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This column is provided to our readers free of charge to announce upcoming events that are free to the public. Publication of the same announcement will be limited to two insertions. * * * Evangelist, Garry Hall, Sr. will be preaching at the First Pentecost Church in Chadwick, MO. Sunday morning at 10 a.m. and…

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Ted Jackson legal

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, MISSOURI PROBATE DIVISION In the Estate of                                      ) TED LEE JACKSON,                          ) Deceased.                              ) Case No. 14DG-PR00002                    )   NOTICE OF APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE   On the 19th day of February, 2014, JON P. JACKSON was appointed the Personal Representative of the estate of TED LEE JACKSON,…

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Landon Johnson legal

TRUSTEE’S SALE In Re: Landon R. Johnson and Amy L. Johnson, Husband and Wife TRUSTEE’S SALE – Under the terms of the Deed of Trust executed by Landon R. Johnson and Amy L. Johnson, Husband and Wife dated 01/26/2001, and recorded on 02/01/2001 Book 344 Page 170 Document 010171 in the office of the Recorder…

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Chester Lamb legal

IN THE 44th JUDICIAL CIRCUIT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, MISSOURI In the Estate of                                      ) CHESTER LAMB,                               ) Deceased.                              ) Case No. 13DG-PR00042                    )   NOTICE OF LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION GRANTED (Supervised Administration)   To All Person Interested in the Estate of CHESTER LAMB, Decedent” On 19 FEBRUARY 2014, the following individuals were appointed the…

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Brenda Waters legal

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, MISSOURI PROBATE DIVISION In the Estate of                                      ) BRENDA J. WATERS,                        ) A Disabled Person.               ) Case No. 14DG-PR00007                    )   NOTICE OF APPOINTMENT OF CO-CONSERVATORS OF DISABLED PERSON   To All persons interested in the estate of BRENDA J. WATERS, a disabled person. On the 19th day…

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What About This…? 2.27.2014

By Wayne William Cipriano Once again, it is not my fault. I am being driven by forces well beyond my control. I am not responsible for my actions. I am speaking about these packed-on pounds from the holidays that continue to hang in there, so to speak. It is not bad enough that Rosalie is…

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Suspicious Device Found in Ava

The McDonald’s located in Ava was closed this afternoon when a suspicious device was found in the building.  Patrons and workers in the facility were quickly evacuated. After finding the device, local law enforcement agencies established blockades and directed traffic away from the area, and Ava schools went into lock-down mode. The Springfield Fire Department…

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What About This…? 2.20.2014

By Wayne William Cipriano Like you, I buckled my seatbelt and returned my seat back to the fully upright position and then read the school board article in the Jan. 30, 2014 edition of the Douglas County Herald. I was dismayed to learn Superin­tendent Brian Wilson is leaving Ava. I have met with him only…

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What About This…? 2.13.2014

By Wayne William Cipriano I don’t have a computer so I cannot do email, but I’ve been thinking about it. With email I could say whatever I want to communicate without wasting a lot of time courteously pretending to listen to the other side of a conversation. Email is quick, efficient, and free from any…

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What About This…? 2.6.2014

By Wayne William Cipriano The passing of Pete Seeger has affected a lot of us. And, calling to mind his musical career I was struck by some of the similarities between Mr. Seeger and another very popular American musician and fairly close contemporary, Willie Nelson. During their exceptionally long and most productive careers they mirror…

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