4 hrs ago
CoxHealth hires additional EMTs for Christian County
CoxHealth hired three new EMTs to serve in Christian County. The move keeps the ambulance district fully staffed with more hiring on the horizon.
8 hrs ago
Gifts and collectibles on rickety floors
Name of business: Downtown Marketplace Address: 103 E. Church St., Ozark Phone: 417-581-4438 Website: downtown-marketplace.com Hours: 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Monday-Saturday; closed Sundays and holidays; open until 8 p.m. Thursdays through the Ozark Downtown Farmers Market season.
12 hrs ago
New Business: Bridal studio opens in Ozark
The owner, Evelyn Malone, is also an ordained minister available to officiate wedding ceremonies.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Ozark family puts spotlight on a rare, genetic disorder
OZARK, Mo. - You are born with it and have to live with it for the rest of your life.
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Thu Jun 13, 2013
Get out: What's happening around the Ozarks on Thursday
A short program will be followed by a proclamation from Mayor Bob Stephens. 417-864-6199; email: firstname.lastname@example.org Springfield Police Chief Paul Williams: Coffee with the Chief is 7 a.m. today at Big Momma's Coffee & Espresso Bar, 217 E. Commercial St. The purpose of the meeting is to encourage an open discussion between the public and the ... (more)
Wed Jun 12, 2013
What to do with 33 acres
Utility customers will be asked to fill out and return the survey form enclosed in their utility bill so that the Nixa City Council may determine what to do with 33 acres of land at the intersection of Northview Road and Gregg Road.
DEA reports busting drug conspiracy
Federal agents say they have busted a local drug conspiracy throughout Christian, Greene and Webster counties that has distributed Mexican meth.
Ozark considering meth precursor ban
A vote of the Ozark Board of Aldermen could make the city the latest in Missouri to ban over-the-counter sales of pseudoephedrine, a drug used to treat cold and allergy symptoms that is also used as an ingredient in methamphetamine.
Duck Race set to soar, help kids
Flocks of rubber duckies will migrate from their traditional bathtub habitats to the waters of the Finley River for the Sertoma Duck Race.
Census: Half of Christian County workforce works outside county
The U.S. Census Bureau released a set of data on commuting that brought little surprise to Christian County, which loses 23.4 percent of its population each day to jobs in other counties.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Boil water advisory in effect for Ozark
A problem with the water system has prompted a boil water advisory for the City of Ozark.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
DEA reports busting drug conspiracy
Five people are in the Greene County Jail while a sixth, Jerry Wright, 37, of Ozark, remains a fugitive sought by federal agents.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Ghost town is hidden in Ozark Mountain foothills
Hidden away in the foothills of Taney County are ruins of a town that few Ozarkians remember.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Ozark school board briefed on Common Core
Political debate over public education benchmarks at the national and state levels trickled down to a local school district as educators in Ozark attempt to explain changes in curriculum to the public.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Judge James Keet kept alma maters quiet, as well as family tragedy
Most lawyers who make court appearances probably have a favorite judge. This was especially true in the old days when judges and attorneys socialized more frequently, and the duck blind was as important as justice herself being blind.
Christian County Commission examines road standards
Durable roads come with a price. The Christian County Commission decided to examine road construction standards and asked Great River Associates Principal Engineer Spencer Jones to study the requirements in surrounding communities.
Thu May 30, 2013
The Logan County Herald
Honors for VanTine
The CALI award is given to the highest scoring student in each law class at many law schools throughout the country, including MU's law school.
Sat May 25, 2013
KSDK-TV Saint Louis
E. coli levels high in 3 SW Missouri waterways
The Springfield News-Leader reports that the Christian County Health Department has posted advisories warning swimmers about high levels of E. coli bacteria at the Jim Turner Access at Finley River Park in Ozark, the Shelvin Rock Access southwest of Nixa and the Delaware Access west of Nixa.