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Nevada business expansion will bring more jobs

NEVADA, Mo. — A local window and door manufacturing company just announced its expansion. Peerless Products broke ground in Nevada in 2019 and has employed more than 40 people. Now, the company is investing $3.5 million to increase production capacity and upgrade warehousing and manufacturing spaces. This investment will...
NEVADA, MO
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End of an era at Cottey College

NEVADA, Mo. — Today marked the end of an era for Cottey College. It was the last day for two Cottey College faculty members. Dr. Jann Weitzel is retiring after serving as president for 7 years. Also retiring, Director of Public Information Steve Reed who’s been with the school for 30 years.
NEVADA, MO
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More than 100 new jobs coming to Nevada, Missouri

Windows and doors maker Peerless Products, Inc., says it is expanding and adding jobs in Nevada, Missouri. The company says the three-and-a-half million-dollar expansion will create 111 new jobs. Peerless says the growth will increase the company’s production capacity at its existing Nevada facility used for warehousing, manufacturing, and research...
NEVADA, MO
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Peerless Products plans to add 111 jobs in Nevada expansion

Kansas-based window and door manufacturer Peerless Products will expand its Nevada location, investing $3.5 million to add 111 jobs at the western Missouri facility, according to a press release. The manufacturer first moved to Nevada in 2019, where it currently employs roughly 40 people in sales, marketing and logistics. Peerless...
NEVADA, MO
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Naida M. Fenwick Age: 98 Years, 4 Months, 21 Days

FUNERAL SERVICES for Naida will be held at Hill and Son Funeral Home in Appleton City, Missouri on Wednesday, July 6, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. A VISITATION will also be held at Hill and Son Funeral Home in Appleton City, Missouri on Wednesday, July 6, 2022 from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
APPLETON CITY, MO
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Springfield Business Journal

Manufacturer to invest $3.5M in western Missouri

Kansas-based window and door manufacturer Peerless Products is expanding in the western Missouri city of Nevada to the tune of $3.5 million. The company plans to add 111 jobs as part of the investment. Peerless is renovating its 220,000-square-foot existing plant in Nevada.
MISSOURI STATE

First Music Day brings art and artists to Nevada

NEVADA, Mo. — Thursday was the first-ever Music Day in Nevada. Musicians and artists shared their talents all day in an effort to promote music and the arts in the area. Many businesses in downtown Nevada opened their shops for musicians to play and sing. Thursday evening, local artists shared their creations at the art walk on East Cherry Street.
NEVADA, MO
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The Little Apple (6/29)

There is a need in the Appleton City community (including Montrose and Rockville) to establish a “community organization” focused on meeting and enjoying activities with others the area. Trinity United Methodist Church at 214 E. 3rd St, is offering their social hall for a meeting place to establish an “Over 50 Club”. They plan to meet Wednesday, June 29 at noon. They will not be checking birth certificates, so if you are looking for a little more social interaction, please join them or call so they can keep you informed. Free sandwiches will be served for lunch and if you would like, please bring a dessert or salad to share. For more information or to let Stephanie know you are bringing something, please call 660-207-2423.
APPLETON CITY, MO
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ER care & outstanding doctors a priority at Lamar hospital

LAMAR, Mo. — While many rural hospitals are struggling to stay open, one in the Four States has become a destination of sorts for physicians. That’s been a big focus for Dr. Jeremy Sturgell. He’s the Medical Director of the Emergency Department at Cox Barton County Hospital in Lamar.
LAMAR, MO
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Ora Joan Turner

On the tenth day of October in the year of our Lord 1933, Lester McGuire and his wife, Edna (Decker) McGuire welcomed their only daughter to their home. She was welcomed by one older brother, Forest Lee. The new born lady was named Ora Joan McGuire (Ora, after an aunt) but she was soon to be called Joan or just Jo by her friends and relatives. Joan grew up in Dade County, Missouri and her early school years were spent at the Arcola school in Arcola, Missouri. That school was closed in 1950 and Joan finished her high school education in Lockwood, Missouri being a member of the Lockwood graduating class of 1951.
LAMAR, MO
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The Little Apple

There is a need in the Appleton City community (including Montrose and Rockville) to establish a “community organization” focused on meeting and enjoying activities with others the area. Trinity United Methodist Church at 214 E. 3rd St, is offering their social hall for a meeting place to establish an “Over 50 Club”. They plan to meet Wednesday, June 29 at noon. They will not be checking birth certificates, so if you are looking for a little more social interaction, please join them or call so they can keep you informed. Free sandwiches will be served for lunch and if you would like, please bring a dessert or salad to share. For more information or to let Stephanie know you are bringing something, please call 660-207-2423.
APPLETON CITY, MO
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Celebration of Life For Lori Ruddick

Lori Grace Ruddick, age 63, resident of Nevada, MO, passed away Tuesday, May 10, 2022, at the Kansas University Medical Center, Kansas City, KS. The family will host a celebration of life from 1:00 until 3:00 PM Sunday, June 26th, at the Presbyterian Village, Ft. Scott. Words of remembrance may be submitted to the online guestbook at cheneywitt.com.
NEVADA, MO
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MARY BEATRICE RAPER

LAMAR- Private family services will be held at a later date for Mary Beatrice Raper, 71, Lamar, who died Thursday, June 23, 2022, at Mercy Hospital in Joplin. Arrangements are under the direction of Daniel Funeral Home. Contributions are suggested and made payable to The Way Church, in care of...
LAMAR, MO
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Sell shines, Mudcats blank Nevada 3-0

NEVADA – Ryan Sell tossed nearly seven no-hit innings for Chillicothe and timely hitting late pushed the Mudcats to a 3-0 shutout win over Nevada at Lyons Stadium Sunday. Sell was dazzling, striking out five and walking three, but hit his pitch limit after issuing his third walk with two out in the seventh. Mudcat manager Tyler Hudlow replaced him with Steven Ricketts, who allowed a hit to Grant Nokes, but then retired the next four to keep the Griffons scoreless.
CHILLICOTHE, MO

VFW giving back to elderly veterans

NEVADA, Mo. — A local VFW Post is raising money to celebrate veterans. This morning the VFW post 2175 in Nevada held its weekly breakfast fundraiser. The money raised is purchasing birthday gifts for 111 veterans who are living at a local nursing home. “Some of the folks down...
NEVADA, MO
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