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Stories from Thursday, March 25, 2010

Large meth lab discovered in southern Barry County (03/25/10)
A Seligman man has been charged with attempting to manufacture a controlled substance after agents with the Southwest Missouri Drug Task Force found the makings of a large meth lab at his residence. Charges were filed against Bruce W. Huse, 51, of Seligman, after Task Force officers conducted a consent search at the suspect's residence and discovered items commonly used in the manufacture of methamphetamine...
CHS BMOC crowned (03/25/10)
Former RRSP employee to serve as hatchery manager (03/25/10)
Paul Spurgeon, Maramec State Park Hatchery manager, will begin serving as hatchery manager at Roaring River State Park on April 1. Spurgeon formerly served as assistant manager at Roaring River Hatchery. "When I worked at Roaring River before, I thought it was such a beautiful place, and I really like the people," said Spurgeon. ...
Cassville track season opens Thursday (03/25/10)
The Wildcat boys track team returns a strong team this spring that includes a pair of state qualifiers and a Big 8 champ. The girls squad will be young but talented, and the Ladycats are expected to benefit from a strong group of leaders. Boys track outlook...
New restaurant offer Cajun and Creole cuisine (03/25/10)
Cajun food . . . is it spicy? Not according to Jennifer Robinson. "A lot of people have the wrong idea about Cajun food, it's not spicy, it's well-seasoned." said Jennifer, who owns a new restaurant in Shell Knob called On the Bayou with her husband, William...
County Calendar (03/25/10)
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...
JOHN MICHAEL "MIKE" WEBB (03/25/10)
John Michael "Mike" Webb, 41, of Purdy, passed away Tuesday, March 16, 2010, at Purdy. He was born Nov. 19, 1968, in White Pine, Tenn., the son of Steve Webb, Jr. and Amelia Pauline "Polly" (Bowers) Webb. Survivors include: his mother and step-father, Polly and Jim Sharman, of Purdy; his father, Steve Webb, Jr., of Newport, Tenn.; one son, Landon Gage Pennington, of Purdy; and three sisters, Katherine Michele Savage, of Nixa, Regina Ann Horner, of Fayetteville, N.C., and Stephanie Renee Hurst, of Sevierville, Tenn.. ...
GAROLD JAMES UNRUH (03/25/10)
Garold James Unruh, age 62, of Copeland, Kan., passed away Friday, March 19, 2010, at Shell Knob as a result of a utility tractor accident. He was born June 25, 1947, in Garden City, Kan., the son of Leslie J. and Gertrude J. (Fricke) Unruh. On Dec. 10, 1967, in Copeland, Kan., he was united in marriage to Joan Loucks, who survives...
RAY DEAN ROWELL (03/25/10)
Ray Dean Rowell, 73, of Golden, passed away Sunday, March 21, 2010, in Washington Regional Hospital, Fayetteville, Ark. He was born April 8, 1936, in Wichita, Kan., the son of Fred Allen and Edna Myrtle (Hughes) Rowell. On Dec. 28, 1981, in Rogers, Ark., he was united in marriage to Beverly Price, who survives...
JAY DEANE COX (03/25/10)
Jay Deane Cox, 80, passed away March 10, 2010, in Silver Spring, Md. "Chick" as he was called, was the last surviving child of the late Otis Howard and Mary Edith Cox (Hawk). He was born Oct. 6, 1929, in Cassville. He graduated from Cassville High School in 1947 and attended Southwest Missouri Teachers College. He served his country for two years during the Korean War, rising to the rank of Sgt. First Class...
ULUS "J.R." FORREST (03/25/10)
Ulus "J.R." Forrest, age 77, of Eagle Rock, passed away Saturday, March 20, 2010, in his home. He was born June 5, 1932, in Harrison, Ark., the son of Ulus Forrest, Sr. and Crystal (West) Forrest. On Aug. 4, 1990, in Harrison, Ark., he was united in marriage to Patsy (Teague) Dunn, who survives...
SHIRLEY KAY BALDWIN (03/25/10)
Shirley Kay Baldwin, 63, of Cassville, passed away Monday, March 22, 2010, in her home. Arrangements are under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. A complete obituary will be in next week's paper. Visit www.fohnfuneralhome.com for online obituaries, guestbook and private condolences...
JOAN GRIFFIN (03/25/10)
Funeral services were held on Sunday at the White Funeral Home in Cassville with Pastor Richard Buck officiating. Burial followed at the Muncie Chapel Cemetery north of Wheaton. Memorials may be made to the Wheaton Volunteer Fire Department or to the Wheaton FFA Booster Club Scholarship Fund and may be entrusted to the White Funeral Home...
CLEO MARVIN ETHRIDGE (03/25/10)
Cleo Marvin Ethridge, 92, of Mt. Vernon, formerly of Cassville, passed away Tuesday, March 23, 2010, in Missouri Veterans Home, Mt. Vernon. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Viney Creek Cemetery, Golden, under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Chaplain Michael Kanai will conduct the services...
Barbara Sue "Bobbie" Moore (03/25/10)
Barbara Sue "Bobbie" Moore, age 63, of Shell Knob, Missouri, passed away Saturday, March 20, 2010, in the home of her sister-in-law, Lee Smiley. She was born March 5, 1947, in Shell Knob, Missouri, the daughter of Thomas L. Smiley, Sr. and Dona (Plummer) Smiley...
GEORGE A. GARRETT III (03/25/10)
George A. Garrett III, 58, of Shell Knob, passed away at St. John's Hospital in Springfield, on Sunday, March 21, 2010. He was born on March 18, 1952, in Council Bluffs, Iowa, son of George Garrett II and Ruth (Foster) Garrett. He received his education at Fremont-Mills High School, in Tabor, Iowa. ...
Census is important for our community (03/25/10)
Earlier this month, households across Barry County, Missouri and the country received the 2010 Census form. Some forms were delivered by mail and others were hand delivered by census workers. The census packet contained detailed information regarding how to complete the form...