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At his campaign event at The Venue in West Plains on October 28, Governor Parson reiterated one theme throughout his speech: this election is the most contentious election cycle resulting in the most divided America in his lifetime. The governor said, “This election is about two things: socialism...
Incumbent Governor Mike Parson made a campaign stop in West Plains on October 28, just five days before the election in which he faces Democratic challenger, Nicole Galloway. Watch parts of his rally speech here below. Governor Parson contrasts himself to his opponent.  Governor Parson concludes...
Southwest Baptist University President Dr. Eric A. Turner submitted his resignation to the SBU Board of Trustees during the Board's regular meeting Tuesday, Oct. 20. His resignation is effective Nov. 20 at the conclusion of the fall semester's commencement ceremonies.    "As the University...
The Willow Springs Arts Council granted the Star Dramatic Company $1,200 for the production of The Savannah Sipping Society, a comedy about four Southern women bonding over hot yoga and their troubles. The play will run November 13,14, 15, 20, 21 and 22 at The Historic Star Theatre in Willow...
The Mountain View Garden Club has selected the yard of Petra Stoops at 307 S. Marr Street as the October Yard of the Month.  Petra’s yard shows a beautiful array of blooming color. Petra's love of gardening is quite evident as you wander through her garden. Your eyes are caught by her delightful...
Phyllis Ball, 56, of Willow Springs, suffered moderate injuries in a one-vehicle crash on October 19. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the crash occurred on Highway 181 three miles south of Cabool at 2:20 p.m. Ball was the only occupant of the vehicle when her Dodge Dakota ran off...
The Mountain View City Council met in regular session October 12 at the council chambers.    The city is considering changing banks from Simmons Bank to West Plains Bank, in an effort to move banking to a more locally based bank. With the council unable to reach agreement on the change, the issue...
Birch Tree 2020 Fall Festival and Craft Show 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on October 31 in downtown Birch Tree -tractor show from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at MFA -parade at 4:00 p.m.  -all-ages costume contest after parade     Mountain View First Annual Trunk or Treat 12:00 p.m. to 3:...
Kyla Croney, 35, of Viola, Ark., has pled guilty to two counts of second degree murder and has been sentenced to serve 12 years in prison, according to Court records.    The charges stem from the May murder of Frankie L. Ziegler, 28, Mountain View, and Richard L. Kuntz, 30, West Plains....
Officer Paden Turnbull returned to the Willow Springs Police Department after a two month absence. He resumed work on October 21.    In the interim, he worked for the West Plains Police Department, but “[It] wasn’t a fit for me,” he explained.    Police Chief Bryan Hogan said the...

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