To prevent or respond to pandemic, county gets more than $1 million – which must be repaid if not used

At their weekly meeting Monday, county commissioners discussed the more than $1 million in federal funds that is coming to the county from the CARES act. The meeting was live streamed on Facebook and can be viewed on the “Ozark County” Facebook page.

At press time Tuesday, no positive cases of the COVID-19 virus had been reported in Ozark County, according to Ozark County Health De

With lifting of stay-home order, many offices and businesses begin a cautious reopening

Stockmens Bank reopened its lobby Monday after the month-long COVID-19 shutdown that caused banks and other offices and businesses to close their lobbies and work behind locked front doors. The bank’s new plexiglas “sneeze guards” that protect tellers, including Arlene Merriman, left, and Kaitlin Conrad, are hard to see in the photo, but they’re there.



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