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Nixa City Council puts off decision on chickens
Nixa City Council members debated a bill that would create a public vote to allow chicken ownership in the city, but postponed any decision to a later date.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Springfield area continues to dig out after winter storm drops up to 8 inches of snow
The snow itself fell peacefully. What happened after wasn't always serene. Springfield donned a coat of white powder Friday as the first winter storm of the season moved through the Ozarks.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Thu Dec 05, 2013
State Senate passes Boeing tax incentive package
The Senate passed a tax incentive deal for Boeing on Wednesday after several hours of debate.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Family Best Bets Through Dec. 15
The Mayor's tree-lighting ceremony will follow at 5 p.m. inside the X Center. Call 417-725-5486 or visit nixa.com.
Nixa company to build $4.8M plant, move to Republic next year
A Nixa manufacturer is investing $4.8 million in a new plant as it plans to move to Republic next year.
Filing for municipal elections to open Dec. 17
Dec. 17 marks the first day candidates may file to run in the April 8 municipal election.
Police officer files complaint to clear name
A Nixa police sergeant seeks a declaratory judgment in federal court to effectively relieve him of any wrongdoing in a June 21 arrest that resulted in a complaint against the Nixa Police Department.
Preliminary road budget set for county
The Christian County Commission set a preliminary budget for road work in 2014, a task that proved daunting considering the uncertainty of revenue for roads.
Early park plan unveiled
Architects presented their suggestions for 33 acres of vacant park space plus Nixa's three existing parks to the general public.
Nixa street, police budgets set
Two of the most expensive-to-operate city government departments in Nixa have their budgets set for the upcoming year.
Season of giving
Several charities based in Christian County made short presentations to Ozark Chamber of Commerce general membership to illustrate their needs for donations during the winter holiday season.
Love for animals develops into pet grooming business
It's a trait she says she inherited from her late father. "I've just always loved animals and actually wanted to be a veterinarian, but I didn't want to go to vet school," she says.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Springfield lawmakers show support for Boeing tax incentives
Springfield lawmakers started lining up in support of a tax incentive program for Boeing Tuesday, as a parade of witnesses asked House and Senate committees to approve a bill.
Hats off to SFD and SGF
'Tis a privilege to applaud the Springfield Fire Department for its efforts to educate apartment dwellers about the dangers of careless smoking.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
State school board association seeks good legislation that helps education
I believe school boards across Missouri want consistency in fully funding the Foundation Formula for the 900,000 students we were elected to serve, which has yet to be fully funded since it was implemented.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Salvation Army seeks volunteers to ring the bells
Hundreds of volunteer bell ringers are needed in Christian County from now until Christmas Eve at Salvation Army red kettle locations in Nixa and Ozark.
outpouring of thanks
NIXA More than 150 volunteers circled a crowded warehouse on a Thursday night, stuffing grocery bags with food along their routes.
Nixa produce distributor ships nationwide
Name of business: Market Fresh Produce Address: 380 E. Highway CC, Suite C103, Nixa Phone: 866-885-7751 Website: www.marketfreshproduce.net Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday; closed Saturday-Sunday; phones answered 24/7 Owner: Steve Phipps About the business: In 2005, Market Fresh Produce wasn't doing very well.