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Nixa Chamber of Commerce celebrates business with annual NIXPO  KY3

NIXA, Mo. -- More than 5,000 packed Nixa High School Saturday, celebrating everything business and community at the 24th annual NIXPO. The massive expo ...



Ozarks Tonight: Nixa Schools  OzarksFirst.com

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - Two issues on the April ballot could provide major upgrades to the Nixa School District. Question one is a Debt *Service* Bond Issue with no ...



Rogersville scrapes by Carl Junction in defensive battle  Ozarks Sports Zone

By John Miller (For OzarksSportsZone.com). Nixa, Mo. – Few teams can go scoreless over a nine-and-a-half minute stretch and still win, but thanks to its solid ...



Voters to consider ballot questions for Nixa Public Schools  Christian County Headliner News

What will appear on ballots as Question 1 is a debt *service* bond issue for various projects. Question 2 is a change to the school district's current operating levy.



Webb City's 4th quarter rally not enough  KSNF/KODE - FourStatesHomepage.com

The Webb City boys basketball team put together a big 4th quarter comeback to close within 9 points, but it wasn't enough as the Cardinals lost to ...



Community calendar | Free  Cedar County Republican

Wednesday, March 13. Calico Clippers Quilt Guild meets at 9:30 a.m. with a potluck lunch at noon and meeting at 1 p.m. at St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church, ...



Nixa High teen suffers traumatic face injury at marching band contest  Springfield News-Leader

Editor's note: An update to this story can be read here. At the last minute, Bryce Long's mom finessed a way to accompany him to a marching band contest in ...



Nixa High School to Host Live Clay Competition  OzarksFirst.com

NIXA, Mo. - Nixa High School is set to host the first ever "Clay It Up" event this weekend.



'Clay It Up' Competition Held at Nixa High School  OzarksFirst.com

NIXA, Mo. -- Saturday was the first ever "Clay It Up" and it was held at Nixa High School.



Nixa High School courtyard gets makeover from students  KY3

A group of Nixa High School teachers and students, their families, and community members all pitched in to update the school's courtyard for the 2018-2019 ...



Surgery set for Nixa marching band student with traumatic face injury  Springfield News-Leader

A Nixa High School student who suffered a traumatic face injury during a marching band contest will take a critical step toward healing this week. Bryce Long, a ...



Teachers' pay key point of Nixa school bond issue  Christian County Headliner News

Voters in the Nixa Public Schools district will consider a pair of ballot proposals in the election April 2. Question 1 is a debt *service* bond issue for capital ...



Nixa School District proposes tax increase on April ballot  KY3

NIXA, Mo. -- The Nixa Board of Education has approved two bond issues for the ballot in April. Question 1 has no tax increases, but would pay for various ...



Fine arts and football: key infrastructure points of Nixa school bond issue  Christian County Headliner News

When new students start learning at Nixa High School, Principal Mark McGehee offers them some simple advice: get involved.



Start with Hello: Nixa High School students place focus on kindness, inclusivity  Christian County Headliner News

A group of Nixa High School students say the best way to make everyone feel included is to start with, “hello.” The school's Students Against Destructive ...



Letter to the Editor: Well done, Nixa High School  Christian County Headliner News

As a veteran, my husband never wants his horn tooted, so it's hard to get him to attend Veterans Day events. Nixa High School has an annual Veterans Day ...



Carl Junction girls break away late, earn fourth straight district title  Joplin Globe

WEBB CITY, Mo. — With the season on the line, Brad Shorter pleaded with his Carl Junction Bulldogs to finish strong.



Birds of a Feather: Nixa High School marching band is gearing up for an exciting show centered around birds  Christian County Headliner News

Most know the saying, “birds of a feather flock together.” But are many flocks made up of roughly 270 bodies? The Nixa High School marching band sure is.



Nixa's Wingspan magazine wins top prize at MSSU  Christian County Headliner News

Nixa High School's Wingspan magazine won first place in the best overall publication category at Missouri Southern State University's Media Showcase Day on ...



