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Thursday, June 30, 2016
CHS scholarship recipients named (06/29/16)
Officials at Cassville High School have announced scholarship awards for the 2016 graduating seniors. Memory Barber -- Baker University Scholarship of Academic Merit; Little Joe Transplant Fund Scholarship; CHS A+ scholarship; and Barry County Youth Camp Scholarship...
Pet of the Week (06/29/16)
The Haven of the Ozarks featured pet of the week is Little Debbie. This beautiful, outgoing, and happy Border Collie mix is about seven-and-a-half years old.
Compassus recognizes local nursing assistant (06/22/16)
The Hospice Compassus program serving Monett and the surrounding areas is proud to recognize Stacey Green, of Seligman, during National Nursing Assistants Week, June 9-16, for providing the highest level of quality hospice care for patients and their families...
Pet of the Week (06/22/16)
Rosanna is the Haven of the Ozarks Pet of the Week.
Barry county court news (06/22/16)
Cody Eugene Wilderbuer, Cassville, three years probation for second degree assault. John Daniel Wilson, Eagle Rock, four years with the DOC for five counts of second degree burglary and four counts of theft of services or property. Cherie Allan Chitwood, Shell Knob, $67.50 for defective equipment...
Purdy fourth quarter honor roll students named (06/22/16)
Officials at Purdy High School have released the names of students listed to the fourth quarter honor roll for the 2015-16 academic year. Students are listed by grade level and achievement. Seniors: Umar Akhtar, Desirie Ennes, Brooke Farris, Mikala Fletcher, Breanna Keeler, Robbie Ortega, Abby Parsons, Maria Perez, Katie Real and Jonatan Salazar...
Pet of the Week (06/15/16)
This week's pet of the week at the Haven of the Ozarks is Rosanna, a pretty little girl, just over a year old and a likely a beagle mix. Rosanna arrived at the Haven pregnant and has finished raising her babies. She is now ready for a home of her own. ...
Cassville honor students named (06/15/16)
Officials at Cassville High School have released the names of students listed to the second semester honor roll for the 2015-16 academic year. Students are listed by grade level and achievement. Seniors: Alyssa Brewer, Brooke Cornell, Zachary Denton, Colton Dilbeck, Parker Dunker, Kourtney Greek, Lindsey Halterman, Jessica Haney, Andrew Hare, Jena Hilburn, Austin Holt, Dylan Klewer, Tawnie Nelson, Sydney Olbertz, Riley Wilson and Kiley Wolf...
Pet of the Week (06/08/16)
This week's pet of the week at the Haven of the Ozarks is Quinn, a gorgeous girl that about four years old and very sweet.
Cassville Education Fund presents awards (06/08/16)
The Cassville Education Fund has awarded Andrew Hoskins, Cassville High School's geography and government instructor, received $1,650 to purchase government and geography curriculum that will be utilized by ninth, 11th and 12th grade students.
Cassville hosts National Honor Society induction (06/08/16)
A total of 37 qualifying juniors and seniors were inducted into CHS National Honor Society Wednesday, April 20.
Southwest National Honor Society names new officers (06/08/16)
The Southwest High School chapter of National Honor Society held their new member induction and officer installation on Monday, April 18.
National Honor Society members named (06/08/16)
Exeter R-6 High School hosted its National Honor Society Induction April 18 with Lucretia Brattin, chapter advisor, prsenting seniors with their honor cords for graduation.
Pet of the Week (06/01/16)
This week's pet of the week at the Haven of the Ozarks is Coy, a very special dog that is about five years old.
Students of the Quarter named (06/01/16)
Officials at Exeter School District have announced Students of the Quarter for the fourth quarter.
Students of the Month (06/01/16)
Officials at Eunice Thomas Elementary School in Cassville have announced kindergarten Students of the Month for April.
Students achieve perfect attendance (06/01/16)
Officials at Eunice Thomas Elementary have announced classes with the best attendance for April.
A Matter of Balance class graduates (05/25/16)
Central Crossing Senior Center in Shell Knob hosted A Matter of Balance class for seniors in an effort to prevent injuries due to falls.
Primrose receives April's Eddie Award (05/25/16)
The Cassville Cruisers car club members selected Herb Primrose's 1940 Ford Opera Coupe for the "Eddie" Award at their first cruise in of the 2016 season.
Couple to wed (05/25/16)
Mr. and Mrs. David Driskell, of Vestavia Hills, Ala., and Mr. and Mrs. Matt Skinner, of Cassville, are pleased to announce the upcoming wedding of their children.
Perfect attendance (05/25/16)
The following 10 Cassville High School students did not miss a day of school all year long.
Cassville's top seniors recognized (05/25/16)
Cassville's Top 10 students were recognized at the school's traditional scholarship awards assembly for having the highest GPA's, however, this year, there was an extra student included in the mix.
Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon held (05/25/16)
In recognition of National Volunteer Appreciation Month, Barry County Museum hosted its annual Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon at the museum.
Central Crossing helps Hospice (05/25/16)
Sharon Clute, the Central Crossing Senior Center librarian, and her husband, George, recently assisted two hospice facilities in Springfield by delivering 150 cassette books on tape for use in their hospice programs.
