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Stories from Thursday, June 3, 2010

Garden Sass Farmer's Market extends hours (06/03/10)
The Garden Sass Farmer's Market, located on Mineral Springs Road behind the city baseball fields, will extend its hours this summer to give more shoppers an opportunity to buy locally grown and made products. "Beginning Friday, June 4, we will be open Friday evenings from 3 to 7 p.m.," said John Potter, Garden Sass Farmer's Market president. ...
Memorial holiday enjoyed outdoors (06/03/10)
Barry County's summer 2010 tourist season looks promising
Pair of Wildcats medal at state meet (06/03/10)
Both Dylan Gibson and Devin Linenbrink of Cassville earned All-State medals at the MSHSAA Class 3 State Track and Field Championships at Jefferson City over the weekend. Gibson claimed fifth place in the discus on Friday, throwing the plate 149'1" at the Lincoln University ring. Gibson also placed sixth in the shot with a throw of 48'1.75."...
County Calendar (06/03/10)
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...
ALMA GARRETT (06/03/10)
Alma Bernice Garrett, 59, of Cassville, passed away Monday, May 24, 2010, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield. She was born Sept. 5, 1950, in Monett, the daughter of Jesse and Blanche (Mackin) Lemons, who preceded her in death. Survivors include: three sisters, Letha Lemons, of Springfield, Wanda Butler and her husband, Ron, of Webb City, and Louise Sproul and her husband, Don, of Millville, Utah; and one brother, Carl Lemons and his wife, Rosalie, of Soda Springs, Idaho...
ETHEL GENNIE SUMMERS (06/03/10)
Ethel Gennie Summers, 85, of Cassville, passed away Tuesday, May 25, 2010, in Red Rose Health and Rehabilitation Center, Cassville. She was born, Aug. 2, 1924, in Nebraska, the daughter of Alvin Dale and Ethel Mae (Smith) Summers, who preceded her in death...
MARTHA SINCLAIR (06/03/10)
Martha Sinclair, 82, of Cassville, passed away Wednesday, May 26, 2010, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield. She was born Jan. 17, 1928, in Washburn, the daughter of Robert "Bob" and Jewel (Painter) Lewis. In January 1953, in Galena, she was united in marriage to Dean Muse, who preceded her in death. ...
SUSAN ANN BLAND (06/03/10)
Susan Ann Bland, 43, of Purdy, passed away Thursday, May 27, 2010, in her home. She was born Nov. 1, 1966, in Denver, Colo., the daughter of Edgar and Donna Dinkel. On May 24, 1991, she was united in marriage to Dana Bland, who survives. Additional survivors include: her parents; one son, David Bland, of Purdy; three daughters, Tiffany Coble and her husband, Billy, Christin Kettner and her husband, Shane, all of Purdy, and Sasha Rogers and her husband, Aaron, of Overland Park, Kan.; one brother, David Dinkel, of North Kansas City; one sister Alice Moore, of Aurora; and five grandchildren.. ...
JERRY LEE GILLUM (06/03/10)
Jerry Lee Gillum, 71, of Shell Knob, passed away Tuesday, June 1, 2010, in Texas. Arrangements will be announced by Fohn Funeral Home, Shell Knob. A complete obituary will be in next week's paper. Visit www.fohnfuneralhome.com for online obituaries, guestbook and private condolences...
GENEVA OWENS (06/03/10)
Geneva Maria Owens, 77, of Cassville, passed away Sunday, May 23, 2010, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield. She was born Oct. 1, 1932, in Taos, N.M., the daughter of Albert Carlton and Matilda (Baralla) Clark. On June 5, 1972, she was united in marriage to Truman Leon Owens, who preceded her in death on Dec. 13, 1999. Also preceding her in death were her parents; one brother, Michael Burt Clark; and a sister-in-law, Florence Clark...
ELLEN BASS (06/03/10)
Ellen K. Bass, 83, of Seligman, passed away Tuesday, June 1, 2010, in Mercy Medical Center, Rogers, Ark. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Burial will be Dent Cemetery, Seligman. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville...
DAR LENE EWBANK (06/03/10)
Dar Lene Ewbank, 72, of Washburn, passed away Monday, May 31, 2010, in her home. Funeral services will be held at 12 noon Friday in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Pastor Tom Justus will conduct the services. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. until service time Friday in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville...
JIMMY L. BEAN (06/03/10)
Jimmy L. Bean, 74, of Washburn, passed away at his home on Sunday, May 30, 2010, following a lengthy illness. He was born on March 26, 1936, son of Hardy and Iva McKay Bean, in Wellington, Texas. He moved to Barry County from Paris, Texas, in 1996. He was in the construction business...
Summer Internet safety tips (06/03/10)
Last week, Facebook, Inc., introduced simpler privacy settings and reduced the amount of user information that is publicly available through its website. I commend Facebook for responding to privacy advocacy groups and lawmakers in such a timely manner, but I believe we should all take some responsibility for our safety and privacy on social networking sites...