SUBSCRIBE AND SAVE $12.00 OFF THE NEWSSTAND PRICE!
Subscribe          Classified Ads          Advertise with Us          Newspaper Rack Locations          Contact Us
 
 
OUR OFFICES

Focus on Oak Grove
103 S.E. 12th Street
Oak Grove, MO 64075
816-690-7218
Fax 816-690-7219
focus@iland.net

The Odessan
212 W. Mason Street
P.O. Box 80
Odessa, MO 64076
816-230-5311
spaar@iland.net





New to the area?
Pick up a free copy of our
CITY GUIDE
at either of our
convenient locations
or click HERE
to view it on-line.
City Guide




Sharing the Very Best
of Oak Grove

Featuring recipes from the
"Skillet Lickin' Good" column
Slice of Oak Grove
$10.00 + tax




SUBSCRIPTIONS
START AT
ONLY
$40/YEAR
LOCALLY
Focus on Oak Grove
816-230-5311








BE FOUND
FAST
& EASY
When they know where to look!
Make it easy for customers to find you when they need you.
Our NEW BUSINESS DIRECTORY is designed just for that!
SPORTS / YOUTH

Read complete details of these stories and other news
in the latest edition of Focus on Oak Grove

 
Oak Grove Special Olympics teams
victorious in recent tournaments
 
ALL SMILES | Teammates Tyler Melhorn, left, and Walter Hayes grin ear to ear at their success in Houston, Tex.
 
Oak Grove Special Olympics Team has collected a handful of trophies to top off its year. Coached by Jeremiah Biggar, basketball and bowling, Marcus Brinkley, basketball, Tara Tripp, swimming, and Travis Ruble, soccer, the team traveled in and out of state to not only compete, but also to win.
The high school team of Special Olympic Athletes and Unified Partners include Tyler Melhorn competing in basketball, soccer, swimming, and bowling; Jax Leal competing in basketball, soccer, swimming and bowling; Joseph DuPont (unified), basketball, bowling and swimming; Katelin Bryant, basketball and swimming; Reece Godard, basketball, soccer, swimming and bowling; Johnathan Wisemore, basketball; Austin Ellis (unified), basketball; Christian Cox, soccer; Walter Hayes (unified), soccer and basketball.
Middle school team of Special Olympics Athletes and Unified Partners include Shelby Bean, competing in basketball, swimming and bowling; Ronnie McCale, basketball and bowling; Melanie DuPont (unified), basketball and bowling; Gio Damario, basketball and bowling; Cameron Ellis, basketball, swimming and bowling; Gracie Sudtelgte, basketball, swimming and bowling; Dwight Newman, basketball, swimming and bowling; TC Thompson, basketball, swimming, and bowling; Justin Sapp, swimming. Read more in Focus on Oak Grove.
 
 
Fun in the sun, splishing and splashing
 
KATE SOLLARS
ALL SMILES | Natalie Gwodz, left, Sydney Crenshaw and Cate Crenshaw are all smiles June 20 at the Oak Grove Gators swimming practice.
KATE SOLLARS
WARMING UP | Group of Gator swimmers prepares to warm up before practice June 20 at the Oak Grove swimming pool. Front, from left, Jarrett Taylor, Molly Munson, Hannah Hinkle, Jaxon Weber, Noah Hinkle; back, Jack Shrout, Will Jennings, Zeb Butters, Mason Weber, Macie Vickers, Mackenley Munson, Kailee Hansen.
Weather Center
 
 
Odessa Heating/Cooling
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

© 2016 The Odessan. All rights reserved.