Brian Teel

June 2, 2017 | Latest News
Brian Teel passed away on May 31, 2017, at ­­­­­Kimberling City, MO. Graveside service will be held at Dickens Cemetery, Taneyville, 3:30 PM on Wed., June 7, 2017. Services have been entrusted to Whelchel Grace Funeral Home. Memorial donations may be made to National Kidney Foundation Attn: Finance Dept. , 30 E. 33rd. St., New York, NY 10016. ...read more Source:: HomeTown News Feed
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Connie June O’Dell Moore

June 2, 2017 | Latest News
Connie June O'Dell Moore passed from this life May 22, 2017 in Branson, MO. She was born September 3, 1940, in Tulsa, OK, to Earl and June O'Dell. Connie graduated from Will Rogers High School in Tulsa. She enjoyed playing the piano and competed in several beauty pageants including Miss Tulsa. She also was a modeling instructor and owned her own modeling studio and worked in advertising. Connie was a kind and loving wife, mother and sister and
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Frederick “Rick” Carl Wohlleben

June 2, 2017 | Latest News
Frederick “Rick” Carl Wohlleben, age 64, of Blue Eye, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2017. He was born September 23, 1952, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, the son of Art and Creda Wohlleben. Rick was joined in marriage December 31, 2015, to his loving wife Tomi. In following with his wishes, Rick donated his body to medical research through the Genesis Legacy of Life program. Rick proudly served his country in the U. S. Navy. He grew up in
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Joe Mendel

June 2, 2017 | Latest News
Joe Mendel, 59, of Ava died Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at his residence. The visitation will be 10:00 AM Saturday, June 3 in the Remnant Church of Jesus Christ Latter Day Saints in Ava. The funeral will be a 11:00 AM in the church with Elder Frank Potter and Reverend Darrell Roberts officiating. Burial will be in the Walnut Grove Cemetery, Ava. Roland Joseph Mendel was born Wednesday, September 18, 1957 in Independence, MO to R.J. and Delphia (Wr
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Orlie L. Kirsch

June 2, 2017 | Latest News
Orlie L. Kirsch age 91 of Branson, Missouri formerly of Independence, Missouri passed away on June 1, 2017 at his home in Branson. Graveside services with full military honors will be held on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 1:00 PM at the Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Springfield, Missouri. Orlie was born on September 14, 1925 in Barrington, Illinois the son of Roscoe and Alice Kirsch and was raised in Wisconsin. He graduated from Ag-High School in
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Miller Woman Killed in Vehicle Crash near Hometown

June 2, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church MILLER, Mo. – A Miller woman is killed in a two vehicle crash Thursday night, three miles south of Miller in Lawrence County. State Troopers report 39-year-old April Brake was traveling westbound on Highway 96 at 7:56 p.m., when her vehicle crossed the center line and struck an eastbound vehicle head-on being driven by 59-year-old Bruce Hargis of Coffeeville, Kansas. Brake was pronounced dead at the scene by Lawrence Coun
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Ozark Woman Killed in Christian County Vehicle Crash

June 2, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church NIXA, Mo. – A woman from Ozark is killed in a two vehicle crash Thursday night, three miles west of Nixa in Christian County. The Missouri Highway Patrol reports 62-year-old Lawrence Donaldson of Ozark was traveling eastbound on Highway 14 at 5:25 p.m., when his vehicle crossed into the westbound lane and struck a vehicle head-on being driven by 30-year-old Lesley Lowery of Billings. A passenger in Donaldson's vehicle, 62
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Search Continues for Woman Lost in Flood Waters

June 1, 2017 | Latest News
Branson Police Chief Stan Dobbins (City of Branson photo) by Sam Clanton BRANSON, Mo. – Branson Police are still hopeful they will recover the body of a woman from Nashville, Arkansas, swept away by flash flood waters Saturday night, May 27th. Police Chief Stan Dobbins says after extensive search efforts in the Fall Creek area, teams are now focusing on Lake Taneycomo, where the body of 31-year-old Whitney McDonald was likely deposited. Dob
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Voters to Decide on Eureka Springs Sales Tax Renewal

June 1, 2017 | Latest News
by Shannon Cay EUREKA SPRINGS, Ark. – Voters in Eureka Springs will decide if they want to continue a one-eighth percent sales tax to fund maintenance and improvements to Lake Leatherwood Park soon. The Park and Recreation Director for the city, Justen Huss, says this tax was passed in 2013 and since then the department has been able to collect half a million dollars to make improvements such as paving the roads around the lake, remodeling
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MU Extension to Host Health Insurance Education Class

June 1, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church BRANSON, Mo. – The University of Missouri Extension is hosting a Health Insurance Education Class on Thursday, June 15th, at the Taney County OACAC Neighborhood Center in Branson. The class is being held from 2:30 to 3 p.m. and is part of the extension's Health Insurance Education Initiative. The program is being presented by MU Extension Family Financial Education Specialist Nellie Lamers. MU Extension Associate Professor of
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