Branson, Hollister, Reeds Spring Pick Up Big Baseball Conference Wins

April 26, 2017 | Latest News
by: Scott McCaulley and Perry Phillips Three Lakes Area High Schools pick up big Central Ozark Conference Baseball wins on Tuesday: Branson 10 Webb City 4 The Pirates, who have been struck with major injuries to five players over the last three weeks, put the pieces together to avenge an earlier loss to Webb City with the road win over the Cardinals. Two of the injured players assisted on the mound in the win. Justus Brashears, playing with a mas
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Pirates Place at SBU Meet

April 26, 2017 | Latest News
by: Scott McCaulley The Branson Track team joins several other schools from around the region at the annual SBU Relays in Bolivar on Tuesday. The Branson Boys take home 10th Place in the Class 4-5 Division of meet. Trey Hoenie's 2nd Place finish in the Javelin and Hunter Weber's 2nd Place finish in the 110 High Hurdles led the Pirates along with Luke Masters who placed 3rd in the 200 Meter Run. On the Girls Side, Gracie Jaeger took home second in
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Branson Man Accused of Stealing Car in Harrison

April 25, 2017 | Latest News
by Shannon Cay HARRISON, Ark. – A man from Branson is accused of stealing a car out of the Harrison Walmart parking lot recently. Jail logs show 27-year-old Ean Wallen is facing multiple charges including theft of a vehicle, theft by receiving, and fleeing from police. Authorities with the Harrison Police Department say they got a call on Friday morning reporting a woman's Honda Accord had been stolen out of the parking lot after she dropp
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Northark Hosts Volunteer Fair Tomorrow

April 25, 2017 | Latest News
by Shannon Cay HARRISON, Ark. – Northark hosts its annual Volunteer Opportunities Fair on Thursday. Director of Public Relations and Marking Micki Somers says this event is for those who want to spend their time helping others but don't know what organization would be a good fit: http://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/142/2017/04/25162920/Micki-Somers-N236.mp3 She says the event will be a casual atmosphere and an
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Four to be Inducted into Reeds Spring Hall of Fame

April 25, 2017 | Latest News
Cathy Collins and Mike Collins with Nelson Holt, the first inductee into the Reeds Spring Area Hall of Fame, on November 4, 2015. The former postmaster had recently celebrated his 96th birthday. (photo by Rose Warriner) by Sam Clanton REEDS SPRING, Mo. – Four more “good folks doing good things” will be inducted into the Reeds Spring Area Hall of Fame on Saturday. Founder Ken Henderson says Jim Cummings will be inducted as a Servant Lead
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Locals Receive Lt. Gov. Senior Service Award

April 25, 2017 | Latest News
by Sam Clanton JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Several area residents are among this year's recipients of the Missouri Lieutenant Governor's Senior Service Award. Enacted in 2005, the award promotes and highlights the positive accomplishments senior citizens provide to their communities through volunteerism. Of the 61 individuals chosen for the recognition statewide, six hail from the local area, including Jim Holt of Reeds Spring, James Combs of Br
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BRAC to Host Auditions for 2017 Summer Musical

April 25, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church BRANSON, Mo. – The Branson Regional Arts Council is hosting auditions this weekend for its 2017 youth troupe summer musical. BRAC will be casting roles for “Madagascar – A Musical Adventure JR.” This musical is based on the Dream Works animated motion picture Madagascar, which follows the adventures of a handful of animals as they escape from their home in New York's Central Park Zoo, and find themselves in the jung
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Blue Eye Woman Injured in Crash on Route JJ

April 25, 2017 | Latest News
by Sam Clanton BLUE EYE, Mo. – A woman from Blue Eye is hurt in a single-vehicle crash on Stone County Route JJ. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says 78-year-old Janice Spalinger was northbound at 5:52 p.m. Tuesday, when her compact SUV traveled off the right side of the roadway, struck a driveway and became airborne, struck the ground and then hit two trees before coming to rest. Spalinger was airlifted to Mercy Hospital in Springfield
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Billings Woman Seriously Injured in Crash near Clever

April 25, 2017 | Latest News
by Sam Clanton CLEVER, Mo. – A woman from Billings suffers life-threatening injuries in a single-vehicle crash on Spring Creek Road two miles south of Clever in Christian County. State troopers say 68-year-old Nancy Clemmons was eastbound at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, when her SUV ran off the roadway and struck a tree. Clemmons was transported to Mercy Hospital in Springfield for treatment of serious injuries. ...read more Source:: HomeTown News
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Alma R. Coddington

April 25, 2017 | Latest News
A Celebration of Life for Alma R. Coddington, age 93 of Omaha, Arkansas will be held from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm, Thursday, April 27, 2017 at Greenlawn Funeral Home Branson. Arrangements and cremation are under the direction of Greenlawn Funeral Home Branson. She died on Tuesday, April, 25, 2017 at Mt. Vista Hospice home in Harrison, Arkansas. She was born on June 3, 1923 in Gravois Mills, Missouri the daughter of Frank Terry and Ethel Brown Terry.
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