Erma Katherine Crowe

September 25, 2017 | Latest News
Erma Katherine Crowe, age 88, of Purdy, Missouri, went to be with her Lord on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at Freeman Hospital in Joplin, Missouri. She was born October 26, 1928 in Belleville, Illinois the daughter of Addison and Erma (Smith) Storms. On December 26, 1946 she was united in marriage to Oscar Lowell Ridenour and to this union two children were born. Oscar preceded her in death on September 1, 1971. On May 22, 1974 she married Wi
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Ashley Kay Bickel

September 25, 2017 | Latest News
Ashley Kay Bickel, age 31, of Shell Knob, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at Eagle Rock, Missouri. She was born October 2, 1985 in Westminster, California the daughter of Kandy Bickel. Preceding her in death was her grandfather. Surviving are her mother, Kandy Bickel and her partner Beth Conradi of Shell Knob; one brother, Scott Tweedy of Riverside, California; grandmother, Bonnie Jones of Shell Knob; aunts, Melinda Johnson o
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Arvilla Mae Edwards

September 25, 2017 | Latest News
Arvilla Mae Edwards passed away quietly May 21, 2017. She was born Sept 5, 1929, to Chester F. and Ona Mae Stever of Cassville, Missouri. She was preceded in death by both parents and her brother, Ermal (Nellie) Stever and sister, Eunava (Lloyd) Dilbeck. She is survived by her daughter Jeanette (Wayne) Popp of Wichita, Kansas, son Dr. Chris (Dr. Kathy) Perryman of Leawood, Kansas, and daughter Roann Burge of Albany, Oregon. She leaves behind 7
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Lester “Les” Pettigrew

September 25, 2017 | Latest News
Lester “Les” Pettigrew, age 58, of Berryville, Arkansas, passed away Saturday, September 16, 2017, in Osage, Arkansas. He was born December 13, 1958, in Lincoln, Nebraska, the son of Delmar and Peggy Pettigrew. Arrangements and cremation are under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks. Les was a horse trainer by trade. He enjoyed golfing and working with animals. Les will be missed by all who knew him. He was preceded in death by his fat
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Rosetta Faye Ash

September 25, 2017 | Latest News
Rosetta Faye Ash, age 78, of Berryville, Arkansas passed away Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at Mercy Hospital in Berryville. She was born March 8, 1939 in Gentry, Missouri the daughter of Floyd William and Edna Mae (Frampton) Force, who preceded her in death. Also preceding her in death were two sisters. Surviving are one son, Robert Johnson of Holiday Island, Arkansas; one daughter, Cosetta Cox and her husband Michael of Jasper, Missouri; one bro
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Republic Man Charged DWI Following Greene County Crash

September 25, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church BOIS D'ARC, Mo. – A man from Republic is arrested for driving while intoxicated following a single vehicle crash early Sunday morning, three miles south of Bois D'Arc in Greene County. The Missouri Highway Patrol reports 24-year-old Rostik Chapman was traveling southbound on Route T at 1:30 a.m., when he ran his vehicle off of the roadway and struck a tree. Chapman is being charged with Misdemeanor DWI and Failure to Regi
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This day in history — Sept. 25

September 25, 2017 | Latest News
Five years ago: Singer and TV host Andy Williams died at his Branson, Mo., home. He was 84. One year ago: Jose Fernandez, 24, ace right-hander for ... ...read more Source:: Google – Branson News
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Kirbyville Man Committed to Dept. of Mental Health

September 24, 2017 | Latest News
Vernon G. Christian (TCSO booking photo) by Sam Clanton FORSYTH, Mo. – A Kirbyville man convicted of felony forgery is committed to the Missouri Department of Mental Health because of incompetency to proceed. Taney County Circuit Judge Tony Williams signed the order Thursday following a mental evaluation and hearing for 79-year-old Vernon Christian. Williams called for the evaluation in April, when Christian appeared for sentencing and acco
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Ballparks of America Prepares for Alumni Kids Camp

September 24, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church BRANSON, Mo. – Ballparks of America in Branson is partnering with the Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team to reunite former camp attendee's with players. CEO Hamilton Chang says Ballparks is honored to host the inaugural Kids Camp Alumni event from September 28th to October 1st: http://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/142/2017/09/20133816/Hamilton-Chang-N796.mp3 Hamilton adds all lodging, meals, sof
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Hollister Homecoming Parade, Bonfire Set for Wednesday

September 24, 2017 | Latest News
by Sam Clanton HOLLISTER, Mo. – Hollister aldermen approve a special event permit for Hollister High School to conduct its football homecoming parade and bonfire in the downtown area this coming Wednesday evening, September 27th. High School Assistant Principal Scott Wenger says the parade will begin at 7 p.m. from the staging area next to the Mule Barn on Downing Street, proceeding north on Downing Street, turning right on Business 65, le
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