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Stories from Friday, April 6, 2012

Agape Food Room works to meet increasing demand (04/06/12)
On an early Wednesday morning, Gordon Barnett is putting cases of beef stew on a shelf. His wife, Nancy, and daughter, Kathy Gault, are in the next room sorting through bags of clothes. These three volunteer every Wednesday to prepare for the Thursday food distribution at the Agape Food and Clothing Room, a small building at the rear of the Salem Church of Christ...
Fun and Friends Senior Center has new Administrator on the job (04/06/12)
Fun and Friends Senior Center staff, volunteers and visitors, as well as Southwest Missouri Office on Aging representatives bid administrator Sheila Smith a happy retirement March 30 with a gathering at the center. Smith began her career with Fun and Friends almost 10 years ago, on the corner of Front and Chestnut streets in Thayer. The center is housed in the former Piggly Wiggly building, which was also once a factory and Big H Grocery...
Highland financial audit reveals questionable expenses (04/06/12)
The Highland School District's 2011 financial audit, which was recently completed, revealed several questionable charges on a school credit card for trips for school functions, seminars and training. All of the questionable expenditures were made by Superintendent James Floyd...