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Local News: News in brief (7/20/19)  Monett Times

The Monett Chamber of Commerce will hold two round table discussions on the course for Chamber activities over the next five years, from 8 to 10 a.m. or from 5 ...



Obituary: Art Negre (7/17/19)  Monett Times

Arthur Paul Negre, 79, of rural Monett, Mo., passed from this earthly home to his eternal home in Heaven on Sunday morning, July 14, 2019, while at Cox South ...



Monett High School adds Jobs for America's Graduates program next fall  KY3

The Jobs for America's Graduates (JAG) program serves students who have academic potential, but who also face significant barriers to success.



Monett High School Placed on Lockdown  OzarksFirst.com

MONETT, Mo. - A potential threat towards Monett High School placed the school on lockdown early this morning.



Goetz named assistant principal at Monett High School  Monett Times

With a month remaining before the end of the regular school year, the Monett school board has filled many of its outstanding vacancies. Goetz. One open ...



Monett High School student faces charge in school threat investigation  KY3

The school threat investigation into the threat lasted about an hour.



Monett School District looks at non-traditional education with JAG program  KSNF/KODE - FourStatesHomepage.com

A Southwest Missouri school district looks at non-traditional education programs to give students their best chance at success. Beginning next year, students in ...



Cubs qualify nine wrestlers to state en route to district title  Joplin Globe

MONETT, Mo. — The district tournament has been pretty good to Daryl Bradley and his Monett wrestling squad in recent years.



Monett High student charged in Thursday school threat  Springfield News-Leader

Kaleb Switzer, 17, was charged Friday in connection with the Thursday incident at Monett High School.



High School Sports: All Hall of Famers (9/7/18)  Monett Times

The phrase “a tradition unlike any other” just took on a whole new meaning for the football program in Monett. On Thursday, the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame, ...



Local News: Monett graduates receive local scholarships (5/15/19)  Monett Times

Eighty scholarships from local organizations, individuals and families were presented to Monett High School graduating seniors at the MHS Honors Assembly on ...



Local News: Monett school board adopts 2018-2019 calendar (1/3/18)  Monett Times

Monett school board members approved the calendar for the 2018-2019 school year following a scheduled public hearing required when classes are slated to ...



Local News: Golden Age Games return to Monett Nov. 2 (10/31/18)  Monett Times

The 23rd annual Missouri Health Care Association District 4 Golden Age Games, a competition for residents at nursing facilities in southwest Missouri, will return ...



Monett School District, Leaders Sued Over Sexual Assault of Student  OzarksFirst.com

The father of a Monett High School student alleged, in a federal lawsuit filed Thursday, that his daughter was sexually assaulted by a male classmate on a ...



Local News: Monett Class of 2018 top 10 percent announced (5/9/18)  Monett Times

Year-end graduation announcements and schedules have been announced at Monett High School. The 183 students in the Class of 2018 represents an 11 ...



Obituary: Douglas Hobson (6/11/19)  Cassville Democrat

Douglas Eugene Hobson, 80, of Monett, Mo., passed from this life peacefully on Sunday, June 9, 2019, while at Mercy Hospital in Springfield, Mo. Doug was ...



Student in Custody After Threat Toward Monett High School  OzarksFirst.com

MONETT, Mo.--Monett police say they have someone in custody after a student threatened violence Thursday at Monett High School.



Obituary: Jon Suit (12/15/18)  Monett Times

Jon C. Suit, 76, of Monett, Mo., went home to be with his Heavenly Father on Wednesday, December 12, 2018, while at Lacoba Homes in Monett. Jon was born ...



Local News: Monett High School seniors receive honors recognition (5/16/18)  Monett Times

Monett High School seniors received recognition for outstanding achievement and years of consistent performance during the Senior Honors Program, held May ...



Monett student accused of making school-shooting threats  Joplin Globe

MOUNT VERNON, Mo. — A Monett High School student was arraigned Tuesday in a trial division of Lawrence County Circuit Court on charges that he made ...



