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Stories from Thursday, May 26, 2011

Scholarships awarded (05/26/11)
County E911 faces serious financial issues (05/26/11)
The president of the Barry County E911 Board described a "perfect storm" of issues that have placed the E911 Center in a precarious financial situation. Jon Horner's comments were made during Tuesday night's special public meeting. According to Horner, the recent ruling in favor of Monett in the ongoing TIF (tax increment financing) lawsuit has put the E911 board in the position of possibly filing Chapter 9 bankruptcy protection if forced to pay the $600,000-plus in sales tax money the suit claims is owed to Monett, plus legal expenses.. ...