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Stories from Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Judge gets tough on those skipping court session (01/09/13)
Just as it has since last September, the Jan. 3 session of Fulton County Circuit Court was a frustrating one for Judge Tim Weaver, and many of the defendants appearing before him. Public Defender Problem The first case called involved a hearing on a request to revoke David Kingston's probation...
Betty Price -- the employee who never left (01/09/13)
Richard Irby Editor A familiar face is missing from the SouthFork River Therapy and Living Center in Salem, and many employees and residents of the facility are missing a friend. Betty Cochran Price, 86, died on Dec. 16 after suffering a stroke. Price was an employee, not a resident of the nursing home...
OMC CEO seeks to save money through network of hospitals (01/09/13)
On Wednesday, Jan. 16, a group of hospital executives, including some from Salem and West Plains, will gather in Houston, Mo., to discuss banding together in an attempt to stay independent and survive in a very uncertain time for health care. The new health network is the brainchild of Dave Zechman, President and CEO of Ozarks Medical Center, the West Plains Hospital that also manages the Fulton County Hospital...
Man charged with bomb threats released on lowered bond (01/09/13)
William Gerald Adams, the Cherokee Village man who is accused of making telephone threats which caused high schools in Fulton and Sharp Counties to be evacuated in December, has received a bond reduction, which resulted in his release from jail on Monday, Jan. 7...