News

Health Department Urges Everyone To Get Flu Shot

Subscriber onlyCooler October weather means it's time for fall festivals, pumpkin carving and seasonal flu shots. The McDonald County Health Department urges everyone over the age of 6 months to get a seasonal flu shot this year. Continue reading...

A Bed Of Rocks Offers A Cooler Night's Sleep

Subscriber onlyIn the year 1961, I spent my 12th summer here on Earth with my grandparents, Phoebe and Grandad Fine, and Phoebe's sister, my great-aunt Rosalyn. The three lived in a small cinder-block house standing on North Kings Highway Street in the small southwest Missouri Ozarks town of Noel. Phoebe and Rosalyn owned and operated a small greenhouse resting on a lot next to the house, and my Grandad was the city marshal. Continue reading...

Testing And Treating Well Water For Bacterial Safety

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Community

A Bed Of Rocks Offers A Cooler Night's Sleep

Subscriber onlyIn the year 1961, I spent my 12th summer here on Earth with my grandparents, Phoebe and Grandad Fine, and Phoebe's sister, my great-aunt Rosalyn. The three lived in a small cinder-block house standing on North Kings Highway Street in the small southwest Missouri Ozarks town of Noel. Phoebe and Rosalyn owned and operated a small greenhouse resting on a lot next to the house, and my Grandad was the city marshal. Continue reading...

Kids 'Flip' Over Atlatl Seminar

YOUNGSTERS LEARN TECHNIQUES OF ANCIENT HUNTING TOOL

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Audit IDs Concerns In County Books

REPORT FOCUSES ON PROBLEMS IN OFFICES OF COLLECTOR, SHERIFF, PROSECUTOR

Subscriber onlyAn audit of McDonald County government's books turned up a number of areas of concern, according to Missouri Auditor Nicole Galloway. Continue reading...

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Religion

Church News

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What's Wrong? Compromise Weakens Our Strength From God

Subscriber onlyHere we are again. Fall has finally given us some wonderfully cool weather. This is such a beautiful time, when the leaves turn those rich colors that warm your heart and make you want to snuggle up and read a book. Continue reading...

Getting Back On The Horse When Depression Strikes

Subscriber onlyOur sanctuary was beautifully decorated with fall flowers and a reminder of cooler weather and the changing of God's seasons. Continue reading...

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Sports

Lamar Hammers Mustangs On The Gridiron

Subscriber onlyThe five-time defending state champion Lamar Tigers had little trouble proving their No. 1 state ranking is well deserved Friday night in the Tigers' 56-0 win over McDonald County. Continue reading...

7th-Graders Improve Record

Subscriber onlyThe McDonald County seventh-grade football team improved to 2-1 on the season with a 22-0 win over East Newton on Sept. 22 at MCHS. Continue reading...

JV Earns Win Over Mount Vernon

Subscriber onlyMcDonald County built a 22-0 lead in the first quarter and went on to claim a 40-6 win over Mount Vernon in a junior varsity football game on Sept. 19 at MCHS. Continue reading...

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