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  1. Issiah "Jamon" Turner PendergrassRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Gardner News and The Spring Hill New Era

    Issiah "Jamon" Turner Pendergrass, 18, of Gardner, Kan passed away February 18, 2017. Jamon was born April 7, 1998 in West Plains, Mo to Misty Lea Gant and Christopher William Turner.

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  2. First new Metrorail cars pass all scheduled testsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Miami Today

    ... arrive in Medley, they're basically just metal shells. They're made prior to that at DRS Sustainment Systems in West Plains, MO, which has primarily defense contracts for military products and technologies for such uses as battlefield reconnaissance ...

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  3. She had to sit in the back row of the movie theater in Phoenix in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | The Arizona Republic

    ... the Trailways bus in Phoenix with her older sister after a journey that had brought them from the small town of West Plains, Mo. It was a Sunday in June of 1943. They were still wearing their heavy coats and it was blazing hot outside. ...

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  4. Boxer Equipment adds to distributor networkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Construction & Demolition Recycling

    Boxer , Winn, Michigan, manufactured by Morbark LLC , also headquartered in Winn, recently added five new companies to its worldwide Boxer distributor network: Global Machinery Sales Pty Ltd, with two locations in Dandenong South and Victoria, Australia and in Arndell Park, New South Wales; Global Machinery Sales , West Plains, Missouri, also signed on as a Tree Care Products dealer for Morbark. Rocky Mountain Reps LLC in Mesa, Arizona, and Direct Sales LLC , Wilsonville, Oregon, have signed Manufacturer's Representative Agreements with Morbark to promote the Boxer line.

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  5. Southern Missouri shooting victim identified as man, 57Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | The Progress

    The West Plains Daily Quill reports that the man killed in last month's shooting was identified in a news release Wednesday as 57-year-old John Aborn, of Ava. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office says that the second man sustained a gunshot wound to the arm.

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  6. Surprise ice storm covers Spokane, Coeur d'Alene - Thu, 09 Feb 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | The Spokesman-Review

    About a quarter inch of ice was measured this morning at the National Weather Service office on the West Plains, said meteorologist Bryce Williams. The weather service issued an ice storm warning about 3:15 a.m. That is set to expire at 10 a.m. Spokane police described road conditions as "horrible" about midnight.

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  7. Greitens appoints fire marshal, emergency management headRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 9 | News Tribune

    ... the director of Emergency Management in St. Charles, Missouri. Bean currently serves as the fire chief for the West Plains Fire Department and as the Howell County assistant SWAT Team leader and reserve deputy. He previously served as a volunteer ...

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  8. Governor Greitens announces SEMA director and state fire marshalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | KMIZ

    ... Trade Center in 2001 and has been deployed to other disasters around the country. Bean is the fire chief for the West Plains Fire Department and the Howell County assistant SWAT team leader and reserve deputy. He started as a volunteer firefighter ...

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  9. Josef CapederRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Trenton Republican-Times

    Josef Valentin Capeder, a 90-year-old resident of Thayer, died at 7:23 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017 at Brooke Haven Healthcare. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 10, 2017 at St. Mary's Catholic Church, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home in West Plains.

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  10. Two dead on U.S. 60 UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Webster County Citizen

    A West Plains couple is dead after a Mountain Grove truck driver, who yelled at the scene, "God told me to do it," slammed his Freightliner tractor trailer into vehicles waiting at Seymour's east stoplight on four-lane U.S. 60 at the West Clinton Avenue intersection. Killed were Tisha Briggs, 48, and Leo Walker, 47, who were sitting in Walker's westbound 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 truck at the stoplight when 33-year-old Adam W. Housley ran into them at an extremely high rate of speed.

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  11. Deputies: Prisoner shoves cart into nurse, officer while trying to escape custody at hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | KFVS12

    The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office says a prisoner tried to escape custody while at the hospital on January 28. According to deputies, at around 3:10 p.m., corrections officers were at Crossroads Community Hospital guarding prisoner, 35-year-old Joshua Hart, of West Plains, Mo. The corrections officer was able to chase Hart down and restrain him.

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  12. Willard Schnurbusch Carol Schnurbusch v. West Plains Regional Animal ShelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 28 | FindLaw

    WEST PLAINS REGIONAL ANIMAL SHELTER, a Missouri not for profit corporation, Defendant-Counter Claimant-Respondent, v. WILLARD SCHNURBUSCH, CAROL SCHNURBUSCH, Respondents-Appellants, SCHNURBUSCH LAND SERVICES, INC., Respondent.

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  13. Suspect says 'God told me to do it' after fatal crashRead the original story

    Friday Jan 27 | News Tribune

    ... also in the pickup were pronounced dead at the scene. Neither truck driver was injured. The couple was moving to West Plains after buying some property there, according to the Holman Howe Funeral Home in Seymour. According to the document, a ...

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  14. Tall fescues need endophyte fungus, but not toxins that poison beef herdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Delta Farm Press

    ... million a year to the beef industry alone. Sarah Kenyon, University of Missouri Extension regional agronomist, West Plains, gave the lowdown on the difference. Speaking at the annual MU Crop Conference, she outlined the downside of toxic tall ...

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  15. Missouri truck driver charged after traffic accident kills 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | The Progress

    A truck driver is facing two counts of second-degree murder after a traffic accident killed two people in southwest Missouri. Investigators say 48-year-old Tisha Briggs and 47-year-old Leo Walker of West Plains died in the accident Wednesday afternoon on U.S. 60 in Seymour.

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  16. Fatal Crash at U.S. 60 and Clinton Avenue WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | Webster County Citizen

    Tisha Briggs and Leo Walker, both in their 40s from West Plains, died on Wednesday afternoon at the McDonald's intersection of U.S. 60 and Clinton Street. Troopers reported that semi and a pickup stopped at the red light on U.S. Hwy.

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  17. Couple killed when pickup gets pinned between 2 big rigsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | KAIT-TV

    ... according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol. A 2006 Chevy Silverado 2500 driven by Leo S. Walker, 47, of West Plains was stopped at a red light behind a 2015 Freightliner when a 2016 Freightliner driven by Adam W. Housley, 33, of Mountain Grove, ...

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  18. Gary Arnold SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Mansfield Mirror

    ... Hartville, at the age of sixty-nine years and eight months. Gary is survived by his mother, Margaret Dobson, of West Plains, Missouri; two sons, Shane Smith and his wife Deneane, of Mansfield, Missouri, and Shawn Smith and his wife Scarlett, of ...

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  19. Kathy Jean VonAllmer Wendt, 1957 - " 2017Read the original story

    Jan 10, 2017 | Bethany Republican-Clipper

    ... Cainsville, MO passed away Sunday, January 8, 2017 at a St. Joseph, MO hospital. Kathy was a 1975 graduate of West Plains High School in West Plains, MO. She was also a loving wife and mother. Survivors include her husband, Rex McLain of the home; 3 ...

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  20. Mo. flight paramedic, pilot celebrate milestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | EMS1

    WEST PLAINS, Mo. - Flight paramedics may cover many miles while on the job, but this week one paramedic and a pilot reached a new milestone.

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