NWS Springfield Radar Tower Struck by Lightning

May 3, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Lightning strikes the Radar Tower at the National Weather Service in Springfield. NWS Officials share the lightning strike happened shortly after 7 this (Wednesday) morning. Due to the lightning strike, the radar is down and technicians are working to resolve the problem. As more information becomes available, we'll have it for you on-air and online at hometowndailynews.com. ...read more Source:: Hom
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Bolivar Woman Injured in Christian County Vehicle Crash

May 3, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church OZARK, Mo. – A woman from Bolivar is injured in a single vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon, three miles south of Ozark in Christian County. The Missouri Highway Patrol reports 76-year-old Tony Williams of Bolivar was traveling southbound on US 65 at 1:50 p.m., when his vehicle travelled off of the right side of the roadway and struck a bridge rail. A passenger in Williams' vehicle, 66-year-old Joyce Sellers of Bolivar, wa
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Corps Deceases Spillway Release Amounts from Table Rock Dam

May 3, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church BRANSON, Mo. – The Army Corps of Engineers deceases the spillway release from Table Rock Dam from 60,500 to 39,700 cubic feet per second today (Wednesday). At 8 this (Wednesday) morning, all 10 of the spillway gates were closed to three feet releasing 39, 700 cubic feet per second in addition to 10,000 cubic feet per second being released through the turbine generators. The lake is at an elevation 932.5. A press release f
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Support Group Helps Expectant Moms Get Ready for Baby

May 3, 2017 | Latest News
BRANSON, Mo-- Having a baby can be an exciting time, but also one full of questions for the expectant mother. Cox Medical Center in Branson has ... ...read more Source:: Google – Branson News
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State, Conference Track

May 3, 2017 | Latest News
by: Scott McCaulley State and Conference Titles were on the line with several meets taking place around the region on Tuesday: Arkansas State Harrison High School hosts the 5A State Track Meet with De Queen and Sylvan Hills taking home the Team Titles in the Boys and Girls Meets respectively. Harrison finished third in the Boys Team competition led by two first place finishes for Seth Waters in the 800 and 160o Meter Runs. Waters was also a membe
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High School District Golf, Softball

May 3, 2017 | Latest News
by: Scott McCaulley Missouri High Schools are competing in District Golf and Softball Competition this week: Golf District Tournaments have been going on through the early part of this week. On Monday, Galena took home second place in the team competition at the Class 1 District at Marshfield. Adam Cunnyngham was the top Galena finisher tying for third place. Also on Monday, Hunter Beard of Hollister qualified for next week's Sectional by finishi
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Tuesday’s Scores

May 3, 2017 | Latest News
High School Baseball Branson 5 Carthage 3 Forsyth 3 Galena 0 Billings 4 Blue Eye 1 Crane 4 Clever 3 Hurley 12 Bradleyville 0 Spokane 8 New Covenant 5 Monett 5 Cassville 0 Soccer Republic 4 Branson Girls 0 ...read more Source:: HomeTown News Feed
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Boone Co. Judge Declares Disaster to FEMA

May 2, 2017 | Latest News
by Shannon Cay HARRISON, Ark. – The County Judge declares Boone County a disaster area to FEMA. Judge Robert Hathaway is estimating around 500-thousand to 600-thousand dollars worth of damage countywide. He says this was one of the biggest storms he has seen since 2008, but at this time, he is thankful no one in the county lost their life: http://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/142/2017/05/02164037/Robert-Hathaway-
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Firefighter Combat Challenge Rescheduled

May 2, 2017 | Latest News
(image from bransonfirefighterchallenge.com) by Sam Clanton BRANSON, Mo. – Due to high water on Lake Taneycomo at Branson Landing, the SCOTT Firefighter Combat Challenge originally scheduled for this weekend has been postponed until June 9th and 10th. The competition welcomes firefighters from across the nation, encourages firefighter fitness and demonstrates the profession's rigors to the public – including challenges involving climbing,
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SDC Bluegrass & BBQ Fest Opens Thursday

May 2, 2017 | Latest News
Rhonda Vincent & The Rage perform May 7 and May 9 & 10 at SDC's Bluegrass & BBQ festival. (submitted photos) by Sam Clanton BRANSON, Mo. – Silver Dollar City's Bluegrass & BBQ festival opens Thursday and continues through Memorial Day, bringing some of the best, award-winning talent to the Ozarks. Event Coordinator D.A. Callaway says one of the most rewarding aspects of Bluegrass & BBQ is seeing some of the young talent
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