5 hrs ago
Sobriety checkpoint planned
The Nixa Police Department will conduct a sobriety checkpoint on Friday night. The checkpoint will involve briefly stopping traffic for the purpose of checking for alcohol- and drug-impaired drivers.
9 hrs ago
Salute a Veteran by donating blood
Christian County residents can help the Community Blood Center of the Ozarks by donating at a blood drive Thursday.
13 hrs ago
Nixa buses perfect in inspection
The school bus fleet from Nixa ranks among the state's elite, while the Ozark buses barely missed out on receiving the Missouri State Highway Patrol's top award for bus safety.
Tue Jun 18, 2013
Land in northwest Nixa could become park if voters okay new tax
The city is inviting residents to send in some opinions with their utility payments.
Stubborn storm wouldn't budge but barely affected much of Springfield
Almost a foot of rain fell in south Springfield over the weekend, but anyone staying north of James River Freeway probably didn't notice.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Ozarks businesses clean up as quickly as flash floods came and went
Some wicked rain over the weekend is still fresh on the mind and under the homes and businesses of many in the Ozarks.
Vehicle hits man who was trying to remove animal from U.S. 160 near Nixa
A Highlandville man is in serious condition after a vehicle struck him as he was trying to remove an animal from a highway near Nixa Sunday evening.
Christian County deputies prepare to go digital
The Christian County Sheriff's Department is next in line to switch from analog dispatching and radio communication to digital.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
As much as 10 inches of rain fell Saturday in south Springfield, prompting the National Weather Service to issue a flash flood emergency for parts of south Springfield, the first time in the office's history that it has issued this alert.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
His caretakers are looking for donations. They cannot find Jonsey's owners or someone to adopt him permanently.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
What to do with 33 acres
Utility customers will be asked to fill out and return the survey form enclosed in their utility bill so that the Nixa City Council may determine what to do with 33 acres of land at the intersection of Northview Road and Gregg Road.
Second try at business seeing results
Name of business: Mailbox It Address: 694 W. Mount Vernon St., Nixa Phone: 417-725-8500 Hours: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday; 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday; closed Sunday Owner: Jason Long; managed by Chad Long About the business: Chad Long was looking for a way to branch out on his own when he came across the idea of buying into the Mailbox It ... (more)
Census: Half of Christian County workforce works outside county
The U.S. Census Bureau released a set of data on commuting that brought little surprise to Christian County, which loses 23.4 percent of its population each day to jobs in other counties.
Members named for MO Senate Medicaid committee
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - Seven Republicans and three Democrats have been appointed to a Missouri Senate committee that will study potential changes to the Medicaid health care program for the poor.
Plea in fatal shooting: not guilty
A Nixa man accused of shooting his roommate to death in their front yard appeared in court on Friday to plead not guilty to a murder charge.
Nixa seeks city clerk
The city of Nixa began seeking applications for a new city clerk on June 6. The successful candidate from the job search will replace longtime public servant Judy Long, who plans to retire after more than 20 years of employment at City Hall.
Salute veteran by giving blood at Nixa's Post 434
Christian County residents can help Community Blood Center of the Ozarks with a "code yellow" blood shortage by donating at a June 20 blood drive.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Engagement: Mary Owen & John Kirby
A June 9, 2013, wedding is planned. The bride is a genetic counselor with Cox Hospital.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
What's Going Around: Flu-like symptoms, ear infections and allergies
This allergy causes hay fever symptoms of sneezing and itching and can also cause asthma or give a person hives.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Effort targets youth fire setting
Firefighters from across the Ozarks plan to fight fire with intervention and counseling.