Area News

Lions Club honors area law enforcement

Houston Lions Club held their 6th Annual Law Enforcement Appreciation Fish Fry last week. Law enforcement from Texas County Sheriff’s Office, Missouri State Highway Patrol Region G, Houston Police Department, Cabool Police Department and Licking Police Department were at the annual event and received certificates for their dedication and service for Texas County. Students from…

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Bloodmobile in Cabool next Tuesday

The Community Blood Center of the Ozarks (CBCO) bloodmobile will be in Cabool next Tuesday, January 21. The visit will be held from 2:00 to 6:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church Family Life Center on Ozark Street. CBCO, the area’s exclusive provider of blood and plasma products to patients at over 40 area hospitals, is…

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Rust named WD Logistics operations manager

Western Dairy Transport announced this week the promotion of Kent Rust to operations manager for WD Logistics. Rust has been with the company for 35 years, starting in 1984 washing trucks. “That led to working on the yard hooking trucks up for outbound trips, shuttling equipment to and from the plant down the street and…

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L&R Industries continues amazing growth close to home

L&R Industries, Inc., a major area employer and stalwart of industry in the region, has just completed the purchase and acquisition of two successful area businesses. Beehler Corporation of Mountain Grove has now become L&R Industries: Beehler Division, and Stilley Electric of Willow Springs will now operate as L&R Industries: Electrical Division. Beehler Corporation has…

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