News

Wind Down Summer With Camping And Floating

Subscriber onlyContributing greatly to the beauty of McDonald County is the picturesque Elk River with its towering bluffs and treed banks. The Elk River beckons thousands of families and friends every summer to come float in kayaks, canoes, rafts and tubes -- to swim in it, to picnic and camp beside it -- to enjoy nature to the fullest. Continue reading...

Lant Hurt In Car Crash

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School Supply Lists

Subscriber onlyThe following school supply lists are for every school in the district. McDonald County R-1 no longer has individual lists for each. Continue reading...

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Community

Wind Down Summer With Camping And Floating

Subscriber onlyContributing greatly to the beauty of McDonald County is the picturesque Elk River with its towering bluffs and treed banks. The Elk River beckons thousands of families and friends every summer to come float in kayaks, canoes, rafts and tubes -- to swim in it, to picnic and camp beside it -- to enjoy nature to the fullest. Continue reading...

Missouri Now 48th In Economic Growth

Subscriber onlyEach week I get dozens of questions from constituents regarding funding. There are questions about highway building, additional traffic controls, more Children's Service workers, additional facilities for Veterans, expansion of Medicaid, more education programs, more assistance for law enforcement and so on. There are literally thousands of needs for State revenue. Continue reading...

Surprised With Joy

VIRGINIA BOUCHER, ONE OF THE ‘BIBLE LADIES,’ HONORED ON HER 90TH BIRTHDAY

Subscriber onlyMOUNTAIN -- When Virginia Boucher came to McDonald County in 1949, the rural area was sparsely populated. She, along with Marjorie Barnhart, came to the Mountain as missionaries. The two ladies, one from Kansas and one from Illinois, had met at Faith Bible Academy on the Lake of the Ozarks in 1946. Continue reading...

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Religion

A Tribute to August

Subscriber onlyPity poor, old August! Unless one has a birthday or an anniversary in August, there is absolutely nothing spectacular or notable about this summer-is-almost-over month. Continue reading...

Dare To Walk With God

Subscriber onlyOur associate pastor, Ryan Crawford, brought our Sunday morning message: "Dare to Walk With God." Continue reading...

Birthmarks Of The Believer

Subscriber onlyKenneth White and Dot Harner were celebrating birthdays, and Wayne Johnson opened our Sunday morning worship service with prayer at Mill Creek Baptist Church. Special prayers were requested for Darrell Spillers, Janice's grandchildren and Tammy. Wayne shared thank you notes from Derek Drake and the Edens and Jeannette Easter shared a praise. Continue reading...

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Sports

Mustangs Compete In 7-On-7

Subscriber onlyMcDonald County wide receiver Cole DelosSantos catches a touchdown pass from Shiloh Jackson against Bentonville West at a 7-on-7 camp at Fayetteville High School on July 14. Continue reading...

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