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Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Adult ag class scheduled for Jan. 26 in Cassville

The Cassville High School Agriculture Educatio nDepartment will host an adult education class on Jan. 26 at 6:30 p.m. Russ Neill, with the USDA Farm Service Agency, will present on various programs landowners and producers may take advantage of to improve operations. A meal will be provided. For more information or to RSVP, people may contact Kelin Kruse of Jimmy Hinson at 417-847-3137, or

Exeter to host Donkey Basketball Game

Exeter's athletics program will host s Donkey Basketball Game on Thursday at 7 p.m. Tickets are $6 in advance and $8 at the door, and the game will be held in the Exeter High School gym. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Exeter Athletic Booster Club, which funds things like uniforms and awards for Exeter athletes. Tickets may be purchased at L&L Stop and Shop, C&C Country Store an J&S Floral, or from any high school basketball player. Riders are also needed for the game, and those interested should contact Kerry Mattingly at 417-342-4251.

Affordable Care Act session to be held Thursday

The University of Missouri Extension, in partnership with Cox Health and the Cassville Branch Library, will host, "The Affordable Care Act: What Individuals Need to Know." The program will run from 6-7 p.m. on January 15 at the Cassville Branch Library, located at 301 W. 17th St. The session is free and open to the public. It is part of MU Extension's Health Insurance Education Initiative. Following the program, Certified Application Counselors will be available to answer questions and provide assistance. While not required, advance registration is appreciated. To register, people may call the Barry County Extension Center at 417-847-3161.

Wheaton church to host week-long revival

The Body of Christ Outreach Ministries Center will host a revival tonight through Friday at 7 p.m. nightly. The Revelators be at the revival, which will be held at the center, located at 501 S. Gilman in Wheaton. For more information, people may contact the church at 417-652-3709.

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