Wednesday Feb 26
Southern Bank parent company to acquire primary owner of Peoples Bank of the Ozarks
The Poplar Bluff-based parent company of Southern Bank announced Tuesday that it has reached an agreement to acquire the primary owner of Peoples Bank of the Ozarks in an effort to expand its presence in the Springfield area.
Nixa family displaced by overnight fire
A Nixa family of three escaped a fire overnight that destroyed the house. Nixa Assistant Fire Chief Whitney Weaver said a heat lamp in a dog house started a fire on the back porch of that home, in the 1800 block of South Brooke, that quickly spread throughout the home.