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Sixty-seven four-year-olds graduate Mtn. Grove Preschool

Children graduating from the Mountain Grove Preschool Friday, May 15, took home a diploma and a free book.

  • icon Posted: May 19

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Tuesday 05/12/2015
Mtn. Grove aldermen approve Good Friday holiday
Posted: May 12, 2015

The Mountain Grove Board of Aldermen approved an ordinance designating Good Friday as an employee  holiday.

Tuesday 05/05/2015
Annual Kathy Smith Memorial St. Jude Benefit Trail Ride and Auction raises over $11,100
Posted: May 05, 2015

The 18th Annual Kathy Smith Memorial St. Jude Benefit Trail Ride and Auction was held Sunday, April 26 at the farm of Ernie and Kim Ehlers.  There were 145 riders including those on wagons and over $11,100 was raised for the children of St. Jude Children’s Hospital in Memphis, TN.  The horseback ride was five miles of scenic trails extending over the farms of Ehlers, Dixie Gaddis and Duncan Smith and the wagon trail had two wagons full of participants.  Once back at camp, participants were treated to a barbecue dinner served by Holy Cross Lutheran Church youth group, lots of door prizes, and a silent and live auction of donated items from area businesses and supporters under tents provided by David and Cherri Ellis.  RaMona Andrus again sponsored the oldest rider award given to Dean Coffman (81) and the youngest rider (wagon) award given to Briley Finch (1).  Local childhood cancer survivor and St. Jude Hospital patient, Emma Grace Heppner, made a guest appearance.

Sen. Roy Blunt updated on construction at Laura Ingalls Wilder home
Posted: May 05, 2015

U.S. Senator Roy Blunt visited Wright County on Saturday and was a special guest at the Laura Ingalls Wilder Home.

Tuesday 04/28/2015
Norwood Alumni set banquet for May 9
Posted: April 28, 2015

Wright County Emergency Services Board names Jeff Holman Wri-Comm 911 director
Posted: April 28, 2015

The Wright County Emergency Services Board announced that Jeff Holman has been named the new director of Wri-Comm 911.

Tuesday 04/21/2015
Sen. Blunt Wright County Lincoln Day featured speaker
Posted: April 21, 2015

Roy Blunt, U.S. Senator from Missouri since 2010, is to be the featured speaker at the annual Wright County Lincoln Day on May 2 in Mountain Grove.  The event will be held at the high school cafeteria beginning at 6 p.m.

Mtn. Grove summer school program June 1-26
Posted: April 21, 2015

The Mountain Grove R-III School District will offer a summer school program that will run Monday through Friday beginning June 1 and ending June 26. Classes will start at 8 a.m. and end at 3 p.m.

Tuesday 04/14/2015
Voters select Lathrom and Tesch for R-3 School Board
Posted: April 14, 2015

Voters in the Mountain Grove R-3 School District selected Danny Lathrom and Greg Tesch to serve on the school board.

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