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Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Habitat ReStore hosting Grand Opening on June 15

The Habitat for Humanity ReStore will have its Grand Opening on June 15 at 9 a.m. The new ReStore is located at 900 W 10th St., which is in between B&P Grocery and All-Points Recycling. The Chamber of Commerce will be there for the ribbon cutting. There will be food and drinks.

Arnold-Williams-Mitchell family reunion planned

Family and friends are invited to the 21st biannual family reunion of descendants of Kate and James “Pap” Arnold and siblings on Saturday, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the Barry County Museum, located at 15858 Hwy. 76 in Cassville. A potluck luncheon will be served at 1 p.m. 

Cemetery asks for flowers to be removed for mowing

The Arnhart Cemetery Association requests all flowers be removed by Sunday so normal mowing may resume.

Sign-ups being accepted for School Readiness Fair

Sign-ups for the 16th Annual School Readiness Fair are being taken at the Ozark Area Community Action Corporation’s Barry County Neighborhood Center through July 7 for students Pre-K through 12th grade who will be attending school in Barry County this coming school year. Pre-registration is required, and people may call for appointment at 417-847-2140. The School Readiness Fair will be held on Aug. 2 at the Family Life Center.

Hootenanny Craft Fair and Bluegrass Concert scheduled

The Washburn Chamber of Commerce has announced the restart of the annual Hootenanny Craft Fair and Bluegrass Concert, set for June 24, with a rain out date of July 8. Vendor or music info is available by calling Cheryl Floyd at 417-671-1610, or Sallie Main at 417-843-3806.

HiSET tests available at Crowder Cassville

Crowder College in Cassville will offer high school equivalency (HiSET) testing through August. Remaining test dates include: July 14 and Aug 4. For more information, people may call 417-847-1706.

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