News

Preventing Tick-Borne Diseases Begins With Precautions

BEST DEFENSE IS TO KEEP FROM BEING BITTEN

Subscriber onlySPRINGFIELD -- Ticks are responsible for more human disease than any other insect, ACcording to the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services. Continue reading...

Tyson's Meals That Matter

Subscriber onlyRACHEL DICKERSON/MCDONALD COUNTY PRESS Pat Bourke of Tyson's Meals That Matter disaster relief operation unloaded chicken from a truck in the old Harps parking lot at Noel earlier this month. The organization served a meal to the people of Noel on the Monday after the flood. Continue reading...

Be Cautious Returning To Flood-Damaged Home

Subscriber onlyThe Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services urges Missourians to take extra precautions when returning to flood-damaged homes, apartments or businesses during clean-up efforts. The dangers are not over after the water goes down. Continue reading...

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Community

Great Greyhounds

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Why Do We Observe Memorial Day?

Subscriber onlyThe following article, reprinted from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs website, gives a brief history of Memorial Day and why we observe it each May. Continue reading...

Briefs

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Religion

Babel and Pentecost

Subscriber onlyRudyard Kipling wrote: Continue reading...

Faster Than The Speed Of Light

Subscriber onlyI sometimes awake afraid and drenched in my own perspiration. Continue reading...

Hedges And Holes

Subscriber onlyWe stood for opening prayer and welcomed the new visitors with our handshake song. "I want that Mountain." Continue reading...

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Sports

Three Named To All-Star Soccer Teams

Subscriber onlyMcDonald County's Bekah Hitt was recently named to the first team of the Missouri Class 3 District 12 girls' soccer All-Star team. Continue reading...

Woods Vaults To State Competition

Subscriber onlyThe McDonald County High School track team batted a thousand at the Missouri Class 4 Sectional 3 Track and Field Championships. Continue reading...

Five Seniors Honored for 4-Years Of Play

Subscriber onlyFive members of the 2017 McDonald County High School received four-year senior commitment awards at a banquet held May 19 at MCHS. Continue reading...

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