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Missouri Farm Bureau members returned to their traditional annual meeting Dec. 5-7, 2021, at the Lake of the Ozarks. The organization’s 107th meeting theme, Planted With Purpose, focused on the …

In an effort to combat the increase of violent crime and chronic drug use and its availability, members from all county law enforcement entities are coming together in the newly formed Wright County …

The body of a missing Seymour man was discovered in the Cedar Gap Conservation Area in Wright County several days after he was first reported missing. The fate of Bradley Sanders, who was previously …

Both the Webster County Sheriff’s Office and Wright County Sheriff’s Office are seeking information on the whereabouts of  three fugitives who led deputies on a two county pursuit …

Wright County Republicans will host Michael Clarke from Americans for Prosperity, Missouri, at this year’s first Legislative Breakfast, Saturday, Jan. 15 at 8:45 a.m. at the Grove Restaurant in …

The Wright County Sheriff’s Office, the Mountain Grove Fire Department and the Missouri State Highway Patrol recently released data for their year end review of 2021. Wright County …

The deadline to declare candidacy for City and School Board election races and other races passed on Dec. 28, 2021, for the upcoming April 5 election. Mountain Grove The City of Mountain Grove …

After having limited success selling produce at Farmers Markets in Houston and Licking, Jacob Lockcuff, of Lockcuff Family Farms, knew he needed a different approach to selling products from his two …

The respective chairs of the Missouri House Special Committee on Redistricting and Senate Select Committee on Redistricting jointly released their proposed changes to Missouri’s congressional …

The Shop with a Cop 2021 was a success. The Walmart in Mountain Grove was thankful for the heroes who volunteered their time for the annual event. Participants reportedly represented the Mountain …

A 57-year-old pedestrian suffered serious injuries after being struck by a car on Highway F, approximately 10 miles north of Mansfield. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol Crash Report, …

One of two Wright County parents charged has plead guilty in the malnourished case of their 6-year-old daughter. LaTisha Cantrell, now 29, officially made her guilty plea on Dec. 9. A sentencing …

The deadline to declare candidacy for City and School Board election races and other races is coming soon for the April 5, 2022 election. Those wishing to get their name on an election ballot, …

A three vehicle accident on westbound Highway 60, just one mile west of Mountain Grove, shut down traffic completely for a few hours on Nov. 30. The accident took place around 6:30 p.m. when a …

A dream that started with a tour of a reindeer farm five years ago became a reality two weekends ago when the Prescott family opened their own Christmas venue, the Holly Jolly Reindeer Ranch in …

OATS Transit is open for regular transportation service. OATS Transit follows Federal Transit Administration requirements, which means face masks must be worn on public transit due to COVID-19 …

A 13-year-old female tragically lost her life in a one vehicle accident involving three teenagers under the age of 14 on Saturday, Nov. 27. The accident took place on Highway 181 in Texas County, two …

The Adult & Teen Challenge of the Greater South is a nine month residential program followed by a four month internship (optional) designed to help heal and free men and women from life …

Veterans Day events were held at school districts throughout Wright County on Thursday, Nov. 11. In Mountain Grove, the Panthers’ district hosted their 14th Annual event. It featured guest …

WORLD WAR I CENTENNIAL CELEBRATED AROUND GLOBE by Tom Emery   It was called the “Great War” and the “war to end all wars.”  Unfortunately for mankind, …

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