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Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Calendar of events
News in brief (07/26/14)
The Monett Rural Fire District board will hold its monthly meeting at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 29 at Huffmaster Insurance, Seventh and East Cleveland in Monett. The Lesters will appear in concert at 8:20 and 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, July 27 at the First Baptist Church in Monett...
Experience, innovations important to judge candidates (07/26/14)
Lawrence County Republicans will choose between four candidates on Aug. 5 in selecting a nominee to run for the...
Monett adds e-cigs to smoking restrictions (07/26/14)
One month after passing a smoking ban in city buildings and North Park, except in designated areas, the Monett City...
High-pressure pumps added at water plant (07/26/14)
Crews for Crossland Heavy Construction crossed off one of the biggest parts in the building of the new water treatment...
Investigation into check-cashing scheme continues (07/26/14)
Law enforcement personnel in Purdy are seeking information on the identity and location of a suspect wanted for...
183 Monett students participate in Morning Mile (07/26/14)
One of the most popular innovations during Summer School in the Monett School District was the Morning Mile, one of the...
Growth, competition keys of Cubs' camp (07/26/14)
The sights and sounds of pads popping on Friday was a joyful chorus to the Monett football coaching staff. For two...
Heat-related illnesses no joking matter (07/26/14)
Most people have done it before: worked outside, got a little queasy, but pushed through the discomfort to finish the...
2014 Monett WaterThrasers (07/26/14)
The 2014 Monett WaterThrashers pose for a photo at South Park.
Sports Briefs (07/26/14)
Wicked Strong, the 3-year-old thoroughbred colt co-owned by Monett's Jane Rogers, races today in the $600,000 Jim Dandy...
youth flock to football camp (07/25/14)
Despite a hot and humid week, the Monett Mighty Mite program experienced record turnout of more than double its usual...
Back in the Good Old Days for July 20-26 (07/21/14)
EIGHTY YEARS AGO July 20-26, 1934 The Safeway store in Monett, which moved from 418 E. Broadway to the Mansfield building at 314 E. Broadway, held its formal reopening on July 21. The store is very attractive and is spic and span in every detail. A large force of salesmen will be employed for the opening...
Back in the Good Old Days for July 13-19 (07/14/14)
EIGHTY YEARS AGO July 13-19, 1934 The Monett police force is hot on the heels of peddlers and salesmen of all kinds. Out of 13 arrests so far this month, three have been for selling fruits and vegetables without city licenses. The Monett City Council passed an ordinance providing for the control and operation of the municipal light system of the City of Monett, and established new rates for electric current and rules and regulations for consumers. ...
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