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Kacey Blunk for Howell County News
For the second straight week, the Liberty football squad hung a 60+ burger on their opponents in the first half. This week, they downed the Thayer Bobcats for the first time since 2016.  It took all of 12 seconds for the Eagles to draw first blood. The first play from scrimmage, Liberty took...
Laura Wagner for Howell County News
Another fantastic week of volleyball wraps for the Liberty Lady Eagles as they end the week 5-0 on the regular season and take first place in the silver bracket at the Zizzer Varsity Showdown Volleyball Tournament. Beginning another week of home games, the Lady Eagles welcomed the Strafford...
The West Plains School District will host a "For the Love of Zizzer Sports Night" on Thursday, Sept. 8 for the entire community. Wear Zizzer red and catch one of your favorite teams play at home. Admission to the events is a canned/non-perishable food item or a donation which will be collected...
courtesy of Shawana Cox
In the rain and with a score to settle, the Willow Springs Bears faced off against the Marionville Comets on Friday. Last year, the Bears lost to the state-ranked Comets 38-0. This year was also a loss, but the Bears did manage to score a touchdown on the seemingly invincible Comets and gave up...
Church League - Monday, August 29 No play due to rain Cat and Dog - Tuesday, August 30 The top three places were paid. First place with a score of 34 was Carl Hicks, and Kaye Tipson; second place with a score of 35 was Nancy Vornold, and Dean Lamb; third place with a score of 36 was Steve...
Congratulations to Michele Meyers of Willow Springs, and Penny Reynolds of Cherokee Village, AR. They are the winners of the annual Kathy Noirfalise Memorial 2-Lady 18-Hole Scramble held Saturday, August 27 at the Wedgewood Country Club. The second place winner was June Gantner of Hollister and...
Kacey Blunk for Howell County News
The Lady Eagles 2022 season is off to a fantastic start as the Eagles dominated the first week of games coming out 3-0. The season opener for the Lady Eagles was Monday, August 29 in Licking, and what a way to start the season. The Junior Varsity won in two sets 25-16, 26-24 with Junior...
Gretchen Creighton Photography for Howell County News
From the opening kickoff, the Eagles outmatched the Agape Rhinos in every facet of the rain-soaked game Friday night. At the halfway point, the Eagles held a commanding 60-0 lead. The Rhinos were able to add a couple second half scores of their own to make the final score 60-12. It didn't take...
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Jaima Bice and Mahayla Kirby have been chosen as bat girls for the Missouri State University-West Plains (MSU-WP) Grizzly Softball team's inaugural season. Bice is a seventh grader at West Plains Middle School and the daughter of Allyson and Shawn Bice, West Plains. Kirby is a fourth grader...
courtesy photo/ Shawana Cox
The Willow Springs Bears faced off against a brand-new opponent on Saturday. Despite the heat and the drive to California, Mo., the varsity pulled off a 48 to 6 win against St. Mary’s.   “It was hot out there. Every kid was dying from the heat, which speaks to their toughness,” said first year...

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