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Ninety participants have signed up for the free CPR (cardio-pulmonary resuscitation) class to be held at 5 p.m. Thursday at The Center on Highway 5 north at the Gainesville city limits.  Ozark County Ambulance administrator Stacy Raney, with support from Ozark County emergency management director...

Photo courtesy Cody Kendall, TKVFD / storm chaser
Members of the Timber Knob Volunteer Fire Department visited Head Start students Oct. 31 to talk to them about fire safety, including how...
November 14, 2018, 3:10 PM

Chatting with Mr. Claus: Makadah Price, daughter of Warren and Valerie Price, shared her Christmas wishes with Santa during last year’s breakfast with Santa event in the Bakersfield School cafeteria prior to the annual Bakersfield Christmas parade. Children visited with Santa (Richard Chamberlain) while his elves (Carol Bales, Melba Mullins and Dianna Stover) served pancakes and sausage. This year’s breakfast with Santa in Bakersfield will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 1. Photo by Val Price.
Organizers are finalizing details for upcoming Ozark County Christmas events.  Bakersfield’s “An American Christmas” will be held Saturday, Dec. 1,...
November 14, 2018, 2:05 PM

Tracy Todd Presson. Ozark County Jail booking photo.
Tracy Todd Presson, 53, of Gainesville was indicted in federal court Nov. 8 on five felony charges including two counts of of sexual exploitation of...
November 14, 2018, 1:42 PM
Ninety participants have signed up for the free CPR (cardio-pulmonary resuscitation) class to be held at 5 p.m. Thursday at The Center on Highway 5 north at the Gainesville city limits.  Ozark County Ambulance administrator Stacy Raney, with support from Ozark County emergency management director...
November 14, 2018

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  • November 14, 2018
    Ninety participants have signed up for the free CPR (cardio-pulmonary resuscitation) class to be held at 5 p.m. Thursday at The Center on Highway 5 north at the Gainesville city limits. Ozark...

  • Photo courtesy Cody Kendall, TKVFD / storm chaser
    November 14, 2018
    Members of the Timber Knob Volunteer Fire Department visited Head Start students Oct. 31 to talk to them about fire safety, including how firefighters work during house fires and rescues. The...

  • Chatting with Mr. Claus: Makadah Price, daughter of Warren and Valerie Price, shared her Christmas wishes with Santa during last year’s breakfast with Santa event in the Bakersfield School cafeteria prior to the annual Bakersfield Christmas parade. Children visited with Santa (Richard Chamberlain) while his elves (Carol Bales, Melba Mullins and Dianna Stover) served pancakes and sausage. This year’s breakfast with Santa in Bakersfield will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 1. Photo by Val Price.
    November 14, 2018
    Organizers are finalizing details for upcoming Ozark County Christmas events. Bakersfield’s “An American Christmas” will be held Saturday, Dec. 1, beginning with ...

Obits


  • Mary Elizabeth Renne, 72
    November 15, 2018
    Funeral services for Mary E. Mills Renne, 72, of Gainesville, are scheduled for 1 p.m. today, Nov. 14, 2018, at The Bridge to the Living Word church in Theodosia with Josephine Naegele officiating....

  • Tabitha Kesner Swab, 81
    November 15, 2018
    A Mass of Christian Burial for Tabitha Catherine Swab, 81, of Kansas City, formerly of Sunrise Beach, was held Oct. 27, 2018, at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Laurie. Mrs. Swab died Oct. 22 in her...

  • Mary ‘Burnett’ Sharp, 88
    November 15, 2018
    Funeral services for Mary “Burnett” Sharp, 88, of West Plains, were held Nov. 11, 2018, at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home in West Plains.  Mrs. Sharp died Nov. 6 at her home. She...

Education


  • Ninth grader India Butler, left, Dora Elementary School principal Brett Mitchell and sixth grader Carson Howard won Red Ribbon Week prizes for their Halloween costumes.
    November 14, 2018
    Dora School celebrated Red Ribbon Week Oct. 30-Nov. 2 in collaboration with Wood & Huston Bank of West Plains. The activity focused on alcohol and drug prevention education. Counselor Amelia Menz...

  • Pictured, from left: adviser Chelsey Gilmore, Ruthanne Doebler, Ben Pointer, Katelyn Burke, Malakye Ray, Shelby Kinsey, Eli Amyx and Town & Country Supermarket manager Roger Frost.
    November 14, 2018
    The Gainesville FBLA chapter recently participated in a fundraiser in partnership with Town & Country Supermarket.  The members handed out flyers, and for each customer who presented a flyer...

  • GHS sophomore Dalton Barnett is circulating a petition asking that football be restored at Gainesville High School.
    November 7, 2018
    Gainesville High School sophomore Dalton Barnett is circulating a petition asking Gainesville High School to reintroduce the football program it discontinued abpit 30 years ago. Dalton said he...

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