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Nicole Watson

Posted November 19, 2014 at 8:02 pm

Congratulations to Markita Bryson for being selected District volleyball 1st team and to Nicole Watson for being selected district volleyball 2nd team! Also Markita was selected Big Springs Conference 1st team and Nicole was honorable mention!

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    Bradshaw Wins First in Photography Contest

    Posted November 18, 2014 at 10:49 pm

    Tim Bradshaw, Summersville, recently entered the Professional Photographers of the Ozarks print competition in Springfield. The above photo took first place in the Digital category. Its title is “Independence”, and features Bradshaw’s daughter, Shelby.


    KT’s Kitchen Opens

    Posted November 18, 2014 at 10:30 pm

    Kelvin and Terri Kennedy are the owners of a new restaurant in town, called KT’s Kitchen. With family from the area, Mr. and Mrs. Kennedy came from Louisiana to open the restaurant and are very

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    Successful Deer Hunters

    Posted November 19, 2014 at 8:02 pm

    Bud Anderson, Summersville, killed this 9 point buck in Texas County on Saturday at 7 a.m., the opening morning of the deer firearms season.

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    Popular Beef Redbooks Available

    Posted November 19, 2014 at 8:01 pm

    Beef cow-calf producers may purchase the 2015 edition of the popular, shirt-pocket sized herd record book at their local University of Missouri Extension Centers.

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    Annual Cook Off Raises $44,250

    Posted November 19, 2014 at 7:59 pm

    The Eighth Annual Texas County Memorial Hospital Healthcare Foundation Chili Cook Off in Houston on November 8, raised $44,250 for TCMH Hospice of Care. About 300 people visited the Texas County Fairgrounds and the Community Building trying out 24 kinds

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    Sterner Wins Lions Club Gun Raffle

    Posted November 18, 2014 at 11:14 pm

    Tommy Sterner, Fairbanks, Alaska, won the drawing for the rifle raffled off by the Houston Lions Club. Earl Farris, Tommy's brother-in-law, accepted the rifle for him. Pictured (L –
    R) Justin Shelby, Nicole Shelhammer, Robert Rouse, Buck Wade, Earl

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    Temple Sisters Sign with Drury

    Posted November 19, 2014 at 8:00 pm

    Congratulations to Kelsy and Keely Temple for signing with Drury University. The girls are standouts on the West Plains High School Lady golf team and will play for Drury next year.

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    Posted November 4, 2014 at 11:54 pm

    Mountain View-Birch Tree Liberty High School Eagles won first place in the state volleyball tournament this past weekend in Class II action at Cape Girardeau. This is the first trip

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    Mahan to Cross Country State Competition

    Posted November 4, 2014 at 11:40 pm

    Summersville’s cross country varsity teams raced in district competition Saturday, October 31 at the Mtn. View Golf Course. Of all the Summersville runners competing, only one finished in a place high

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    Runners Compete in Cross Country Meet

    Posted November 4, 2014 at 11:40 pm

    Summersville Cross Country Runners compete in the cross country meet held in Summersville on Wednesday, October 8.

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    Hospice Pictures

    Posted November 19, 2014 at 7:59 pm

    Chris Weaver, a member of the TCMH EMS “Road Kill Warriors” team, ladles up a chili sample.

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    RABS Raffles String Quilt

    Posted November 18, 2014 at 10:49 pm

    The Revitalization and Action Board of Summersville (RABS) is raffling off the above queen size string quilt, made, quilted, and donated by the Summersville Quilt Guild. The guild meets each Wednesday afternoon at Grace Baptist

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    Salvation Army Bell Ringing Begins November 21

    Posted November 13, 2014 at 2:32 pm

    As the holiday season approaches, the Salvation Army is gearing up for the annual bell ringing fund raiser. The funds raised will be used to provide emergency assistance to those in need in our community. The Salvation Army Service Unit

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    “Bah! Humbug!” Coming to Willow Springs

    Posted November 12, 2014 at 8:44 pm

    “Bah! Humbug!”, a musical adaptation of Charles Dickens’ classic tale “A Christmas Carol," will come to the Tinnin Fine Arts Center and local schools as part of the Patrons of the Arts 2014-15 season. The show will be performed at

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    Win a One Day Hunt at Piney Ridge Ranch

    Posted November 12, 2014 at 8:39 pm

    Piney Ridge Ranch has boasted for several years to have the largest herd of Axis, Fallow, and Red Stag in the state of Missouri. Also have Whitetail and Elk hunts available. Includes your choice of either Fallow Doe or Red

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    Photo Caption – “Around the Club”.

    Posted November 12, 2014 at 8:33 pm

    West Plains Council on the Arts will sponsor an exhibit of photos by members of the Boys and Girls Club of the Greater West Plains Area, under the direction of Fine Arts Coordinator Deidre Button.

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    Tuttle Benefit Raises $40,500

    Posted November 11, 2014 at 10:26 pm

    Pictured is Dennis Newby, auctioneer and helpers, Amanda Bell and Marvin Wilkins. The Tuttle benefit raised over $37,000, but with additional checks given to the Tuttle family, the total was $40,500. Cathy Tuttle is battling breast cancer; her husband,

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