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Stories from Thursday, August 26, 2010

Attendance down at fall kids' event (08/26/10)
Hot, humid weather keeps families away from Roaring River State Park
CHS Wildcats shine at Jamboree (08/26/10)
The Cassville Wildcats showed some obvious strengths but struggled to hold onto the football at the 2010 Jamboree at JFK Stadium in Springfield on Friday night. Springfield Parkview High School hosted Cassville, Neosho and Willard at the event. Teams from around the state came together at the various Jamboree sites for the opportunity to get in some live snaps before the regular season opens next Friday...
County Calendar (08/26/10)
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. SUPPORT GROUP: Anyone who is concerned about a friend's or loved one's drinking is invited to attend the Cassville Al-Anon Family Group, which meets at 8 p.m. at the United Methodist Church in Cassville...
GENEVA MAE HARRIS (08/26/10)
Geneva Mae Harris, 77, Wheaton, passed away Friday, Aug. 20, 2010, at the home of her daughter in Wheaton. She was born March 5, 1933, in Ridgley, the daughter of Oras Lee and Lilly Faye (Young) Birkes. She was united in marriage on Oct. 6, 1950, to Johnnie Harris, who survives...
KATHRYN RUTH MCCORD PILKENTON (08/26/10)
Kathryn Pilkenton (McCord) passed quietly from this life on August 21, 2010, at her residence in Tallahassee Florida, at the age of 91. A lifelong resident of Southwest Missouri, she was born at the McCord Ranch near Crane, Missouri, to Fred and Lilly McCord on December 2, 1918...
ELMA MAY BATDORF HUGHES (08/26/10)
Elma May Batdorf Hughes, 93, of Monett, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2010, in Monett Health Care. She was born Oct. 9, 1916, in Jewell, Kan., daughter of Edgar H. and Ola O. (Cox) Wade. On June 16, 1956, in Kansas, she was united in marriage to Bud Batdorf, who preceded her in death. ...
Why did egg recall take so long? (08/26/10)
In May, the Centers for Disease Control identified a nationwide increase in the number of salmonella cases documented in the United States. Around three months later, Wright County Egg voluntarily conducted a nationwide recall of shell eggs from three of its five farms. The recall was expanded to all Wright County Egg farms on Aug. 18. Two days later, a second Iowa farm, Hillandale Farms, also issued a voluntary recall of shell eggs...