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Stories from Monday, November 28, 2005

Senior athletes honored on fall banner: (11/28/05)
Senior athletes who participated in Cassville High School fall sports programs are pictured above. This picture was reprinted onto a five-foot by five-foot banner, which was displayed at several home games near the end of the 2005 season. The Cassville Booster Club paid for the senior banner, which will be sold to the highest bidder through a drawing that will be held near the end of the school year. ...
Health board deals with loss of staff (11/28/05)
The Barry County Health Department Board of Trustees dealt Thursday with fallout from the resignation of Jamie Cornell, the second of the department's two environmental specialists. Cornell's last day was Nov. 15. He was asked to stay on until the end of November but declined. Dwayne Cornell resigned effective Oct. 31. The department currently has no other environmental specialists on staff...
George's, Inc. breaks ground on feed mill (11/28/05)
George's, Inc., marked the beginning of another major expansion project in the Barry County area this past week with an official groundbreaking ceremony last Wednesday. The Springdale, Ark.-based poultry processing company has begun excavation work for construction of a new feed mill near Butterfield...
Second indoor marijuana operation seized (11/28/05)
The Barry County Sheriff's Department and the Southwest Missouri Drug Task Force seized a second large hydroponic marijuana growing operation in a shop near Jenkins on Nov. 17. "We got more dope off the street, and I am pleased," said Mick Epperly, Barry County sheriff. "That's what we work for."...
Young Ladycats win SK tourney (11/28/05)
The Cassville Ladycat eighth grade basketball squad captured first place in the Shell Knob Pizza Hut Classic Tournament last week. In the championship game, Cassville downed Purdy 35-28 to bring home the first place trophy. Cassville came out early and took a 14-4 lead at the quarter. By half-time, the Ladycats led 24-11. Purdy came back tough in the second half, but the Cassville players kept their composure and held onto the win...
SW hosts cross country jamboree (11/28/05)
The Southwest R-V School District hosted its first ever Southwest Cross Country Jamboree on Oct. 6. Unlike the annual Southwest Invitational, there were no high school heroes vying for honors and team trophies. This event was only for third through sixth grade runners, and the emphasis was on fun...
CMS Ladycats stay on track (11/28/05)
The Cassville seventh and eighth grade basketball squads each tallied a win and loss in recent action against Seneca and Aurora. The eighth grade Ladycats fell to a talented Seneca squad 33-40. Cassville was plagued by turnovers and too many missed shots. In the second half, the Ladycats were able to get within 4 but couldn't ever take over the lead...
FOSTER D. KING (11/28/05)
Foster D. King, 26, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2005. He was born Dec. 6, 1978, in Rogers, Ark., to Mary Ann (Cunningham) King and Leon D. Henry. He had been in the landscaping business prior to his death. A graveside service was held Monday at Muncie Chapel Cemetery in Wheaton, under the direction of Wheaton Funeral Home, with Steve Higgs officiating...
LORA BERNITA RYAN (11/28/05)
Lora Bernita Ryan, 79, of Harrisonville, formerly Cassville, passed away Friday, Nov. 18, 2005, in the Crown Care Center of Harrisonville. She was born May 20, 1926, in Cassville, the daughter of Oscar and Vicey (Ennis) Brooks. On March 27, 1946, in Bentonville, Ark., she was united in marriage to John Ryan, who survives...
WAYNE ALAN OGLE (11/28/05)
Wayne Alan Ogle, 53, of Tipton, passed away November 15, 2005, at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. He was born Oct. 9, 1952 at Centerville, Iowa, to Clell Fredrick Ogle and Ora Aldine Roberts Ogle. On Feb. 25, 1980, he was united in marriage to Diana Kay Johnson and she survives...
EUGENE "GENE" LOUCHERY (11/28/05)
Eugene "Gene" Louchery, 76, of Aurora, passed away Monday, Nov. 21, 2005, in Barry County Care Center, Cassville. He was born July 3, 1929, in Clarksburg, W. Va., the son of Lillian Louchery Edwards. On Dec. 21, 1993, in Bullhead City, Ariz., he was united in marriage to Constance "Connie" Davis, who survives...
MILDRED MARIE LILLEOIEN (11/28/05)
Mildred Marie Lilleoien, 84, of Purdy, passed away Sunday, Nov. 20, 2005, at her home following a long illness. She was born on Feb. 13, 1921, in Purdy to the late John and Anna Storck Miller. She married Clarice Lilleoien on July 29, 1945, in Springfield, and he preceded her in death in 1995...
EDWARD H. LANG (11/28/05)
Edward "Eddie" H. Lang, 83, of Shell Knob, passed away Monday, Nov. 14, 2005, in the Barry County Care Center, Cassville. He was born July 12, 1922, in Milwaukee, Wis., the son of Lawrence and Emily (Krueger) Lang. On May 31, 1947, in Waukesha, Wis., he was united in marriage to Norma Fordham, who survives...
HELEN CROSSLAND (11/28/05)
Helen Crossland, 88, of Exeter, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2005, in Red Rose Inn, Cassville. She was born Oct. 4, 1917, in Barry County, the daughter of Roy Dayton and Cora (Ruppert) Brattin. On Dec. 6, 1937, she was united in marriage to Charles Crossland, who survives...
KENT LEE SAVAGE (11/28/05)
Kent Lee Savage, 36, of Ridgley, passed away Saturday, Nov. 19, 2005, in an automobile accident near Exeter. He was born Nov. 17, 1969, in Hoopeston, Ill., the son of Larry and Ida (McBride) Savage. On May 7, 2005, in Eureka Springs, Ark., he was united in marriage to Angelina "Angel" Cannon, who survives...
Halloween prank has affected many (11/28/05)
Dear Editor: We realize that pranks abound on Halloween, but I wish that these young people would realize that this was not only disappointing but a financial loss as well. The decorations we have for all the holidays are purchased with money earned by the hard work from our staff and residents' families doing various fundraisers throughout the year. They range from yard sales, bake sales to raffles and more...
Subscriber has happy memories of Cassville (11/28/05)
Dear Ms. Schlichtman: I am a subscriber of the Cassville Democrat and have been for several years. I was born and raised in the Cassville area and attended schools there. I was in the graduating class of 1941 though I did not get my high school diploma until after World War II in 1946...
Center desperately needs meal drivers (11/28/05)
Dear Editor: The Cassville Senior Center is in desperate need of meal drivers. We are very proud of our center, and we serve a tremendous need every day for our seniors. We served 55,524 meals last year from July 1,2004, to June 30, 2005. Meals on Wheels delivers meals five days a week to seniors who are homebound. ...