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Apr. 1- Grant Shrable-Thayer
Apr. 2- Dustin Griffin-Kosh
Apr. 3- Jordan Woods-Thayer
Apr. 4- Adrian/Julian Miller-Thayer
Apr. 5- Haley Abney-Salem
Apr .7- Brody Edwards-Franklin
Apr. 8- Stone Peterson-West Plains
Apr. 9- Nicole Cochran Mammoth Spring
Apr.10 Amanda Bean West Plains
Apr.11 Kelsey Cunningham Alton
Apr 12 Wendy Donahue  Thayer
Apr 14 Baily Mills Mammoth Spring
Aprl 15 Bella Barr Rover
Apr 16 Ella Sacra Thayer
Calendar

April 18


THE 27TH ANNUAL LIONS INTERNATIONAL AUCTION AND SPORTSMAN RAFFLE WILL BE HELD FRIDAY, APRIL 18TH  AT THE GAINESVILLE HIGH SCHOOL.  DINNER WILL BE SERVED AT 6:00 AND THE AUCTION AT 7:00.  ONLY 250 TICKETS WILL BE SOLD..20 CHANCES TO WIN.  MUST BE 18 OR OLDER TO WIN A RIFLE OR SHOTGUN AND AGE 21 OR OLDER TO WIN A HANDGUN.  YOU DO NOT HAVE TO BE PRESENT TO WIN. 


GOSPEL CONCERT AT THE THAYER HIGH SCHOOL APRIL 18th FEATURING “PAUL’S JOURNEY” WITH STAN WATSON AND DRIVEN QUARTET.  CONCERT WILL BEGIN AT 7:00 P.M.  TICKET INFORMATION LATER.

April 19


A COMMUNITY GOSPEL SINGING WILL BE HELD AT THE PENNWOOD BAPTIST CHURCH AT 5:30PM  LOCATED 9 MILES OUT ON P HIGHWAY. BRING A MUSIC INSTRUMENT YOU HAVE ONE!! A POTLUCK DINNER SERVED AT 7:30 PM. EVERYONE WELCOME FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CALL DONNIE FINLEY 417-270-1602. 
 

April 21


Diabetes Support Group 3 P.M.. at the Willard Hunter Classroom, OMC Parkway Center This group meets the third Monday of each month. For more information, call 417-257-6793.
 

April 22


A SINGLE MOTHERS JOB SKILLS CONFERENCE AND CAREER READINESS WORKSHOP WILL BE HELD ON TUESDAY, APRIL 22ND  AT THE ASU-MOUNTAIN HOME CAMPUS AT THE SHEID FROM 8:30 TO 4:00 P.M.. PRESENTER IS DR. JAN MCCORMICK, JOB READINESS EVANGELIST.  SPACE IS LIMITED, PR-REGISTER BY APRIL 7TH FOR A CHANCE TO WIN A $100.00 GIFT CARD.  FREE CHILDCARE, FREE LUNCH, DOOR PRIZES.  $50.00 WALMART GAS CARD AND PORTFOLIO.  THINGS THAT WILL BE TAUGHT – Personal Branding, Resume Writing, Networking Strategies, Interview Coaching, Power-Presentation Tips, Job Search Secrets and More.  To pre-register go to www.singleparentscholarshipsbaxtercounty.org.
 


 Alzheimer’s Support Group 6:30 P.M.. at the Riverways Adult Daycare, 416 E Main. This group meets the fourth Tuesday of each month. For more information, call 417-255-2965.
 

April 25


OMC Fun Run Expo 3 to 7 p.m. Willard Hunter Classroom, Parkway Center
Participants will have the opportunity to pick up their t-shirts and race information for the April 26 Fun Run at the Superhero Fun Run Expo. In addition to packet pickup, the expo will include door prizes and giveaways, superhero activities for the whole family, and booths from local businesses, including those related to health and wellness.
 

April 26


LIFE LINE SCREENING WILL BE AT THE LOWER THUNDERBIRD CENTER, 62N LAKESHORE DRIVE IN CHEROKEE VILLAGE ON
SATURDAY, APRIL 26TH .  ALL SCREENINGS START AS LOW AS $60.00 EACH..YOU CAN RECEIVE ALL FIVE RECOMMENDED SCREENING FOR $149.00.  THIS INCLUDES STROKE/CAROTID ARTERY SCREENING, HEART RHYTHM, ABDOMINAL AORTIC ANEURYSM, PERIPHERAL ARTERIAL DISEASE AND OSTEOPOROSIS RISK ASSESSMENT. SCREENINGS WILL
TAKE ABOUT ONE HOUR AND FOR BOTH WOMEN AND MEN. CALL
1-888-787-9018 TO SCHEDULE YOUR APPOINTMENT.
Sponsored by NEA Baptist Cardiology Clinic. 
 
OMC Superhero Fun Run
9 a.m. Shaw Medical Building
Everyone needs a hero but cancer patients need superheroes. The Annual Ozarks Medical Center Fun Run is pleased to present the Superhero 5K, 10K and 1.5 mile racing event. The races begin at the OMC Shaw Medical Building, home to the OMC Cancer Treatment Center. The funds from this event go to help patients who are in need and undergoing cancer treatment at OMC with costs such as medication and transportation to treatments. New this year is a superhero theme with individual and team spirit competition, a 10K course and electronic chip timing. Registration forms are available at OMC Public Relations, located at No. 23 Parkway Center, and online at www.ozarksmedicalcenter.com/funrun.asp. Online registration is also available at this link. Participants are encouraged to form teams of five or more and receive a $5 registration discount. In addition, an early registration discount is available through April 11.
 

