Judge Rules Riggs Death as Justified

March 22, 2017 | Latest News
by Shannon Cay BULL SHOALS, Ark. – The shooting death of a man from Mountain Home by Marion County Deputies is ruled as justified in court this week. Recently released details of the incident say two deputies were alerted that 33-year-old Kyle Riggs had beaten up a man at a home in Bull Shoals on February 19th. It says when authorities arrived on the scene, they attempted to verbally sway him to leave the house and surrender to police, how
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Thornfield Woman Charged with Tampering, Arson

March 22, 2017 | Latest News
Courtney Jean Smith (DCSO booking photo) by Sam Clanton AVA, Mo. – A woman from Thornfield is facing several charges for allegedly stealing two vehicles, setting one on fire, and using a stolen credit card to make a purchase. Douglas County Sheriff Chris Degase reports the arrest of 25-year-old Courtney Jean Smith, who is charged with first-degree arson, fraudulent use of a credit device, trespassing and two counts of tampering with a motor
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Branson Ballpark to Host Baseball Camp for Children Missing Limbs

March 22, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church BRANSON, Mo. – Branson's Ballparks of America announces the first-ever Wounded Warrior Amputee Alumni Kids Camp is to be held at the new youth baseball super-plex in Branson this fall. From September 28th to October 1st, 20 children, who have lost or been born without a limb and have participated in previous WWAST Kids Camps, will be presented with the unique opportunity to participate at no cost in the week-long reunion
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Carroll County Lieutenant Recognized by Feds

March 22, 2017 | Latest News
by Shannon Cay BERRYVILLE, Ark. – A Carroll County Lieutenant is recognized by the Federal Bureau of Investigation for his devotion to keeping meth off of the streets. Lieutenant JJ Reddick was given a certificate after is involvement with a joint law enforcement endeavor known as “Operation Iced Ozarks”. According to the U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Arkansas, that operation involved at least a year of investigation into t
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Mercy Mall Announces 17K Served

March 22, 2017 | Latest News
by Shannon Cay HARRISON, Ark. – Mercy Mall officials announce this week they served just over 17-thousand people in 2016. This is an increase from years past, according to the director of the program Julie Barnes. She says that is because she is seeing more seniors needed food assistance than ever before: http://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/142/2017/03/22164115/Julie-Barnes-N107.mp3 Mercy Mall is a not-for-profi
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Listening For Leaks To Reduce Water Loss

March 22, 2017 | Latest News
3/22/2017 - BRANSON, Mo. – Branson it taking a proactive approach to a problem currently costing the city tens of thousands of dollars each year. ...read more Source:: Google – Branson News
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Searcy County Man Dies in Wreck  

March 22, 2017 | Latest News
by Shannon Cay ST.JOE, Ark. – A Searcy County, Arkansas man is dead following a crash on Monday night. Sheriff Joey Pruitt says 54-year-old Curtis Butler from Witt Springs was driving on Tomahawk Road outside of St. Joe. Pruitt says a passerby called his office at 10:30 p.m. to report an SUV had wrecked off the side of the road and was turned over on its side. According to the report, investigators believe Butler ran off of the roadway, hi
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Gainesville Man Overturns SUV in Douglas Co.

March 22, 2017 | Latest News
by Sam Clanton AVA, Mo. – A man from Gainesville escapes with minor injuries in a single-vehicle rollover crash on State Highway 5 four miles north of Ava. State troopers say 64-year-old Timothy Reiners was southbound at 10 o'clock this (Wednesday) morning, when his SUV ran off the roadway, struck a rock embankment and overturned. Reiners was transported by ambulance to Mercy Hospital in Springfield. ...read more Source:: HomeTown News Fe
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Sandra Lugene Weston

March 22, 2017 | Latest News
Sandra Lugene Weston, age 60, of Hollister, Missouri, passed away Friday, March 17, 2017. Sandy was born July 27, 1956, in Metairie, Louisiana, the daughter of Joe and Betty Geraci. She was joined in marriage to Frank Weston September 6, 1991. Arrangements and cremation are under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks. A loyal and faithful wife, mother and strong Christian lady, Sandra lived a life of love for God and others. She loved her gra
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Lonnie Dale Vogt

March 22, 2017 | Latest News
Lonnie Dale Vogt, age 62, of Shell Knob, Missouri, passed away Sunday, March 12, 2017. He was born August 30, 1954, in Ft. Riley, Kansas, the son of Dale and Lois Vogt. Services and cremation are under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks. Lonnie proudly served our country in the U.S. Air Force and was a Vietnam Veteran. A true entrepreneur and hard worker, Lonnie was a resourceful jack-of-all-trades. With an interest and skill in architectu
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