City Launches Survey Regarding 50-Man Statue

February 15, 2018 | Latest News
BRANSON, Mo. - The City of Branson is asking for the public's input before deciding what to do with a 50-man, World War 2-themed soldier statue that's currently in storage. The city has negotiated a monthly storage contract with Hollister Properties, L.P., and on Wednesday launched a community survey ... ...read more Source:: Google – Branson News
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Music Matters: Local music for Feb. 15-22 includes Dropping Daisies and The Flannez, Reuther ...

February 15, 2018 | Latest News
The dinner is held to raise funds for the music program's spring field trip to Branson, Mo. In Branson, the students get the opportunity to work on a professional stage in a fast-paced environment. The hope of the dinner is to raise enough money to make the trip affordable for each of the students. ...read more Source:: Google – Branson News
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Branson Senior Couple Rediscovers Love

February 14, 2018 | Latest News
BRANSON, Mo. -- You hear a lot about being young and in love. But what about when love finds you and you're not so young? On this Valentine's Day, the story of a couple who share a love that has truly stood the test of time. 83-year old Don Peterson and 80-year old MaryAnn Raemisch shared their ... ...read more Source:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.ozarksfirst.com/news/branson-senior-couple-rediscovers-
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Congressman Billy Long presents Purple Heart to Missourian injured in World War I

February 13, 2018 | Latest News
BRANSON, Mo. -- A World War I veteran from Missouri received his Purple Heart for his heroism years after his death. Congressman Billy Long presented his Clyde Atkins son John the Purple Heart this week in Branson. Atkins grew up in Marceline, Mo. The honor happened 100 years later. "I had the ... ...read more Source:: Google – Branson News
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Locker Network Completes 4th Installation At A Herschend Property

February 13, 2018 | Latest News
DALLAS, TX -- The Locker Network reports that it has completed installation of its advanced electronic locker system at Adventure Aquarium (Camden, NJ). This is the fourth Herschend Family Entertainment property to be equipped with a state-of-the-art guest security amenity by Locker Network, which is ... ...read more Source:: Google – Branson News
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Robert Marshall Blunt

February 13, 2018 | Latest News
He is survived by his devoted wife, Deborah Blunt of Harker Heights; two daughters, Heather Johnson and husband Michael Johnson of Nashville, Tenn., and Emilie Blunt and fiance Clay Rayburn of College Station; son, Colton Boke of Branson, Mo.; brother Michael Blunt of San Diego; aunt Kathy ... ...read more Source:: Google – Branson News
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Branson High loses five students in one school year

February 12, 2018 | Latest News
BRANSON, Mo. It has been a tough school year in Branson to say the least. The district has had three fatal car crashes to deal with. Five students were killed in those crashes, and one has moderate injuries. Three of the students who died were supposed to be graduating seniors this school year. ...read more Source:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.ky3.com/content/news/Branson-High-loses-five-students-in-on
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The word was too insensitive for Branson; now it's the name of KC Zoo's baby giraffe

February 12, 2018 | Latest News
Coincidentally, entertainer Dolly Parton last month dropped the name “Dixie” from her “Dixie Stampede” dinner show in Branson, Mo., out of cultural sensitivity. “We also recognize that attitudes change and feel that by streamlining the names of our shows, it will remove any confusion or concerns about ... ...read more Source:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article19969
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Retiring after 33 years, Tufte praised for his role in Eau Claire amenities such as riverfront trails

February 11, 2018 | Latest News
Tufte plans to spend the first year of his retirement traveling, with trips planned to Branson, Mo., Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and out West. No replacement has yet been chosen for Tufte, though the interview process is set to begin soon. “He's an ... ...read more Source:: Google – Branson News
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Springfield-Branson Airport Warns of Possible Delays Due to Icy Runways

February 11, 2018 | Latest News
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The Springfield-Branson National Airport announced flights today will be unlikely due to poor runway conditions. According to the press release, runways are not closed, but most pilots would not choose to use them due to the ice still covering the runways. The airport may not see a ... ...read more Source:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.ozarksfirst.com/news/springfield-branson-airport
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