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  1. MDC and MoDOT invite schools to fight litter through annual "No MOre Trash!" contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | Lee's Summit Tribune

    Ozarks Christian Academy in West Plains won last year's contest for the 3-5-Grade Category and Grand Prize for its 'Get a Heart... Recycle! Tin Man' entry created by 11 grammar school students of teachers Angela Littlejohn and Denise Estes. According to their entry, the school's spring play was The Wizard of Oz and the students decided to keep with that theme and do a Tin Man trashcan.


  2. Columbia College volleyball adds transfer for 2015 seasonRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Missourian

    Liu, a middle attacker, spent her freshman season playing for Missouri State University-West Plains. She had a season hitting percentage of .453, and she was named first-team All-American by the National Junior College Athletic Association and the American Volleyball Coaches Association.


  3. VAULT'S Today In Theatre History: DECEMBER 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Playbill

    1925 Birthday in West Plains, MO, of actor Dick Van Dyke , who will appear on Broadway in Bye Bye Birdie and The Girls Against the Boys , and create memorable TV and film roles in "The Dick Van Dyke Show," "Mary Poppins" and "Chitty Chitty Bang ...


  4. Ava Woman Hurt Seriously In Wreck In Webster CountyRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Douglas County Herald

    An Ava woman was seriously injured in a wreck in Webster County last Friday. The Missouri State Highway Patrol said Maudie Rosetta Pope, 62, of Ava, was crossing U.S. 60 at Diggins and her northbound 2000 Buick LaSabre was hit by an eastbound 2003 Chrysler Town and Country van driven by Jason A. Shelton, 40, of West Plains.


  5. Missouri Deere Dealer Larson Farm & Lawn Announces Acquisitions, Staffing ChangesRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Agri Marketing

    ... acquisitions bring the total number of Larson Farm and Lawn locations to nine, including Rogersville, Nixa, West Plains and Freistatt, Mo., and Harrison, Ark. Glenn Larson, president and owner of the group said he is excited to add more locations ...


  6. Mt. Tabor ChurchRead the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | Douglas County Herald

    ... and Jill O'Neal of Ada, OK. came on Wednesday to Ronnie and Pat Lansdown for Thanksgiving. The group drove to West Plains to join Mr. and Mrs. Doug Lansdown, Jadon and Kayley, David and Casey Guerin and girls, of Mt. Vernon, as well as other family ...


  7. MFA Oil acquires PB's PropaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Sedalia News Journal

    MFA Oil Company, a farmer-owned cooperative based in Columbia, Mo., has acquired PB's Propane, a family-owned propane retailer based in West Plains, Mo.


  8. Ava 7th & 8th Grade Bears Host Zizzers; Travel to Mtn. GroveRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Douglas County Herald

    The Ava Middle School Bears hosted the West Plains Zizzers on Tuesday, Nov. 18, and finished the night with two victories. The Bears defeated the Zizzers 31-24 in the 7th grade contest.


  9. Western improves to 8-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Altus Times

    The WOSC Pioneer men's basketball team traveled to Wilburton on Nov. 25 to take on Eastern Oklahoma State College, fresh off a 10 point victory over Missouri-West Plains. The Pioneers showed no signs of the long journey as they headed into the half-time locker room up 42-35.


  10. McHenry Moose Lodge expands Thanksgiving guest listRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Daily Herald

    ... at this Lodge is incredible and I can't say enough about what they have done." Seaman Recruit Dustin Parker from West Plains, Missouri, said Thanksgiving was a chance to do more than have a good meal away from Great Lakes. "It means a lot," Parker ...


  11. Holiday season in 1958 Richmond had a few things in common with 2014Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Richmond Daily News

    ... ure of Harry signing an autograph for young Bob Snowden, who was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Elton Snowden of West Plains. They were in town to spend the holiday with Mr. and Mrs. Robert Snowden of


  12. TecusmehRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2014 | Douglas County Herald

    ... Nov. 24 will be installation of officers. A Thanksgiving potluck dinner will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 18. West Plains O.E.S. will install officers for the coming year. I appreciate Mahlon Schmucker's help getting a new propane heater ...


  13. Ava 7th, 8th Grade Girls Open Basketball Season at Mtn. Grove TourneyRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2014 | Douglas County Herald

    ... this week with back to back games playing at home on Monday against the Houston Lady Tigers and traveling to West Plains on Tuesday. The 7th grade Lady Bears got their first win of the season, defeating Houston 39 to 17. Little led the scorers with ...


  14. Overcoming real estate 'politics' to form a regional MLSRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | Inman News

    ... tiny: the Ozark Trail Board of Realtors (126 members); Newton-McDonald County Board of Realtors (84 members); West Plains Board of Realtors (65 members); Southwest Missouri Board of Realtors (61 members); and the Ozarks Board of Realtors (23 ...


  15. Bears become a spectacle in small town MissouriRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Sedalia Democrat

    You know it's a slow news day in Southern Missouri when both the West Plains Daily Quill and the KY3 television station website lead with the story of a dead bear. But that was the big news on Monday out of my hometown.


  16. Hopes for rain after NSW bushfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... has total fire bans in the Greater Hunter region, the Central Ranges, the Northern Ranges, the Upper and Central West Plains and the Northern Slopes. Temperatures are expected to be cooler in the Blue Mountains on Saturday with a top of 27 and a ...


  17. West Plains Man Sentenced For Meth, FirearmsRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | Douglas County Herald

    Tammy Dickinson, United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, announced that a West Plains, Mo., man was sentenced in federal court last week for manufacturing methamphetamine and illegally possessing several firearms. Russell Scott Adams, 33, of West Plains, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge M. Douglas Harpool to 12 years and eight months in federal prison without parole.


  18. Driver Has To Be Extricated From Jeep Monday AfternoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Douglas County Herald

    ... vehicle. The wreck occurred about one mile west of Highway 5, across from the Ava View Heights subdivision. The West Plains Daily Quill reported an unusual crash this week involving a tractor-trailer rig and a 600-pound black bear. That incident ...


  19. The Missouri Division of Tourism Invites You To Plan Your Holiday Shopping Trip to MissouriRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... so Fido can come shopping too. Enjoy a unique setting and a fun shopping experience at Downtown Antique Mall in West Plains. Located on the Historic Courthouse Square - which is almost round because streets enter the square at mid-blocks, not ...


  20. MO House speaker announces formation of new investigative committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | KFVS12

    ... e Reps. Kevin Austin, R-Springfield; Kevin Engler, R-Farmington; Don Phillips, R-Kimberling City; Shawn Roads, R-West Plains; Chris Kelly, D-Columbia; Stephen Webber, D-Columbia; Mike Colona, D-St. Louis; and Kevin McManus, D-Kansas City.


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