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Junior princess winners
2018 Hootin an Hollarin junior princess winners were, from left, second runner-up Cheyenne Wachtal, first runner-up Abbie Johnson and Junior Princess Hannah Lynne.
Winners of the 2018 Hootin an Hollarin Lil Miss pageant for third and fourth grade girls were, from left, first runner-up Claire Turner, second runner-up Mylie Frye and Lil Miss Norah Welch.
2018 Hootin an Hollarin Lil Princess winners were, from left, first runner-up Makelby Myers, second runner up Mali Inman and Lil Princess Brystal Johnson.
The Ozark County Historium will host author/historian/professor Brooks Blevins at 10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 4, as he introduces his newest book, A History of the Ozarks Volume 1: The Old Ozarks. Blevins will have copies of his book available for sale. This is a repeat visit for Blevins, who spoke 10...
To contact the Ozark County Sheriff’s Department or other emergency-responding agencies here, call 417-679-4633. In an emergency, dial 911.   Sept. 17 1:36 a.m. – OCSD officer assisted Missouri State Highway Patrol at Highways 160 and 5. Assistance rendered. 5:36 a.m. – Stranded motorist on Highway...
Romance Church will host a fifth-Sunday meeting beginning at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, with brother Jim Kyle speaking, and Doyle Turner speaking at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29.  Everyone is invited.
Cody Goodwin and Brittany Barnett of Gainesville are the parents of a baby boy, Ethan Blake Goodwin, born Aug. 11, 2018, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. He weighed 6 pounds 13 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long.  His siblings are Abel, 3, and Tyler, 2. His grandparents are Patrick and...
Winners of the Lick Creek Volunteer Fire Department fundraiser raffle were Bud Wolfe of Oklahoma, first place winner of the Old Henry Golden Boy rifle; Dan Drollinger, second place winner of the game camera; and Brad Dale of Tecumseh, third-place winner of the shooting eat and eyes protection set....
Lee Raymond of Mountain Home, Arkansas, was the winner of the Henry .44 magnum rifle in the recent fundraiser raffle organized by Bakersfield American Legion Post 374. 
Gracie Broncho, 2, and her mother, Lauren Abrahamson, recently presented this decorated sign to Robert Jorgensen, congratulating him for winning – and thanking him for participating in – the raffle sponsored by the VFW post in Isabella to raise money to help with Gracie’s medical expenses. Also...


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