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Stories from Thursday, April 15, 2010

Washburn discusses sewer rate increase (04/15/10)
Concerned Citizens Committee members attend council meeting
Over 100 attend Healthy Kids Fair (04/15/10)
Around 125 local residents turned out for the Cassville Family YMCA's Healthy Kids Day Fair on Saturday. The event was held in the First Baptist Church Family Life Center parking lot in Cassville. "The booths were great, and we had good community support this year," said Michelle Bredeson, Cassville YMCA facility manager. "You couldn't have asked for any better weather than we had. It wasn't too hot or too cold."...
Wildcats break through at Ice Box Relays (04/15/10)
Cassville boys finish second at Aurora, girls are fourth
Remote control race car park opens in Washburn (04/15/10)
Tro Trax, a new remote control car park in Washburn, celebrated its grand opening on April 10. The new business, which is owned by Pete and Kati Rose, is located behind SW Sub Shop on Highway 90. "Our number one goal is to offer a family or group atmosphere where people can do something together," said Pete. "Everyone enjoys this. From kids to their grandparents. It doesn't matter what your age is."...
County Calendar (04/15/10)
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...
BARBARA COOK (04/15/10)
Barbara Cook, 69, wife of A.J. Cook, passed away March 29, 2010, in Joaquin, Texas. A.J. Cook is a 1952 graduate of Washburn High School. They just celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary last July. Survivors include: A.J. of the home; three sons, James Cook, of Brenham, Texas, Johnny Cook, of North Carolina, and Jerry Cook, of Joaquin, Texas; and DeAnn Cook Anderson, of Houston, Texas...
MAXINE WILLIAMS (04/15/10)
Maxine Williams, 91, of Cassville, passed away Thursday, April 8, 2010. She was born Aug. 16, 1918, in Mano, the daughter of William "Bill" and Samantha (Chappell) Holman. On Aug. 5, 1940, in Berryville, Ark., she was united in marriage to Monroe Williams, who preceded her in death May 15, 1999. Also preceding her in death were her parents; two brothers; four sisters; and a son-in-law, Herman Juffer...
PATRICIA "PATTY" DIAN CURTRIGHT (04/15/10)
Patricia "Patty" Dian Curtright, 44, of Cassville, died Wednesday April 7, 2010, from injuries received in an accident. She was born Dec. 14, 1965, in Litchfield, Minn., to Charles and Wilma Lois (Class) Hogrefe. She had lived most of her life in the Jefferson City area moving to Cassville four years ago. She was a member of the Cornstone Baptist Church in Jefferson City. She was a L.P.N...
MARY JEWELL THOMAS (04/15/10)
Mary Jewell Thomas, 75, of Cassville, passed away Monday, April 5, 2010, in Red Rose Health and Rehabilitation Center, Cassville. She was born Feb. 20, 1935, in McDonald County, the daughter of John and May (Lewis) Longshore. On April 5, 1956, she was united in marriage to Billy R. "Bill" Thomas, who survives...
TORRI DAWN BRADY (04/15/10)
Torri Dawn Brady, 46, of Little Rock, Ark., passed away Thursday, April 8, 2010, in Baptist Health Medical Center, Little Rock. She was born March 26, 1964, in Beaver, Okla., and moved to Arkansas at a young age. She received her elementary education in Gentry, Ark., and graduated from Siloam Springs (Ark.) High School. ...
MARY LOUISE HOMYK (04/15/10)
Survivors include: two sons, Michael Homyk and his wife, Debi, of Seligman, and David Homyk and his wife Marsha, of Wichita Falls, Texas; two grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. Services will were held on Monday, at St. Jude's Catholic Church, Burkburnett, Texas...
LORETTA RUTH MOORE (04/15/10)
Loretta Ruth Moore, 86, of Shell Knob, passed away Tuesday, April 6, 2010, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield. She was born Sept. 7, 1923, in Larned, Kan., the daughter of Glen Heulin and Lucy Mae (Lawrence) Keller. On May 23, 1942, in LaCrosse, Kan., she was united in marriage to Gerald Frank Moore, who preceded her in death on Aug. 23, 1990. Also preceding her in death were her parents and one son, Gregory...
SOUA YANG (04/15/10)
Soua Yang, 34, of Purdy, passed away Saturday, April 10, 2010, as a result of an automobile accident near Purdy. He was born May 4, 1975, in Laos, the son of Bee and Chao (Moua) Yang. In January 1994, in Thailand, he was united in marriage to Mee H. Yang, who survives...
Coming home (04/15/10)
"Coming home" can mean different things to different people. If I interviewed 100 people and asked them to tell me what coming home means to them, I'd get 100 different answers. For one person, coming home is about returning to a hometown they haven't been back to since high school graduation and reuniting with old classmates. ...