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Cookie’s Restaurant at Theodosia Marina Resort in Theodosia will host its sixth annual St. Patrick’s Day dinner to benefit local veterans through Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association Chapter 4-12. The event will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, March 17, at the restaurant overlooking Bull...

Kenneth Smith
A Theodosia Dollar General employee was scheduled to be arraigned by Associate Circuit Judge Cynthia MacPherson Tuesday after he was arrested Sunday in connection with accusations that he helped multiple people take as much as $16,000 worth of merchandise over a five-month period.Kenneth Smith, 53...

Mike Wolfe, right, and Frank Fritz, of the History Channel’s hit TV show “American Pickers” are currently looking for unique antique collections in Missouri to be featured in upcoming episodes.
The television show “American Pickers” will be filming in Missouri this spring, and the hosts are looking for people here with unique antique collections and interesting stories behind them. The show features large, unique collections, interesting multi-generational family properties or anyplace...
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) meets at 4 p.m. every Monday in Isabella. Call Donna Anderson, chapter leader, at 273-0027 for information about attending our next meeting.TOPS is a weight loss group, but we are also a group of people who listen to what makes us gain weight and what helps us lose...
At its Monday night meeting, the Gainesville Board of Aldermen, after sitting through the reading aloud of a mind-numbing 29-page sewer project document, passed an ordinance authorizing the issuance of $931,000 in combined waterworks and sewerage system revenue bonds to help fund a new waste water...
A volunteer has stepped forward to take the Friday morning shift at the Ozark County Volunteer Library, so it will be open a half day on Fridays rather than being closed all day Friday, as was reported in last week’s Times.  Thanks to the volunteer, the library will be open 9 a.m. to noon Friday, 9...
It’s beginning to look more like spring. Grass is greening up some, and the front yard had a big bunch of robins and meadow larks one morning. The Easter lily flowers are blooming lots of places.We went to Cookie’s for supper one night. They are now open Monday through Thursday 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and...
As loads of leaves cover my yard the jonquils and narcissus are in full bloom. My front yard is full of the white and yellow blossoms, indicating spring has arrived here. I appreciate their burst of color.No doubt the big show buses and trucks passing by my home Sunday evening on 160 Highway were...
March MenusLunch is served daily from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and is open to everyone. The cost is $6 for those younger than 60; a $3.50 donation is requested for those over 60. Call 679-4746 to order take-out for 25 cents more.Wednesday, March 14: steakburger on a bun with all the fixin’s,...

Emilee Shipley
Ozark County Chief Deputy Winston Collins confirmed to the Times Monday that 16-year-old Emilee Shipley, who on Jan. 8 was reported missing from the Dora-area home of her grandparents, David and Jeanie Shipley, was recently found safe in Howell County.Collins said he could not give any details in...

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