Day: March 12, 2020

“Presumptive Positive” Case of Coronavirus Confirmed in Springfield

From Ozarks First Governor Mike Parson announces the second “presumptive positive” case of COVID-19 in Missouri. Parson along with, Mayor Ken McClure, Springfield – Greene County Health Department Director Clay Goddard, among others spoke at a Press Conference in Springfield Thursday evening about the steps being taken to in testing the patient, a person in …

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College of the Ozarks to Delay Return After Spring Break

by: Scott McCaulley The growing concern about the Coronavirus has led College of the Ozarks officials to delay the restart of the Spring Semester after next week’s already scheduled Spring Break. In a statement released on the school’s website earlier Thursday afternoon, officials say that they hope to resume classes on campus sometime in April …

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Coronavirus/Sports Update

by: Scott McCaulley With the increasing major events in all areas being re-scheduled, cancelled outright, or postponed, here is an update on major sporting events involving area teams. NAIA The NAIA has cancelled all Winter Championships including the Division Two Basketball Championships that had begun on Wednesday. The College of the Ozarks Men had already …

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Taney County Health Department Issues Statement on CoronaVirus

Press Release Local public health authorities are collaborating with community partners regarding the novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China. COVID-19 is the name of the disease caused by 2019-nCoV. According to the CDC, the risk of COVID-19 transmission in the U.S. remains low at this time. The Taney County Health Department (TCHD) …

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Harps Acquires Stores in Region, Including Country Mart in Harrison

From: KTLO Harps Food Stores, Inc. has entered into a purchase agreement to acquire 20 stores in Arkansas and Missouri from Town and Country Grocers of Fredericktown, Missouri, Inc. According to a press release, the transaction remains subject to ordinary due diligence, including approval from the Town and Country shareholders. In Arkansas, the stores include …

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