Local News

Please join us Sunday, Feb. 4, for our regular first-Sunday fried chicken fundraiser dinner from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Southwest Baptist University student Tali Rose and her family will be volunteering to serve guests to earn tips that will go toward Tali’s upcoming mission trip to Colombia,...
Two theft cases were filed in Ozark County Circuit court in the past week.    Four-wheeler theft A warrant with a $2,500 cash only bond has been issued for Jade Nicholl Goodnight, 29, of Ava, and Estevon Dockins, 30, of Gainesville after felony-level stealing charges were filed against the pair on...
The Tecumseh Volunteer Fire Department will host a Chili Cook-Off fundraiser from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 24, at the firehouse on Highway 160 east of Lake Norfork. Judges for this event will be Ozark County Sheriff Darrin Reed, Ozark County Presiding Commissioner John Turner and Ozark County...
Dr. Rick Funston of the University of Nebraska will speak on heifer development and fetal programming at the next meeting of the South Central Cattlemen, to be held at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 12, at the Howell County Extension Center, 1376 Bill Virdon Blvd. in West Plains.  The meal is $15 per...
Members of Sampson Masonic Lodge #298 in Theodosia will serve their regular first Saturday of the month community breakfast from  7 to 10 a.m. Feb. 3 at the lodge on Highway 160 next to Lutie School in Theodosia. The menu includes scrambled eggs, sausage, biscuits and gravy, pancakes, waffles and...
The Gainesville Saddle Club will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 8, at The Meeting Place on Third Street in Gainesville between Shelter Insurance and Big  Bob’s Bait and Tackle. 
The Center in Gainesville will host the regular first Sunday fried chicken dinner fundraiser from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Feb. 4. The Center is located off Highway 5 north near the Gainesville city limits.   Southwest Baptist University student Tali Rose and her family will be volunteering to serve...

Well-known fiddler H.K. Silvey of Thornfield, along with Alvie Dooms of Ava, J.R. Johnston of Norwood and David Scrivner of Kissee Mills are expected to participate in an old-time music get-together and discussion to be hosted at the Ozark County Historium at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 24. The discussion will be moderated by Kaitlyn McConnell, creator of the popular “Ozarks Alive” online blog.
The Ozark County Historium in Gainesville will host colorful, musical and informative events in February and March.  The Historium’s latest quilt exhibit is The Best of Both Worlds: Quilts by Sisters Martha Martin and Donna Lemons. These talented women who live in Dora provide examples of the...
Several employees at Gainesville Health Care Center were recognized Jan. 24 during a years-of-service celebration. From left: Nina McCullough, Ethel Scott, Joyce Miller and Sherri Beasley were recognized for having given over 20 years of service to the facility. Not pictured: Sue Egan was...

Election judges who served in the November 2017 election in Gainesville wore red, white and blue to celebrate the patriotic occasion. From back, left: Renee Schmucker, Lana Cockrum, Dennis Lawson and Diane White. Ozark County Clerk Brian Wise is seeking qualified residents interested in serving as judges in upcoming elections. Times file photo.
Ozark County Clerk Brian Wise is seeking election judges to serve in upcoming elections in April and August. He likes to find “people who care about the process and believe in elections.” After all, he said, “the judges’ faces are the first people voters see when they come to the polling place, so...

Pages

Ozark County Times

504 Third Steet
PO Box 188
Gainesville, MO 65655

Phone: (417) 679-4641
Fax: (417) 679-3423

Comment Here