Rocky Coy Mills

June 1, 2017 | Latest News
Pastor Rocky Coy Mills, 60, went to be with the Lord on May 30, 2017. United in marriage to Donna K. Wierman on Valentine's Day 1976, they prayed for 4 children (2 boys and 2 girls). Their prayers were answered over the next 11 years with the arrival of Rocky Nathaniel, Jonathan Wilbur, Mary Elizabeth, and Sarah Kaye. The Mills brood grew to include 10 grandchildren. Rocky was happiest when surrounded by this lively bunch that called him Pa-p
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JoAnn Mason

June 1, 2017 | Latest News
JoAnn Mason, Kimberling City, MO, daughter of Thomas and Mary Alice (Hopkins) Thompson, was born April 20, 1934 in Cabot, AR and departed this life on May 26, 2017 at the age of 83. JoAnn had lived in the area for eight years, moving here from Hemet, CA. During her working career she was a loan underwriter for banks. She was a member of the Ozark Mountain Assembly of God Church in Kimberling City, MO. JoAnn was preceded in death by her husband;
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Fire damages Shoji Tabuchi's theater in Branson

June 1, 2017 | Latest News
BRANSON, Mo. (AP) — Branson officials say Shoji Tabuchi's theater will be closed for a few days after it was damaged by a fire. Branson Fire Chief ... ...read more Source:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.lmtonline.com/news/article/Fire-damages-Shoji-Tabuchi-s-theater-in-Branson-11187774.php&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjdiZjkwOTg4ODJlYTI1YTE6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNHfcPhUuuQo9PQLuvUvw7ynmHwLpA target="
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Fire Damages Shoji Tabuchi's Theater in Branson

June 1, 2017 | Latest News
Branson officials say Shoji Tabuchi's theater will be closed for a few days after it was damaged by a fire. | June 1, 2017, at 7:44 a.m. ... BRANSON, Mo. ...read more Source:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.usnews.com/news/best-states/missouri/articles/2017-06-01/fire-damages-shoji-tabuchis-theater-in-branson&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjdiZjkwOTg4ODJlYTI1YTE6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNEzDthLDQ07OOzaeKzmno1jnO
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Richardson Returns to Alma Mater to Coach Baseball Program

June 1, 2017 | Latest News
by: Perry Phillips (Story Courtesy of perryphillipssports.com) The new baseball coach at Forsyth is a familiar name and is a familiar face. Byron Richardson has been named the new head coach of the Panthers. Richardson was an all-stater on the diamond playing for his dad, Hall-of-Fame Coach Neale Richardson. He is a 2009 Forsyth Graduate and played his college ball at College of the Ozarks. After beginning his coaching career in Gainsville, he
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County Approves Purchases, Rejects Const. Bids

May 31, 2017 | Latest News
by Sam Clanton FORSYTH, Mo. – Taney County Commissioners approve the purchase of a backhoe main boom and a commercial dryer, but decide to rebid a project to construct a new transfer station and maintenance building. County Purchasing Director Ron Erickson says the backhoe repair is needed immediately and qualifies as an emergency procurement: http://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/142/2017/05/30190020/Ron-Erickson
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Resurfacing to Begin on Hwys. 248, Bus. 65 and 76

May 31, 2017 | Latest News
by Sam Clanton BRANSON, Mo. – Taney County drivers can expect nighttime lane closings and crews and equipment close to traffic on sections of Highway 248, Business 65 and Highway 76 beginning next week. Contractor crews will be resurfacing the state routes with new asphalt driving surfaces. During the project, crews will be on the road during nighttime hours from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. Sunday through Thursday. Work begins Monday, June 5th on a t
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Ice Cream Truck Hosting Blood Drive Friday

May 31, 2017 | Latest News
by Shannon Cay FORSYTH, Mo. – A local ice cream truck is helping out by hosting a blood drive in Forsyth on Friday. Cara Blevins, owner of the R.E.M. Ice Cream Truck, says she has been a blood donor with Ozark Community Blood Center since one of her friend's children had to undergo more than 20 blood transfusions: http://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/142/2017/05/31163221/Cara-Blevins-N384.mp3 Blevins says that is
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Harrison Sends Letter to Dump Inland

May 31, 2017 | Latest News
by Shannon Cay HARRISON, Ark. – The City of Harrison sends a termination letter to Inland Waste Solutions on Wednesday. At the most recent council meeting, members unanimously voted to end the contract with the company. People in Harrison have been complaining about their trash service at multiple council meetings dating back to November 2015. According to Harrison Mayor Dan Sherrell, the city has given Inland Waste Solutions multiple verb
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Natural Gas Rates Increase for MGE Customers

May 31, 2017 | Latest News
by Sam Clanton BRANSON WEST, Mo. – Customers of Missouri Gas Energy will see a small increase in their monthly natural gas bills, effective today (June 1). The Missouri Public Service Commission has approved a filing that allows the company to charge 8-cents more per hundred cubic feet of natural gas, increasing the residential rate from 49-cents to approximately 57-cents per unit. The rate change reflects an increase in the cost of natura
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