Summersville To Host Pumpkin Fest

Posted September 24, 2014 at 5:20 pm

Summersville will host its 7th Annual Pumpkin Fest on Saturday, October 4 in the city square. Vendors will provide food, crafts, entertainment, giveaways, information, and fun and games, including a bounce house sponsored by the Summersville Chamber.

New this year is a 5K run/walk, which will start the day’s festivities with registration at 7:30 and the walk/run to begin at 8 a.m. Six age classes are available for runners to compete in. The age classes are: 10 years and under, 11-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50 and over.

You may register the day of the race, but t-shirts will only be given to those that have pre-registered! Anyone is welcome to participate at no charge

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    Winners Announced in Texas County Pageant

    Posted September 24, 2014 at 5:18 pm

    The Miss Texas County Scholarship Pageant was held over the weekend at the Houston Chamber of Commerce Community Building with over 350 people in attendance for both shows. Area businesses donated many great items for

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    VFW Pledges With Head Start

    Posted September 24, 2014 at 5:16 pm

    VFW members, George Lockwood and Skip Hines with the Head Start Students.

    Willow Springs Fall Festival

    Posted September 24, 2014 at 5:26 pm

    The Willow Springs Fall Festival will be Saturday, October 4 from 9 AM-3 PM in downtown Willow Springs. The festival has become a regional attraction and is expected to bring crowds from all over the Ozarks. The Fall Festival will

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    Mountain View Masonic Lodge Gets

    Posted September 24, 2014 at 5:23 pm

    Its the surprises in life that makes life worth living. The Mountain View Masonic Lodge #637 was the recipient of such a surprise this last week. The lodge has been actively serving the Mountain

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    Mountain View Library Class

    Posted September 24, 2014 at 5:23 pm

    Computer Classes at the Mountain View Public Library include MicrosoftWindows 7 and Internet Explorer 10 and will be offered October 20 to November 10 (four weeks)


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    Hamilton Native Outpost Makes Sorghum

    Posted September 24, 2014 at 5:22 pm

    Tending to a large batch of simmering sorghum molasses during an event last Saturday at Hamilton Native Outpost in Texas County are, from left, Edgar Springs resident Joe Kipp, HNO's Elizabeth Hamilton-Steele, Summersville resident Hope Jones and Columbia

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    Missouri Chief Justice Honors

    Posted September 17, 2014 at 2:09 pm

    Judge Douglas D. Gaston, an associate circuit judge in Texas County (in the 25th Judicial Circuit), was one of seven judges honored by Supreme Court of Missouri Chief Justice Mary R. Russell at an annual ceremony honoring exemplary service to

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    Veterans Interested In Farming

    Posted September 17, 2014 at 1:46 pm

    University of Missouri Extension and the AgrAbility Project are reaching out to returning veterans who have an interest in farming.

    Karen Funkenbusch, MU Extension safety specialist, said

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    7th Grade

    Posted September 17, 2014 at 1:39 pm

    Pictured left to right, back row are: Caitlyn Basham, Abby Reese, Ally Smith, Piper Francis and Emmalee Layman. Front: Ashley Smotherman, Emily Guidry, Taylor Randolph, Tehya Pierce, and Trinity Clark.

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    Winona Softball

    Posted September 10, 2014 at 5:11 pm

    Wildcat Softball Seniors: Emily Stephens, Bailey Barrett, Lindsey Bockman, and MacKenzie Bradford.

    Volleycats Open Season with Win

    Posted September 3, 2014 at 5:41 pm

    By Amanda Newby

    High School volleyball season opened for the SHS Wildcats with an away game against the Thayer Bobcats Thursday, August 28. The Wildcats were previously

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    King Named Employee

    Posted September 17, 2014 at 1:42 pm

    Texas County Memorial Hospital has named Lance King of Houston the August employee of the month.

    King is a

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    Mountain View Garden Club to Hold Plant Sale

    Posted September 17, 2014 at 1:35 pm

    The Mountain View Garden Club will hold their Fall Annual Plant Sale,Saturday, September 20 at 9:00 AM at What Park. All plants come from the gardens of club members. The public is invited. We are a member of South Central

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