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Stories from Thursday, September 23, 2010

CHS Homecoming court selected (09/23/10)
The 2010 Cassville High School homecoming candidates are pictured above. From left, are: freshman Lindsey Nolan, daughter of Scott and Tina Nolan, of Cassville; freshman Chance Henson, son of Jonathan and Misty Nelson, of Cassville; junior Becca Haney, daugher of Shannn and Dove Haney, of Cassville; junior Kyle Brattin, son of Eric and Michelle Brattin, of Cassville; senior Emily Pry, daughter of Mark and Regina Pry, of Cassville; senior Trenton Tanner, son of Dale Tanner, of Cassville, and Rhonda Curtis, of Cassville; sophomore Kelsey Baker, daughter of Dennis and Anita Baker, of Cassville; and sophomore Alex Baugher, son of Donald and Missy Craig, of Cassville. ...
Sheriff's office arrests four for growing pot (09/23/10)
The Barry County Sheriff's Department busted four people in two separate marijuana-growing operations last week. According to a press release issued by the Sheriff's Department on Tuesday, Michael Jon Annecharico, 34, and Marissa Marie Clark, 23, both of Wheaton, were arrested and charged with distribution, delivery and manufacture of a controlled substance...
First-time tea raises over $3,000 for drug court (09/23/10)
Blessings were evident at Saturday's Abundant Blessing Tea to benefit Barry County Drug Court. The first-year effort raised over $3,000 for the local drug court program with over 250 people in attendance. Thirty beautifully decorated and uniquely themed tables filled the gymnasium at the First Baptist Church's Family Life Center in Cassville. ...
Easley to head up county EEZ board (09/23/10)
Long-time banker and community leader William (Bill) Easley has been elected as chairman of the recently appointed Barry County Enhanced Enterprise Zone (EEZ) Board. Easley is chairman emeritus of Commerce Bank Board Barry County Market after a long tenure as community bank president. Easley holds a bachelor's degree in business administration from the University of Missouri-Columbia...
Cassville wins Big 8 opener 34-6 (09/23/10)
Wildcats beat Aurora Houn' Dawgs on the road to remain unbeaten at 4-0
Ladycats throw down EN (09/23/10)
"Look Mom, no sleeves!" Cassville's Jerry Schneider had a week to prepare for Thursday's home volleyball match with East Newton. After getting drilled by Carthage, Schneider was looking for a change in attitude on his young team. When Cassville's varsity squad was introduced, they ran out wearing the "throwback" jerseys from years past -- the sleeveless tanks. ...
Ladycats throw down EN (09/23/10)
"Look Mom, no sleeves!" Cassville's Jerry Schneider had a week to prepare for Thursday's home volleyball match with East Newton. After getting drilled by Carthage, Schneider was looking for a change in attitude on his young team. When Cassville's varsity squad was introduced, they ran out wearing the "throwback" jerseys from years past -- the sleeveless tanks. ...
CHS soccer suffers two defeats (09/23/10)
Cassville soccer suffered two setbacks last week, losing to Marshfield 2-1 on the road and then falling to Springfield Central 6-1 at home. The Marshfield game was a hard fought contest. The Wildcats were only able to score one goal against the Bluejays. Senior BJ McGuffey drove the ball through the Marshfield defense to score...
FRED A. ERWIN (09/23/10)
Beloved husband and father Fred A. Erwin, 92, of Groves, Texas, passed away Monday morning, Sept. 20, 2010, at his home in the company of his loving wife of 64 years, Leila Mae. Fred suffered increasingly from COPD in the last months of his life. Fred is survived by: his wife Leila Mae; and their only son Doug Erwin and his wife, Valarie, of Austin, Texas; two grandchildren, Stacey Lahr and Michelle Girard; five great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild...
MARY E. SHORE (09/23/10)
Mary E. Shore, 80, of Cassville, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2010, in Red Rose Health and Rehabilitation Center, Cassville. She was born Dec. 17, 1929, in Carthage, the daughter of Alty T. and Josephine I. (Reynolds) Cook. On Sept. 3, 1948, in Kansas City, she was united in marriage to Leslie "Lavern" Shore, who preceded her in death on Feb. 9, 2005. Also preceding her in death were her parents; one son, Les Earl Shore; and two brothers, Fred and Will Cook...
BRENDA JEAN NASH (09/23/10)
Brenda Jean Nash, 49, passed away at her home in Cassville on Friday, Sept. 17, 2010. She was born on July 29, 1961, in Kansas City, the daughter of James Edward and Sandra Lee (Chambers) Nash. She was a 1979 graduate of Hollister High School. She attended beauty school and was a licensed beautician. She had also worked at Fasco and Thorco in Cassville. She had attended Crowder College and was currently enrolled in Crowder online classes. She was a member of the First Baptist Church, Cassville...
DELLA STEHLIK (09/23/10)
Della Mae Stehlik, 82, of Cassville, Missouri, passed away September 19, 2010, at Neighborhoods at Quail Creek in Springfield. She was born September 9, 1928, the only daughter of Lillard and Eva Jones. She grew up in Everton, Missouri. In 1948, she was united in marriage to Herschel Stehlik, who survives...
GENEVA BELLE OSBORN (09/23/10)
Geneva Belle Osborn, 84, of Cassville, formerly of Kansas City, passed away Saturday, Sept. 18, 2010, at the home of her son, where she resided the last two years. She was born at Washburn on May 22, 1926, the daughter of Robert F. and Nellie (Davis) Porter, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by three brothers, Wilbur, Willard and Wayne Porter and two sisters, Mary Ida Vickers and baby sister, Shirley Porter...
RUTH STURGIS (09/23/10)
Ruth Sturgis left this life at 12:38 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2010, in Glen Burnie, Maryland, at Baltimore Washington Medical Center. She was born Ruth Allen Burton to Juanita Dell McAllister Burton and John Taylor Burton on Sept. 10, 1935, in Hannibal, Missouri...
DAVID LAWRENCE RODER (09/23/10)
David Lawrence Roder, 69, of Verona, passed away Thursday, Sept. 16, 2010, at the St. John's Hospital in Springfield. He was born on Oct. 20, 1940, in Verona, the son of George C. and Frances R. (Hierholzer) Roder. He lived in Verona his entire life and graduated from Verona High School in 1958. ...
JERRELL BOWERS (09/23/10)
Jerrell "Jerry" Bowers, 73, of Harrisonville, died Saturday, Sept. 18, 2010, at Cass Regional Medical Center in Harrisonville. He was born Sept. 12, 1937, in Cassville, the son of Lee and Esther Bowers. Survivors include: his wife, Kay, of the home; two sons, Troy and Greg; one daughter, Patti; eight grandchildren; two brothers, his identical twin brother, Ferrell Bowers, and Carroll Bowers; and two sisters, Doris Henbest and Maxine Nelson...
ELDORA SHIRLEY REDENZ (09/23/10)
Eldora Shirley (Ball) Rogers Redenz, 76, of Eagle Rock, passed away Thursday, Sept. 16, 2010, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield. She was born Jan. 19, 1934, in a log house near Mano (Smallwood Hollow), the daughter of Ethel and Edith (Carter) Ball. ...