Howell County

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2012

    Remembering "Speck" Rhodes, Clown Prince of Country Comedy

    From Spinal Tap to The Lonely Island, nearly every type of music has an act with purposeful comedic overtones. Country music is the elder statesman of this trend, as evidenced by a Missouri native that blended a down-home sound with a big dose of humor. Gilbert "Speck" Rhodes made a name for himsel ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 3, 2011

    Circuit Court Ruling Puts Raw Milk Cheesemaker Out of Business

    image viaThe Cheese House at Morningland of the Ozarks is no more.​The battle over raw-milk cheese has come home to Missouri. On Tuesday the Howell County Circuit Court upheld a ruling by the Missouri State Milk Board that Morningland of the Ozarks, a dairy in Mountain View, would have to dest ... More >>

  • News

    December 6, 2006

    Hillbilly Noir

    The literary world is abuzz over Daniel Woodrell, bard of the Ozarks.