The above announcements from OMC, West Plains

Posted June 15, 2016 at 8:56 pm

Sage Marie Hutson………………………………….Born: June 8, 2016

To: Jenni and Chase Hutson, Viola, AR

Weight: 7 lbs. 3 oz. Length: 20 1/4 inches

4 Babies were born the week of June 6 at TCMH, Houston

Madison Rhenea Ingram………………………….Born: May 27, 2016

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    Parkway Beauty Academy Graduates

    Congratulations to our latest graduate here at Parkway Beauty Academy’s Miss Ciara Harvey. Miss Ciara graduated May 26 in Cosmetology and is working at the Hair House in West Plains.

    Congratulations to our latest graduate here at Parkway Beauty Academy’s Mrs. Linda Fields. You will do such wonderful things Miss Linda. Linda graduated June 2 as a Nail Technician.

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    Birch Tree Chamber of Commerce Yard of the Month

    The Birch Tree Chamber of Commerce Yard of the Month for June belongs to Cecil and Betty McGary of 4304 Oak Street. Cecil and Betty have lived in their lovely home for more than 30 years. Betty has been keeping a garden for many years with help from 'the boss of the family', Hojo the Boston Terrier. Many beautiful flowers grow along the edge of their home: pink hydrangeas, red and orange lilies, pink roses, bright petunias (a recent Mother's Day gift), yellow

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    (L-R): Principal Jon Johnson, Martha Stolba (owner), and Superintendent Merlyn Johnson.

    A fresh coat of paint brightens up any room, and this summer, Summersville R-11 Schools will receive 40 gallons of paint to refresh its learning environment. Summersville R-11 Schools were selected as the winner of a paint grant through Waggoner True Value Home Center’s partnership with True Value Foundation’s ‘Painting a Brighter Future’ program. A True Value Foundation paint grant helps renew an atmosphere that sets a positive tone for educators to teach children to learn.

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    Mill Restoratrion Auction Raises $1143

    And the winner of the Steven's 320- 12 gauge Shotgun is: Dale Weaver of Eminence. Charlie Richardson, son of Mark and Theresa Richardson, drew the lucky ticket on Saturday at 11 a.m. during the auction. Thank you to all who bought tickets. The raffle raised $917.

    The auction was held under the big old tree next to the mill. $1,143 was raised towards our budget to get the mill re-stained, trim painted, gutters and basement treated. Thanks

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    MSHP Reports Area Accidents

    A minor injury accident occurred on June 11 at 9:16 p.m. in Douglas County on MO Rt. 14, 3 miles north of Dora. The accident occurred as the 1986 Chevrolet C20 Pickup, driven by Melinda E. Roberts, 17 of Pomana, ran off the roadway and struck a tree. Roberts, who was not wearing a safety device, was taken by ambulance to Ozarks Medical Center(OMC) in West Plains. The accident was investigated by Tpr C. J. Mendez assisted by Msg C. A. Hogue and Tpr J. R. Roberts.

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    Texas County Genealogical and Historical Society to Meet

    The Texas County Genealogical & Historical Society will meet Friday, June 10, 2016 at 1:00 pm at St Marks Catholic Church. Larry Wood of Joplin will be speaking on Notorious Incidents of the Ozarks.

    Visitors are welcome and refreshments will be served.

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    device, received minor injuries and was taken by private vehicle to Mercy St Francis in Mtn. View. The accident was investigated by Msg. S. N. Foster.

    A moderate injury accident occurred on June 2 at 6:30 p.m. in Texas County on Z Highway – 500 feet west of US 63 when an unknown vehicle struck a pedestrian. Arthur L. Kirkwood, 54 of Cabool, was transported by ambulance to Texas County Memorial Hospital (TCMH)with moderate injuries. The accident

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