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Stories from Thursday, January 27, 2011

Education fund receives $11,800 grant (01/27/11)
On Monday, the Community Foundation of the Ozarks (CFO) awarded a $11,800 grant to the Cassville Education Fund, a permanent endowment for funding educational needs that exceed the Cassville R-4 School District's operating budget. Academic grants will be awarded yearly to Cassville educational programs from the income of the fund...
Bolivian student visits Cassville (01/27/11)
Rotary International's youth exchange program has made it possible for Ferdy Cadario, of Bolivia, South America, to spend nearly a year in the United States. Ferdy, who is staying with host parents, Craig and Carolyn (Hunter) Burford, is enrolled as a senior at Cassville High School...
Wildcats are tournament champions (01/27/11)
After downing Spokane on Friday night, 54-44, the Cassville Wildcats blitzed Springfield Catholic with a 13-2 first quarter and cruised to a 53-40 victory to win the championship game of the Spokane Tournament on Saturday. After a snoozer first quarter, which saw Spokane leading by a 7-2 score, Cassville doubled up Spokane in the second quarter, 22-11, and never looked back...
County Calendar (01/27/11)
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...
MARY GENEVA TOWNSEND (01/27/11)
Mary Geneva Townsend, 90, of Cassville, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2011, in Red Rose Health and Rehabilitation Center, Cassville. She was born July 26, 1920, in Greenbrier, Ark., the daughter of Fred and Susie (Noe) Thomas. On Feb. 19, 1943, in Little Rock, Ark., she was united in marriage to Robert W. "Bob" Townsend, who preceded her in death on Feb. 15, 2010. Also preceding her in death were her parents...
CARL BURNETT (01/27/11)
Carl L. Burnett, 80, of Rocky Comfort, passed away Monday, Jan. 17, 2011, in Integris Grove General Hospital, Grove, Okla. He was born Aug. 22, 1930, in Raton, N.M., the son of Chester M. and Ruth Ann (Basarge) Burnett. On June 9, 1956, he was united in marriage to Joyce Stebens, who preceded him in death on Dec. 10, 2005. Also preceding him in death were his parents, one brother, one sister, and a great-grandson...
Share your heart (01/27/11)
This Thursday, red paper hearts will begin appearing on the walls and windows of the McDonald's restaurant in Cassville. The hearts will be purchased by area residents for $1 each. Proceeds from the Share a Heart Campaign will benefit the Ronald McDonald House of the Ozarks in Springfield...