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Liberty High School students held an assembly at the football field to honor local veterans on Veterans Day.
The Mountain View City Council met in regular session on November 9 at the Mountain View Community Center Building. The meeting began with the unexpected announcement of the resignation of West Ward Alderman and mayor pro tem, Bobby Brooks. Brooks submitted his resignation due to health concerns...
A Veteran’s Day program took place at the Star Theatre on November 11. A moving overture produced by Robby Rakestraw featured patriotic images, video, and music. Once the program began at 7:00 p.m., Larry Spence took the stage as emcee. He introduced Sergeant Major Grover Pierce who offered the...
Recently, Missouri State Representative Robert Ross presented the Houston Lions Club with a Missouri House of Representatives Resolution for honoring their 80 years of service to the Houston area. The Lions Club was chartered on May 28, 1940 by 20 individuals including the first President,...
The groundbreaking ceremony for Mount Calvary Restoration Center was held Sunday afternoon, November 8. City officials were present.  The facility will hold approximately 22 beds and will be dedicated to restoring lives. Construction began last week.    For updates, see the church’s Facebook...
At the regular board meeting of PWSD #3 outside Willow Springs on November 12, Director John Sullivan confirmed the water district has permanently stopped the sale of bulk water.    The decision was one of “fiduciary responsibility,” he explained. Initially, the broken hydrant that allowed...
Publisher’s Note: The participants in this meeting gathered in a public place, and they made no effort to hide their identities from me or from each other. However, pending the appointment a spokesperson or form a Petition Committee, the participants have requested their identities to be...
At a press conference on November 13, Ozarks Medical Center launched not only the largest expansion in the organization’s history, but also announced a branding transition from OMC to Ozarks Healthcare. The new name and brand was effective immediately.    Ozarks Healthcare Women’s Center...
Willow Springs Fire Department responded to a house fire on Holloway Dr. on November 11. According to Assistant Fire Chief Vance Farmer, the call came in at 9:16 pm. The occupants of the home were out of the house and returned home to find the fire. No one was inside the house at the time of the...
Willow Springs Police Chief Bryan Hogan has been hospitalized for treatment of COVID-19. Operations at the police department are carrying on in his absence.    "As the city is deeply concerned for the health of our fellow employee and friend, Police Chief Bryan Hogan, we are also confident in...

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