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Stories from Thursday, September 9, 2010

Flu shot supply to be plentiful (09/09/10)
As the months quickly move from summer into fall, area residents may want to consider scheduling their flu shots to ward off some of the worst winter effects Mother Nature has to offer. According to Barry County Health Department Administrator Roger Brock, there is not expected to be shortage of flu vaccine for this year...
Good turnout for Labor Day weekend (09/09/10)
Three-day holiday recorded as one of the top three or four weekends on record
Wildcats sink the Pirates, 14-7 (09/09/10)
Branson's beleagured offense had a chance to make a game of it in the fourth quarter against Cassville. Instead, the Wildcat defense trapped Malachi Daniels in the backfield for a loss of four yards on fourth and goal from inside the one-yard line, and Cassville held on for a 14-7 victory at Pirate Field on Friday night...
County Calendar (09/09/10)
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...
DIANE HILBURN GORDON (09/09/10)
Diana Marie Hilburn Gordon, 61, of Moon Township, Penn., passed away Saturday, Sept. 4, 2010, of complications from cancer. Huntsman Funeral Home of Moon Township. Penn., is handling arrangements. Survivors include: mother Mabel (Taylor) Hilburn, of Exeter; her brother, Larry Hilburn, of Exeter; her sister, Lana Turner, of Cassville; and her brothers, Lynn Hilburn, of Arlington, Texas, and Roger Hilburn, of Branson...
LARRY BRUCE HINES (09/09/10)
Larry Bruce Hines, 60, of Wheaton, passed away Sunday, Sept, 5, 2010, in his home. He was born Nov. 14, 1949, in Olton, Texas, the son of Melvin and Wilma Lea (Loftis) Hines. In 1972, he was united in marriage to Cynthia Colledge with whom he had one daughter. On March 3, 2003, he married Marjorie (Nelson) Ahrens, who survives...
WADE N. SPENCE (09/09/10)
Wade Neal Spence, 52, of Mexico, Mo., lived until Sept. 5, 2010. He was released from this world to join his Lord and Savior with many of the family members who he had loved and guided at his side, and with the love, support and prayers of his many friends...
MARK CASWELL (09/09/10)
Mark R. Caswell, 53, of Golden, passed away Thursday, Aug. 26, 2010, in his home. He was born Nov. 20, 1956, in Brookings, S.D., the son of Edward "Ted" and Lee (Green) Caswell. On Dec. 7, 1991, in Sonora, Calif., he was united in marriage to Trudy Anita Fuller, who survives...
RONALD J. WOODWARD (09/09/10)
Ronald J. Woodward, 61, of Seligman, passed away Friday, Sept. 3, 2010, in the V.A. Hospital in Little Rock, Ark. He was born Oct. 28, 1948, in Sterling, Colo., the son of Jack and Bernice (Albradnt) Woodward. On April 9, 2009, in Eureka Springs, Ark., he was united in marriage to Rita Vineyard, who survives...
CYNTHIA L. JONES (09/09/10)
Cynthia L. Jones, 35, of Eagle Rock, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2010, at St. John's Hospital in Cassville. She was born on June 10, 1975, in Modesto, Calif., daughter of Glen (Doc) Jones and Karen Theilen Jones. she was a four-year resident of Eagle Rock, moving here from Florida...
RAY GENE BUTLER (09/09/10)
Ray Gene Butler, 50, of Cassville, passed away Friday, Sept. 3, 2010, in his home. He was born Aug. 27, 1960, in Monett, the son of Claud and Doris (Edwards) Butler, who preceded him in death. Also preceding him in death were his grandparents. Survivors include: three brothers, Ronnie Butler and his wife, Wanda, of Webb City, Darell Butler, of Cassville, and Tracey Butler, of Pierce City; two sisters, Linda Howell and her husband, Kenneth, of Cape Fair, and Donna Roukat and her husband, Dan, of Edmond, Okla.. ...
NANCY GRAVES (09/09/10)
Nancy Marshall Graves, 80, passed away on Monday, Sept. 6, 2010, at Cox South Hospital in Springfield. She was born on May 6, 1930, in Muskogee, Okla., daughter of Ben and Grace (Rousek) Marshall. She graduated from Central High School and Draughon Business School, both of Muskogee. Okla...
An investment in the future (09/09/10)
With the national unemployment level standing at around 10 percent, Barry County officials are striving to create an atmosphere for job creation. The Barry County Commission and the City of Cassville have joined together to spearhead efforts to establish an Enhanced Enterprise Zone (EEZ) in the county. Several community leaders have stepped up to serve on the EEZ Board, which will be responsible for establishing tax incentive regulations for the zone...