Barbara Mae Wien

July 24, 2017 | Latest News
Barbara Mae Wien, age 88, of Cassville, Missouri, passed away Thursday, July 20, 2017 at her home. She was born March 28, 1929 in Whittier, California the daughter of Reynold and Lulu (Farr) Fleming. She was united in marriage to Harry Weatherly, who preceded her in death. Also preceding her in death were her parents; one sister, Ethelyn Russell and two grandchildren, Joseph Reed and Alisha Allen. Surviving are one son, Larry L. Moore of Cassvi
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Willodean H. Hancock

July 24, 2017 | Latest News
Graveside services for Mrs. Willodean H. Hancock age 92, of Festus, Missouri will be held at 10:00 AM, Thursday, July 27, 2017 at Eastlawn Cemetery in Marshall, Arkansas with Brother John Eaton officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Greenlawn Funeral Home in Branson, Missouri. She passed away on July 22, 2017 at Mercy Hospital in Festus, Missouri. Willodean was born on September 26, 1924 in Marshall, Arkansas the daughter of He
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Springfield Men Hurt in Rollover Crash near Walnut Shade

July 24, 2017 | Latest News
by Sam Clanton WALNUT SHADE, Mo. – Two men from Springfield are injured in a single-vehicle rollover crash on U-S 65 two miles west of Walnut Shade in Taney County. State troopers say 85-year-old Jerry Fuzzell was southbound in a Ford Windstar minivan at 8 o'clock this (Monday) morning, when he attempted to avoid traffic stopped in front of him, changed lanes and overturned. Fuzzell and a passenger, 53-year-old Jeffrey Fuzzell, were transp
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Hollister Woman Injured in Two Vehicle Taney County Crash

July 24, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church HOLLISTER, Mo. – A woman from Hollister is injured in a two vehicle crash this (Monday) morning, one mile from Hollister in Taney County. The Missouri Highway Patrol reports 20-year-old Olivar Cole of Springfield was traveling westbound on Highway 165 at 7:37 a.m., when he crossed the center line and struck and oncoming eastbound vehicle, being driven by 62-year-old Lilia Mortell of Hollister. The impact of the crash caus
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Donald G. Keeton

July 24, 2017 | Latest News
Donald G. Keeton, age 69, of Monett, Missouri, passed away at his home on Friday, July 21, 2017. Mr. Keeton, son of H. Guy and Hallie (Beck) Keeton, was born on December 7, 1947, in Monett. He was a 1965 graduate of Monett High School. Mr. Keeton joined the United States Air Force on May 21, 1965, and was promoted to Master Sergeant in 1987; he served his country proudly until his retirement on September 1, 1990. He looked forward to his morning
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Audrey Eilene Birkenfeld

July 24, 2017 | Latest News
Audrey Eilene Birkenfeld, 93, of Branson passed away Thursday, July 20 in Branson. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Snapp-Bearden Funeral Home and Crematory Branson with no services planned at this time. Audrey was born June 4, 1924 in Albia, Iowa. She was the daughter of Theodore & Wilma (Haynes) Hainline. She was married to Michael Birkenfeld who preceded her in death. Audrey is survived by three brothers, Dick Hainline
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Joan Pope

July 24, 2017 | Latest News
Joan Pope, 83, passed away peacefully in her home in Springfield, MO, Saturday, July 22, 2017. She was a beloved wife, mother, grandma, nana, sister, aunt and friend. Joan was born September 4, 1933, in New Jersey. She married the love of her life and soulmate, Bill Pope, on January 10, 1964. Her self-proclaimed proudest accomplishment was raising her 5 cherished children. She also adored her 8 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. In additi
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Mary Lee Mousel

July 24, 2017 | Latest News
Mary Lee Mousel was born on November 10, 1936 in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. She was the daughter of Reginald Jones & Virginia (Phillipps) Jones. She married Ronald Mousel on January 22, 1955. Mary and Ron lived in Elgin, Illinois and raised their three daughters there. Mary was very active in her daughter's lives and served as a Camp Fire Girls Leader. She worked as a secretary for Judson College in Elgin. She and Ron later moved to Hollis
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Branson to Host July Alcohol Selling Class this Week

July 23, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church BRANSON, Mo. – The Branson Finance Department is hosting its next “Responsible Alcohol Selling” class on Thursday, July 27th, at the Branson City Hall. This training is required of all businesses that sell liquor in the city of Branson or those who are in the process of obtaining a liquor license. The Community Partnership of the Ozarks will be conducting the liquor training at a cost of five-dollars per person, which
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Lions Club Presents City with $10K for Park Project

July 23, 2017 | Latest News
Members of the Hollister Park Board accept a $10,000 check from the Branson-Hollister Lions Club Thursday evening, July 20, 2017 at Hollister City Hall. (photo by Sam Clanton) by Sam Clanton HOLLISTER, Mo. – The Branson-Hollister Lions Club presents a check for 10-thousand dollars to the City of Hollister for an upcoming park project. Membership Chairperson Howard Hawkins says Lions International is celebrating its 100th anniversary and eac
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