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Stories from Monday, August 29, 2011

Alton Senior Center given salad bar (08/29/11)
Alton Senior Center Director Pam Simpson, right, poses with Alton Bank President Randall Combs and teller Sara Wheeler behind the center's new salad bar on Friday, Aug. 19. Alton Bank employees raised the money during the past year by contributing weekly to a fund set up for local charity efforts. ...
Vandals deface Thayer park picnic tables (08/29/11)
Over the Aug. 20 weekend, vandals defaced city-owned wooden picnic tables in Warm Fork Park in Thayer with black permanent marker. Thayer Police Chief David Bailey said the vandalism likely was done by juveniles. The penalty for someone age 17 or older who is convicted of vandalism to city property is generally a $500 fine and restitution to pay for cleanup. ...
Brandsville man charged in fatal hit-and-run crash (08/29/11)
Felony charges of leaving the scene of an accident have been filed against a Brandsville man in connection with a fatal hit-and-run crash in Ozark County, according to Troop G of the Missouri State Highway Patrol. Jeff Lundry, 42, of Brandsville was charged in Howell County Aug. 22 with leaving the scene of an accident that killed David Littrell, 58, of Norwood on Aug. 20...
Former sheriff, deputy face federal weapons charges (08/29/11)
Former Carter County sheriff Tommy Adams, 31, and deputy Steffanie Kearbey, 23, both of Ellsinore, were indicted Aug. 18 on several federal weapons charges. Adams, midway into his first term as sheriff, and Kearbey, a deputy since last June, resigned in April following an lengthy undercover investigation that led to their arrests...
90 dogs, 6 cats rescued from Ripley County hoarder (08/29/11)
Many emaciated and suffering from severe mange