News

52 On Crowder Dean's List

Subscriber onlyNEOSHO -- Crowder College announced 644 students, including 52 from McDonald County, earned recognition on the Spring 2017 Dean's List. Continue reading...

Officials, Residents Team Up To Form Long-Term Use Plan

Subscriber onlyOfficials and Goodman residents are teaming up to form a long-term plan to benefit the city. Continue reading...

U A Talent Search Students Attend National Student Leadership Congress

ANNUAL MEETING IS DESIGNED TO DEVELOP SERVICE-ORIENTED LEADERS

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- The University of Arkansas Talent Search programs sponsored five student delegates to this year's National Student Leadership Congress, June 10-15, in Washington, D.C., organized by the Council for Opportunity in Education. Continue reading...

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Community

Briefs

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Program for Beginning Farmers, Ranchers July 20

Subscriber onlyMOUNT VERNON -- Registration is open for a free July 20 workshop to help beginning farmers, ranchers and veterans learn about resources offered by state and federal agencies. Continue reading...

Steer Feedout Finale Set for June 26

Subscriber onlyMOUNT VERNON -- Beef cattle producers are invited to the Steer Feedout Finale at 7 p.m., June 26 at the University of Missouri Southwest Research Center in Mount Vernon. Continue reading...

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Religion

What Does God Want From Us?

Subscriber onlyShelley Hall was celebrating a birthday and Wayne Johnson greeted the congregation as we gathered to worship Sunday at Mill Creek Baptist Church. Special prayers were requested for Doug Cory, Ruth Briggs, Molly, Debbie, John, the Eileen Cantrell family and Wayne. We celebrated Father's Day by thanking God for our fathers and presented them with gifts. Continue reading...

Cain's Kids

Subscriber onlyIn the Book of Genesis we find the story of two brothers, Cain and Abel. Both bring offerings to god; God accepts Abel's offering, but rejects Cain's offering. Cain becomes very angry! He feels anger towards God, and bitter and resentful towards his brother. Cain's anger leads him to murder his brother! Perhaps that's why God made it a Divine Law: " You shall not murder -- anyone for any reason!" Jesus expanded on that Law: "Whoever is angry with another without just cause, has already committed murder in his heart." We have thousands of Cain's kids, his descendents, with us today. Continue reading...

A Fathers Day Blessing, Yours For The Taking

Subscriber onlyHappy Fathers Day to all you wonderful fathers. We are going to try our best to tell you how to reach out and take the promises God has set for His children. Continue reading...

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Sports

McDonald County Loses To Carthage

Subscriber onlyCarthage overcame a 4-0 first-inning deficit to claim a 9-5 win over McDonald County in a nine-inning 18U baseball game on June 15 at McDonald County High School. Continue reading...

MCHS 14U Baseball Sweeps Grove

Subscriber onlyThe McDonald County 14U baseball team improved to 13-8 for the season by sweeping Grove, Okla., on June 14 at Grove High School. Continue reading...

Neosho Sweeps MCH In Doubleheader

Subscriber onlyNeosho swept a 16U baseball doubleheader at McDonald County on June 13 before McDonald County went 0-4 in a Mickey Mantle Word Series Qualifier tournament held June 15-17 in Joplin. Continue reading...

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