Henson Named Hollister Elementary Principal

March 12, 2017 | Latest News
Nina Henson (submitted photo) by Sam Clanton HOLLISTER, Mo. – The Hollister School District names Nina Henson as the new elementary school principal for the 2017-2018 school year. Henson has served as assistant principal at both the elementary and middle schools for the past two years. She is taking the position vacated by Amber Shuck, who has accepted a principal position with the Republic School District. Henson taught fourth grade at Bra
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50 Years Later Vietnam Veteran Reunites with Helicopter in Branson

March 12, 2017 | Latest News
Retired United States Army Captain Thomas Payne by Tim Church BRANSON, Mo. – A Veteran and his helicopter are reunited after almost 50 years in Branson. In August 1966 24-year-old Tom Payne began his year-long station at the Bien Hoa Air Force Base in Vietnam with the 118th Thunderbird's. Fast forward to Thursday, March 9th, 2017 when now retired United States Army Captain Thomas Payne was brought face to hull with just one of the many
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C of O Eliminated From Women’s Championship

March 12, 2017 | Latest News
By Nikki Sherrill, Athletics Communications & Media Intern SIOUX CITY, Iowa – After a second-round game which had three different individuals performance highlighted, No. 1 Saint Xavier (Ill.) hoped to carry that momentum and energy into their quarterfinal contest against No. 2 College of the Ozarks (Mo.). The Cougars powered past the Bobcats, who came off a big win over hometown-favorite Morningside, with a 69-53 win to excel them into the
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Lawrence Co. Sheriff’s Office to Participate in Youth Seat Belt Enforcement

March 12, 2017 | Latest News
Press Release MOUNT VERNON, Mo. – The Lawrence County Sheriff's Office announced today they are joining with statewide law enforcement March 15-31 for an aggressive youth seat belt mobilization to crack down on Missouri's seat belt law violators and to reduce highway fatalities. Only 70 percent of Missouri teens wear their seat belts when driving or riding in a motor vehicle. Eight out of ten teen vehicle drivers and passengers killed in
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White River Linemen Continue Training for Reliable Service

March 12, 2017 | Latest News
Press Release Branson, Mo. – Utility lineman push for continued education to keep safe and provide their customers with reliable electricity. Kevin Compton, Jeff Wasson, Bobbie Aldridge, Cory Sanders, Zack Farmer and Mark Visnosky, employee(s) of White River Valley Electric Cooperative, Branson, attended AMEC's Regulator, Oil Circuit Recloser (OCR) and Capacitor School at the Association of Missouri Electric Cooperative (AMEC) Trainin
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Siloam Springs Project Proposed to Fight Oak Decline

March 12, 2017 | Latest News
Press Release AVA, Mo. (March 7, 2016) – The Siloam Springs Project is being proposed by Mark Twain National Forest to fight oak decline and other forest health issues. The project area is located approximately six miles northwest of West Plains, Missouri on the Willow Springs Unit of the Mark Twain National Forest (MTNF) within Douglas and Howell Counties. Notable drought events, late frosts, ice storms, and outbreaks of spring defo
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Branson Eliminated From State Tournament, Other State Basketball

March 11, 2017 | Latest News
by: Scott McCaulley and Perry Phillips The Branson Lady Pirates Postseason run comes to an end by one of the four teams that defeated them during the season as they fall to Columbia Rock Bridge 42-27 in the Class 5 Quarterfinals at Southwest Baptist University in Bolivar Saturday afternoon. The Lady Pirates, who lost to the Lady Bruins at the Pink and White Lady Classic in December, could not get the offense going in the first half, scoring a tot
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NAIA Division Two Quarterfinal Schedule

March 11, 2017 | Latest News
Men 1:00 Cornerstone vs. Indiana University-East 3:00 Indiana Wesleyan vs. Tabor 5:00 Bethel vs. Bellevue 7:00 Union vs. Trinity International Women 1:00 Concordia vs. Jamestown 3:00 St. Francis (Ill.) vs. Eastern Oregon 6:00 Marian vs. Southeastern 8:00 C of O vs. Saint Xavier ...read more Source:: HomeTown News Feed
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Reeds Spring School District Weekend Update

March 11, 2017 | Latest News
Photo caption: Mrs. Tricia Weydert (front center) shows off her MDC grant. With are sixth-grade students Ellie Dunagan (front left), Madi Perdue (front right), Nick Schmidt (back left), and Stephen Durant (back right). Press Release REEDS SPRING, Mo. – Sixth graders at Reeds Spring Intermediate School will be able to better study aquatic ecosystems thanks to a $1,000 grant from the Missouri Department of Conservation. Mrs. Tricia Weyder
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WRVEC Employees Open Their Hearts and Wallets for Meals on Wheels

March 11, 2017 | Latest News
(Picture L to R: Ozark Senior Center Administrator Ron Ramey and WRVEC Marketing Coordinator Diana Bradford) Press Release BRANSON, Mo. – Employees at White River Valley Electric Cooperative opened their hearts and their wallets to raise $660 dollars from their Sweetheart Safety Luncheon. Every few months WRVEC employees have a safety meeting to cover various topics to continue their mission of providing members with safe and reliable electri
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