Nixa baritone player first chair all-state | Community Links  Christian County Headliner News

Nixa High School senior T.J. Wright has been named the top baritone player in the state.



Nixa city leaders and millennials brainstorm ideas to move city forward  KY3

NIXA, Mo. - City leaders in Nixa met with millennials who call Nixa their home Saturday afternoon during 'Nixa Next.' The meeting was targeted towards 17 to ...



Nixa schools rate No. 1 in website rankings | Community Links  Christian County Headliner News

Nixa Public Schools attained recognition from a national website as the No. 1-ranked school district in the Springfield area.



Nixa Police Investigate Student's Death  OzarksFirst.com

NIXA, Mo. – Police are investigating the death of a boy in Nixa today, according to a city spokesman.



PHOTO GALLERY: Nixa High School 2018 Graduation | Multimedia  Christian County Headliner News

Check out our photo gallery from Nixa High School's 2018 graduation ceremony, held May 13 at JQH Arena in Springfield.



Nixa High School magazine wins national awards | News  Christian County Headliner News

The National Scholastic Press Association presented “Wingspan,” the magazine at Nixa High School, with a First Class Award.



Nixa Students Place 8th in Nation in FBLA Nationals  Christian County Headliner News

Mark Meads and Carson Young are among the best in the nation at using computers to organize all of the information a business needs.



Drury wrestler, Nixa grad shot in hunting accident. 'Really good prognosis' after surgery.  Springfield News-Leader

Benetti was a three-time state qualifier and placed sixth in 2017 and fourth in 2018 while a wrestler at Nixa High School.



Springfield's Teacher of the Year accepts job in Nixa  Springfield News-Leader

Daniel Gutierrez, Springfield Public Schools' reigning Teacher of the Year, has accepted a job in Nixa. The Nixa school board voted Thursday to hire the ...



Nixa location of Big Whiskey's American Restaurant & Bar expected to open by Thanksgiving  Springfield News-Leader

Big Whiskey's American Restaurant & Bar expects to open the doors of a new Nixa location by Thanksgiving and throw a grand opening party in December, the ...



Nixa students advance to international competition | News  Christian County Headliner News

Nixa High School participants in Distributive Education Clubs of America participants were among 1900 students who recently competed at the DECA State ...



Our five hot takes from an epic Week 4 of the Ozarks' high school football season  Springfield News-Leader

A night of rivalries and high-profile matchups under the lights made for some epic games across the Ozarks during the fourth week of the high school football ...



Nixa students, teacher making a name for themselves with history  Christian County Headliner News

It started roughly six years ago, when two high school students arrived in Nixa High School history teacher Kelly “Simon” Matney's classroom, eager to learn ...



Nixa High School evacuated after smoke fills hallway  KY3

NIXA, Mo. -- The Nixa Fire Department responded to Nixa High School Thursday night after a washing machine overloaded an outlet and caused a lot of smoke ...



Nixa goes "old school" to teach life lessons while having fun  KY3

NIXA, Mo. It was an interesting and enlightening Thursday in Nixa as teachers and students in all the public schools celebrated "Old School Day" by living life ...



Nixa FBLA participants bring home awards at Springfield conference  Christian County Headliner News

Seventeen members of the Missouri Future Business Leaders of America – Phi Beta Lambda Chapter from Nixa High School recently traveled to Springfield for ...



Nixa qualifies for sectional track meet in 12 individual events  Christian County Headliner News

Home field advantage helped Nixa High School capture 12 top-four individuals finishes at the Class 5 District 6 Track and Field Championships May 12, ...



Christian County Clerk expects high voter turnout | Community Links  Christian County Headliner News

Voter turnout may not compete with the record totals of 2016, but Christian County's top election official expects another high voter turnout on Nov. 6.



Nixa student gains firsthand reporting experience | Community Links  Christian County Headliner News

Nixa High School senior Camlen Carlile-Davis joined students from across the country this summer at the 48th Missouri Urban Journalism Workshop at the ...



