[Masthead] Fair ~ 59°F  
High: 56°F ~ Low: 47°F
Friday, Nov. 28, 2014

Stories from Thursday, January 28, 2010

CHS principal will leave his post (01/28/10)
Brad Hanson to accept director position at Southwest Area Career Center in Monett
Cassville Chamber banquet attended by 150 (01/28/10)
The Cassville Area Chamber of Commerce's 2010 membership banquet, was held in the Cassville High School commons area on Jan. 23. The event was attended by 150 local community members. Richard Asbill, outgoing Cassville Chamber president, opened the event by welcoming all attendees. ...
Tigers capture top honors at Sarcoxie Invitational with win over Okla. team (01/28/10)
These Tigers have more teeth than stripes. The Exeter Tigers shook off a disappointing eight-game losing streak and focused on playing their brand of basketball at the Sarcoxie Invitational. The amazing Tigers shocked the field with a string of victories to capture the first place trophy on Saturday, knocking off a stubborn Commerce (Okla.) team 72-67...
County Calendar (01/28/10)
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...
BEVERLY SWEENEY (01/28/10)
Beverly Marcine Sweeney, 77, of Eagle Rock, Missouri, passed away Sunday, Jan. 24, 2010, in her home. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 31, 2010, in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Rev. Paul Yarnall will conduct the services. Burial will be in Missouri Veterans Cemetery, Springfield, Missouri...
MADGE SPARKMAN (01/28/10)
Madge Della Sparkman, 95, of Cassville, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2010, in Red Rose Health and Rehabilitation Center, Cassville. Survivors include: one son, Earl "Dave" Sparkman and his wife, Betty, of Cassville; two daughters, Edna Samantha "Sammy" Hudson, of Exeter, and Ronnie Rose and her husband, Russell, of Cassville; two brothers, Billy Holman, of Raymore, and Calvin Holman, of Cassville; three sisters, Maxine Williams, of Springfield, Iola Lordanich, of Irvine, Calif., and Winona Synold, of Irvine, Calif.; 11 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and five great-great- grandchildren.. ...
ELBURN "E.L." RAY (01/28/10)
Elburn "E.L." Ray, 68, of Wheaton, passed away Friday, Jan. 22, 2010, in Cox-Monett Hospital, Monett. He was born April 5, 1941, in Wheaton, the son of Wilbur and Marie (Harader) Ray. On July 7, 1961, he was united in marriage to Carolyn Ross, who survives...
LINDA FAY BISHOP (01/28/10)
Linda Fay Bishop, 65, of Cassville, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 24, 2010, at her home. She was born on March 23, 1944, in Marked Tree, Ark., daughter of Arther and Pearl (Hickson) Booher. She married Max Bishop on April 8, 1996, in Eureka Springs, Ark. He preceded her in death on Sept. 11, 2009...
JOE ALLEN (01/28/10)
Joe Allen, 55, of Cassville, passed away Monday, Jan. 25, 2010. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 30, 2010, in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. The family will receive friends prior to the service, in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. A complete obituary will appear in next week's paper...
JESS (BUD) HARTJE (01/28/10)
On January 24, 2010, Jess (Bud) Hartje, age 66, was called home to his Heavenly Father after battling heart disease for 30 years. Bud was preceded in death by his parents, Loran and Viola Hartje, and one sister, Dolores Scruffum. Bud is survived by his adoring wife and best friend of 43 years, F. Jean (Larkin) Hartje, the daughter of Tim and Olive Larkin...
Honored students (01/28/10)
Thank you for making Cassville great (01/28/10)
On Saturday night, local community members gathered in the Cassville High School commons area for the Cassville Area Chamber of Commerce's annual membership banquet. This yearly event gives chamber members and other community leaders an opportunity to come together and celebrate the accomplishments of the past year and plans for the coming year...