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Lady Mustangs Fall To Mount Vernon 51-27

Subscriber onlyMount Vernon held the McDonald County Lady Mustangs to a combined six points in the second and third quarters to key a 51-27 win on Feb. 16 at McDonald County High School. Continue reading...

School Honor Surprises Underwood Family

Subscriber onlyOwning a grocery store just two blocks from Pineville School gave Don Underwood and his family plenty of opportunity to contribute to all the fundraisers the school ever had -- and the family never passed on the opportunity to join in. Continue reading...

Teams Seeded For District Tournament

Subscriber onlyAurora received the top seed in the boys' division and Carl Junction in the girls' for the Missouri Class 4 District 12 Basketball Tournament to be held at McDonald County High School Feb. 28-March 4. Continue reading...

3 Wrestlers Medal At State

THE TRIO WILL ALL RETURN TO WRESTLE NEXT YEAR

Subscriber onlyWith three out of the five McDonald County wrestlers who qualified for the Missouri Class 3 State Wrestling Championships earning medals, along with wins by the remaining two qualifiers, the Mustangs took 16th place in the final team standings. Continue reading...

Five Qualifiers

MCHS Sending Quintet To State Wrestling Championships

Subscriber onlyThe disappointment of not having a district champion for the coaching staff at McDonald County High School was offset by having five wrestlers qualify for state by finishing in the top four at the Missouri Class 3 District Wrestling Tournament held Feb. 9-10 at Camdenton High School. Continue reading...

Seventh Graders Win Conference Tourney

EIGHTH-GRADE MUSTANGS TAKE TOURNAMENT’S THIRD PLACE

Subscriber onlyThe McDonald County seventh-grade boys basketball team capped off a perfect 16-0 season by winning the Big 8 Junior High Boys Basketball Tournament last week at Triway Junior High School and East Newton High School. Continue reading...

Monett Coach Takes Mustangs' Reins

KELLEN HOOVER TAPPED TO LEAD THE FOOTBALL TEAM

Subscriber onlyKellen Hoover knows success as a high school football coach. Continue reading...

Mustangs Fall To Tall Patriots

Subscriber onlyWith 6-10 University of Arkansas signee S.K. Shittu guarding the paint, the McDonald County Mustangs had little success scoring from the inside. Continue reading...

Freshman Boys Take Third At Mount Vernon Tourney

Subscriber onlyThe McDonald County freshman boys' basketball team defeated East Newton 39-22 on Feb. 4 to claim third place in the Mount Vernon freshman boys Basketball Tournament. Continue reading...

Lady Mustangs Claim Second At Seneca Invitational

Subscriber onlyAfter knocking off Class 5 Joplin to win its pool, the Class 2 Purdy Lady Eagles continued the giant-killing run with a 67-46 win over Class 4 McDonald County on Feb. 4 in the championship game of the 2017 Seneca Invitational Girls Basketball Tournament. Continue reading...

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