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This page last updated 04/19/17

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Free Tech Classes

The Winona R-III School District along with the 21st CCLC will be offering Free technology classes every Monday and Wednesday, 4-6 PM throughout the 2016-17 school year. Call (573) 325-8101 ext. 324 to pre-register.

Line Dances

Hours have changed for the free line dances @ Summersville Community Youth Center! Line Dance Workout is offered each Thursday from 5:30-6:30 PM. Call (417) 932-4866 for more information.

Color Run

Birch Tree Place will have a color run and bake sale Saturday, May 20, starting at 8 AM. Check in at 7:30 AM. All proceeds go to the Good Samaritan Care Clinic and Relay for Life. For more information call (573) 292-3212.

School Screenings

Birch Tree Elementary screening for Kindergarten will be Monday and Tuesday, May 1 and 2. PreK screening will be Wednesday and Thursday, May 3 and 4. Need to bring birth certificates, shot records and social security numbers. For more information call (573) 292-3106.




A Veterans Affairs Day will be held at the American Legion VFW Post in Salem on April 28 from 10 AM to 2 PM. Veterans in the  16th District (which includes Shannon, Dent, Texas, Howell, Crawford, Phelps, Laclede, Maries Pulaski and Wright Counties) were invited....


A one-vehicle accident in northern Shannon County took the life of a Salem man on Thursday. Kevin C Richards, 64 , of Salem, was pronounced dead at the scene by Shannon County Coroner Tim Denton....


Missourians from every corner of the state are asked to do spring cleaning outdoors and help fight litter  through the stat's annual Now MOre Trash! Bash April 15 to May 15. The No MOre Trash! Bash is sponsored by the Missouri Department of Conservation and Missouri Department of Transportation...



The Missouri Department of Conservation encourages hunters to remember safety while in the woods turkey hunting. Regular spring turkey hunting season  April 17 and runs through May  7, Shooting hours are from a half hour before sunrise to 1 PM...




From Bettering Eminence Schools for Tomorrow
April 28 is the date for the sixth annual Country and Gospel Music Show.  It will start at 6:30, in the old gym. We have some great local talent lined up for your listening pleasure. The Baker Family is returning again, as are Jim Orchard , the Bressler Cousins and the Haverstick Brothers...


Pioneer Forest and its owner the L-A-D Foundation, have announced their support for a new Missouri Department of Conservation regulation  prohibiting feral hog hunting on all lands managed by MDC. The state ban applies to seven Missouri Natural Areas that the Foundation has leased to MDC for many years...


A Birch Tree woman is charged with possession of a controlled substance, in a  f  Shannon County Associate Circuit Court cases filed  by Prosecuting Attorney Jodie Brumble April 6..
Chonda Lynn Counts, 38 of Birch Tree is charged with possessing a controlled substance, The Class D felony complaint alleges Counts possessed   methamphetamine on April 8...


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Current Happenings

AA Meetings

The Mtn. View First Presbyterian Church will have Alcoholics Anonymous meetings every Tuesday at 8 PM. For more information call (573) 292-3724.

Alumni Banquet

Birch Tree Alumni Banquet will be Saturday, May 13, 6:30 PM, at Birch Tree Elementary. Alumni and guest are requested to make reservations by calling (573) 292-3434 or (573) 292-3228.

Cemetery Donations

Pleasant Site Cemetery Association is needing donations for maintenance and mowing and can be sent to Casey Voyles, 14870 Old Hwy. 60, Winona, MO 65588. Annual meeting will be held on sunday of Memorial Day weekend. For more information call (417) 247-8505.

Smoking Awareness

The Mercy Cardiopulmonary Support Group Tackles Smoking Awareness Wednesday, Apr. 26, from 1-2 PM in the Sisters Dining Room at Mercy St. Francis Hospital in Mtn. View.

Authors Day

The Shannon County Museum will showcase local authors and their work at the museum on Saturday, Apr. 22, from 10 AM-1 PM.

Spring Festival

The Annual Carter County Spring Festival will be Saturday, May 27th, in downtown Van Buren. For more information or to reserve a booth, visit www.cartercountyspringfest.com, call (573) 323-4418 or email millersusan@missouri.edu.

Bike Event

The Second Annual "Cycling 4 Health" recreational bike event will be Saturday, May 6th, a fund raiser for the West Plains Christian Clinic. For more information call (417) 293-3303.


The Bethany Chapel Cemetery board meeting will be Monday, Apr. 24 at 6 PM. Everyone invited.

Sky Watching

The Bonebrake Center of Nature and History will be checking out the sky on Monday, May 1, at 7:30 PM. For more information call (573) 729-3400) or e-mail bonebrakecenter@embarqmail.com.


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