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On the evening of October 24, 2020, a Texas County deputy on patrol in the Licking area observed a vehicle parked in a drive just off of Highway 63.  The deputy stopped to check on the driver. During the contact, deputies observed evidence of illegal drugs in plain view.  A search of the vehicle...
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:...
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:...

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