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Stories from Thursday, March 17, 2011

Travel chance of a lifetime (03/17/11)
One Cassville woman has the chance of a lifetime to experience the business and cultural environments of three major cities. Robin Hurley, a student at Crowder College, was inducted into the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society in October of 2010 and was subsequently selected as a delegate for the International Scholar Laureate program. She now has the opportunity to travel to Washington D.C., New York, N.Y., and Los Angeles, Calif...
Sater considers run for Senate (03/17/11)
David Sater, of Cassville, announced last week that he has filed with the Missouri Ethics Commission to form a campaign committee for the 29th District State Senate seat, which is currently held by Jack Goodman. "This is a committee that will work to raise funds for a possible Senate run in two years," said Sater. "This doesn't mean I'm going to file. I want to let my intentions be known and see how things develop."...
Honoring the life of a fallen hero (03/17/11)
Hundreds gather at service to show their respect
Lady Tigers are roaring to return to state Final Four (03/17/11)
Mizzou won't be the only Tigers in Columbia this week. The Exeter Lady Tigers stamped their ticket to the MSHSAA Class 1 Show-Me Showdown with wins over South Iron and Naylor and return to Columbia for the second time since 2009. A big second half carried Exeter past South Iron at the West Plains Civic Center on Tuesday night and vaulted the Lady Tigers into the Class 1 girls basketball quarterfinals. ...
Lady Eagles relish their latest victory (03/17/11)
County Calendar (03/17/11)
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...
LISA HARMON (03/17/11)
Lisa Harmon, 40, of Wheaton, passed away on March 12, 2011, at St. John's Hospital in Springfield. Survivors include: her husband, Derek Harmon, of Wheaton; two sons, Noah and Alexander, both of the home; one daughter, Brittney, of the home; her father, Bob Tinker, and his wife, Joy, of Blackburn, Okla., and Pam Sultz, of Tulsa, Okla.; two sisters, Lori Green and her husband, Steve, of Owaso, Okla., and Leah Bradley, of Broken Arrow, Okla.; her mother and father-in-law, David and Vinnie Harmon, of Afton, Okla.; and a sister and brother-in-law, Angie and Derek Crowe, of Republic.. ...
ELMER "MAC" MCDANIEL (03/17/11)
Elmer C. "Mac" McDaniel, 89, of El Dorado, Kan., passed away Friday, March 11, 2011. Services were will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 17 at the First Southern Baptist Church, Augusta, Kan. Burial will follow at Elmwood Cemetery. He was born in Dill City, Okla., on Oct. ...
RUTH BRATTIN (03/17/11)
Ruth Z. Brattin, 89, of Carthage, passed away Thursday, March 10, 2011, in Freeman Hospital West, Joplin. She was born Jan. 28, 1922, in Butterfield, the daughter of Lon and Maye (Montgomery) Shoopman. On April 13, 1941, in Benton County, Ark., she was united in marriage to Dan Brattin, Jr., who preceded her in death on Sept. 29, 1998. Also preceding her in death were her parents; one son, Danny Joe Brattin, in 1942; one brother, Paul Shoopman; and one sister, Ruby Prier...
CHARLIE BICKFORD (03/17/11)
Charlie Eugene Bickford, 78, of Cassville, passed away Saturday, March 12, 2011, in Barry County Care Center, Cassville. He was born July 18, 1932, in Exeter, the son of Elijah E. and Leora (Luney) Bickford, who preceded him in death. Also preceding him in death was a brother, Howard Bickford...
MARGARET JEAN HUSTON (03/17/11)
Margaret Jean Huston, 69, of Rocky Comfort, passed away Monday, March 7, 2011, in her home. She was born April 10, 1941, in Wheaton, the daughter of Ernest E. and Waive C. (Farrington) Ellison. On July 23, 1976, in Rocky Comfort, she was united in marriage to Mahlon D. Huston, who survives...
CARL DAVIDSON (03/17/11)
Carl Loy Davidson, 88, of Wheaton, passed away Tuesday, March 8, 2011, at his home surrounded by family and friends. He was born April 24, 1922, in Rocky Comfort, the son of Ephron and Naomi (Tucker) Davidson. On Nov. 19, 1941, in Wheaton, he was united in marriage to Christine Jones...
SANDRA SUE "SANDY" KOEPP (03/17/11)
Sandra Sue "Sandy" Koepp, 66, of Shell Knob, passed away Thursday, March 10, 2011, in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield. Preceding her in death were her parents and one sister. Visit www.fohnfuneralhome.com for online obituaries, guestbook and private condolences...
CORNELL EVANS (03/17/11)
Joseph "Cornell" Evans, 93, of Springfield, passed away Saturday, March 12, 2011, at St. John's Mercy Villa in Springfield. He was born on Jan. 1, 1918, in Mcdowell, the son of the late Joseph H. Evans and Eva (Ozburn) Evans. He spent his early years in the McDowell area and graduated from Purdy High School and attended Monett Junior College. ...
DONALD RAY "DONNIE" BROWN (03/17/11)
Donald Ray "Donnie" Brown, 64, of Wheaton, passed away Monday, March 14, 2011, in his home. Graveside services with military honors will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at Maplewood Cemetery, Exeter, under direction of McQueen Funeral Home, Wheaton. Pastor Mark Hall will conduct the services...
U.S. ARMY SPECIALIST CHRISTOPHER STARK (03/17/11)
United States Army Specialist Christopher Glenn Stark, 22, of Monett, was killed in action on Feb. 28, 2011, in COP Tangi, Afghanistan. He was born on Aug. 18, 1988, in Joplin. He is the son of Teresa (Brown) Stark and the late Jeffrey Allen Stark...
The home of the free and the brave (03/17/11)
America the beautiful . . . home of the free and the brave. These well-known descriptions of our country were on display this Saturday as hundreds gathered to honor the life of Specialist Christopher Stark, a Monett soldier who died while serving his country in Afghanistan...