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This page last updated 03/26/15

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Car Show

Cars & Cycles Against Cancer Car Show on April 11, at the River Front Park in Van Buren MO. Registration open from 9 AM-12 Noon. Trophies, Prizes, Gifts, Food, Music.

Country & Gospel Music

The BEST Foundation of Eminence R-1 School will be hosting a FREE Country and Gospel Music Show Saturday, Apr. 11, 7 PM, in the Old High School gym. The entertainers will be, Bonnie and Dave Anderson, The Bressler Brothers, The Bressler Cousins, The Haversticks and The Baker Family. Refreshments will be served. "Admission is free" and all donations will be appreciated.

The Mtn. View Chamber of Commerce will sponsor the annual Easter egg hunt on the lawn of the hospital at Mercy St. Francis on Saturday, Mar. 28, and lots more fun activities. For more information, call (417) 934-7000.

Fish Fry Re-Scheduled

The Eminence Area Volunteer Fire Department will have a fish fry and open house Saturday, Mar. 28, at 5 pm at the fire station. Everyone welcome.

Home Visiting Programs

Whole Kids Outreach is offering 2 free home visiting programs for families to help prepare and care for families that are expecting or have new editions to the famly. For more information or to sign up for the programs call 663-3257 or 800-760-3259.

Racing to Read

The Mtn. View Public Library will host a Free "Racing to Read" event Wednesday, Apr. 1, from 10 AM-Noon and 4:30-6 PM. For more information call (417) 934-6154.


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Mark Twain National Forest will host open houses throughout southern Missouri in April 2015 as part of a study of the forest's road system.
The open house for teh Eleven Point Ranger District is April 8, from 5 PM to 8 PM at the Holiday Inn Poplar Bluff, 2781 North Westwood Boulevard, Poplar Bluff...


On March 17, the Missouri Department of Transportation announced that a section of Hwy 19 in Shannon County will be reduced to one lane traffic and closed intermittently through may 1 , 2016 for bridge construction, blasting and trucks entering and exiting the highway....


Youth Season April 11- April 12; Regular Season April 20- May 10
Missouri turkey hunters can expect a good spring season overall according to the Missouri Department of Conservation. The spring turkey hunting season starts with a youth only weekend April 11-12 for young hunters ages 6-15. The regular season runs April 20 through May 10....


MDC's Spring Turkey Season Book is at Stores Now


The Eminence Area Volunteer Fire Department will be having a fish fry on Sunday, March 29, at 2 PM at the old Eminence Ballpark. The meal is for donation with proceeds going to purchase firefighting equipment. There will also be fire safety items for children  "All are welcome to come out and meet the fire department and see the new truck....

TABLE ROCKER - Andy Belobraydic of Richwoods, MO reeled in this record setting paddlefish on Saturday. He landed teh 140-plus pound monster at the Bridgeport Resort at Cape Fair, on the north end of Table Rock Lake. Resort owner mark Schmidt said the missouri Department of Conservation verified it as the new record, beating the old record by a pound and a half. Belobraydic caught the fish by snagging it with a single, one-inch , unbaited hook. MDC's list of the biggest fish of all speices caught in the state shows Belobraydic's prize is the biggest fish of any kind on record ever caught in the state of Missouri. It measures 6'6" from the tip of its shovel-bill nose to the top of its tail. The official length, measured from the eyes to the fork in the tail, was 56 3?4" and it measured almost four feet in diameter. (Photo courtesy of Bridgeport Resort)






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Acoustic Jam

The Salem Area Arts Council will be hosting their free monthly community acoustic jam in the North Room (around the side) at the Ozark Natural and Cultural Resource Center (ONCRC) in Salem on Saturday, Mar. 28, starting at 6:30 PM. If you need directions or information, please contact 247-0279 or e-mail public@embarqmail.com.

Free Dancing

A free beginner's line dance workout is offered each Friday from 1-2 PM at " Summersville Senior Center. This is not a class but an hour of BASIC line dance exercise for those who need " motivation of music and friends. A $1 donation to " senior center is suggested to cover use of " facility. Call (417) 932-4866 for more information.

Clothing Sale

The Shannondale community clothing sale at the Timber Lodge (Hwy. 19, between Salem and Eminence) will be Thursday, Mar. 26, 4-7 PM, Friday, Mar. 27, 10 AM-6 PM and Saturday, Mar. 28, 8-11 AM.

Crochet Classes Learn Tunisian Crochet at the Knit One Crochet Too classes, Thursdays, 2-3 PM. Tunisian hooks are provided. Bring some yarn. All classes are free. Everyone welcome. Mountain View Public Library.

Egg Hunt & Festival

Whole Kids Outreach, located on Hwy. 21 five miles south of Ellington, is sponsoring their annual Easter Egg Hunt and Spring Festival on Saturday, Mar. 21 from 11 AM-2:00 PM. For more information, please call 573-663-3257.

Adult Education Classes

Adults wanting a high school equivalency certificate may sign up for classes to study for the HiSET at the Pioneer Baptist Church in Birch Tree. The Adult Learning Center there welcomes new students every Tuesday at 8 AM. Call (573) 996-6269 or e-mail birchtreeaelclass@gmail.com for details.

Upcoming Drama

Th Mtn. View Christian Church will host a Free 90 minute evangelistic drama called "The Battle" on Saturday, Sunday and Monday, Apr. 18, 19 and 20, starting at 7 PM each night. To reserve seats for a group call (417) 934-6843 or register online at www.ijesus.me.

Egg Hunt

Community Egg Hunt Thursday, Apr. 2, starting at 2 PM at the Birch Tree Elementary for ages 0-4th grade. Egg toss for 5th graders. Everyone welcome.

Head Start

Ozark Action, Inc is now accepting applications for enrollment in the Summersville Head Start Center. For qualifications and more information call (417) 932-6661.

Trail Ride

The 2nd Annual Birch Tree Fire Dept. benefit trail ride will be Saturday, Apr. 11. Meet at the Big Red Barn (located S. on 99 Hwy. to Co. Rd. 646) at 9 AM. All proceeds go to the B.T.V.F.D. For more information call (417) 247-6994 or (417) 252-4117.

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