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Stories from Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Physicals to be offered at SW (07/24/12)
The Southwest R-5 School District is partnering with Mercy Clinics to offer low-cost sports physicals to Southwest students who plan to play sports during the 2012-13 school year and will be entering the fifth through 12 grades. Physicals will be conducted in the high school gymnasium beginning at 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 1. The cost is $5...
Exeter to begin fall practices (07/24/12)
The Exeter School District has announced its fall sports practice schedule. Practices will begin on Monday, Aug. 6. Volleyball practice will be held from 8 to 10 a.m., and softball practice will be held from 10:30 a.m. to noon. Fall baseball practices will begin at 7 a.m...
SWHS volleyball practice begins (07/24/12)
Southwest High School will hold its first volleyball practice at 9 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 6. According to coach Steve Voyak the team will also practice from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 7 and Wednesday, Aug. 8, from 7:30 to 10 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 9, and from 3 to 5 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 10. All players must have proof of a sports physical in order to take part in practices...
Champions (07/24/12)
Volleyball camp (07/24/12)
Overnight camp postponed (07/24/12)
The second annual Lady Wildcat Hoops overnight basketball camp, which was scheduled to be held on July 27 and July 28, has been postponed. For more information, call Desiree Corn at 342-5023 or email carlogirl_3@hotmail.com.
Lord of the diamond rings (07/24/12)
Sportswriter scores a piece of St. Louis baseball history
SHELIA JOAN BELOPAVLOVICH (07/24/12)
Shelia Joan Belopavlovich, 41, of Lee's Summit, passed away Monday, July 16, 2012, in her home. She was born Aug. 8, 1970, in Neosho, the daughter of Elwaine and Sharlet (Hines) Sharp. On March 13, 1994, in Southwest City, she was united in marriage to Alvin Belopavlovich, who survives...
PAULINA HERNANDEZ (07/24/12)
Martha Paulina Hernandez, 7, of Wheaton, passed away Monday, July 16, 2012, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. She was born Aug. 24, 2004, in Aurora, the daughter of Manuel and Martha Alicia Hernandez, who survive. Additional survivors include: three sisters, Sasha Flores, of Houston, Texas, and Ashley Flores and Karina Hernandez, both of Wheaton; maternal grandparents, Maria Sanchez and Manuel Ulloa; and paternal grandparents, Manuel Chavez Hernandez and Paulina Zacarias...
GEORGE COLLINGS (07/24/12)
George Collings, 78, of Springdale, Ark., passed away Tuesday, July 24, 2012, in Westwood Health and Rehab, Springdale, Ark. Arrangements will be announced by McQueen Funeral Home, Wheaton. A complete obituary will be in next week's paper. Visit www.fohnfuneralhome.com for online obituaries, guestbook and private condolences...
CHARLES BOYD (07/24/12)
Charles W. Boyd, 68, of Baxter Springs, Kan., passed away Thursday, July 19, 2012, in Freeman Hospital, Joplin. He was born in Monett, March 18, 1944, the son of William Selah and Faye (Woods) Boyd. He was united in marriage on July 28, 1965, to Shelia Meine, who survives...
BRIEN LEROY SMITH (07/24/12)
Brien Leroy Smith, 54, of Cassville, passed away Sunday, July 22, 2012, in his home. Arrangements will be announced by Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. A complete obituary will be in next week's paper. Visit www.fohnfuneralhome.com for online obituaries, guestbook and private condolences...
SHIRLEY SCHELL (07/24/12)
Shirley M. Schell, 73, of Tulsa, Okla., passed away on Friday, July 20, 2012, at her home in Tulsa, following an illness. Shirley was born on Aug. 14, 1938, in Powell, Mo., the daughter of the late Chester Woodard and Oleta (Banks) Laughlin. She worked for Boeing Aircraft in Wichita, Kan., before moving to Tulsa in 1968. She attended the 10th and Rockford Church of Christ in Tulsa. She enjoyed collecting antiques and Barbies...