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Stories from Thursday, November 12, 2009

Program could bring jobs to county (11/12/09)
Enhanced Enterprise Zone program would offer tax incentives to prospective businesses
Local stories found only in our Nov. 11, 2009 print edition (11/12/09)
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Wildcats are headed to state quarterfinals (11/12/09)
Cassville defeats Seneca 17-7 and will now face Logan-Rogersville on Saturday
The Story of the Wildcat Express (11/12/09)
Many Wildcat fans have seen the new Wildcat Express at Cassville High School football games and around town. Some fans may even remember the Wildcat Dodge Ram 1500 from last season as another symbol of Wildcat pride. Last year when the Wildcats made it to the state playoffs, Kurt Berndt and Country Dodge in Cassville decided to take a bright yellow 2009 Dodge Ram pickup truck and turn it into a representation of the community's pride for its Wildcats...
Wildcats are headed to state quarterfinals (11/12/09)
Cassville defeats Seneca 17-7 and will now face Logan-Rogersville on Saturday
New Sears store opens in Cassville (11/12/09)
County Calendar (11/12/09)
MEETING: Meth to Miracles outreach group will meet at 7 p.m. in the upstairs of the Family Life Center in Cassville. All interested persons are invited to attend. SUPPORT GROUP: The Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) group of Cassville meets at 8 p.m. at 1308 Harold St. in Cassville. For more informa-tion, call 846-4044...
PEARL VANDERPOOL (11/12/09)
Juanita "Pearl" Vanderpool, 82, of Kansas City, Kan., formerly of Exeter, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2009, in her home. She was born May 30, 1927, in Butterfield, the daughter of Raymond and Florence (Hilburn) Priest. In 1943, she was united in marriage to Earl Vanderpool, who preceded her in death on July 9, 1994. Also preceding her in death were her parents and one brother, Murl Priest...
MYRLE VICKERS (11/12/09)
Myrle Lucille (Sisney) Vickers, 93, a longtime Brownwood, Texas, resident, died Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2009, in Austin, Texas. She was born to James Monroe and Ida Mae (McClier) Sisney on May 11, 1916, near Cassville, where she attended rural schools. She married Kenneth McConnell and they had had two children, Lynn and Connie. She later married Vance Vickers...
GRALIE JOE STEPHENS (11/12/09)
Gralie Joe Stephens, 80, of Webb City, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2009, in Freeman West Hospital, Joplin. He was born May 3, 1929, in Washburn, the son of Dan and Margaret (Pendergraft) Stephens. On April 9, 1960, in Miami, Okla., he was united in marriage to Joyce Darlene Antle, who survives...
ANNIE LOU STAPLETON (11/12/09)
Annie Lou Stapleton, 105, of Cassville, passed away Friday, Nov. 6, 2009, in her home. She was born Feb.12, 1904, in Kountze, Texas, the daughter of Henrey and Nancy (Daniel) Shepard. On Feb. 14, 1948, she was united in marriage to Robert Stapleton, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by two brothers...
DONNA REDSHAW (11/12/09)
Donna Lee Redshaw, 78, of Purdy, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2009, at Cox Medical Center South in Springfield. She was born June 8, 1931, in Aurelia, Iowa, the daughter of Earl and Blanche (Cartwright) Sauter. She was united in marriage to Lawrence Redshaw on Feb. 14, 1949. He preceded her in death June 26, 1997. She and her family moved to Purdy in 1962 from Fonda, Iowa. She was a homemaker and a member of Waldensian Presbyterian Church south of Monett and the VFW Ladies Auxiliary of Monett...
ROBERT MERRIT NICKLE (11/12/09)
Robert Merrit Nickle, 81, died on Nov. 3, 2009, at Lee's Summit. He was born July 1, 1928, at Butterfield, the son of Ira and Grace Nickle. He served in the Army Air Force from 1946 to 1949. He belonged to Local Union 533 Pipefitters Union. He was also a member of the Fraternal Order of the Eagles Aerie #47 of Kansas City. He was preceded in death by his second wife, Joann...
HELEN E. MEADOR (11/12/09)
Helen E. Meador, 96, of Ponca City, Okla., formerly of Cassville, passed away Friday, Nov. 6, 2009. She was born May 15, 1913, in Barry County, the daughter of Carl and Clara (Brown) Sullivan. In 1930, she was united in marriage to Jack Sivadon, and to this union two children were born. ...
ELLIS KISLER (11/12/09)
Ellis Kisler, 65, of Monett, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2009, in his home. He was born May 17, 1944, in Mountain Home, Ark., the son of Claude and Bertha Kisler, who preceded him in death. Also preceding him in death was a son, K.J. Kisler. He is survived by one son, Michael Shane Kisler, of Purdy...
ELDINE HARTZMANN (11/12/09)
Eldine E. (Henry) Hartzmann, 85, of Rogers, Ark., formerly of Seligman, passed away Thursday, Nov. 5, 2009, in Northwest Medical Center, Bentonville, Ark. She was born Aug. 5, 1924, in Minneapolis, Minn., the daughter of Willard and Myrnea (Wood) Gifford. ...
EDITH LUCILLE BARHAM (11/12/09)
Edith Lucille Barham, 98, of Cassville, passed away Friday, Nov. 6, 2009, in Red Rose Health and Rehabilitation. Graveside services were held today (Wednesday) in Rose Hill Memorial Park, Tulsa, Okla., under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville...
SHIRLEY ANN DAKE (11/12/09)
Shirley Ann Dake, 67, of Wheaton, passed away Monday, Nov. 2, 2009, at her home. She was born March 18, 1942, in Wichita, Kan., the daughter of Claude and Bertha (Laughlin) Buchanan. She married Dennis Dake Aug. 3, 1958, who survives. Additional survivors include: three daughters, Tammy McCracken and her husband, Marc, of Cassville, Doreen Baker and her husband, Kendall, of Wheaton and Shana Miller, of Wheaton; one son, Eric Dake and his wife, Karen, of Purdy; 10 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; two brothers, Ray Buchanan and his wife, Helen, of Rose Hill, Kan., and John Buchanan and his wife, Johnnie Lee, of Rocky Comfort, and three sisters, Claudine Richardson and her husband, Norman, of Mulvane, Kan., Wilda Cornelison, of Towanda, Kan., and Karen LaPlant and her husband, Tom, of Mulvane, Kan.. ...
HILMA BOWMAN (11/12/09)
Hilma Mae Bowman, 78, of Exeter, passed away Monday, Nov. 9, 2009, in her home. She was born Sept.14, 1931, in Shell Knob, the daughter of J.C. "Curly" and Elsie (Epperly) Cooper. On Feb. 24, 1950, in Columbus, Kan., she was united in marriage to Daniel "D.A." Bowman, who survives...
Honored students (11/12/09)
A wonderful ride (11/12/09)
Many of you have shared in my family milestones over the years, and last week, we reached another one. This time the milestone was bittersweet as my oldest Nick played his last college soccer game. It's hard for Mike and I to imagine our lives without one of Nick's games on our calendars. ...