GO CAPS program at Monett High School ready to expand  Monett Times

Katherine Smith, a quality control engineer with EFCO Corporation, is pictured visiting with Gavin Wild and William Murphy from the GO CAPS engineering and ...



Ozark Festival Orchestra offers holiday concert  Joplin Globe

MONETT, Mo. — The Ozark Festival Orchestra will put on a holiday concert filled with holiday favorites for the public this weekend.



Monett School District faces a federal lawsuit over the sexual assault of a student  KSPR

MONETT, Mo. A local school district is under fire after a parent says not enough was done to protect his daughter from being sexually assaulted by another ...



Local News: Ground broken for new Cox Monett Hospital (5/4/19)  Monett Times

The governing board of CoxHealth Systems was one of the groups ceremonially turning dirt for the groundbreaking of the new Cox Monett Hospital on ...



Substitute teacher bound over on third count in student sex case  Joplin Globe

MOUNT VERNON, Mo. — A judge ordered a 26-year-old substitute teacher bound over for trial Thursday on one of two charges that she was facing in Lawrence ...



Local News: Berean school embraces growth (8/18/18)  Monett Times

Berean Christian Academy opened their doors for the 2018-2019 school year on Wednesday, welcoming new faces of students and faculty in higher numbers ...



Drury students in Monett earn grant to help revitalize downtown area  Drury Newsroom

Community Foundation of the Ozarks' Monett Affiliate awarded a $2425 grant to Drury University in Monett to undertake a revitalization project.



Local News: Monett students honor local veterans during assembly (11/12/16)  Monett Times

Veterans from the Monett area received honor in music and word from Monett High School students during the assembly held for Veterans Day on Tuesday at ...



Ex-substitute teacher is charged for having sex with student in Monett  KY3

MONETT, Mo. (KY3) -- An-ex substitute teacher at Monett schools faces four charges of having sexual contact with a 17-year-old student. The Lawrence County ...



Monett High School top academic performers  Springfield News-Leader

All-Star nominee: Joel Ridenour. Top 10 percent of 2017 graduating class: Karsyn Ballay, Alexis Brannon, Natia Compton, Jacob Furry, Cale Harper, Deven ...



David Williams named new Monett High School principal  Monett Times

David Williams, the assistant principal at Monett High School for the past two years, has been named the new high school principal for the 2015-2016 school ...



Cubs claim first football title since '77  Springfield News-Leader

Thirteen unanswered points and a will of iron fueled a state championship win.



Crowder College hosts Engineering Day competition for high school students  Joplin Globe

NEOSHO, Mo. — More than 150 high school students from 11 area schools on Wednesday traveled to Crowder College for its first Engineering Day, ...



Monett FFA team wins top marks at national event  Monett Times

The Monett High School FFA dairy judging team, having made the unprecedented achievement of winning the state championship at the 89th Missouri FFA ...



High School Sports: Monett celebrates its football history (8/22/14)  Monett Times

Burl Fowler Stadium has seen its share of big crowds. One of the largest was on Nov. 12, 2012, as the Cubs played Eldon in the state quarterfinal playoffs.



Local News: Performing Arts Center opens in style (9/15/15)  Monett Times

The Monett High School Performing Arts Center opened with a ribbon cutting and a concert on Thursday before a three-quarters capacity audience. "The dream ...



Monett High School Class of 1956 gathers for reunion  Monett Times

The Class of 1956 from Monett High School met recently for its 60th reunion at the home of Jerry James. Classmates, many accompanied by their spouses ...



Caysie Turner explores new role at Monett High School  Monett Times

It has not taken long for Caysie Turner, the new assistant principal at Monett High School, to feel at home in her new job. Not a retiring personality, Turner fronted ...