REGAL associates honored at retirement (05/25/16)
Shirley Clevenger celebrated her retirement from Regal Beloit America, Inc., Oct. 6, 2015.
Primary students recognized for good attendance (05/18/16)
Each month, one class per-grade level at Eunice Thomas Elementary School is presented with a "Best Attendance" traveling trophy.
Cassville Teachers of the Year named (05/18/16)
Pamela Furguson-White, pre-school teacher at Eunice Thomas Elementary School in Cassville, was recently named 2015-2016 Teacher of the Year.
Powers is Outstanding FBLA Adviser (05/18/16)
Chelsea Powers, Cassville Middle School business teacher and Future Business Leaders of America adviser, was recently named Outstanding Middle Level FBLA Adviser for the state of Missouri during the Missouri State Leadership Conference.
14 students recognized for perfect attendance (05/18/16)
Fourteen Cassville Intermediate School students were recognized for having absolutely perfect attendance during the school year.
Business students excel at first state competition (05/18/16)
Cassville Middle School students from the Middle-Level Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) attended the group's state leadership conference in Springfield on April 25 for the first time and competed in events ranging from objective tests, writing a report over chapter projects, speaking events and creating documents in Microsoft Excel, Word, Publisher and PowerPoint...
Cassville students raise money for animal shelter (05/18/16)
The following Cassville Middle School students from the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America group (FCCLA) recently raised $1,000 during a drive to help provide needed supplies to care for animals at Haven of the Ozarks animal shelter.
Commerce Bank donates to industrial arts program (05/18/16)
Commerce Bank of Barry County has made a contribution to the Cassville Middle School industrial arts program.
Art students place at Big 8 Art Show (05/18/16)
Fifteen art students from Cassville Middle School recently placed at the Big 8 Middle School Art Show, in individual categories.
Students demonstrate self-discipline (05/18/16)
The following primary students were recognized for displaying the character trait of self-discipline during the month of April. Front row, from left: Fantasia Cotton, Brianna Still, Emilli Manner, Emily Gray and McKenzie Wall. Back row: Isaac Cornett, Daniel Sledden, Daniel Frazier, Jarrett Paul, Logan Parsons and Rykon Beck. Contributed photo...
Pet of the Week (05/11/16)
This week's pet of the week at the Haven of the Ozarks is DJ, an older guy full of spunk, energy, and happiness.
12 students inducted into Technology Honor Society (05/04/16)
A total of 12 Cassville High School students were recently inducted into the National Technology Honor Society at Scott Regional Technology Center in Monett.
Band students compete in District, State music festivals (05/04/16)
Students from the Cassville High School Band recently competed in the MSHSAA sponsored District and State Music Festivals, bringing home five top ratings. Students prepare solos and ensembles to play for judges who assign ratings for their performance. Performers are rated from one through five, with one being the highest rating a student can achieve, qualifying those students for the State music festival held at the University of Missouri-Columbia...
Pet of the Week (05/04/16)
This week's pet of the week at the Haven of the Ozarks is Searcy, found as a stray and too terrified to be caught.
Exeter Character Kids named (04/27/16)
Exeter school district officials have named Character Kids for the month of April, choosing students who demonstrated the trait of endurance.
Pet of the Week (04/27/16)
This week's pet of the week at the Haven of the Ozarks is Caper.
Exeter Students of the Quarter named (04/27/16)
Officials at Exeter High School have announced the Students of the Quarter for the 2015-16 academic year.
Cassville speech and debate national qualifiers named (04/20/16)
Members of Cassville High School speech and debate team competed in the National Speech and Debate Association District Tournament.
Hand-crocheted flag dedicated at center (04/20/16)
O.J. Thompson, past administrator at the Central Crossing Senior Center in Shell Knob, stands in front of a hand-crocheted American Flag, which he won at a raffle and donated back to the center in memory of his son, Jeff Thompson.
Sturgell named state finalist (04/20/16)
Rebelle Sturgell, 14, of Cato, is a state finalist in the National Miss Missouri Pageant, to be held June 25 in Columbia.
Haven of the Ozarks receives donation (04/20/16)
Tractor Supply Company store in Cassville recently donated 40 bags of pet food to feed local dogs and cats in search of forever homes. "Tractor Supply is a partner for those working hard to connect homeless pets with loving families," said Stephen Smith, manager of the Cassville Tractor Supply store. "We are grateful to have such caring pet partners in our community, and we are looking forward to serving those new pet families."...
Pet of the week (04/20/16)
This week's pet of the week at the Haven of the Ozarks is Flicka.
Lego Club hosts Dr. Seuss Party (04/13/16)
The Eagle Rock Library joined with the Eagle Rock Lego Club to celebrate two great birthdays recently -- Read Across America and the Lego Club's anniversary.
Couple to observe 70th anniversary (04/13/16)
Robert Wayne and Maxine Henson, of Redding, Calif., formerly of Barry County, will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary on Sunday, April 17.
Pet of the Week (04/13/16)
This week's pet of the week at the Haven of the Ozarks is Rittz.
Snacking with the Easter Bunny (04/13/16)
The Eagle Rock Friends of the Library hosted the annual Easter Egg hunt Saturday, March 19.