Nixa students accused of breaking in, vandalizing high school  Springfield News-Leader

Four young people are facing burglary charges after police say they broke into the school in the middle of the night.



Big Cats: Ozark moves into Missouri football's largest class  Christian County Headliner News

Christian County Backyard Brawl rivalry game set for Sept. 14.



VOTE: Who was the Ozarks' best high school football player in Week 4?  Springfield News-Leader

An entertaining Week 4 of the high school football season provided plenty of standout performers. But who was the best? That's why we're here. Each week, the ...



Nixa High journalism students receive awards | News  Christian County Headliner News

Congrats to the Wingspan and EagleAir TV students for bringing home awards from the Missouri Southern State University Media Showcase in Joplin Dec. 7.



Nixa High School Crimson Corps plays for joy  Christian County Headliner News

This year, the Crimson Corps, Nixa High School's marching band, is playing for joy — their own and their audience's.



Perez excels in the family business, earns scholarship to NMSU  Christian County Headliner News

Following in the family footsteps is how Lisette Perez came to find her own starring role.



Nixa's Payton Hannah doesn't have to travel far to play college baseball  Christian County Headliner News

It's about a 13-minute drive from where Payton Hannah played high-school baseball to where he'll play college baseball. That's one reason the recent Nixa High ...



Nixa High School students win 25 awards at Journalism Day  Springfield News-Leader

The Nixa High School journalism students won 25 awards at the Missouri Interscholastic Press Association's Journalism Day at the University of Missouri ...



Procell breaks 43-year-old Nixa record, wins all-state honors  Christian County Headliner News

Winning an all-state medal is one thing. But to do it while breaking a 43-year old record? That makes for a great weekend at the 2018 Missouri State High ...



Nixa High School's DECA chapter succeeds in first year  Christian County Headliner News

It's Nixa High School's first year with a DECA team, though its members are already proving to be fierce competitors.



Nixa High School students place at National History Day  Christian County Headliner News

Multiple Nixa students placed at the National History Day in Missouri State contest. Students finishing first or second automatically advance to Nationals.



Nixa High School honor roll students announced for Fall 2014 semester  Christian County Headliner News

The following is a list of Nixa High School students who made the honor roll list for the Fall 2014 semester.



Breaking a leg: Nixa's Cory Kays travels from gig to gig, living out acting dream  Christian County Headliner News

Cory Kays travels the United States, hopping from one acting gig to the next.



Nixa High School names homecoming king, queen | News  Christian County Headliner News

Sammy Baker, left, and Paul Holmgren are crowned 2018 Nixa High School Homecoming queen and king Feb. 9.



Ozark lineman Trenton Sederwall commits to Mizzou  Springfield News-Leader

According to Sederwall's Twitter account, he was also being recruited by Nebraska.



Nixa High School FBLA students honored | News  Christian County Headliner News

Nixa students Carson Young and Mark Meads received 10th place in the nation in the “Introduction to Business Presentation” category and were honored at the ...



Hal Rodney Johnson | Obituaries  Christian County Headliner News

Funeral: 3 p.m. Aug. 24, at James River Church South Chapel. Visitation to be held one hour prior to *service*, also at the church. A burial will follow the next.



Schurig likes depth of Washburn signing class  WIBW

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - Washburn welcomed 28 new Ichabods on National Signing Day. Every coach usually sees a key trait or something they really like about ...



NEST brings hundreds together in Nixa  Springfield News-Leader

NEST brought smiles to special education students and volunteers who participated in activities and worked together.



On the Spot: Riley Hobby | Nixa  Christian County Headliner News

I really like fettuccine alfredo. And then a funny one—I'm like, addicted to those pizza Lunchables. Favorite music genre: Popular music. I just listen to the radio.



Nixa High's Gay-Straight Alliance honored in NYC  Springfield News-Leader

Club started to establish place where LGBT youth, and their straight allies, can find support and acceptance.



Parents lodge complaint against Nixa High basketball coach  Springfield News-Leader

The parents of a Nixa High School basketball player plan to take their concerns to the school board in mid-March.



