- NMS plans to upgrade STEM programs (12/16/17)
- MoDOT briefs LEPC on winter storm response (12/15/17)
- Sheriff report Dec. 11 (12/12/17)
- Two inmates escape from jail (12/11/17)
- Dr. Lovinger visits every county (12/8/17)
- Winter conditions ripe for fires warns chief (12/7/17)
- Small students spread Christmas cheer (12/5/17)
- Marriage licenses (12/5/17)
- Who is Mareth Enterprises? (11/30/17)
- Circuit court (11/29/17)
Janet Ruth Burrell (12/15/17)Janet Ruth Burrell, 71, Nevada, departed this life on Tuesday, Dec. 12, at her home in Nevada. Janet was born Dec. 12, 1946, in Neosho, Mo., to Charles and Eloise Jones. Janet grew up in Neosho. She...
Dorothy “Grace” (Blackmore) Cartwright (12/13/17)Dorothy “Grace” (Blackmore) Cartwright, 88, of rural El Dorado Springs died Sunday, Dec. 10. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, Dec. 14, at 10 a.m. at Bland-Hackleman Chapel. Burial will...
David L. Loyd (12/13/17)David L. Loyd, 72, Nevada, passed away on Monday, Dec. 11, at Mercy Hospital in Joplin. David was born April 20, 1945, in Wichita, Kan., to Fred and Leva Vivian (Koblitz) Loyd. He married Janie...
Sylvia Ann Weiss (12/13/17)Sylvia Ann Weiss, 92, Nevada, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 10, at Nevada Nursing and Rehab in Nevada. Sylvia was born Sept. 26, 1925, in Milwaukee, Wis., to Harry and Sarah (Matas) White. She was...
Donald Wayne Epperson Sr. (12/13/17)Donald Wayne Epperson Sr., was born on Sept. 10, 1939, on the family farm in St. Clair County, Mo., to David William and Elsie Florence (Carpenter) Epperson. He was an only child. He married Judith...
Charles Wesley Morton (12/12/17)Charles Wesley Morton, 43, Nevada, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 5, in Nevada. Charles was born Aug. 30, 1974, in San Antonio, Texas, to Earnest Charles and Carolyn Louise (Taulbee) Morton. Charles...
Column: Christmas traditions (12/16/17)Hi neighbors. Although we have had some cold, windy days, we have also had some nice ones. Enough nice ones to decorate the house and yard. Do you put up simple, colored lights on your roof or do you go all out with lights, a sleigh and reindeer, inflated snowmen or elves, candles lining the sidewalk and lots of lighted animals shaped from wire frames?...
Column: Remember Christmas without Scotch Tape? (12/15/17)This year much of my cash will be going to buy pretty wrapping paper and ribbons. But the most important item I will need is an ample roll of Scotch Tape. Remember those nights trying to make a pretty present with ordinary tape, string and GLUE. The glue was the important item, because when we folded the paper at the end, we needed something to hold things in place...
Column: Body cameras being tested in the jail (12/9/17)A couple of years ago we tested the use of body cameras with our deputies in the Patrol Division. After a brief testing period with some of the deputes, we decided to make the body camera part of the standard issue equipment for each deputy. Since that time, we have continued to see the benefits of having incidents on camera when deputies respond to calls...
Column: Christmas cards time (12/8/17)I was looking at the December calendar and suddenly remembered that it was past time to send out my Christmas cards. We had always sent a Christmas letter with perhaps a picture or two. It was too late for that now. It has been so hectic this fall we never even got the letter written. ...
- Lockdown defense carries Tigers to rout of Warrensburg, 47-28 (12/16/17)
- White: Winter fishing beginning to heat up as more Missourians catch on (12/16/17)
- Lamar football program set for induction into Missouri Sports Hall of Fame (12/16/17)
- Beshore ignites rally as Lady Tigers claw back to nip Harrisonville Lady Wildcats, 46-44 (12/15/17)
- Lady ’Cats topple NE Arma, 39-36, en route to first victory of season (12/15/17)
- Nevada, Warrensburg set for key conference clash (12/15/17)
- Another Galaxy: Nevada tops Lady Guardians, 52-42, Coach Bartlett collects career victory No. 400 (12/13/17)
- Gayman gashes Guardians for 32 as Nevada cruises to 76-59 victory (12/13/17)
- Lady Tigers return to pool for Winnetonka Invitational, place 11th (12/13/17)
- NEVC earns split with Sheldon in GVVC twinbill (12/12/17)