Bond Set for Pemberton; Prelim Scheduled

March 16, 2017 | Latest News
Larry J. Pemberton (TCSO booking photo) by Sam Clanton FORSYTH, Mo. – A bond of 250-thousand dollars is set for a former Branson School District employee accused of making inappropriate sexual contact with special needs students. During a court appearance this week, 59-year-old Larry Pemberton of Ozark pleaded not guilty to statutory sodomy and first-degree child molestation. Judge Tiffany Yarnell scheduled his preliminary hearing for April
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City Paying $29K for Water Damages to Business

March 16, 2017 | Latest News
Branson City Hall by Sam Clanton BRANSON, Mo. – The City of Branson is paying out more than 29-thousand dollars to a downtown business that sustained water damages during the 2016 Autumn Daze Festival. According to Human Resources Director Jan Fischer, improper installation of a temporary water meter allowed water from a fire hydrant to intrude into RockBottom Studios, located at 112 East Atlantic Street. Fischer says the city's insurance p
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Branson Hosts American Cheer Power Championship

March 16, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church BRANSON, Mo. – Spectators are invited to the Branson Convention Center on Saturday for the American Cheer Power Wild West Open Championship. This event serves as bid qualifiers for the U-S Finals, D2 Summit Wild Card, and The Summit Wild Card, as well as the Conference Cup Challenge qualifier. Doors open and coaches registration begins at 7 a.m. Spectator fees are 15-dollars and children five and under are free. Seniors w
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Kimberling City Lions Club to Host Annual Chili Fundraiser

March 16, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church KIMBERLING CITY, Mo. – The Kimberling City Lions Club invites the community to join them on Tuesday, March 21st, for its Annual Chili Supper at the Kimberling City Senior Center. From 4 to 7 p.m. the Lions Club will be serving up chili and dessert prepared by members of the club. Tickets are six-dollars per person if you purchase in advance from a Lion's Club member or seven-dollars at the door. Event Organizer Rhonda Del
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Archery tournament expected to bring thousands to Branson

March 16, 2017 | Latest News
Branson, Mo.-- Next weekend - some ten-thousand visitors are expected in Branson, as students hope to hit the bullseye for Missouri National ... ...read more Source:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.ky3.com/content/news/Archery-tournament-expected-to-bring-thousands-to-Branson-416400393.html&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjdiZjkwOTg4ODJlYTI1YTE6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNF0lOLImfsBJuphBHIxntKMdDggEA target="_
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Cardiac arrest survivor gives hero medals to rescuers

March 16, 2017 | Weather
Runner Connie Branson says she was training for a marathon In January, so in the spirit of the race, she surprised the ten people who saved her life, ... ...read more Source:: Google – Branson Weather
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Henry Keith Henbest

March 16, 2017 | Latest News
Henry Keith Henbest, age 71, of Cassville, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at Cedar Ridge Care Center in Cassville. He was born July 16, 1945 in Cassville, Missouri the son of Eugene “Gene” and Beulah (Cochran) Henbest, who preceded him in death. Surviving are one son, Eric Henbest of Charlotte, North Carolina; two sisters, Patsy Harris and her husband Randy of Berwyn, Illinois and Lanor Ross of Batavia, Illinois; one grandchi
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Everton Man Accused of Hit and Run in Harrison

March 16, 2017 | Latest News
by Shannon Cay HARRISON, Ark. – A young man from Everton is accused of being behind a hit and run accident in Harrison yesterday (Wednesday) afternoon. Police Chief Paul Woodruff says 20-year-old Preston Wilson is facing preliminary charges of leaving the scene of an accident with injury, inadequate insurance, and DUI. According to the accident report, a 15-year-old boy was hit on South Pine Street in Harrison at 3:30 p.m. Woodruff says wh
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Teresa Raylene (Hodge) Gregory

March 16, 2017 | Latest News
Teresa Raylene (Hodge) Gregory, age 67, of Branson, Missouri, passed away March 14, 2017. She was born November 12, 1949, in Kansas City, Missouri, the daughter of Raymond and Mittie Hodge. In following her wishes, she gave herself to science. A strong, loving woman, Teresa enjoyed helping others. She loved working as a foodserver, spending time outdoors and shopping. Teresa adored her family and held a special place in her heart for her grandki
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'Belle of Branson' Chisai Childs developed Tarrant opry scene first

March 16, 2017 | Latest News
Chisai Childs was, by all accounts in her native Fort Worth and adopted home of Branson, Mo., a savvy entertainment entrepreneur, an enthusiastic ... ...read more Source:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.star-telegram.com/news/local/community/fort-worth/article138963908.html&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjdiZjkwOTg4ODJlYTI1YTE6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNGEPiQ2bR12g8ulnzE9zYOT5Ag9aA target="_blank" titl
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