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Stories from Thursday, January 7, 2010

Winter descends on county (01/07/10)
Emergency management director offers advice for winter preparedness
Local officers help arrest cyber criminal (01/07/10)
 Over the last few months, local law enforcement officers Brian Martin and James Smith, who work with the Southwest Missouri Cyber Crimes Task Force, took part in an investigation that led to the arrest of a cyber criminal. Martin, who works as the Barry County Sheriff's Department's cyber investigator, and Smith, who works as the Cassville Police Department's cyber investigator, helped the Task Force collect evidence against Donald Lee Zaeer, 58, of Jasper. ...
Purdy girls take third (01/07/10)
The Purdy Lady Eagles swept past Waynesville 70-50 on Thursday to claim the third place trophy at the Neosho Holiday Classic. Fair Grove defeated Bentonville (Ark.) 43-40 to win the tournament title. Purdy blitzed Waynesville with a 26-9 opening quarter and never looked back as Grant Young's team improved to 11-2 on the season. ...
County Calendar (01/07/10)
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...
ERNEST GENE JONES (01/07/10)
Ernest Gene Jones, 63, of Wheaton, passed away Saturday, Dec. 19, 2009, at home. He was born Dec. 9, 1946, in Stella, the son of Clyde W. and Myrtle B. (Hendrix) Jones. He was united in marriage to Gail Pankratz, who preceded him in death. Also preceding him in death were his parents and two brothers, James D. and Ricky Dale Jones...
ETHLYN LOUISE CORN (01/07/10)
Ethlyn Louise Corn, 87, of Cassville, passed away Friday, Jan. 1, 2010, in her home. She was born May 25, 1922, in Granby, the daughter of James Otto and Monty (Webb) Duncan. On May 2, 1942, she was united in marriage to Clifford Linton, who preceded her in death during World War II. On Aug. 10, 1950, she was united in marriage to Floyd Kenneth Corn, who preceded her in death on June 24, 2001. Also preceding her in death were her parents and a daughter, Sharon (Linton) Parrish...
QUENTIN EPPERLY (01/07/10)
Quentin Carl Epperly, 90, of Cassville, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2010, in Barry County Care Center, Cassville. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 7, 2010, in Mill Street Church of Christ, Cassville, under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Burial will be at Oak Hill Cemetery, Cassville...
GEORGE GLENDON COLE (01/07/10)
George Glendon Cole, 88, of Cassville, passed away Monday, Dec. 21, 2009, in Barry County Care Center, Cassville. He was born Nov. 4, 1921, in Mt. Ayre, Iowa, the son of Alonzo Raymond and Edna (Oliver) Cole. On Feb. 14, 1946, in Las Vegas, Nev., he was united in marriage to Ruby Russell, who preceded him in death on Dec. 16, 1997. Also preceding him in death were his parents and two sisters, Ethel Whited and Helen Knight...
MAZIE L. KING (01/07/10)
Mazie L. King, 93, of Berryville, Ark., passed away Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2009, in Carroll County Nursing and Rehab Center, Berryville, Ark. She was born May 26, 1916, in Russell, Kan., the daughter of Charles and Sophie (Ruff) Wolf. On Feb. 29, 1936, in Russell, Kan., she was united in marriage to Donald King, who preceded her in death on July 20, 1999. Also preceding her in death were her parents and two sisters...
A look back at 2009 (01/07/10)
As 2010 begins with a frigid blast of winter weather, we take time to look back on the past year and reflect on all that has been accomplished. Despite a stalled economy, a war being waged in Iraq and Afghanistan and a new president, Barry County has managed to weather 2009's rollercoaster ride better than most communities across the United States. ...