Remember where you were on 9/11? A whole new generation does not  KY3

If you're high school-aged or younger, you don't remember 9/11 because you were either a newborn or not born yet. It's hard to believe that a whole generation ...



Backyard Brawl food drive for Least Of These tied to Hunger Action Month  Christian County Headliner News

September is a month full of giving. It's Hunger Action Month, and the people at Christian County food pantry Least Of These are happy to be a part of it,



Nixa students receive chromebooks to use at school, home  KY3

The district is in the second year of its Connected initiative. Students grades two through 12 will receive a device that they can use at school and at home.



Overstreet announces retirement as Nixa High School principal  Christian County Headliner News

Mark Overstreet announced his retirement March 23 as principal of Nixa High School after 22 years of working in Nixa Public Schools, serving as high school ...



RUNNING TO RIO: Nixa parents share in daughter's Olympic dream  KY3

Courtney Frerichs will compete in the women's 3000 meter steeplechase.



Nixa man, former police chief charged | News  Christian County Headliner News

A Nixa resident and former law enforcement official was charged with felony harassment May 10 in Christian County Circuit Court.



Nixa starts "say something" program to prevent suicides  KY3

A string of child suicides has led the Nixa School District to create a new program to prevent more.



Nixa Student Selected for Missouri Senate Art Exhibit for Second Year  OzarksFirst.com

NIXA, Mo. -- A Nixa high school student was selected as a winner of the 2018 Missouri Senate Art Exhibit for the second year in a row.



Nixa High School JROTC finishes third at Multi Service Drill Meet Dec. 3  Christian County Headliner News

Nixa High School JROTC drill and color guard teams finished third place at the recent Ozark's Annual Regional Multi-*Service* drill and color guard Competition ...



On the Spot – Nixa Assistant Band Director Mary Duerkop  Christian County Headliner News

On the Spot – Nixa Assistant Band Director Mary Duerkop.



Nixa holding competition — with $1,000 grand prize — to find new flag, seal, police badge  Springfield News-Leader

The current seal features an eagle, a bear standing on two legs and a rising sun, but it's unclear exactly what all that symbolizes.



Football scouts are watching Nixa senior closely  Springfield News-Leader

Nixa High School senior Alex Allen holds eight scholarship offers from NCAA Division-I football teams.



Nixa School Board discusses plans for growth | Education  Christian County Headliner News

It seems every month at Nixa School Board meetings, the board discusses the impending growth of Nixa and subsequently the school district. Growth is good ...



Drury wrestler shot, wounded in hunting accident  Chicago Daily Herald

Freshman Drury University wrestler Donovan Benetti has been shot in the abdomen in a hunting accident.



FEMA Shelters Open in Nixa  OzarksFirst.com

SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- It's usually not the norm that a high school weight room can double as a FEMA Shelter for the public, but in Nixa that's exactly what's ...



Nixa High School student dies after car runs off bridge, overturns in water  Springfield News-Leader

Vincenzo Keith, a 16-year-old student at Nixa High School, died Saturday after a car crash in Dallas County, according to a Missouri State Highway Patrol crash ...



Chase A. Ballenger | Obituaries  Christian County Headliner News

Funeral: 7 p.m. Aug. 23, at Adams Funeral Home, Nixa.



Nixa High School state champions in Show Me the Constitution competition  Springfield News-Leader

More than 70 high school students from around the state met Monday in Columbia for The Missouri Bar's annual We the People and Show Me the Constitution ...



Young Achievers: Nixa students perform at Disney World  Springfield News-Leader

The Springfield Public Schools' Class of 2016 qualified for $26.2 million in college scholarships.



Drury feels like home, of course, for Nixa swimmer Daniel Brinck  Christian County Headliner News

Daniel Brinck could try and deny it all he wanted, but there was no getting around one fact: the Drury University campus is home for him.



Historic signing class sends 14 Nixa athletes to college  Ozarks Sports Zone

NIXA, Mo. — Last year there was a huge statement on Nicholas Road in Nixa. The high school showed it's muscle, sending two football players to FBS schools.



