News

Fall Inspires Creativity For Home Decor

Subscriber onlyFall inspires us to embrace everything that the changing season brings. We feel compelled to drink apple cider, go on a hayride, make pumpkin pie and enjoy the beauty of the changing leaves. Continue reading...

Corn Maze Promotes 'Right Choices'

Subscriber onlyGalen Manning, his wife Barbie and their staff promote a different right choice each year at Right Choices Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch in Southwest City. This year's right choice is church attendance, and the maze is in the shape of a church, Manning said. Continue reading...

The Feed Store Prepares For Feed Sale Increase This Fall

Subscriber onlyThe Feed Store & More in Anderson soon will see a big boost in feed sales, thanks to the cooler fall weather on its way in coming days. Continue reading...

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Sports

Helm's Dinger A Winner

Lady Mustangs Win District Championship

Subscriber onlyHitting in the bottom of the seventh in the championship game of the Missouri Class 3 District 12 Softball Tournament, down a run with two outs and two strikes, McDonald County's Kylie Helm put an end to one of the most exciting softball games in the history of the MCHS program when the senior hit her second homer of the game to give the Lady Mustangs a 15-14 win over the Monett Cubs. Continue reading...

Cubs Use Defense, Trickery To Down Mustangs

Subscriber onlyMonett used some pre-Halloween trickery -- a double reverse pass -- to spark the Cubs to an 18-12 win over the McDonald County Mustangs on Friday night at Monett High School. Continue reading...

Mustang All-Conference Honors

Subscriber onlyThree members of the McDonald County High School cross country teams earned all-conference honors at the Big 8 Cross Country Championships held Oct. 9 at Springfield Catholic High School. Continue reading...

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Religion

Facing Our Fears

Subscriber only"From Ghoulies and Ghosties, and long-legged Beasties, Continue reading...

Gettin' in Shape

Mill Creek Baptist Church

Subscriber onlyA large crowd gathered on a cool fall morning to worship at Mill Creek Baptist Church. Doug and Susan Cory were celebrating their anniversary, and special prayers were requested for the Dale Bequette family, the Moffett family, Wayne Johnson, the Darrell Smith family, Kelly, Bob, Melissa, Angela and Skip. We recognized our pastor, Brother Mark Hall, for Pastor Appreciation and thanked him for being our pastor. We also presented Shelley with a gift of appreciation for being our pastor's wife. Both are such a blessing to our church. We will have a fall bonfire and hot dog roast for pastor appreciation next Sunday at the church on the creek bank at 5 p.m. Brother Mark presented a Bible to our newest member, Marlene Gray. Continue reading...

You are invited to the wedding feast; will you come?

Weekly Devotion

Subscriber only"The kingdom of heaven is like unto a certain king, which made a marriage for his son...." Matthew 22:2 (Read v.1-14) Continue reading...

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