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Twenty-one days into a 30-day period allotted for forward momentum, Main Street Willow Springs did not appear at the Board of Aldermen's November meeting. Main Street Willow Springs, LLC is the nonprofit organization that owns a dilapidated two-story building at the corner of Main and Center. The...
Howell County News/ Amanda Mendez
In downtown Willow Springs Saturday night, the Star Theatre was the scene of musical holiday festivities that spanned from spooky Halloween tunes to Christmas standards. The Southern Ozarks Community Orchestra performed a concert called "Happy Hallowthanksmas." Moving through the calendar of...
The city of Mountain View is still searching for a fire chief after the first meeting of the search committee and the board of aldermen. The committee met with the Board of Aldermen in closed session following the regular meeting on Nov. 8.  In the hour-long closed session, three applicants...
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Searchers located the body of 58-year-old Phillip Carnell on the morning of November 16, not far from the area he had planned to hunt when he was last seen on November 13. Carnell, of Sikeston, was deer hunting in Ozark National Scenic Riverways, near Cave Spring in Carter County.  He was...
City governments Willow Springs   The mayor's seat and two aldermen positions will be on the ballot on April 4. Mayor Brooke Fair's two-year term is set to expire. Aldermen seats currently held by Danny Bradley and Phil Knott seats will also be on the ballot.  The mayor of Willow Springs...
As usual, the need is great, and your support is needed. 85% of your donations stays in the Willow Springs area, the remaining contributions go to Salvation Army Worldwide Relief Fund, U.S. Disaster Relief Fund and administration. We would like to thank G & W, T & C, Tractor Supply...
Howell County News/ Amanda Mendez
13,477 registered voters turned out to the polls last Tuesday for the General Election. Because the Friday after the election fell on Veterans Day this year, the results of the election could not be certified until noon on Monday, Nov. 14, County Clerk Kelly Waggoner said.  "Nothing was that...
State Budget Director Dan Haug announced today that net general revenue collections for October 2022 grew 16.7 percent compared to those for October 2021, from $775.3 million last year to $904.4 million this year. Net general revenue collections for 2023 fiscal year-to-date increased 17.1...
Missouri State Treasurer Scott Fitzpatrick is asking Missourians to help return unclaimed military medals and insignia held as Unclaimed Property. The Treasurer’s Office currently holds 288 military medals and insignia including six purple hearts, four bronze stars, and more than 110 other...
A Thayer, MO, man was sentenced in federal court today for possessing methamphetamine to distribute and illegally possessing firearms. Jamie K. Hutcherson, 50, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge M. Douglas Harpool to 15 years and eight months in federal prison without parole. Hutcherson was...

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