Marcene Rae Stark Irwin, age 72 of Butler

Celebration of life service for Marcene Rae Stark Irwin of Butler, Missouri will be 11 a.m. Friday, August 19, 2022 at Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel (660-679-6555) in Butler, Missouri.  Visitation prior to services 10 – 11 a.m. at the Schowengerdt Chapel.   Contributions to Butler Senior Center.  Online condolences

Marcene Rae Stark Irwin, age 72 of Butler, Missouri died Monday, August 15, 2022 at her home.  She was born October 23, 1949 to Marcia L. Stark in Fort Bragg, California.

Marcene is survived by two sons, Michael McElwain and Scott McElwain and friend Danielle Rolph all of Butler, Missouri; one stepdaughter, Carrie Zellmer of Kansas City, Missouri; one brother, Greg Stark of Desert Hot Springs, California; one nephew, Arin Stark of Chicago, Illinois; significant other, Jim Doss of Belton, Missouri; six grandchildren, Marissa McElwain, Jadan Rolph, Jakaila Rolph, Dax Rolph, Dominic Zellmer and Trevor Zellmer; and one great-granddaughter Scarlett Weber.  Marcene was preceded in death by her mother, Marcia L. Morgan Stark; brother, Charles Stark; and husband, Bill Irwin.

Butler Bears Football

The Butler Bears Football season kicks off on Friday night August 26th. The Butler Bears will take on the Clinton Cardinals. The first game of the season will be an away game, to be played on Clinton Turf.
Game time is 7:00 pm.

Sports announcers from 92.1 will broadcast this game live from the studios of 92.1. We thanks Major Black and son Ryan Black, and Eli Brockman for providing the play-by0play and color action for our audience.

Thanks to the local businesses that support our Athletes and use their advertising dollars to defray the cost of airing these games.

First Game Friday, August 26th at 7:00 pm in Clinton.

Welcome New Butler Business, Barrel House Liquor, 104 S. Sunset Drive

In a new business feature story, we welcome the new Butler business Barrel House Liquor and Smoke Shop.

At the Barrel House, they have an extraordinary selection of beer, wine, and liquor and they offer deep discounts on tobacco products.  If they don’t have what you’re looking for, just ask and they will do their best to get it for you.  They are open Monday thru Thursday 10-9, Friday and Saturday 10-10, and Sunday 10-8.  You can watch their Facebook page for special upcoming events.

The Barrel House owner is Kru Patel.  He and his wife, Jalpa and their 14-month-old daughter are from Belton.  They are hoping for longevity in this new venture and are very eager to become a part of the Butler community and not be just another business.

The Barrel House is now open and located at 104 South Sunset Drive in Butler right between Adrian Bank and Don’s Tire.  They invite you to stop in and see what they have to offer.

FM 92 would like to welcome Barrel House Liquor and wish them much success.

Veterans Free Breakfast August 19th

Good Shepherd Hospice hosts the Vet-To-Vet Café on August 19th.

This breakfast is free to Veterans. This Friday, Matthew Morris VSO

will be discussing veteran benefits. Good Shepherd Hospice is

located at 24 North Delaware Street in Butler. The building is on

the west side of the square. A place to socialize, share stories,

learn about veteran benefits, and enjoy breakfast with other fellow

Veterans and their spouses. That’s a free Veterans breakfast

August 19th serving begins at 8:30 am.