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Stories from Thursday, April 9, 2009

Cassville voters elect two new aldermen (04/09/09)
On Tuesday, local voters elected two new aldermen to the Cassville City Council. Challengers Bill Hill and Mark Pry were winners over incumbents Pete Landstad and Sue Brattin. Voters elected Hill over Landstad for an open north ward alderman seat. Hill received 134 votes compared to Landstad's 76 votes. Jo Ellen Fielding, who announced her withdrawal from the race earlier this year, received 16 votes...
Teen drinking is focus of public meeting (04/09/09)
Citizens invited to attend presentation on alcohol and prescription drug abuse
Local stories found only in our April 8, 2009 print edition (04/09/09)
These and other stories can be found only in our print edition. Please pick up a copy at our newsstands or subscribe today! To subscribe, call our office at (417) 847-2610 or toll free at (877) 752-9275 or stop by at 600 Main St. in Cassville. Initial master planning meeting held...
1963 champs congratulate EHS Lady Tigers (04/09/09)
Exeter trio selected to All-State team (04/09/09)
Southwest Missouri is heavily represented on the Missouri Basketball Coaches Association all-state basketball teams for the 2008-2009 season. Both Whitney Edie and Destani Stensrud, of Exeter, were named to the Class 1 girls team, and Jason Cole, the coach of the state champion Lady Tigers, was named Class 1 Girls Coach of the Year...
PATTY HOLDEN (04/09/09)
Patricia Lou "Patty" Holden, 62, of Cassville, passed away Friday, April 3, 2009, in her home. She was born July 28, 1946, in Forsyth, the daughter of Earl Edward and Mary Lou (Wheeler) Newman. On Feb. 13, 1976, she was united in marriage to Edgar "Tim" Holden...
GARRY DON SHORT (04/09/09)
Survivors include: his wife of 48 years, Linda Short, of Cassville; one daughter, Terry Lynn (Short) Baartman, of Stillwater, Okla.; two brothers, Johnny Short, and his wife, Pat, of Commerce, Okla., and Richard Short, and his wife, Carol, of Garland, Texas; three sisters, LaRhesa Cypert, and her husband, Roy, of Wichita Falls, Texas, Rena Standlee, of Shallow Water, Texas, and Kay Mabry, and her husband, Larry, of Wichita Falls, Texas; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren...
HALLEEN W. REID (04/09/09)
Halleen W. Reid, 94, formerly of Seligman, passed away April 2, 2009, in Jackson, Tenn. She was born Aug. 21, 1914, in Seligman, to Montgomery and Arizona Wardlaw. She was a graduate of Seligman High School and the University of Arkansas. She was a teacher in the Seligman/Southwest R-5 School for 38 years. She was a member of the Baptist Church...
BRENDA SUE WHITE (04/09/09)
Brenda Sue White, 56, of Aurora, passed away Sunday, April 5, 2009, in Ozark Mountain Regional Health Care Center, Crane. She was born Aug. 17, 1952, in DeSoto, the daughter of Emma Lorraine (Politte) Warren, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by one brother, Kenneth...
Take a stand for senior meals program (04/09/09)
Imagine living alone. Your spouse of nearly 50 years has passed away. Your sight is failing and arthritis makes it difficult for you to hold a can opener, a vegetable shredder and other kitchen utensils. You are able to live independently, but it is a challenge to cook a meal in your own kitchen...