Southwest Little Theatre showcases two nights of student talent
The Southwest Little Theatre will present A Night of Scenes: Vaudeville Night at 6:30 p.m., Friday, Jan. 29, and A Night of One-Acts: The Competition at 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 30. Friday's performances for A Night of Scenes: Vaudeville Night provides audience members a night of comedy, presented by the SLT Junior High Performers. The evening's entertainment will also include one dramatic scene about Anne Frank, which was written by the students...
Purdy Middle School announces honor roll
Officials at Purdy Middle School have released the names of students listed to the second quarter honor roll for the 2015-16 academic year. Students are listed by grade level and achievement. Fifth grade: Monserat Alvarez, Destiny Clevenger, Carlee Deditius, Ezequiel Garcia, Bosten Goetz, Lizbeth Gonzalez, Alli Hayes, Daxon Henry, Lisa Lee, Makayla Mazza, Destry Patton and Alexa Paxtor...
Cassville students give gifts from the heart
Cassville High School FBLA members wanted to show their fellow students how much they care this holiday season by donating several gifts to local children within the district in hopes of distributing some Christmas joy.
Cassville student takes first place in competition
Sydney Olbertz, a Cassville High School business student, recently won first place at the Missouri Southern State University Media Showcase with an animation video she created in her multimedia course.
Pet of the Week
This week's pet of the week at the Haven of the Ozarks is Swee'Pea, a special cat, and we have no idea why no one has taken her home yet.
Barry County Court News
Ricky Alvarado, Springdale, Ark., six months probation for careless driving/accident. Michael Ash, Marionville, one year probation and court costs for driving with a revoked license. Emily Aileen Barnes, Seligman, $191.50 and one year probation for driving with a revoked license, a financial responsibility violation, displaying the plates of another person and failure to register a vehicle...
Cassville FFA members attend national convention
Members of the Cassville FFA Chapter recently traveled to Louisville, Ky., for the 88th National FFA Convention and Expo.
5th-graders duct tape principal to wall
Fifth-grade students at Cassville Intermediate School had the best overall attendance for the intermediate building for second quarter.
Cassville announces Eunice Thomas Elementary attendance awards
Students from Eunice Thomas Elementary School in Cassville were recognized for having the best attendance in November.
Mr., Miss Merry Christmas candidates named at Cassville High School
Cassville High School recently announced the names of its Mr. and Miss Merry Christmas candidates.
Barry County court
John Breyel, Verona, six months probation for failure to yield at an intersection; $10 for a seat belt violation. Christian Ray Dunegan, Wheaton, six months probation for operating a vehicle in a careless manner/accident. Gary Lee Farsone, six months probation for failure to register a vehicle and a seat belt violation...
Cassville municipal court
Alexia J. Belisle, Cassville, $150 for stealing. Alyssa Nicole Boughner, Cassville, $150 for stealing. Evan Nicholas Cowfer, Cassville, $100 for failure to register a vehicle. Christopher Shawn Ferguson, Purdy, $300 for disorderly conduct. Gina Renee Norris, Cassville, $75.50 for failure to register a vehicle...
Cassville Students of Month recognized
The following Cassville Primary students were recognized for October's Students of the Month.
New chamber board members installed
Cassville High School Principal Jeff Swadley, Barry County Advertiser Sports Reporter Rachael Freeman, Dr. Greg Johnson of Johnson Chiropractic Sports and Wellness Clinic, and Commerce Bank Commercial Administrative Assistant Skyler Beebe, were accepted as new board members for the Cassville Chamber of Commerce at a meeting Tuesday...
Silver Leaf Club basket winner drawn
The winning ticket for the GFWC Silver Leaf Benefit Club gift basket offered at the annual Cassville Chili and Salsa Cook-off was held by Charlene Berman, of Grove, Okla. Proceeds from the drawing will be used to support local charities.
Fishers receive November's Eddie Award
The Cassville Cruisers car club presented Rick and Heidi Fisher the Eddie Award at the Nov. 14 Cruise-In.
Pet of the Week
This week's pet of the week at the Haven of the Ozarks is Hero, beautiful and gentle young kitty who is currently residing at Haven of the Ozarks.
Community Foundation gives $5,737 to 8 organizations
Eight local community organizations recently received grants from the Cassville Community Foundation.
Fohn bull named Breeders Cup Reserve Grand Champion
L&N Thundercloud 424 P recently won the Charolais Breeders Cup Reserve Grand Champion Bull at the 2015 American Royal Livestock Show in Kansas City.
Studivans receive Eddie Award
The Cassville Cruisers car club presented Grover and Donna Studivan the Eddie Award at the October cruise-in.
Pet of the Week
This week's pet of the week at the Haven of the Ozark's is Harvey, a gorgeous Pit Bull mix.
Marching band finishes season strong
Band students from 25 area high schools gathered at Mt. Vernon High School on Nov. 3 to audition for the SWMMEA All-District Honor Band.
Cassville Intermediate School students show perseverance
Cassville Intermediate students who exemplified the character trait of perseverance were chosen for the month of October.
Students recognized for great attendance
The following Cassville Primary students were recognized in October for having the best attendance.
Participants display art creations
Participant Joseph Schnell stands beside his painting behind him entitled "Fish in Water" at the Cassville Branch Library.