A COUNTRY AND GOSPEL MUSIC SHOW WILL BE HELD AT THE OLD EMINENCE HIGH SCHOOL GYM ON SATURDAY, APRIL 26TH AND 7:00 P.M.
NO ADMISSION CHARGE BUT THE HAT WILL BE PASSED FOR DONATION TO SCHOLARSHIP AND EQUIPMENT FOR THE SCIENCE PROGRAM.  REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SERVED.
 

THE GREAT ELEVEN POINT CANOE ACE WILL BE HELD ON SATURDAY, APRIL 26TH AT THE GREER SPRING CROSSING ACCESS OFF HI WAY 19 NORTH OF ALTON IN OREGON COUNTY.  THE 20 MILES RACE STARTS NEAR THE HIGHWAY 19 BRIDGE AND ENDS AT THE RIVERTON ACCESS, NEAR THE US. 160 BRIDGE IN ALTON.  ENTRANTS WILL MEET BEFORE THE RACE AT THE ELEVEN POINT CANOE RENTAL AT THE JUNCTION OF U.S. 160 AND HI WAY 19 IN ALTON.  MEDALS WILL BE GIVEN TO THE TOP THREE WINNERS.  COST IS 2-MAN ENTRY IS $180.00 AND THE SOLO ENTRY FEE IS $90.00.  PROCEEDS WILL BENEFIT THE RESTORATION OF GREER MILL.  ENTRY FEE COVER THE USE OF A RENTAL CANOE OR TRANSPORT OF A PRIVATELY OWNED CANOE TO AND FROM RACE, FREE BAR-R-Q FOR RACERS, NON-RACERS MUST PAY,  FREE CAMPING AT ELEVEN POINT CANOE RENTAL. FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT BRIAN SLOSS OR RYAN GRIFFIN AT 417-778-6497

April 27


RELAY FOR LIFE TEAM “CATS FOR THE CURE” HOSTING A SUNDAY LUNCHEON APRIL 27TH AT THE THAYER ELEMENTARY CAFETERIA, WITH TAKE OUTS AVAILABLE 11AM UNTIL 2PM. MENU CONSIST OF HAM, TURKEY, DRESSING, MASH POTATOES, GREEN BEANS, FOLD OVER ROLLS, DESERT AND DRINK. $10 TICKET ADULTS, $8 12 YEARS AND UNDER. TICKETS CAN BE PURCHASED AT THE THAYER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL OFFICE.  ALL PROCEEDS GO TO THE RELAY FOR LIFE. 
 
 

April 29


THE FRIENDS OF THE MAMMOTH SPRING NATIONAL FISH HATCHERY MEETS AT 7:00 P.M. IN THE AQUATIC CONSERVATION AND EDUCATION CENTER TO ANYONE INTERESTED IN VOLUNTEERING AT THE CENTER TO ASSIST IN THE GIFT SHOP, WITH EDUCATION PROGRAMS AND TOURS AND WITH GENERAL MAINTENANCE OF THE FACILITY.  FUNDS RAISED IN THE GIFT SHOP WILL BE USED TO ENHANCE THE FACILITY.
 
 

April 28-May 2


REGISTRATION FOR THE ALTON PRE-SCHOOL AND KINDERGARTEN WILL BE HELD ON MONDAY, APRIL 28TH AT 6:30 P.M. IN THE MULTI-PURPOSE BUILDING AT THE ALTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL. STAFF MEMBERS WILL BE AVAILABLE TO COPY DOCUMENTS AND HELP WITH THE REGISTRATION PAPERS.  THE CHILD DOES NOT HAVE TO ATTEND. APPOINTMENTS CAN BE MADE AT THIS MEETING FOR PRE-SCHOOL SCREENING FOR THURSDAY, MAY 1ST AND FOR KINDERGARTEN SCREENING FOR FRIDAY, MAY 2ND.. FROM 8:30 TO 2:30 P.M.   CHILD MUST HAVE BIRTH CERTIFICATE, SOCIAL SECURITY CARD, IMMUNIZATION RECORDS AND PROOF OF RESIDENCE..ALSO GUARDIANSHIP OR CUSTODY PAPERS.   ( Saundra Dorris – School or home - 417-778-7217 or 417-778-7337)
 

April 30-ends


THE ALTON BANK IS TAKING ORDERS FOR HOME MADE CINNAMON ROLLS AND APPLE TURNOVERS.  STOP BY THE ALTON BANK OR CALL
THEM AT 417-778-7217 AND PLACE YOUR ORDER.  ALL PROCEEDS WILL
GO TO THE ALTON BEATLEMANIA. 
 
 

May 2nd


THE 75TH ANNUAL MEETING OF THE HOWELL-OREGON ELECTRIC COOPERATIVE WILL BE HELD ON FRIDAY, MAY 2ND AT THE WEST PLAINS CIVIC CENTER…GUEST THIS YEAR IS JEFF AND SHERI EASTER AND THEIR FAMILY, MADISON AND HIS WIFE SHANNON, JEFF AND SHERI DAUGHTER MORGAN AND MAURA AND THE ONLY NON FAMILY MEMBER OF THE GROUP IS DRUMMER LANDAN SMITH.   DOORS OPEN
AT 5;00 P.M. WITH MUSIC, DOOR PRIZES AND FREE CUPCAKES.
 
 

May 31


 
THE OREGON COUNTY RELAY FOR LIFE EVENT WILL BE HELD SATURDAY, MAY 31ST AT THE THAYER HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL FIELD.  THIS IS FOR THE AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY’S FIGHT AGAINST CANCER. 
Current Time:  10:49pm, 04/16/14