Hollister Revive 65 Event Cancelled

April 27, 2017 | Latest News
by Sam Clanton HOLLISTER, Mo. – Due to the forecasted weather on Saturday, the City of Hollister's Revive 65 event has been cancelled for 2017. Any volunteer groups interested in completing projects once the weather has stabilized may contact Hollister City Hall at 417-337-8315 to schedule a project. ...read more Source:: HomeTown News Feed
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Randall “RAN” Pappenfort

April 27, 2017 | Latest News
Randall “RAN” Pappenfort, 96, passed peacefully on April 16th at Wedgewood Gardens Assisted Living in Reeds Springs, Missouri. Ran was born in Louisiana, Missouri, the youngest son of Aneta Graham and Roberts Barnard Pappenfort. He graduated from Louisiana MO High School and attended the University of Missouri in Columbia where he was a member of the Kappa Sigma fraternity. In 1942 he was drafted into the US Army. He served honorably duri
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Teresa A. Butler

April 27, 2017 | Latest News
Teresa A. Butler, 59 of Forsyth, MO, passed away on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 in Forsyth, MO. She was born on May 6, 1957 at Branson, MO., daughter of Granville and Gladys (Maggard) Combs. Teresa was a long time resident of Taney County. She grew up at Bradleyville, MO., graduated from Bradleyville High School. Teresa worked at the Forsyth School as a Lunch Monitor for 5 years. In mid- 2000, Teresa worked for 10 years, at Kissee Mills Head Star
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Washburn Woman Fails to Yield, Struck and Killed by Train

April 27, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church WASHBURN, Mo. – A woman from Washburn is struck and killed by a train Wednesday morning, in Barry County. The Missouri Highway Patrol reports 73-year-old Sylvia Hayworth of Washburn was traveling westbound at 11:08 a.m. on a Private Drive at 24047, of off Farm Road 1065 in Washburn, when she failed to yield her vehicle and was struck by an oncoming northbound train, being operated by 49-year-old David Garvin of Springdale
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Shell Knob Teen Injured in Barry County Vehicle Crash

April 27, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church SHELL KNOB, Mo. – A teenager from Shell Knob is injured in a single vehicle crash Wednesday night, three miles north of Shell Knob in Barry County. The Missouri Highway Patrol reports 17-year-old William Sherwood was traveling northbound on Route YY at 6:40 p.m., when he ran his vehicle off the right edge of the roadway and struck a tree. Sherwood was transported to Mercy Hospital in Cassville to be treated for moderate i
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Branson Man Seriously Injured in Two Vehicle Crash

April 27, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church HOLLISTER, Mo. – A man from Branson suffers life threatening injuries in a two vehicle crash Wednesday morning, two miles south of Hollister in Taney County. State Troopers report 34-year-old Jeremy Thomas of Branson was traveling westbound on Highway 65 at 7:30 a.m., when he failed to yield to crossing traffic and was struck in the side by a northbound vehicle being driven by 59-year-old Barbara Hanrahan of Fulton, Illin
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Thursday Schedule

April 27, 2017 | Latest News
NOTE: High School Baseball today on Hometown Daily News.com and 98.1 FM/AM 1220 KCAX features Hollister at Forsyth at 4:30. Baseball Hollister at Forsyth Branson at Ozark Crane at Reeds Spring Wheaton at Blue Eye Spokane at Galena Bradleyville at Everton Dora at Hurley Monett at Lamar Farmington at Harrison Softball Farmington at Harrison Tennis Webb City at Branson Track 5A West Meet at Morrilton 3A-1 Meet at Green Forest ...read more Sourc
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Mental Exam Ordered for Man Convicted of Forgery

April 26, 2017 | Latest News
Vernon G. Christian (TCSO booking photo) by Sam Clanton FORSYTH, Mo. – A mental evaluation is ordered for a man from Kirbyville convicted of felony forgery. During the sentencing hearing for 78-year-old Vernon Christian on Tuesday, Taney County Circuit Judge Tony Williams, on his own motion, ordered that Christian undergo a mental evaluation. The docket entry reads “the defendant persists in his belief that Judge Williams is his son, even
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Buffalo National River Prepares for Significant Flooding

April 26, 2017 | Latest News
by Shannon Cay HARRISON, Ark. – In anticipation of a significant flood event, Buffalo National River is taking precautionary steps towards ensuring visitor safety and minimizing damage to park infrastructure. Caven Clark, Public Information Officer for the Buffalo River, says saturated ground conditions combined with ongoing rains indicate flooding will impact most of the park's campgrounds and all of the launch sites. He says by Friday ma
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Flood Plain Residents Beware of Impending Weather

April 26, 2017 | Latest News
by Shannon Cay LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – The Army Corps of Engineers is advising people in flood plains downstream of Beaver, Table Rock, Bull Shoals, and Norfork dams in northern Arkansas and southern Missouri to monitor lake levels and the weather. Officials say some flood pools are partially full from recent rains and more rain is forecast in coming days so people need to decide whether to move livestock, equipment, and belongings to higher g
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