Species: Ruby-throated hummingbird
The family of Jerry and Sherry (Todd) Green will hold a 50th wedding anniversary celebration Saturday, Aug. 18, at Sparta Church of Christ. Friends and family of the couple are invited to celebrate the golden anniversary from 2-4 p.m. The Greens have two children, Christie Campbell (Steve Ca…
Bob and Eloise (Buck) Brown were united in marriage on June 8, 1958. They had two children, Alesha (Brown) Fields and Michael Gene Brown (deceased).
Spencer Davis, a sophomore at Nixa High School, was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout May 20 during a Boy Scouts of America ceremony at Nixa Christian Church. A 10-year veteran of the Boy Scouts, Davis is also a member of the marching and woodwinds bands at Nixa, and competes on the school’s t…
Bald eagles and an owl named “Woodsy” are birds that have become symbols of ecological recovery. Perhaps a truer avian representative of the post-World War II environmental movement is the bird which played an integral role in starting it — the robin.
When Virginia Alice Cottey greeted her first students at her new school in 1884, she expressed her idea of what kind of education she intended for them to receive.
Considering that snakes have been shrouded in misunderstanding for centuries, it seems fitting that one of history’s most famous snakebites probably never happened.