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Thursday, August 29, 2013

COSMIC BINGO IN ADRIAN OCOTBER 12TH

Cosmic Bingo is back… The Adrian Optimist will host another Cosmic Bingo Saturday October 12that the Adrian Optimist building in Adrian. The doors will open at 5 pm and Bingo will start at 7 pm. The admission of $20.00 per person will include a catered meal, playing papers, a dauber and a raffle ticket.
Cosmic bingo is played under the Black Lights with $200 payout per bingo game. Advance tickets are available at Adrian Bank Branches or  Citizens Bank in Adrian.

BATES COUNTY CIRCUIT COURT NEWS AUG 23-29, 2013‏

CIRCUIT COURT OF BATES COUNTY, COURT NEWS
JAMES K JOURNEY, JUDGE
Diana L Rich , Clerk
Aug 23-29 , 2013


Linda E Plumb v Albert G Plumb, Petition for Dissolution of Marriage filed.
St vs Brandon D Cone, Felony possession of controlled substance, marijuana/methamphetamines, set for 10-4-13.
St v. Frederick L Curtis, Felony tampering with motor vehicle, set for 8-26-13.
JoAnn Stepp v State of MO, Motion to Vacate, Set Aside or Correct Judgment or Sentence filed.
St v. Ronald R Derr, I: Felony burglary, II: Felony theft/stealing, set for 9-16-13.
St v. Ronald R Derr, Felony theft/stealing, set for 9-16-13.
St v. Ronald R Derr, Felony unlawful possession of a firearm, set for 9-16-13.
Jeffrey Wayne Haskell v Kelly Denise Haskell, Petition for Dissolution of Marriage filed.
St v. Randall W Mayfield, I: Felony DWI-chronic offender, II: MIsd. DWR/Susp, III: Misd failure to maintain financial responsibility, IV: Misd. Failure to drive on right half of roadway, set for 9-6-13.
St v. Elizabeth Martinson, I: Felony theft; II: Felony resisting arrest/interfering with arrest; III: Felony possession of controlled substance, marijuana/methamphetamines, set for 12-2-13.
St v. Brian P Byerly, Felony burglary, set for 10-21-13.
St v. Lawrence E Cumpton, I: Felony arson; II: Felony arson; III: Felony arson, set for 10-21-13.
St v. Preston Stubbs, I: Felony DWI, aggravated offender, II: Misd. Failure to drive on right half of roadway, III: Misd. Operated motor vehicle without maintaining financial responsibility, set for 10-21-13.
St v. Jason D Showalter, I: Felony DWI-persistent offender, II: Misd. Failure to signal, set for 10-21-13.
St v Aaron G Dahmer, I: Felony forgery, found guilty, sentenced to 7 years in MDOC; II: Felony possession of controlled substance, methamphetamines, found guilty, sentenced to 7 years in MDOC; III: Felony unlawful use of drug paraphernalia—dismissed; IV: Misd failed to drive on right half of roadway—already fined $250; given SES, placed on probation for 5 years, sentences to run concurrently with each other, Defe. to pay $150 as court costs on State Forensic Laboratory Account, Defendant shall make restitution, pay court costs, Defendant shall attend and successfully complete counseling/treatment as directed, Defe. to get substance abuse treatment and aftercare, Defe. to be subject to random drug testing, random home/vehicle searches, shall not possess or consume any alcoholic beverages or be where sold/served.
St v. Mike Leemasters, guilty plea to amended Misd. Possession of controlled substance, marijuana, sentenced to 180 days in Bates Co Jail, fined $250 & court costs, given SES of jail sentence, placed on probation for 2 years, pay fine and court costs by Sept 25, 2013 or appear in Court.
St v. Debra Leemasters, guilty plea to amended Misd. Possession of controlled substance, marijuana, sentenced to 180 days in Bates Co Jail, fined $250 & court costs, given SES of jail sentence, placed on probation for 2 years, pay fine and court costs by Sept 25, 2013 or appear in Court.



Man Wanted Out Of Ft. Scott Captured Today

BREAKING NEWS: According to Sheriff Bill Martin, Frank L. Miller was captured this afternoon without incident.

Grass Fire In Amsterdam Area



Amsterdam Fire Department is in route to a grass fire located on Y Highway by the railroad tracks in Amsterdam. The fire was reported by Kansas City Southern Railroad. Bates County Live will update this when and if more information becomes available.

Obituary - Paul Horace Scott

Funeral services for Paul H. Scott will be 11:00 am, Friday, August 30 at the Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 pm on Thursday, August 29 at the chapel with burial in the Oak Hill Cemetery. Contributions may be given for the Good Samaritan Boys Ranch.

Paul was a loving husband, wonderful father and grandfather. He cared for his wife Thelma for over 65 years of marriage as she was diagnosed with polio at the age of 16.

Paul is survived by his wife Thelma of the home; son Larry Scott and wife Francie of Butler; daughters Kathie Peterie and husband Jerry of Strafford, MO; and Jennie Vineyard and husband Carl of Coatesville, IN; also eight grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by grandson, Chad Scott.

Closings From Bates County Memorial Hospital

All Bates County Memorial Hospital Family Care Clinics will be closed on Monday, September 2, 2013 for the Labor Day holiday.  They will reopen on Tuesday, September 3, 2013.

Adriaunna Horton Funeral



Family and friends gathered to mourn the loss of 12-year-old Adriaunna Horton on Wednesday August 28, 2013. The Golden City, Missouri girl was abducted and killed last week.


The ceremony was in the Golden City School Gymnasium. From there, a motorcycle escort led the procession to the cemetery. Adriaunna's uncle led a rider-less horse and the casket was carried in a horse-drawn carriage.

Various family members followed on foot wearing pink, Adriaunna's favorite color.

Mourners later gathered at the city park to celebrate Adriaunna's life.

For The Health Of It 5k Run/Walk

Come run with us at Amsterdam Jubilee, FOR THE HEALTH OF IT


Forms are also available at the Miami School or email scrawford4@marykay.com Forms and registration due by Sept 5 to guarantee a shirt

We would like to say a huge thank you to our sponsors
Silver sponsors are Citizen's Bank, The Barn-Amsterdam, Caskey, Hopkins & Wilhelmus
Bronze Sponsors Dave's Quality Auto Repair, Ethan's Auto Repair, Wal-Mart, Community First Bank, DSWA Certified Public Accountants, Fur, Fins & Feathers Taxidermy-Amsterdam, What to Wear Support and donations from Flaming Lantern and Hatten Chiropractic

Mazda Miata winner will be announced September 6th at 9 am on FM-92

 The date for the drawing for the winner of the 2007 Red Miata will be this Friday September 6th. The winner will be announced from the Max Motors dealership in Butler, live on FM-92 following the 9 am Local News. There are just a few tickets left for those that want a “ last chance” to win this 2007 Red Mazda MX-5 Miata donated by Max Motors.
The final few tickets are available at the Butler Senior Center until Thursday afternoon. Tickets are $10.00 each or three tickets for $25.00.
This Friday morning… some lucky person will drive off the lot with a 2007 Red Miata! Join us on FM-92 this Friday to see if  “YOU” are this lucky winner !

Courtesy Of FM.92.1

Weather Update: Peak Of Heat Arriving

Photo: Here's a look at the forecast for the upcoming holiday weekend. We may reach triple digit heat on Friday and Saturday, but sweet relief is headed our way for Labor day and early next week!

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Here's a look at the forecast for the upcoming holiday weekend. We may reach triple digit heat on Friday and Saturday, but sweet relief is headed our way for Labor day and early next week!