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Stone County, Missouri

108 4th St
Galena, MO 65656
Phone: (417) 357-6127
Fax: (417) 357-6861
www.stoneco-mo.us

On the southwestern border of MO, south of Springfield; organized Feb 10, 1851 from Taney County. Name Origin: For either William Stone, a prominent judge, or John W. Stone, an early settler

Area (sq mi):: 510.91 (land 463.22; water 47.68) Population per square mile: 66.80
Population 2005: 30,931 State rank: 36 Population change: 2000-20005 7.90%; 1990-2000 50.20% Population 2000: 28,658 (White 97.00%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 1.00%; Asian 0.20%; Other 2.10%). Foreign born: 1.10%. Median age: 44.10
Income 2000: per capita $18,036; median household $32,637; Population below poverty level: 12.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,104-$24,503
Unemployment (2004): 8.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.50% Median travel time to work: 30.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 54.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Stone County, Arkansas

107 W Main St Suite C
Mountain View, AR 72560
Phone: (870) 269-3351
Fax: (870) 269-3176

In north-central AR; organized Apr 21, 1873 from Izard and Independence counties. Name Origin: For natural stone formations in the area

Area (sq mi):: 609.43 (land 606.59; water 2.84) Population per square mile: 19.30
Population 2005: 11,716 State rank: 60 Population change: 2000-20005 1.90%; 1990-2000 17.60% Population 2000: 11,499 (White 96.50%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 1.10%; Asian 0.10%; Other 2.50%). Foreign born: 0.80%. Median age: 43.10
Income 2000: per capita $14,134; median household $22,209; Population below poverty level: 18.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $17,139-$18,597
Unemployment (2004): 7.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.50% Median travel time to work: 26.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 24.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Stone County, Mississippi

PO Drawer 7
Wiggins, MS 39577
Phone: (601) 928-5266
Fax: (601) 928-6464
www.stonecounty.com

In southeastern MS, north of Gulfport; organized Apr 3, 1916 from Harrison County. Name Origin: For Col. John Marshall Stone (1830-1900), acting governor (1876-82) and governor (1890-96)

Area (sq mi):: 448.07 (land 445.37; water 2.71) Population per square mile: 33.40
Population 2005: 14,862 State rank: 58 Population change: 2000-20005 9.10%; 1990-2000 26.70% Population 2000: 13,622 (White 78.70%; Black or African American 19.20%; Hispanic or Latino 1.20%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.20%). Foreign born: 1.00%. Median age: 33.60
Income 2000: per capita $14,693; median household $30,495; Population below poverty level: 17.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,474-$22,053
Unemployment (2004): 5.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.10% Median travel time to work: 33.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 42.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Barnes has been an untiring champion of the bank both in Stone County and Jefferson County," said the resolution.
It joins two other WFP ranges - the Turcotte Shooting Facility at Canton at 506 Highway 435, and McHenry Shooting facility in near Perkinston in Stone County on 1060 E.
Gary Halversen, a 79-year-old retired physician, and his wife Ann sued Branson's Nantucket LLC in Stone County Circuit Court in 2015, alleging both fraudulent misrepresentation and violations of the Missouri Merchandising Purchasing Act.
Among the departments that have served during this crucial time are the Stone County Sheriffs Department, Taney County Sheriffs Department, Christian County Sheriffs Department, Branson Police Department, Branson Fire Department, Southern Stone County Fire Department, Western Taney County Fire Department, Taney County Ambulance District, and Mercy Ambulance Service.
Stone County Sheriff Doug Rader said an off-duty deputy working as security for the boat company helped rescue people after the boat turned over.
Stone County Sheriff Doug Rader said that the boat was at the bottom of the lake and is likely to be recovered by Monday.
Eric Nielsen, a spokesman with the Southern Stone County Fire Protection District said, "We can confirm there are fatalities." 
Some of the dead passengers were children, Stone County sheriff Doug Rader told reporters late on Thursday night.
Eight people are confirmed dead after a duck boat carrying about 31 passengers capsized Thursday on Table Rock Lake near Branson, Missouri, Stone County Sheriff Doug Rader told reporters Thursday night.
Stone County Sheriff Doug Rader said five people remain missing and seven others were taken to hospital after a Ride the Ducks boat sank on Table Rock Lake in Branson.
Stone County Regional Correctional Facility Wiggins, Mississippi
Stone County has extremely poor soils and the primary land use is mismanaged oaks and hickories and fescue pasture.