Dollar General Now Open in Cape Fair

June 10, 2017 | Latest News
Press Release CAPE FAIR, Mo. – Dollar General's newest store at 8001 W State Hwy 76 in Cape Fair is now open! In its new location, Dollar General will offer area residents a convenient new place to shop for everyday essentials at low prices. Dollar General will celebrate the store's official grand opening on Saturday, June 17 at 8 a.m. with free prizes and special deals. Additionally, the first 50 adult shoppers at the store will receive
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Garden Tour in Kimberling City June 24

June 10, 2017 | Latest News
Press Release GALENA, Mo. – Master Gardeners of the Ozarks – a University of Missouri Extension program – will host a self-guided tour of community gardens from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, June 24 in the Branson West and Kimberling City, Mo area. The Hills & Hollers Garden Tour features six gardens and examples of a community garden, children's garden, gardening in and on rock, and permaculture. Register online before June 17 at ht
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Immunization Opportunity for Reeds Spring Students

June 10, 2017 | Latest News
Press Release REEDS SPRING, Mo. – The Stone County Health Department will provide an opportunity for Reeds Spring students to receive the required immunizations for school attendance. The department's Mobile Medical Unit will be in front of Reeds Spring High School on Thursday, June 15 from 5-7:30 p.m. Students can also receive free physicals that night. Missouri requires all students entering eighth grade to receive the Tdap and MCV (men
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Johnny Morris & Bass Pro Donate 40,000 Rods & Reels

June 10, 2017 | Latest News
Press Release SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Noted conservationist and Bass Pro Shops founder Johnny Morris is challenging families everywhere to get off the couch and head outdoors to discover the fun of fishing this summer. Bass Pro Shops is donating 40,000 rods and reels to nonprofit organizations that help kids from all backgrounds connect to the outdoors. The effort is part of Gone Fishing, a nationwide movement that aims to introduce the sport t
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Fatal Motorcycle Crash in Madison County AR

June 10, 2017 | Latest News
by Sam Clanton HUNTSVILLE, Ark. – A Fayetteville, Arkansas man is killed in a motorcycle crash on State Highway 45 south of the intersection of Highway 12 in Madison County. Arkansas State Police say 34-year-old Myles McCullough was southbound at 3:23 p.m. Friday, when he lost control of his motorcycle while negotiating a right-hand curve, laid the bike over on its right side and collided with an oncoming vehicle in the northbound lane. Mc
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Battlefield Man Hurt in Jet Ski Collision on TRL

June 10, 2017 | Latest News
by Sam Clanton BAXTER, Mo. – A man from Battlefield is injured in a jet ski accident on Table Rock Lake in Stone County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol Water Division says 32-year-old Joshua Saffeels was operating a personal watercraft near Point 19 at 7 p.m. Friday, when he stopped and the vessel was struck in the side by another jet ski, being operated by 30-year-old Whitney Murray, also of Battlefield. Saffeels was ejected after the
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Branson special education teaching assistant sent to prison

June 10, 2017 | Latest News
BRANSON, Mo. — A former Branson teaching assistant who primarily worked with young students, many with special needs, has been sentenced to ... ...read more Source:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.columbiatribune.com/news/20170610/branson-special-education-teaching-assistant-sent-to-prison&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjdiZjkwOTg4ODJlYTI1YTE6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNFnr23Vrw5EqpwwEyleNDfysSBMaw target="
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Branson special education teaching assistant sent to prison

June 10, 2017 | Latest News
BRANSON, Mo. (AP) - A former Branson teaching assistant who primarily worked with young students, many with special needs, has been sentenced ... ...read more Source:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2017/jun/10/branson-special-education-teaching-assistant-sent-/&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjdiZjkwOTg4ODJlYTI1YTE6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNHxhIG08JkOeg-wrHHmEGo1VZhDiw target="_blan
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Gift Matching Program Benefits Taney County Kids

June 9, 2017 | Latest News
Press Release BRANSON, Mo. – Nearly 5,000 Taney County kids are food insecure during the summer, and Christian Action Ministries — The Food Pantries of Taney County — has set out to make sure no Taney County kiddo goes without. CenturyLink has graciously offered to match dollars (up to 75%) raised during June 5-June 16. All donations must be made online at www.centurylink.com/fooddrive. Donors will be able to visit the site, choose
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C of O Partners with Honor Flight for Trip to D.C.

June 9, 2017 | Latest News
College of the Ozarks pairs with Honor Flight of the Ozarks to send 12 students and 88 Veterans to Washington, D.C., on May 16. (Photo provided by Honor Flight of the Ozarks.) Press Release POINT LOOKOUT, Mo. — College of the Ozarks paired with Honor Flight of the Ozarks to send 12 students and 88 Veterans to Washington, D.C., on May 16. The group visited the WWII Memorial, Korean Memorial, and Arlington National Cemetery. The trip recogniz
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