Annual orchestra festival features 12-year-old cellist  Joplin Globe

MONETT, Mo. — Thirty-eight years — that's how long the Ozark Festival Orchestra has put on its Young Artist/Soloist Showcase to the public.



Lebanon wins inaugural district girls wrestling team title  Ozarks Sports Zone

Nixa hosted one of four district girls wrestling tournaments that were the first in state history this weekend. While it may have been the first MSHSAA sanctioned ...



Top Chamber awards to Gale Huffmaster, Main Street  Monett Times

Gale Huffmaster received the Monett Chamber of Commerce's top honor, the Community *Service* Award, at the Chamber's annual membership meeting on ...



Football-mad Monett advances to playoff semifinals by downing Owensville  Springfield News-Leader

Monett's football players hope to equal the performance of their school's soccer team.



Monett Historical Museum plans grand opening  Joplin Globe

The Monett Historical Museum will hold a grand opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony at 2 p.m. Saturday at 422 Broadway.



For Monett softball, 22 became a magic number  Joplin Globe

The number 22 will always be a meaningful one for this year's Monett High School softball team.



High School Sports: The top 10 Times' sports stories of 2012 (1/3/13)  Monett Times

Times Photo by Jared Lankford The 2012 Monett Cubs football team is pictured above. In the front row, from left, are: Jordan Henson, Caleb Morris, Seth Starr, ...



Cubs gridders returning to site of first title win in 1971  Monett Times

The 1971 Monett football team claimed the honors of the first Cubs squad to win a state football title, taking the Missouri Class AA football state championship.



Monett takes Ozark Golf Invitational title  Ozarks Sports Zone

By Don Eskins (For OzarksSportsZone.com). Monett High School topped a field of eighteen teams, gathered at Fremont Golf Course on Thursday, to claim the ...



Monett Artists' Guild to present 'Godspell' starting July 13  Cassville Democrat

Stephen Schwartz's musical “Godspell” will be the summer production of the Monett Artists' Guild, coming to the Monett High School Performing Arts Center next ...



Historic Monett downtown has grappled with flooding for more than a century  Joplin Globe

MONETT, Mo. — Monett and the railroad have a long history together.



Local News: Sonic changes general manager (10/15/16)  Monett Times

Management at the Sonic restaurant in Monett changed on Oct. 1, placing Gary VanNote as the new general manager. VanNote is taking over for Rocky Gaston, ...



A new era set to kickoff at Monett tonight  Monett Times

Tonight is a historic evening for Monett High School at South Park. For the first time in the school's history, the Monett Lady Cub soccer team will storm the field to ...



Monett football coach moving to Ozark  Springfield News-Leader

OZARK – Monett's loss becomes a gain and a *fresh* set of downs for Ozark. Ozark High School introduced Chad Depee as its new head football coach shortly ...



Aurora schools consider switch to four-day weeks  Monett Times

In two public meetings this week, Aurora school superintendent Travis Shaw laid the foundation for switching the biggest school district fully in Lawrence County ...



Obituary: Jack McCaffrey (2/17/17)  Monett Times

John F. (Jack) McCaffrey, 81, of Monett, MO, passed from this life peacefully on Monday afternoon, February 13, 2017, at his residence. Jack was born on August ...



Family goes public with fight to bring home remains of Monett man killed in Laos in 1966  Joplin Globe

MONETT, Mo. — Capt. Thomas Hubert Wolfe's family has quietly cooperated with the U.S. government for 50 years since the Monett man's plane was shot down ...



VIDEO: Missouri boys hoops player hits 3/4-court buzzer beater to win game  USA TODAY High School Sports

The odds were strongly in favor of Tuesday night's boys basketball game between Diamond (Mo.) and Monett going to overtime. With 1.6 seconds on the clock ...



Former Monett students are finding college success in theatre  Monett Times

Laramie Ellis stars in a show at State Fair Community College. [Photo courtesy of Eric Yazell of State Fair Community College]. Order this photo. If the entire ...



