Lighting Strike Causes Fire in Wyndham at the Meadows Unit

March 27, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church BRANSON, Mo. – The Branson Fire-Rescue Department responds to a commercial structure fire early this (Monday) morning, at Wyndham Branson at the Meadows on Highway 165. Fire Chief Ted Martin reports the call came in at 12:45 a.m.: http://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/142/2017/03/27063648/Ted-Martin-N114.mp3 Martin says the fire was contained in around 20 to 30 minutes time and was contained to th
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Lightning Strike Damages Condos in Branson, Residents Evacuated

March 27, 2017 | Latest News
BRANSON, Mo. -- About 20 people were shaken out of bed early Monday morning, after lightning hit a time-share condominium in Branson. Branson ... ...read more Source:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.ozarksfirst.com/news/lightning-strike-damages-condos-in-branson-residents-evacuated/681207585&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjdiZjkwOTg4ODJlYTI1YTE6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNEzrZXpOLhGU9VJ1aSW93ztXWEDXA target="
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Hollister Chamber Receives Legends of Golf Tour Update

March 26, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church HOLLISTER, Mo. – Final preparations are being made for the 4th Annual Bass Pro Shops Big Cedar Lodge Legends of Golf Tournament as members of the Hollister Area Chamber of Commerce learned during the March chamber luncheon. The chamber welcomed luncheon sponsors Earls Family Broadcasting and featured speaker Legends Tournament Director Kirk Elmquist to share with area industry leaders the power and impact of this annual
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Lilley’s Landing to Host Fishing Tournament to Benefit CAM

March 26, 2017 | Latest News
Anglers wait for a bite during last year's CAM Benefit Fishing Tournament at Lilley's Landing. by Tim Church BRANSON, Mo. – Lilley's Landing Resort and Marina is hosting a benefit fishing tournament for Christian Action Ministers on Saturday, April 8th. The tournament runs from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and is 25-dollars a person to enter. The top three finishers will receive prizes and all proceeds from entries will go to CAM, according to Lill
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Dinner and Auction to Benefit Cancer Warrior

March 26, 2017 | Latest News
Heather Stewart and Sons by Tim Church SPOKANE, Mo. – Friends and family of Heather Stewart invite the community to join them on Saturday, April 1st, at the Spokane High School for Heather's Journey of Hope Chili Dinner and Live Auction. Event Organizer Della Stewart shares this event is being held to help support Heather Stewart, formally of Galena, who was diagnosed with a rare aggressive cancer: http://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net/wp
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Las Vegas Man Sentenced for Statutory Rape

March 26, 2017 | Latest News
by Sam Clanton FORSYTH, Mo. – A man from Las Vegas, Nevada is sentenced to five years in the Missouri Department of Corrections after pleading guilty to second-degree statutory rape. Thirty-year-old Drew Green entered into a plea agreement with the Taney County Prosecutor's Office. Green was charged with having sexual intercourse with a 15-year-old girl last fall while staying at the girl's mother's home in Branson. Prosecutor Jeff Merrell
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Kirkwood Wraps-Up Undefeated Season, Claims Record Setting Title

March 26, 2017 | Latest News
From National Junior College Athletic Association HARRISON, Ark. – In a highly anticipated showdown, No. 1 Kirkwood (Iowa) defeated No. 2 Johnson County (Kan.) 61-46 to capture the 2017 NJCAA Division II Women's Basketball Championship at Pioneer Pavilion in Harrison, Arkansas. With the win, Kirkwood caps off an undefeated season at 37-0 and takes home its seventh national championship in program history – setting the all-time mark in NJCAA D
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Saturday High School Recap

March 26, 2017 | Latest News
Clever Right Off The Bat Tournament Finals at Forsyth Aurora 5 Springfield Catholic 0 (1st) Forsyth 8 Walnut Grove 4 (3rd) Conway 6 Reeds Spring 4 (5th) Clever 15 Spokane 2 (7th) Other Baseball Hollister 7 Marshfield 2 Hollister 15 Carthage 4 ...read more Source:: HomeTown News Feed
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Texas Hold’em Lessons Available at Community Center

March 25, 2017 | Latest News
Press Release BRANSON, Mo. – The Branson Community Center will be holding lessons on how to play Texas Hold'em. This class if great for those who have no experience or for those who need a refresher. Classes are free to attend and will be held each Thursday evening in April at 6pm at the Branson Community Center. Texas Hold'em meets every Monday for cards at 6pm. Call Traci at the Branson Community Center at (417) 337-8510 for more inform
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Boone Co. Ag Agent Reports Fruit Damage Due to Freeze

March 25, 2017 | Latest News
Press Release HARRISON, Ark. – Ag Agent Mike McClintock has surveyed many farms around Boone County trying to get an idea of freeze damage on fruit in the county. He says the picture is a little bleak for fruit in the area. Average lowest temps around the county was 24 deg. F. McClintock provides the following information: Fruit Damage Survey after March Freeze in Boone County Plums– Total Loss Pears– Total Loss Peaches– 90(+) Loss
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