Nixa schools $9.5 million bond proposal passes  Springfield News-Leader

NIXA – For the second time in two years, voters in the Nixa Public Schools district said “yes” to a building bond issue. Voters approved a proposal to allow Nixa ...



Teen woman charged in murder plot played soccer at Nixa High  KY3

Former coach remembers woman accused of murder differently than neighbors who suspected drug activity.



Sharing Blessings: Nixa clothing ministry doors open to all county children  Christian County Headliner News

When Cherlyn Miller and her husband decided to become foster parents in 2012, the Nixa couple felt confident they were up to the challenge.



Nixa High School places at National History Day  Christian County Headliner News

Nixa High School students competed in the Region 7 competition for National History Day. All students advance to state April 29 at the University of Missouri.



Girls soccer all-state: Ozark's Easley makes the grade  Christian County Headliner News

Two athletes from Christian County earned Class 4 all-State honors from the Missouri Soccer Coaches Association.



Nixa tuba player gets to perform at famed Carnegie Hall in New York  KY3

Nixa senior tuba player Devin Strayhorn was chosen from among 18000 auditioners nationwide to perform at Carnegie Hall in New York.



Former Nixa standout Deetz suspended by MLB | Sports  Christian County Headliner News

Dean Deetz, a former Nixa High School standout, is one of two Houston Astros players suspended by the Major League Baseball Commissioner's Office Jan.



This Gay Straight Alliance Won A Major Award, But It's Still Fighting For Acceptance In Its School  Huffington Post

Nixa High School's Gay Straight Alliance is changing lives. In just two years, the club has lobbied state lawmakers for more LGBT-inclusive anti-bullying...



Middleton Memorial Tourney set for May 19-20 | Sports  Christian County Headliner News

The fourth annual Logan Middleton Memorial Basketball Tournament is scheduled for May 19-20 in Nixa.



Nixa High School presents 'Shrek the Musical' | Education  Christian County Headliner News

The Nixa High School Theater Department presents “Shrek the Musical” Nov. 14-19. The show was directed by Drama Teacher Allison Fleetwood.



Credentials of Nixa Public Schools' budget director questioned by audit organizer  Springfield News-Leader

Brenda Rantz, executive director of finance, has worked for Nixa Public Schools since the mid-1980s.



Nixa Chamber of Commerce names next executive director  Christian County Headliner News

Chris Russell was formally named the Nixa Chamber of Commerce's next executive director March 16 in a surprise announcement at the organization's NIXPO ...



Returning talent, exciting newcomers aim to continue Nixa basketball tradition  Christian County Headliner News

Nixa High School's boys basketball program has been an apex predator in southwest Missouri in the last 10 years, with nine straight 20-win seasons, six district ...



Annual Sucker Days are this weekend | News  Christian County Headliner News

Vendors, musicians and hungry attendees will descend on downtown Nixa May 11-12 for the 61st Annual Nixa Sucker Days.



Nixa standout Alex Allen happy to be following in his dad's footsteps to Northern Iowa  Springfield News-Leader

Alex Allen is excited to follow in the footsteps of his father, Terry Allen, who played and coached at Northern Iowa.



Arvest Bank provides thousands of meals in Nixa, Springfield  Christian County Headliner News

Arvest Bank launched its annual 1 Million Meals initiative to fight hunger in the four-state region the bank serves two months ago. June 12, the bank announced ...



Music on his mind | News  Christian County Headliner News

He's just warming up, but the music is captivating. He's in his bedroom in the basement, but the low, soothing tones drift up the stairs and into the kitchen and.



5 Nixa students selected for Missouri All-State Choir  Christian County Headliner News

Nixa's Jordan Hedgpeth, Kyle Hulsebus, Amanda Obeso, Elizabeth Widiger and Sophi Wilson were selected to the Missouri All-State Choir through an intense ...



Nixa High School travels to FBLA leadership conference in Atlanta  Christian County Headliner News

More than 9380 of America's best and brightest high-school students traveled to the Peach State to connect with top future business leaders and showcase their ...



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