Patsy Davis Foley
(Obituary ~ 12/04/18)
Patsy Davis Foley, 67, Nevada, Mo., died on Sunday, Dec. 2, at Freeman Hospital in Joplin, Mo. Patsy was born Sept. 23, 1951, in Hohenwald, Tenn., to Johnie Edward and Wilma Jean (Clayton) Davis. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 5, at the United Methodist Church in Nevada with the Rev. Sharon Freeman officiating. A register book is now available at the Ferry Funeral Home for signing...
Hollywood Ending: Lady Panthers edge Montrose, 44-40, complete sweep of top three seeds to secure GVVC title
(High School Sports ~ 12/04/18)
BRONAUGH — The Sheldon Lady Panthers’ Cinderella run in the Golden Valley Vernon County Conference basketball tournament culminated with Saturday’s 44-40 title game victory over the top-seeded Montrose Bluejays. The turnaround has been dramatic for Sheldon, as the Lady Panthers had compiled a 10-76 overall record in its four seasons preceding the 2018-19 campaign...
Multiple projects underway for county commission
(Local News ~ 12/04/18)
Before budget preparations demand the full-time attention of the Vernon County Commission, recent conversations were an opportunity to review recent events as well as highlight less heralded actions. In an interview with Vernon County’s presiding commissioner, Joe Hardin said, “I have to admit, working on a project such as Katy Allen Lake or even the courthouse restoration work is different from what usually occupies the commission and while both projects have been challenging, they’ve also been a lot of fun.”. ...
- Saturday Candy Cane Hunt well-attended (Local News ~ 12/04/18)
- Bryan Elementary first-graders present check (Local News ~ 12/04/18)