Aurora Man Pleads Not Guilty to Murder

March 14, 2017 | Latest News
Shannon W. Hensley (LCSO photo) by Sam Clanton MOUNT VERNON, Mo. – A man from Aurora pleads not guilty to several charges stemming from the shooting death of 82-year-old Nolan Karch. Forty-four-year-old Shannon Hensley is charged with first-degree murder, armed criminal action, burglary and robbery. He is also facing kidnapping and assault charges in a separate filing. According to the Lawrence County Sheriff's Office, Karch was found dead
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Local Quail Forever Chapter to Host Banquet

March 14, 2017 | Latest News
by Shannon Cay HARRISON, Ark. – The newly-formed Ozark Mountain Chapter of Quail Forever will host a fundraising banquet on Saturday, March 25th. The group's treasurer Stephen Brown says the money raised from this dinner and auction event will go to the protection and enhancement of quail and other upland wildlife habitats, as well as the No Child Left Indoors initiative: http://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/142/2
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C of O to Honor Vietnam Veterans at Special Service

March 14, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church POINT LOOKOUT, Mo. – College of the Ozarks is hosting a special service honoring Vietnam Veterans at the Missouri Vietnam Veterans Memorial at 9 a.m. on Thursday, March 30th. In 2012, former Missouri Governor Jay Nixon signed a bill into law designating March 30th as Vietnam Veterans Day in the state of Missouri. Dr. Donn Russell, the Gold Star Brother of Jerry Russell who was killed in action in Vietnam in 1970, will be
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Northark to Host NJCAA Women’s Basketball Championship

March 14, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church HARRISON, Ark. – The National Junior College Athletic Association is bringing its 2017 Division II Women's National Basketball Championship to North Arkansas College in Harrison. From March 21st to the 25th, the NJCAA will be taking over the Pioneer Pavilion on the south campus of Northark, as 16 teams from across the country compete to be the next NJCAA Division II Women's Basketball Champion's. To learn more about this
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Charles Newman Weathers

March 14, 2017 | Latest News
Charles Newman Weathers, age 88, of Cassville, Missouri, passed away Friday, March 10, 2017 at his home. He was born September 30, 1928 in Seligman, Missouri the son of Leon and Jocie B. (Edens) Weathers. On February 3, 1950 in Bentonville, Arkansas he was united in marriage to Chloe Porter, who survives. Also surviving are two sons, Sammie Leon Weathers and his wife Charlotte of St. Robert, Missouri and Johnny Newman Weathers and his wife Kath
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Willard W. Binge

March 14, 2017 | Latest News
Willard W. Binge, 99, of Springfield, MO, passed away March 11, 2017, at Forsyth Nursing & Rehab Center, with family at his side. He was born February 22, 1918, in Lynn Township, IL., son of Glen and Kathrine (Yocum) Binge. Will and Reta raised two daughters in Cedar Rapids, IA. There he became a member of the Masonic Lodge. He moved to Taney County, MO, in the late 70's and worked for the County Recorder Office. In the late 90's he moved to
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Police Search for Suspect in Armed Robbery

March 14, 2017 | Latest News
Jason Michael Withnell (MPD photo) by Sam Clanton MONETT, Mo. – The Monett Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a man wanted for armed robbery. Police say 36-year-old Jason Michael Withnell of Monett has been on the run since February 24th, when he allegedly entered Herd's General Store on South Lincoln Road, displayed a handgun and demanded cash from the register. Charges of first-degree robbery, armed criminal act
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Jeremy JoeDon Rains

March 14, 2017 | Latest News
Jeremy JoeDon Rains, age 36, of Springfield, Missouri, formerly of Cassville passed away Saturday, March 11, 2017 in Springfield. He was born March 5, 1981 in Ada, Oklahoma the son of Kenneth Don and Cindy (Adams) Rains. On July 4, 2009 he was united in marriage to Amie Jenkins, who survives. Also surviving are two children, Dylan and Macie of the home; his mother, Cindy Ray and her husband Lee of Cassville, Missouri; father, Kenneth Rains of O
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Patrick Joseph Crevelt

March 14, 2017 | Latest News
Patrick Joseph Crevelt was born on October 10, 1932 in Jefferson City, Missouri. He was the youngest of six children born to Henry Joseph Crevelt and Almeda (Brinegar) Crevelt. His family later moved to California and Patrick graduated from Mount Diablo High School in Walnut Creek, CA and earned a bachelor's degree at Armstrong Business College in Berkeley, CA. Patrick served in the United States Air Force during the Korean Conflict. After the
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Goodman Man Crashes Vehicle into Driveway near Washburn

March 14, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church WASHBURN, Mo. – A man from Goodman is injured in a single vehicle crash Monday night, one mile north of Washburn in Barry County. The Missouri Highway Patrol reports 41-year-old David Price was traveling northbound on Highway 37 at 4:55 p.m., when he ran his vehicle off of the roadway and struck a driveway. Price was transported to Washington Regional Medical Center in Fayetteville, Arkansas to be treated for moderate inj
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