Virginia Fry to speak at C of O Commencement Ceremony

May 5, 2017 | Latest News
Press Release POINT LOOKOUT, Mo. — College of the Ozarks will host its 110th graduation ceremony on Sunday, May 7, 2017, in the Howell W. Keeter Athletic Complex on the College campus. The ceremony will honor 361 graduating students. The top five majors of the graduating class are business administration, communication arts, agriculture, education, and nursing. During the commencement ceremony, four ROTC cadets will be commissioned int
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Branson Zipline Partners with Schools to Reward MAP Test Scores

May 5, 2017 | Latest News
Press Release BRANSON, May 2, 2017– As students are wrapping up their MAP testing, one local business is giving them an extra incentive to study hard and score higher. Branson Zipline at Wolfe Creek Preserve has partnered with several local schools to give students who score Proficient or Advanced on their MAP test a free zipline tour and souvenir photo. “We don't want to just be another attraction or place people visit. We believe i
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PGA tour possibilities for Tiger Woods' new course in Branson, Mo., area

May 5, 2017 | Latest News
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. Construction on the first public golf course ever for Tiger Woods is underway in the Ozarks. "I want people once they play Payne's ... ...read more Source:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.ky3.com/content/news/PGA-tour-possibilities-for-Tiger-Woods-new-course-in-Branson-Mo-area-421485854.html&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjdiZjkwOTg4ODJlYTI1YTE6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNGl7KP8ioeaS3WK2UJDZBZse6iN
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Eddie “Lynn” Smith

May 5, 2017 | Latest News
Eddie “Lynn” Smith, age 82, of Cassville, Missouri passed away Thursday, May 4, 2017 at his home. He was born September 16, 1934 on the home place in Cassville, the son of E.H. and Dorothy (Owings) Smith. On October 23, 1959 he was united in marriage to Shirley Lorene Napier, who survives. Also surviving are four children, Lorie Robertson and her husband Eric of Fort Smith, Arkansas, Jamey Smith and his wife Sonya of Cassville, Missouri, La
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Five at Branson Sign

May 5, 2017 | Latest News
by: Scott McCaulley The last Friday of class for Seniors at Branson High School was a busy one that ended with five Student-Athletes signing to continue their careers in college. Below is pictures from those signings: Jacob Ulrich, Wrestling, Missouri Valley College. Terra Utz-Depriest Basketball North Arkansas College Levi King, Cheerleading, Missouri Baptist Ashlea Large, Cheerleading, Pittsburg State Hunter Weber, Football and Track, Avila
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May 5, 2017 | Latest News
Press Release Project Graduation for Hollister High School is holding a rummage sale this Saturday (May 6th) at the high school commons from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. All proceeds will benefit graduating seniors for an all-night event following graduation on May 21st. ...read more Source:: HomeTown News Feed
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Springfield Man Injured in Christian County Vehicle Crash

May 5, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church OZARK, Mo. – A man from Springfield is injured in a single vehicle crash Thursday night, one mile south of Ozark in Christian County. The Missouri Highway Patrol reports 28-year-old Kyle Miller was traveling southbound on Prairie Hollow Road at 9:20 p.m., when he ran his vehicle off of the left side of the roadway and struck a tree. Miller was transported to Mercy Hospital in Springfield to be treated for his minor injuri
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Springfield Man Injured in Christian County Vehicle Crash

May 5, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church OZARK, Mo. – A man from Springfield is injured in a single vehicle crash Thursday night, one mile south of Ozark in Christian County. The Missouri Highway Patrol reports 28-year-old Kyle Miller was traveling southbound on Prairie Hollow Road at 9:20 p.m., when he ran his vehicle off of the left side of the roadway and struck a tree. Miller was transported to Mercy Hospital in Springfield to be treated for his minor injuri
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Branson tourism officials expect busy season despite recent floods

May 5, 2017 | Latest News
BRANSON, Mo. Branson was hit hard by flooding this past week but now that the rain has let up, things are starting to return to normal. "Every major ... ...read more Source:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.ky3.com/content/news/Roads-back-open-in-Branson-many-businesses-not-affected-by-flooding-421425163.html&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjdiZjkwOTg4ODJlYTI1YTE6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNG5eRgx3D5hWuSwpu9_5OpXYrmJ
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Dogwood Canyon Closes After Historic Flooding

May 4, 2017 | Latest News
Facilities at Dogwood Canyon Nature Park in Lampe as photographed on Saturday, April 29, 2017. (submitted photo) by Sam Clanton LAMPE, Mo. – Dogwood Canyon Nature Park in Lampe is closed until further notice due to flood levels reaching heights never seen before in the park's nearly 30-year history. In a news release, owner Johnny Morris says he and all of the Dogwood Canyon associates greatly appreciate the outpouring of concern and suppor
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