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Tuesday, July 22, 2014
School news
CHS to purge Class of 2009 records (07/09/14)
Officials at Cassville High School will be purging the cumulative school records for the graduating class of 2009. Those wishing to obtain their records must pick them up in person at the high school between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. before July 31. Those unable to pick them up in person may designate another person but must fill out a signed request before the records may be released...
Deffenbaugh receives two CFO scholarship awards (07/09/14)
Mikala Deffenbaugh, a 2014 graduate of Cassville High School, was selected to receive the Olin J. Brattin Scholarship and Doris Lorayne Sims Easley Scholarship, both administered by the Community Foundation of the Ozarks. These endowed scholarships are component funds of the Cassville Community Foundation, an affiliate of CFO...
CHS teens rewarded for sobriety pledges (07/02/14)
Seventy percent of students at Cassville High School signed a pledge this spring to not drink alcohol before they turn 21. Safe and Sober, a nonprofit founded in 2004, rewarded Cassville High School and its students this week for their participation in the program by giving them a check for $500...
Southwest Elementary names fourth quarter honor roll (07/02/14)
Officials at Southwest Elementary School have released the list of students named to the fourth quarter honor roll for the 2013-14 academic year. Principal's Honor Roll honorees are: Lyric Bernard, Jess Holder, Nevaeh Stogdill, Hunter Barnes, Miles Bowling, Brady Brinkman, Hunter Cain, Tara Hampshire, Saige Miller, Payton Morris, Ben Morris, Tehya Ross, Juliauna Sierra, Natalie Sanko and John Atkins...
Cassville students get scholarships (07/02/14)
Security Bank of Southwest Missouri has announced the names of two Cassville High School seniors were chosen to receive one of two scholarships awarded by the bank.
Locals graduate from College of the Ozarks (07/02/14)
Jesse Henderson, of Cassville, graduated from College of the Ozarks at Point Lookout during commencement ceremonies held in May. He received a bachelor of science degree in psychology. Henderson is a graduate of Cassville High School. Also graduating were: Donovan Bartkoski, of Purdy, with a bachelor of arts degree in religious studies; and Jacob Nolan, of Aurora, with a bachelor of science in computer information science...
Area students named to MSU's Dean's List (07/02/14)
Local students were recently named to the dean's list at Missouri State University. For undergraduate students, criteria includes enrollment in at least 12 credit hours during the spring semester and at least a 3.5 grade point average on a 4.0 scale...
Dilbeck inducted into national honorary society (07/02/14)
Kaylin Dilbeck, of Shell Knob, was inducted into the national academic honorary society Alpha Chi in the Church of St. Mary the Virgin, Aldermanbury on the Westminster College campus in Fulton. Dilbeck is a senior at Westminster, majoring in biochemistry...
MU names students on 2014 Dean's List (07/02/14)
Several Barry County students have been named to the Dean's List at University of Missouri for the spring 2014 semester. They inlcude: Trevor McClintock, of Cassville, and Jess Colby Ross, of Seligman, freshmen; Kory Waylynn Hayward, of Eagle Rock, a junior; and Jennifer Michelle Girard, of Shell Knob, a senior...
Thompson graduates from William Woods (07/02/14)
Seth Thompson, of Cassville, recently graduated with a bachelor of science degree from William Woods University in Fulton, Mo. A total of 396 degrees were conferred during the day. A combined total of 941 students in all disciplines have graduated from WWU in the past 12 months...
Purdy student named to MSU Dean's List (06/25/14)
A Purdy High School graduate has been named to the Missouri State University College of Education's Dean's List for the 2014 spring semester. Jennie Smith, who is working toward a degree in early elementary education, earned a 3.8 grade point average during the past semester...
Local resident graduates with honors from University of Arkansas (06/25/14)
Justin Mills, pictured above, graduated with honors from the Sam Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas on May 10. Mills earned Bachelor of Science Degrees in Business Administration in both Information Systems and Marketing. He was awarded as a First Ranked Senior Scholar with Summa Cum Laude honors. ...
Deffenbaugh receives MariCorp scholarship (06/25/14)
Mikala Deffenbaugh has been named the recipient of the 2014 MariCorp U.S. Scholarship. Pictured above, from left, are: Steve Weeks, Kyle Wilkerson, Mikala Deffenbaugh, State Rep. Scott Fitzpatrick, R-Shell Knob. Deffenbaugh is daughter of Robert and Lisa Deffenbaugh. ...