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Friday, November 9, 2012

Accident near Amoret

Bates County EMS and the Amoret fire department have been dispatched to a single car accident just west of Amoret on 52 highway.

Use caution if traveling through the area.

FM 92.1 to be off the air for a short time today...

KMAM and KMOE-FM in Butler will be off the air for about 30 minutes this afternoon while repairs are made on a breaker box...apologies in advance for any inconvenience!

The repairs will begin around 2:30 this afternoon.

Yes, Winter will be here before you know it...

We've enjoyed a pretty nice Fall so far but the inevitable is coming- WINTER. Ron Nissen has provide us with a link to some good info from the National Weather Service here

Take a few moments to read, it might save your life.

Butler GO PINK event this evening...

FCCLA will host the 3rd Annual GO PINK Event for Breast Cancer Awareness on Friday, November 9th in the Butler High School gym starting at 6:30pm - the Butler Varsity Volleyball team versus Butler Alumni! Come early and enjoy walking tacos by Project Prom, check out our silent auction items (red & black afghan handmade by Calee McElwain, Butler Bear Quilt handmade by Daphne McClure, Mona Cake just to name a few), themed baskets for raffle (specific info below-great Christmas basket already done for you), concession stand, homemade baked goodie items, bows made by Spanish club, information on Breast Cancer and entry to win aFREE mammogram by BCMH and much, much, more!! T-shirts will be on sale for $10. All proceeds go back into our community to BCMH Cares Mammo Program which provides mammograms to individuals who do not have insurance or have a high deductible.

Scentsy Basket—sponsored by Beta Sigma Phi
Pampered Chef Basket—sponsored by Stacy McCrary
Fall Themed Basket—
sponsored by Bates County Hospital Foundation
Thirty-One Basket—sponsored by Dondria McGuire
Chi Iron & Hair Products Basket—
sponsored by Outback Hair Salon and Spa
$1 per chance or 6 for $5

Circuit Court news

Diana L Rich , Clerk
Nov 5 - 9, 2012

St v. Ralph Offield, I: Felony burglary, II: Felony stealing, reduced to Felony receiving stolen property, guilty plea, sentenced to 5 years in MDOC, sentence to run concurrently with other sentence.

Sheri R Thornburg v Joey S Thornburg, Dissolution of Marriage is granted.

St v. Samantha J Hubbard, I: Felony forgery, II: Felony forgery, III: Felony forgery, IV: Felony forgery, V: Felony forgery, set for 12-17-12.

St v. David Bill Allen, Felony possession of controlled substance, marijuana/hydrocodone, set for 12-17-12.

St v. David Bill Allen, Felony DWI-persistent offender, set for 12-17-12.

St v. David Bill Allen, Felony theft/stealing, set for 12-17-12.

VIDEO: Bates County Robotics club show their skills

The following is video from the Bates County Robotics Club's Cowtown Throwdown competition: