HS Recap: Branson Picks-up Shutout Baseball Win, Soccer Drops First

March 29, 2017 | Latest News
by: Scott McCaulley Among the High School Highlights from Tuesday, the Branson Baseball Pirates roll to a 9-0 win over Springfield Parkview at Pirate Park. After issuing four walks in the first two innings, Branson Pitcher Logan Porter settled down as he and Bryce Burtless combined to strike out eight and hold the Vikings to one hit. Matt Johnston led the Pirate offense with 3 RBI. Meanwhile, the Branson Lady Pirates Soccer team not only gave up
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Free Concert, Auction to Kick Off Benefit The Badge Tourney

March 28, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church BRANSON, Mo. – The final countdown is on for the inaugural Benefit The Badge tournament series kicking off this Friday, March 31st, in Branson. In partnership with the Fogle Family Foundation, the Branson Police Department and the National Law Enforcement Week Committee have come together to a host weekend full of family friendly athletic events, to raise money for the men and women who put their lives on the line to prot
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Table Rock Lake Shoreline Cleanup is Saturday

March 28, 2017 | Latest News
by Sam Clanton KIMBERLING CITY, Mo. – Ozarks Water Watch is gearing up for the 17th annual Table Rock Lake Shoreline Cleanup event this Saturday, April 1st. Senior Projects Director Gopala Borchelt says since its inception, cleanup volunteers have removed more than 255 tons of trash, including over 34-hundred tires, from the nearly 800 miles of Table Rock Lake shoreline… http://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/142/
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Branson Ward 3 Candidates Appear on AYS

March 28, 2017 | Latest News
by Sam Clanton BRANSON, Mo. – Both candidates vying for the open Branson Ward 3 Alderman seat in next Tuesday's election appear on KRZK's At Your Service program with Scott McCaulley. While Kevin McConnell and Jeff Topper agree in principle on several issues, including fiscal responsibility and supporting job growth and a year-around economy, the ballot opponents differ on the role elected officials should or should not play in the develop
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Jordan Woman Sentenced in Theft Cases

March 28, 2017 | Latest News
by Shannon Cay MOUNTAIN HOME, Ark. – A woman from Jordan, Arkansas is sentenced to two years in jail in connection to her part in two local thefts. Recently released court documents show 31-year-old Jessica Clark will serve two years behind bars and four years on a suspended sentence. She pleaded guilty to the accusation she helped to steal a lawnmower from a home off of Hopewell Road in April of last year. While authorities had already ar
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Sex Offender Notification for Harmon, AR

March 28, 2017 | Latest News
by Shannon Cay HARRISON, Ark. – The Boone County Sheriff's Office is notifying the public of a sex offender moving to Harmon. Authorities say Sean Stewart, a level-three sex offender, has moved to a residence on Joe Holt Road. Stewart was convicted of sexual assault in the second degree in 2004. Sheriff Mike Moore says this notification is in compliance with Arkansas statutes. ...read more Source:: HomeTown News Feed
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March Madness: Checkers Tournament in Branson

March 28, 2017 | Latest News
3/28/2017 - BRANSON, Mo. - Some of the world's best checkers players are in Branson to compete for bragging rights and a piece of a $20,000 prize ... ...read more Source:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.ozarksfirst.com/news/march-madness-checker-tournament-in-branson/682062374&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjdiZjkwOTg4ODJlYTI1YTE6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNEHmQrcPnT2gASXF0loHsdf0WKYnQ target="_blank" t
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Robert Eugene Boyd

March 28, 2017 | Latest News
Robert Eugene Boyd, age 74, of Purdy, Missouri, passed away Friday, March 24, 2017 at Cox Medical Center South in Springfield, Missouri. He was born March 10, 1943 in Butterfield, Missouri, the son of Selah and Faye (Woods) Boyd. On April 9, 1962 in Monett, Missouri he was united in marriage to Patricia “Patsy” Terry, who survives. Also surviving are one son, Danny Boyd and his wife Frances of Purdy, Missouri; two daughters, Tammy Robinson
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Lewis A. Miner

March 28, 2017 | Latest News
Lewis A. Miner, 60, of Cassville, passed away March 27, 2017 in his home. He was born January 5, 1957 in Rockford, IL. At a very early age he was adopted into the home of William and Clara E. (Charles) Miner in Charleston, IL. Lewis is survived by his four children, Anthony and his wife Margo of Nashville, Tennessee, Andrew and his wife Marie, currently of Cassville, Kari Miner and Kaleh Miner, both of Oklahoma City, OK. Also surviving are his
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Multiple Agencies Respond to MH House Fire

March 28, 2017 | Latest News
by Shannon Cay MOUNTAIN HOME, Ark. – A house near Mountain Home sustains significant fire, water, and smoke damage this (Tuesday) morning. The Mountain Home Fire Department responded to a home at 21-27 County Road 11 at 4:51 a.m. Upon arrival, firefighters say they found one of the bedrooms fully engulfed in flames. Authorities say the fire was brought under control before it spread to the attic of the home. The Midway and Clarkridge fire
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