Cecil Ray Roderick

April 11, 2017 | Latest News
Cecil Ray Roderick, age 95, of Springfield, Missouri, formerly of Branson, passed away Saturday, April 8, 2017. He was born June 30, 1921, in Buffalo, Missouri, the son of Cecil and May Roderick. Ray was joined in marriage on May 22, 1992, to his wife Gloria Jean. Arrangements and cremation are under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks. In his youth, Ray played baseball and enjoyed sports. He was a nature lover, enjoyed walking and watching
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Gloria J. and Albert “Al” Hynek,

April 11, 2017 | Latest News
Gloria J. and Albert “Al” Hynek, Kimberling City, MO devoted in life and now united forever with their Lord. Gloria departed on April 8, 2017 and Al followed at midnight eleven hours later. Gloria, 84, was born in Omaha, NE on June 26, 1932 to Stanley and Mildred (Gray) Mixan. Albert, 89, was born in Cold Springs, OK on November 7, 1927 to Albert and Rose (Skorpik) Hynek. Following Al's service in the Merchant Marines and Army, the two wer
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Pet Wolf Reunited with Owner After a Month Lost in Branson

April 11, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church BRANSON, Mo. – An Oklahoma man is crediting divine inspiration and the Branson community for the safe return of his six-year-old wolf Jake, who was lost in the Branson area for nearly a month. In the early days of March Lindsay Stedman was forced to send one of his four Wolf/ Malamute Hybrid dogs to live with a friend in Branson when the city officials in his hometown of Hobart, Oklahoma began issuing him fines of 200-dol
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Monday Scores, Tuesday Schedule

April 11, 2017 | Latest News
NOTE: High School Baseball Coverage continues on Hometown Daily News.com and 98.1 FM/AM 1220 KCAX this afternoon at 4:30 as Reeds Spring plays host to Buffalo. HS Baseball Branson 9 Kickapoo 2 Forsyth 15 Billings 0 Mount Vernon 7 Hollister 6 Spokane 7 Hurley 1 New Covenant 12 Bradleyville 0 Green Forest 11 Marshall 6 Bruno-Pyatt 11 Jasper 6 Soccer Mtn. View-Liberty 2 Branson Girls 0 Softball Forsyth 4 Clever 3 Galena 16 Sparta 6 Blue Eye 19 Billi
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Branson Rolls By Kickapoo

April 11, 2017 | Latest News
by: Scott McCaulley The Branson Baseball Pirates got what they needed after a tough few days in a big 9-2 win over visiting Kickapoo Monday at Pirate Park. The Pirates, after losing Senior Infielder Dawson Nimmo for the season with a Shoulder Injury and Senior Infielder/Pitcher Aaron Batt indefinitely with a Hand Injury during three losses in the Dan Furst Tournament over the weekend, rebounded by building a 6-0 lead over the first three innings
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Change of Judge Approved for Pemberton

April 10, 2017 | Latest News
Larry J. Pemberton (TCSO booking photo) by Sam Clanton FORSYTH, Mo. – A motion for a change of judge is approved for a former Branson School District employee accused of making sexual contact with special needs students. This after 59-year-old Larry Pemberton of Ozark waived his preliminary hearing and had his case bound over to Taney County Circuit Court. The Missouri Supreme Court has yet to assign a new judge. Pemberton remains in the Ta
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ES Council to Host Meeting on Water, Sewer Rates

April 10, 2017 | Latest News
The Eureka Springs Historic District by Sam Clanton EUREKA SPRINGS, Ark. – Proposed water and sewer rate increases for city customers in Eureka Springs will be explained at a public hearing later this month. Sewer rates would increase by about 20-percent while water rates would increase slightly, according to a draft ordinance. Tier 1 customers currently paying about 21-dollars a month for water and sewer would pay about 28-dollars under th
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SDC’s 2017 Season Begins with All New Festival of Wonder

April 10, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church BRANSON, Mo. – Silver Dollar City opens its gates to an all new festival to celebrate the start of its 2017 season. On April 6th, visitors to the 1800's style theme park were the first to be introduced to The Festival of Wonder; the first of many festival's to come as part of the park's Year of Food and Crafts. The Festival of Wonder includes larger than life performance from all new shows, such as the Earth Harp Collecti
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Hiring Event for Showboat, White Water This Week

April 10, 2017 | Latest News
by Sam Clanton BRANSON, Mo. – This week the Missouri Job Center's Mobile Career Center is assisting Silver Dollar City Attractions with a hiring event for the Showboat Branson Belle and White Water. The event is scheduled for Friday, April 14th, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Skyline Baptist Church, 949 State Highway 165, Branson. According to a news release, White Water and the Showboat Branson Belle will be hiring on the spot for a variety
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Porter Limits Kickapoo's Bats In 9-2 Branson Win

April 10, 2017 | Latest News
Branson, Mo. — With Mother Nature threatening all day, a high school baseball game was able to squeeze in. The Kickapoo Chiefs, sporting a 9-2 ... ...read more Source:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.ozarkssportszone.com/2017/04/10/porter-limits-kickapoos-bats-in-9-2-branson-win/&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjdiZjkwOTg4ODJlYTI1YTE6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNHzLDDXeS40LhgD6XVxCvEDlFjwuA target="_blank&quo
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