Missouri Sports Hall of Fame to induct Camdenton/Missouri State/NFL lineman Jason Whittle  Lakenewsonline.com

Football Luncheon presented by Ozarks Coca-Cola/Dr Pepper set for 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17 at University Plaza Hotel & Convention Center.



Features: MHS seniors recognized for achievement (5/23/13)  Monett Times

Achievements by Monett High School students during the year were announced at the annual Senior Honors Assembly, held on May 13 in the school commons.



Bringing him home: A Monett family's struggle to recover a veteran's remains from Laos  Springfield News-Leader

'He was my hero and I never dreamed he would not come home'



SCOREBOARD, LIVE BLOG: High school football starts with county rivalry game  Joplin Globe

High school football games start in Missouri with a bang, as Carl Junction travels to Webb City for an intense rivalry game. Joplin travels to Willard, Carthage ...



Missouri high school girls basketball team drinks urine in water cooler prank pulled by rivals  New York Daily News

They certainly weren't drinking Gatorade. An entire Missouri girls basketball team drank diluted urine after prankster players from a rival high school tampered ...



SCOREBOARD, LIVE UPDATES: Joplin gets 100th career win for coach; Carthage, Lamar, Webb City coast  Joplin Globe

Joplin High School earned a win against Neosho in a defensive struggle, earning career win 100 for coach Curtis Jasper. Carthage, Lamar and Webb City ...



The Spartans Seven remain in the hunt for a state wrestling medal  Linn County Leader

Moberly High School's 'Spartans Seven' all remain in the hunt for a Class 2 state medal following Thursday's action at the 2019 MSHSAA Wrestling ...



Temps falling off a cliff today KY3 - Video  KY3

Highs will be this morning, with sharply colder air pushing in during the day. Rain or snow showers will accompany the front.



Arkell Smith, Kaesha George named as Globe's Male, Female Athletes of the Year  Joplin Globe

Arkell Smith, of Carthage High School, and Kaesha George, of Monett High School, have been named as the Globe's Male and Female Athletes of the Year.



Official: Big 8 Conference expanding to 14 schools | Sports  Joplin Globe

Six schools have officially accepted bids to join the Big 8, which makes the expanding conference a 14-member league, President of Big 8 Athletic Directors ...



Spartans wrestling team makes program history finishing fourth at state, having five Moberly athletes medal  Moberly Monitor Index

Moberly's 'Spartans Seven' made the school's wrestling program's history Saturday in different ways at the 2019 MSHSAA Class 2 Wrestling Championships ...



Royals Radio Affiliate - Monett, Missouri [990 KRMO-AM]  Royals Review

The Royals Radio Network is comprised of over eighty affiliates and stretches across seven states. In this recurring series (previous features listed below at the ...



Missouri Highway Patrol assigns four graduates to Northwest Missouri  kttn

Captain James E. McDonald, commanding officer Troop H, has announced the assignment of four new troopers to Northwest Missouri. The new troopers were ...



Missouri Hall of Fame honors local football stars  Monett Times

The Missouri Sports Hall of Fame has announced the inaugural group of Elite 11 honorees. Among its numbers are Monett alumni Dennis Heim and Kelly ...



Barry County Recorder of Deeds questionnaire: Angela Coones  Cassville Democrat

Age: 53. Political Party: Republican. Current Occupation: Current Chief Deputy Recorder for Barry County. Past Experience: In 1996-2006, I was hired by ...



Local News: Purdy hires Banwart as high school principal (2/22/17)  Cassville Democrat

Derek Banwart has been hired as the new principal at Purdy High School for the coming school year, succeeding Matthew Gower, who resigned at the board's ...



Local News: Physician honored for 50 years of service (6/20/14)  Monett Times

Dr. Andres Apostol of Monett was recently honored by the Missouri State Medical Association for having served 50 years in the field of medicine. "This was a ...



