Local artist Sharon Young currently is restoring the large mural on the east side of the O'Reilly Auto Parts building at the southeast corner of the Seymour square.

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Tuesday, May 11 - Business-leaders roundtable to share  vision for Seymour, 6:30 p.m., Seymour City Hall. Anyone wishing to attend asked to R.S.V.P. toTerry Penner, at 417-425-9589 or terry@seymourmissouri.org.Friday, May 21 & Saturday, May 22 - Seymour Saddle Club Rodeo, 6 p.m., For add…

JEFFERSON CITY — Lawmakers largely agreed upon the idea of requiring public schools to allow home-schooled students to participate in extra-curriculars during a debate last Tuesday, April 20, on the floor of the Missouri House of Representatives.

When the Seymour Farmers’ Market made its debut early this month on April 3, the event was greeted with immediate success.

The Seymour Merchants’ Association will hold a meeting at 6 p.m. next Monday at the Webster County Citizen office on the west side of the Seymour square.

The Friends of the Seymour Community Library Board meets at 6 p.m. next Monday evening in the library’s meeting room.

Notice is hereby given that the Fordland R-3 Board of Education will conduct a meeting at 6:45 p.m. Thursday, April 15, 2021, in the Fordland Middle School Media Center.

Notice is hereby given that the Seymour R-II Board of Education will conduct a meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 8, 2021, at the administration office at 416 East Clinton Avenue in Seymour.

Receiving a $1,200 grant last Wednesday, March 24, from the Greater Seymour Area Foundation (GSAF) was the Seymour Area Arts Council for its ongoing renovation of the historic Owen Theatre in the city's downtown, where new curtains and stage lights soon will be installed.

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Tuesday, May 11 - Business-leaders roundtable to share  vision for Seymour, 6:30 p.m., Seymour City Hall. Anyone wishing to attend asked to R.S.V.P. toTerry Penner, at 417-425-9589 or terry@seymourmissouri.org.Friday, May 21 & Saturday, May 22 - Seymour Saddle Club Rodeo, 6 p.m., For add…

Jessica Burks, MSN, FNP, has joined The Ozarks Community Hospital (OCH) Webster County Clinic.

JEFFERSON CITY — Lawmakers largely agreed upon the idea of requiring public schools to allow home-schooled students to participate in extra-curriculars during a debate last Tuesday, April 20, on the floor of the Missouri House of Representatives.

After a one-year hiatus, the Seymour MS Walk returns in 2021.

When the Seymour Farmers’ Market made its debut early this month on April 3, the event was greeted with immediate success.

The Seymour Merchants’ Association will hold a meeting at 6 p.m. next Monday at the Webster County Citizen office on the west side of the Seymour square.

The Friends of the Seymour Community Library Board meets at 6 p.m. next Monday evening in the library’s meeting room.

Notice is hereby given that the Fordland R-3 Board of Education will conduct a meeting at 6:45 p.m. Thursday, April 15, 2021, in the Fordland Middle School Media Center.

Notice is hereby given that the Seymour R-II Board of Education will conduct a meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 8, 2021, at the administration office at 416 East Clinton Avenue in Seymour.

Receiving a $1,200 grant last Wednesday, March 24, from the Greater Seymour Area Foundation (GSAF) was the Seymour Area Arts Council for its ongoing renovation of the historic Owen Theatre in the city's downtown, where new curtains and stage lights soon will be installed.

Receiving a $1,200 grant last Wednesday, March 24, from the Greater Seymour Area Foundation (GSAF) was the Seymour Friends of the Library organization, which assists with a wide variety of programs at the Seymour Community Library.

Receiving a $1,137.33 grant last Wednesday, March 24, from the Greater Seymour Area Foundation (GSAF) was the city of Fordland and, specifically, the Fordland Police Department for a bulletproof vest and body camera for officers.

Receiving a $1,200 grant last Wednesday, March 24, from the Greater Seymour Area Foundation (GSAF) was the Seymour Nazarene Church for its annual Back-To-School Bash that assists southern Webster County children with a wide variety of school items for each upcoming school year.

Receiving a $1,200 grant last Wednesday, March 24, from the Greater Seymour Area Foundation (GSAF) was the Seymour R-II School District's Care To Learn chapter, which assists hundreds of children at the local school with its backpack program.

Mayor Richard Vinson appointed a new member to the Seymour Community Library's nine-member board of directors at last Thursday's regular meeting of the Seymour Board of Aldermen.

Kirk and Terry Penner of Seymour, along with Joe and Rhonda Watwood of Warwick, Ga., wish to announce the upcoming marriage of their children, Allyson Penner and Wint Watwood.

The School Mom's Museum & Gallery located on West Market Street in Seymour, just west of the northwest corner of the city square in the downtown district, recently acquired photographs of Mahala Denney.

Seymour resident Charlie Brindley has been nominated for the Indie Book Awards for his book, “The Last Mission Of The Seventh Cavalry, Book Two: Finding The Soyuz Escape Capsule” (ISBN 979-8594178205, 2021) in the categories of Sci-Fi/Fantasy, Action/Adventure and Book Series by the awards c…

Cathy Simpson, right, the president of the Seymour Lions Club, presented a check last Friday for $500 to the Seymour Area Arts Council for its renovation project at the historic Owen Theatre.

The Rev. Dempsey and Darlena (Owens) Milligan celebrated their 67th wedding anniversary on Feb. 16.

Earlier this month, a 20,000-gallon fuel tank was unloaded and partially installed at the new Signal Food Store, a convenience store and gas station located at the intersection of U.S. 60, highways C and K on Seymour's northeast edge.

Webster County’s number of active COVID-19 cases, per the official number via the Webster County Health Unit, is at its lowest rate since last spring.

Persistency by Seymour’s police likely saved the life of an elderly local man who wandered away from a Springfield hospital and was found several hours later in a ditch near the James River Freeway on that city’s south side.

Courtesy of Terry Penner from the city of Seymour and Helen Lamb of the Seymour Historical Committee, a new feature will appear weekly on the city's Facebook page every Monday.

If you would like to donate money for the Day Cemetery, located south of Seymour off Highway K, you can take it to The Seymour Bank.

Last weekend, I drove down Business 60 on the west end of town to grab an ice-cream cone.

A tip of my cap to the Seymour Board of Aldermen for adding these three-globe lights to the Seymour Downtown Park.

A "running book sale," as organizers describe the event, is under way at the Seymour Community Library, courtesy of the Seymour Friends of the Library organization.

A savings account for Seymour's Sally Findley has been established at The Seymour Bank after the sudden and tragic death of her husband, Bob.