Community Foundation of the Ozarks presented a check to Nixa Parks for $1,900 for the development of a children’s sensory path at the Gardens at Woodfield. Community Foundation of the Ozarks made a pair of presentations to the city of Nixa at a city council meeting at City Hall Nov. 23.
For many years, the Christian County Elks Lodge No. 2777 hosted veterans from Ozark, Nixa and the surrounding communities for Thanksgiving dinner. However, this year, due to COVID-19, the veterans are prevented from visiting the lodge.
Preliminary data from the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) shows that deer hunters in Missouri harvested 176,604 deer during the November portion of firearms deer season, Nov. 14-24.
A woman accused of child abuse that resulted in the death of an infant is serving five years of probation after accepting a plea agreement with Christian County prosecuting attorneys.
Nixa City Councilman Scott Perryman received one of the top awards that an elected official involved in municipal electric or utility service can get.
Hospital administrators at Springfield’s two largest hospitals worry what exactly the holiday season will bring, but they suspect it will deliver an overwhelming number of COVID-19 patients in dire need of life-saving treatment.
U.S. Senator Josh Hawley’s (R-Missouri) ongoing feud with technology and social media companies revealed some news for Christian County: the Missouri lawmaker now claims Ozark as his residence.
A state of emergency for the COVID-19 pandemic has been extended to March 31, 2021, Missouri Governor Mike Parson announced at a Thursday morning press briefing.
Agriculture in Christian County is a $25 million business. Farms of all sizes contribute to our local economy, although 90 percent of farms in the county are small, with gross cash farm incomes of $250,000 or less, similar to the national average.
The Thanksgiving holiday used to bring about a yearly celebration at Least Of These food pantry. Hundreds of volunteers would circle the warehouse from station to station, filling grocery carts with all of the items needed to assemble a traditional Thanksgiving meal in a joyful carousel of g…