week (08/24/16)
Beans is the Haven of the Ozarks pet of the week. She is a three-year-old Lab mix.
Crowder College to offer free AEL classes (08/17/16)
Adult Education and Literacy (AEL) classes, offered through Crowder College, are set to begin in Cassville, Monett and Seligman. Classes include instruction for the following areas: academic skills including math, language, social studies, science, and reading; high school equivalency prep, college placement prep; WorkKeys prep for the National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC); ASVAB prep; college and career transitions...
32nd annual Hillbilly Industrial Golf Tournament announces winners (08/17/16)
The 32nd annual Hillbilly Industrial Golf tournament was held Aug. 4 and 5 at the Cassville Golf Club.
Burbridge Family holds seventh bi-annual family reunion (08/17/16)
The Burbridge Family held its seventh bi-annual family reunion in July at Fairview Church in Shell Knob. At the event, 76 family members enjoyed a slide-show, door prizes, and a catered dinner provided by Zanetta Campbell and Karlton Burbridge. The following family members were in attendance:...
Memorial garden dedication honors Eakin (08/17/16)
The Melba Eakin Memorial Garden dedication was held at Central Crossing Senior Center in Shell Knob July 12, with a crowd of over 100 in attendance.
CASK displays unique 'mini-art' postcards, offers August classes (08/17/16)
Now that Jim Hoover's special event artwork has left the building, which was on display for viewers during July, "mini art" from around the world has arrived including postcards from over 20 countries, 10 states, and 13 second-graders from Shell Knob. Over 100 postcards were displayed from 5 to 8 p.m. during the group's Open Reception event Aug. 5. This year's theme is, "Weather," and the postcards shown are from Canada, Austria, and Russia...
Pet of the Week (08/17/16)
Hena is the Haven of the Ozarks' Pet of the Week.
Barry County circuit court (08/17/16)
Jason Wayne Rayburn, Cassville, failure to register motor vehicle, $30.50 fine Joseph Lee Roden, possession of marijuana, $300 fine plus court costs Nicole D. Stringer-Hunter, Cassville, failure to wear seat belt, $10 fine Randy Lee Walker, Kirksville, failure to pay child support, two years unsupervised probation, plus pay support per agreement...
Municipal court (08/17/16)
Michael S. Vzlik, Shell Knob, failure to obey traffic control devices, $50.50 fine Melissa R. Carter, Exeter, receive stolen property, $150.50 fine Mitchell E. Davidson, Cassville, failure to register vehicle, $300 fine Devin K. Jackson, Cassville, no insurance, $150.50 fine...
Mercy Caritas gives $14,000 to Kornerstone (08/10/16)
Doug Stroemel, hospital administrator of Mercy Cassville, Aurora and Berryville, Ark., hands Marlene Whitham, Kornerstone, Inc. director, a check for $14,000 for the support of the organization's ministry for teen parents.
Pet of the Week (08/10/16)
Meet Brett, the Haven of the Ozarks' pet of the week. This handsome boy is one-year-old Heeler mix.
Residents enjoy 'down home' time at first cowboy picnic (08/03/16)
Good food, good entertainment and good times were had at the Central Crossing Senior Center's first "cowboy" picnic last Friday. Among the festivities were Bluegrass entertainment provided by The Turkey Mountain 3 band, and Branson performer and trick roper, Johnny Lonestar. In addition, several awards were roped in by guests for friendly, down-home competitions, including "Best-dressed Cowgirl," won by Myonza Kennedy, and a Watermelon Seed-Spitting contest, won by George Clute...
Central Crossing Senior Center in Shell Knob offers tasty, affordable meals (08/03/16)
If you haven't eaten at the Center or if it's been quite a while since you have, we encourage you to come on by and give it a try. These meals are prepared daily by our own head cook, Rebecca and assistant, Rita. In addition, volunteers come in daily and help serve and prepare. You won't find a better meal anywhere (maybe not even at home). The portions are beyond generous; the salad bar is extensive, and desert is included. Beyond all that, coffee and tea are available...
Mercy Cassville staff recognized with 5-Star Awards (08/03/16)
A team of professionals at Mercy Hospital Cassville recently received special recognition when they received several 5-Star Awards as a result of a patient survey reporting their experiences with the employees as part of the HCAHPS (Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems) survey...
CASK continues unique, creative activities (08/03/16)
In the middle of summer, vacations and picnics, CASK members, Creative Arts of Shell Knob, reports it is staying busy learning new things and sharing ideas. This summer, the group has had several Paint 'N Pours, workshops and shows in its special events room, and visitors are coming to the gallery. Paint 'N Pour events have included not just members, but grandchildren, children, and friends making special memories together...
Pet of the Week (08/03/16)
Commander is Haven of the Ozarks' pet of the week.
Municipal Court (08/03/16)
Drew A. Chadd, Cassville, failure to register vehicle, $75.50 fine Jan Ellen Christ, Monett, defective equipment, $100 fine Jeffrey Alan Crumpler, Jr., Cassville, possession of drug paraphernalia, $150 fine, possession marijuana, $150 fine Richard D. Davis, Cassville, failure to register vehicle, $300 fine...
Cassville Cruisers present awards (07/27/16)
At their July Cruise-In, the Cassville Cruisers car club members presented Bill and Sharon Knapp with the Eddie Award for being chosen as the Best of the Bunch from 1961-1970 vehicles.
Pet of the week (07/27/16)
Loverboy is the Haven of the Ozarks' pet of the week.
Staff complete last of summer projects (07/27/16)
Custodians Katherine Long and Stan Boyd complete painting projects in the Cassville Primary and Middle School cafeterias.
Education briefs (07/27/16)
Emily Speakman of Cassville was named to the Central Methodist University Dean's List for the spring 2016 semester. Speakman is a senior pre-nursing major at the main campus in Fayette. The academic achievement is awarded only to students who meet all criteria required to earn a place on the CMU Dean's List, including a minimum 3.5 or above grade point average for spring 2016. ...
Gates sworn in as Rotary Club president (07/20/16)
New Cassville Rotary Club President Justin Gates receives the gavel from outgoing President Eugene Dilbeck, as he was sworn in on July 1.
Pet of the Week (07/20/16)
Marissa is the Haven of the Ozarks' featured pet of the week.
Purdy Class of '66 meets (07/20/16)
The Purdy Class of 1966 recently gathered for a class reunion. The group met at the Angus Branch Restaurant on June 25 to celebrate.
Barry County Court News (07/20/16)
Margo Marie Belisle, Eagle Rock, operating a vehicle without a license, six months unsupervised probation and court costs; failure to register a motor vehicle, $30.50 fine Kylan James Bruton, Cassville, $310 fine for speeding and failure to wear a seat belt...