High school Athlete of the Year award winners named  Springfield News-Leader

Hunter Yeargan of Willard and Brooke Stanfield of Republic were honored Thursday as the Athlete of the Year Award winners at the second ever News-Leader ...



The nominees and winners of the 2017 News-Leader Sports Awards  Springfield News-Leader

2017 News-Leader Sports Awards were held on Thursday night and honored the best athletes of SWMO prep sports.



Local News: Judge Sweeney receives excellence award (11/20/12)  Cassville Democrat

Judge J. Edward Sweeney, of Monett, recently received the 2012 Missouri Bar Theodore McMillian Judicial Excellence Award, recognizing jurists who, by virtue ...



Coaches association names 2016 all state football teams  Springfield News-Leader

The Missouri Football Coaches Association announced its all-state teams for six classes of high school football.



Coalition working to diversify city | News Free  Branson Tri-Lakes news

Branson officials are working on turning diversity talks into action.



Bringing More Diversity to Branson  OzarksFirst.com

BRANSON Mo. — Bringing more diversity to Branson. That was the topic at a meeting Thursday at the Branson Chamber of Commerce. The Hispanic Workforce ...



Sports reporters name Missouri high school football all-state football teams  Springfield News-Leader

Sports reporters from across Missouri named their all-state high school football teams for 2016.



From the effects of sugar to plant emotions, students show off science skills  Joplin Globe

By her own admission, Taylor Yuhas consumes a lot of sugar and artificial sweeteners — maybe too much.



As student populations diversify, teaching staffs remain mostly white  Joplin Globe

When Disney's “Moana” was released in 2016, Emma Ball's young daughter, Isabella, was ecstatic. Finally, the little girl said, there was a heroine on the screen ...



Local News: Donations sought for Eagle Scout playground project (3/26/16)  Monett Times

Funds are being sought to help improve the playground at St. Lawrence Catholic School in Monett as an Eagle Scout project. John Rausch, a member of Monett ...



ALL-USA Ozarks high school football teams named  Springfield News-Leader

They blocked, tackled, ran, threw and kicked. Most of all, they represented their schools with pride and competed with their best efforts. Some of the top high ...



SLIDESHOW: The Joplin Globe's Athletes Banquet | Gallery  Joplin Globe

CARL JUNCTION, MO - Robert T. Wheeler, 55, a security employee, passed away Saturday, March 30, 2019. A celebration of his life will be held from 5:30 to ...



Area events in the Ozarks this weekend  KY3

From fun Halloween themed festivals to an up close encounter Captain Kirk, this weekend offers all kinds of good times. Star trek actor William Shatner is coming ...



Ex-Kickapoo, Nixa coach returns to Springfield with football team  USA TODAY High School Sports

Former Kickapoo football coach Joel Wells knew leaving for Arkansas would be difficult.



Green diamonds: Springfield softball squads to play on new turf  Springfield News-Leader

Construction crews installed artificial turf on the baseball infields at Parkview High School and Hillcrest High School.



Jeff Starkweather to retire as Joplin AD  Joplin Globe

Jeff Starkweather's career at Joplin High School breaks into 11-year cycles.



Since Joplin Tornado, Dozens of Safe Rooms Built in Area Schools, Communities  KSMU Radio

The number of Federal Emergency Management Agency safe rooms in Missouri has more than doubled since an EF5 tornado hit Joplin in 2011. According to ...



Waldorf's Littrell Announces New Coaching Staff – Mix 107.3 KIOW  KIOW

Waldorf University football coach Josh Littrell announced members of his new coaching staff on Monday. Littrell has named six members to his staff. Waldorf's ...



Looking for something to do in Springfield this weekend? Here's a start  Springfield News-Leader

Books & Brew, 6 p.m., Mother's Brewery, 215 S. Grant Ave. “Super Black: American Pop Culture and Black Superheroes” by Adilifu Nama. Free. 417-882-0714.



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