A memorial service for Johnny Lynn Robinson, 34, West Plains, will be held at 10 a.m., Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, at First Missionary Baptist Church, Pottersville. Read more

Funeral services for Georgia Acklin, 88, West Plains, will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018, at the Langston Street Chapel of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Read more

Funeral services for Donald Dale Acklin, 87, West Plains, will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018, at the Langston Street Chapel of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Read more

I was born in 1944 at Cottage Hospital, where Dr. Claude Bohrer delivered a generation of Howell County newborns. I grew up with my brothers, Rick and Russ, on Cass Avenue, just a couple of bl…

Once in a while, something truly special happens and it makes me grateful for living in a small town.

What could be the crown jewel in the heart of the city is being considered for demolition.