Texas County Polling Places

Posted July 30, 2014 at 5:23 pm

Notice is hereby given that the Primary Election will be held in the County of Texas, Tuesday, August 5, 2014. Voting will be from 6 AM to 7 PM. The polling places for the said election will be:

Precinct/Polling Place


Boone, Lynch II and Sherill

Fox Fire Station-Community Room. 115 Old Salem Road, Licking


Jackson and Ozark

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    Texas County Food Pantry Summer Volunteers

    Posted July 30, 2014 at 4:54 pm

    The Texas County Food Pantry held their annual Volunteer Appreciation Picnic at Emmett Kelly Park in Houston on Monday, July 14. Over 60 volunteers and family members attended the annual BBQ. Several local businesses donated

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    Young Ozark Ballet

    Posted July 30, 2014 at 4:53 pm

    Lydia Dixon, thirteen-year-old daughter of Rick and Lisa Dixon of Raymondville and Prima Ballerina Absoluta of Dollie Hodge’s Ozark Ballet/Dance Theatre was recently chosen to attend the prestigious International

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    Summer Reading Program Studies Flight

    Posted July 30, 2014 at 5:30 pm

    Thirty-one children participated in this year’s Summer Reading Program held at the Summersville Branch of the Texas County Public Library. The children were able to enjoy a number of special events and activities that

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    Kid Fest: Coming Together In Love

    Posted July 30, 2014 at 5:24 pm

    is drawing booth providers from both Texas and Wright counties to make another great event for area families with kids. Anyone reading this who cares about kids and is part of a civic organization, church, business or social agency can

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    Sportsman Club Holds Championship Meet

    Posted July 30, 2014 at 5:17 pm

    Big Piney Sportsman Club hosted the IBS Missouri State Championship 600 yd. 2 day match June 21 and June 22. Over 40 shooters from six states competed in both light and heavy gun competition.

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    Summersville Saddle Club Releases Show Results

    Posted July 23, 2014 at 8:02 pm

    The Summersville Saddle Club held the July show on July 19, starting at 6 PM. The judge was Sonny Lashley, the ringmaster was JD Maddison, and the announcer was Allen Akers. Allen gave the blessing and the National Anthem was

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    Grizzly Volleyball Players Receive Academic Honors

    Posted July 2, 2014 at 8:40 pm

    The 2013 Missouri State University-West Plains Grizzly Volleyball team, sophomore middle attacker Torika Baleilekutu, Palo Alto, California, and sophomore setter/outside attacker Laiz Novaes, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, recently received academic honors from the National

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    When You Are Eighty

    Posted July 16, 2014 at 6:24 pm

    We have good news for you! The first 80 years are the hardest. The second 80 are a succession of birthday parties. If you forget your name or anybody’s name, forget to keep an appointment, promise to be two or

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    NPS Offers July Entertainment

    Posted July 9, 2014 at 7:34 pm

    Shortleaf Band entertained visitors at Alley Spring on July 5. (Photo by NPS)

    The Ozark National Scenic Riverways hosted a free Independence Day Celebration on July 5 commemorating their

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