Kelle Ann Workman, a 24-year-old Douglas County woman, went missing July 30, 1989 while mowing a cemetery in northwestern Douglas County.
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Brixey resident Leonard "Dwight" Banks is one of three men who has been arrested for the 1989 murder of 24-year-old Kelle Ann Worman. The arrest came after a Douglas County grand jury indictment was filed in the cold case in relation to new information shared by a reported witness who came forward...
Ozark County Commissioners recently signed off on the 2024 county budget. The 249-page budget book details 30 funds and county offices.     County...
February 15, 2024, 10:11 AM

Last October, Edward M. Rice, bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Springfield-Cape Girardeau, joined the nuns of the new St. Joseph's Monastery for the blessing of the two bells, photo above, left, that will ring from the chapel belfry. The nuns named the bells Maria, for the Blessed Mother, and Cecelia, for the patron saint of music.
It’s not every day that Ozark Countians and other nearby residents have a chance to tour a new, multimillion-dollar facility being built in our area...
February 15, 2024, 10:02 AM

Gainesville resident Rachel Klessig opened her French bakery, Petite Patisserie, on the Mountain Home, Arkansas, square in May 2023.
If you need something extra sweet for Valentine’s Day - or, really, any other day for that matter - stop in Petite Patisserie, a French bakery on the...
February 15, 2024, 9:50 AM

Kelle Ann Workman, a 24-year-old Douglas County woman, went missing July 30, 1989 while mowing a cemetery in northwestern Douglas County.
Brixey resident Leonard "Dwight" Banks is one of three men who has been arrested for the 1989 murder of 24-year-old Kelle Ann Worman. The arrest came after a Douglas County grand jury indictment was filed in the cold case in relation to new information shared by a reported witness who came forward...
February 21, 2024

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  • Kelle Ann Workman, a 24-year-old Douglas County woman, went missing July 30, 1989 while mowing a cemetery in northwestern Douglas County.
    February 21, 2024
    Brixey resident Leonard "Dwight" Banks is one of three men who has been arrested for the 1989 murder of 24-year-old Kelle Ann Worman. The arrest came after a Douglas County grand jury...
  • February 15, 2024
    Ozark County Commissioners recently signed off on the 2024 county budget. The 249-page budget book details 30 funds and county offices.   County revenueThe county’s budget includes...

  • Last October, Edward M. Rice, bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Springfield-Cape Girardeau, joined the nuns of the new St. Joseph's Monastery for the blessing of the two bells, photo above, left, that will ring from the chapel belfry. The nuns named the bells Maria, for the Blessed Mother, and Cecelia, for the patron saint of music.
    February 15, 2024
    It’s not every day that Ozark Countians and other nearby residents have a chance to tour a new, multimillion-dollar facility being built in our area, but that opportunity is coming March 19 a...

Obits

  • February 15, 2024
     Funeral services for Phyllis Long, 87, of West Plains, were held Feb. 10, 2024, at Mammoth Assembly of God Church with Gale Wooten officiating. Burial was at Mammoth Cemetery.She died Feb. 6....
  • February 15, 2024
     Graveside services for Pamella Louise Kesner, 71, of Caulfield, were held Feb. 9, 2024, at White Oak Cemetery. Mrs. Kesner died Feb. 4, at her home.She was born Nov. 5, 1952, at West Plains, to...
  • February 8, 2024
     Graveside funeral services for Donald Dean Smiley, 82, of Theodosia, were held Feb. 2, at Hart Cemetery in Dugginsville. He died Jan. 30, 2024, at Baxter Health in Mountain Home, Arkansas...

Education

  • November 16, 2023
    These Ozark County high school cross country runners were named to the class 1 and 2 all-region cross country teams as voted on by the Southwest Cross Country Coaches Association. Photo courtesy of...

  • Bakersfield academic team
    November 2, 2023
    Gainesville High School hosted a scholar bowl head-to-head competition Oct. 24. Bakersfield’s varsity team took home the win in their matches, while Gainesville’s JV team took home...
  • October 26, 2023
    The Gainesville and Dora school districts were each awarded grants that will help fund the two school districts’ preschool programs.The funds are being made through the Missouri Quality Pre-...

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