With its short, stubby tail and wispy tufts of new feathers topping its head and sticking out from the back of its neck, the first wren fledgling looked a little bit like an alien.
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Note: To read more of Theodosia resident Connie Smiley’s blog, visit ozarkgrace.blogspot.com. It’s quiet on the front porch this afternoon, and a little bit lonely, after the clamor of the morning. A pair of Carolina Wrens have been nesting in a creel that hangs from one of the porch pillars, and...

Photo courtesy Jennifer Korman Photography Gainesville High School graduate Quentin Ortega, center, is shown working with representatives of some of the companies in the Square One Boot Camp Technology Track that he leads in St. Louis. He says he’s been a business entrepreneur at heart since childhood, when he asked for a briefcase for his fifth birthday.
Gainesville High School graduate Quentin Ortega was recently featured on a popular podcast, “Entrepreneurially thinking,” hosted by St. Louis...
May 19, 2019, 2:00 AM

The Ozark County Jail’s new video visitation system was installed this week. The system uses four 50-inch screens, including the one pictured above in the sheriff’s department lobby and three others in each of the jail’s three pods, along with phone/texting units, shown in the two photos below.
The Ozark County Sheriff’s Department rolled out a new video visitation and chat program this week, allowing inmates in custody to connect with loved...
May 18, 2019, 2:00 AM
Construction of Gainesville School’s new preschool building has been put on hold pending the filing of paperwork required by the Federal Aviation...
May 17, 2019, 2:00 AM

With its short, stubby tail and wispy tufts of new feathers topping its head and sticking out from the back of its neck, the first wren fledgling looked a little bit like an alien.
Note: To read more of Theodosia resident Connie Smiley’s blog, visit ozarkgrace.blogspot.com. It’s quiet on the front porch this afternoon, and a little bit lonely, after the clamor of the morning. A pair of Carolina Wrens have been nesting in a creel that hangs from one of the porch pillars, and...
May 20, 2019

News


  • With its short, stubby tail and wispy tufts of new feathers topping its head and sticking out from the back of its neck, the first wren fledgling looked a little bit like an alien.
    May 20, 2019
    Note: To read more of Theodosia resident Connie Smiley’s blog, visit ozarkgrace.blogspot.com.It’s quiet on the front porch this afternoon, and a little bit lonely, after the clamor of the...

  • Photo courtesy Jennifer Korman Photography Gainesville High School graduate Quentin Ortega, center, is shown working with representatives of some of the companies in the Square One Boot Camp Technology Track that he leads in St. Louis. He says he’s been a business entrepreneur at heart since childhood, when he asked for a briefcase for his fifth birthday.
    May 19, 2019
    Gainesville High School graduate Quentin Ortega was recently featured on a popular podcast, “Entrepreneurially thinking,” hosted by St. Louis executives and experienced entrepreneurs...

  • The Ozark County Jail’s new video visitation system was installed this week. The system uses four 50-inch screens, including the one pictured above in the sheriff’s department lobby and three others in each of the jail’s three pods, along with phone/texting units, shown in the two photos below.
    May 18, 2019
    The Ozark County Sheriff’s Department rolled out a new video visitation and chat program this week, allowing inmates in custody to connect with loved ones through video conferencing. Ozark...

Obits

  • May 16, 2019
    Funeral services for J.R. Johnston, 90, longtime resident of Norwood, were held May 14, 2019, at Craig-Hurtt Funeral Home in Mountain Grove. Mr. Johnston died May 10 at his home in Norwood.He was...
  • May 16, 2019
    Jane R. Duvall, 93, of Theodosia, died May 7, 2019, in Mountain Home, Arkansas. Funeral services were private.She was born Sept. 29, 1925, in Spokane, Washington, the daughter of Charles and Florence...
  • May 16, 2019
    Michael Lynn Dudgeon, 66, of Gamaliel, Arkansas, died May 11, 2019, in Mountain Home, Arkansas. At his request, burial was private.He was born Nov. 1, 1952, in Mendota, Illinois, the son of Albert...

Education

  • May 17, 2019
    Construction of Gainesville School’s new preschool building has been put on hold pending the filing of paperwork required by the Federal Aviation Administration because of the school’s...
  • May 16, 2019
    Gainesville graduationGainesville High School held its 2019 graduation exercises at 7:30 p.m. Friday. Jaima DeVries is the class valedictorian, and Madison Trivitt is salutatorian (corrected from...

  • Gainesville preschool students were treated to a fun fire safety lesson from Gainesville Volunteer Fire Department firefighters last week. Students pictured with Gainesville fire chief Ed Doiron are, from left: Makenzie Lane, Greyson Dabney, Brayden Wilson, Tanner Jones, Oliver Paul, Elizabeth Havens, (back) Noland Barger, Ellie May Fullilove and Aspen Walrath-Papke. Front: Dakota Bishop, Fox Paul and Amy Smart.
    May 16, 2019
    Gainesville Volunteer Fire Department personnel visited the two Gainesville preschool classes last week, introducing the students to fire safety skills, giving them a tour of the fire engine and...

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