Incoming NWS Damage Reports (Friday Night)

May 19, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church MISSOURI – Damage reports from the National Weather Service in Springfield are already beginning to come through as the latest wave of strong storms make their way across the area. Early reports are coming in of a possible tornado touchdown on the north side of Neosho in Newton County. Damage is in the form of down powerlines, trees and tree branches as well as some structural damage to area buildings. Quarter to half dolla
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Larry Eugene Ash

May 19, 2017 | Latest News
Larry Eugene Ash, age 75, of Cassville, Missouri, passed away Thursday, May 18, 2017 at his home. He was born April 17, 1942 in Barry County, Missouri, the son of Hershel and Edith (Hoenshell) Ash. On October 9, 1981 he was united in marriage to Darlene Buchanan, who survives. Also surviving are one son, Landon Saunders of Purdy, Missouri; two daughters, Laurie Speakman and her husband Todd and Kristy Paul and her husband Shane all of Butterfie
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Harrison Repeats as 5A Soccer Champions

May 19, 2017 | Latest News
The Harrison Lady Goblins have made it two in a row and their sixth time in program history as they once again claim the 5A Title with a 3-1 victory against Maumelle in Fayetteville Friday. According to Harrison High School Twitter Posts, all the scoring took place in the first half with the second half highlighted by a lighting delay. This also makes it two out of the last three years for State Championships for the Lady Goblins with the other t
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Cassville Man Hurt in Friday Morning Accident

May 19, 2017 | Latest News
by Sam Clanton CASSVILLE, Mo. – A man from Cassville is injured in a single-vehicle crash on Barry County Farm Road 21-80 one mile east of his hometown. State troopers say 22-year-old Andrew Adkins was eastbound at 4:40 this (Friday) morning, when his pickup struck a fallen tree in the roadway. Adkins was transported by ambulance to Mercy Hospital in Cassville for treatment of moderate injuries. ...read more Source:: HomeTown News Feed
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Branson Woman Injured in Boating Accident

May 19, 2017 | Latest News
by Sam Clanton CAPE FAIR, Mo. – A woman from Branson is hurt in a boating accident on Table Rock Lake in Stone County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol Water Division says 24-year-old Robert Walsh of Branson was operating a runabout on the James River Arm near the Highway 76 bridge at 7 p.m. Thursday, when the vessel struck a log and an occupant, 22-year-old Shelby Dempsay, fell to the bottom and received a laceration to her neck. Dempsay
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Uber Services Now Available for First Time in Branson

May 19, 2017 | Latest News
Branson/Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Jeff Seifried and Mayor of Branson Karen Best Announcing Uber Arrival in Branson. by Tim Church BRANSON, Mo. – The Branson/Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce and the City of Branson formally announce Uber services are now available in Branson. Chamber President and CEO Jeff Seifried explains how the effort to bring Uber to Branson became a reality: http://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net
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Kenneth E. Gullickson

May 19, 2017 | Latest News
Kenneth E. Gullickson, Branson West, MO, son of Kenneth and Alice (Krall) Gullickson, was born December 11, 1938 in Pipestone, MN and departed this life on May 17, 2017 at the age of 78. Kenneth had been a resident of the area the past sixteen years moving here from St. Louis, MO. He was a member of Our Lady of the Cove Catholic Church of Kimberling City, MO and the American Legion. He had worked in sales for NCR Corp. Ken enjoyed fishing, phe
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UPDATE: NWS Reports Five Thursday Morning Tornado Touchdowns

May 19, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Survey teams with the National Weather Service in Springfield confirm four tornado touch downs during the early Thursday morning storm system. . Meteorologist Mike Griffin breaks down the survey teams report for two of the tornados, which touched down in Taney County: http://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/142/2017/05/19110746/Mike-Griffin-N347.mp3 Griffin shares the survey teams
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Ernie Floyd Shrum

May 19, 2017 | Latest News
Ernie Floyd Shrum, 77 of Forsyth, was born on May 16, 1940 in Cedar Creek, Missouri. He was the son of Dallas & Bertha (Morrison) Shrum. Ernie grew up and spent his lifetime in this area. He worked at the cheese plant that was located in Branson many years ago and later for a sawmill in Bradleyville. Ernie was a member of Chadwick Pentecostal Church. In his spare-time he liked to garden and take walks. Ernie passed away on Tuesday, May 16
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Sunny Skies Are Temporary, New Storm Brewing to the West

May 19, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Sunny skies across the area will not be staying very long, according to Meteorologist Megan Terry with the National Weather Service in Springfield. Terry explains the radar show a brief gap between this morning's storms and a new storm system heading in this direction: http://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/142/2017/05/19084031/Megan-Terry-N346.mp3 Terry shares this system could br
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