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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Lady 'Cats avenge defeat to Morningside to make Elite Eight

March 11, 2017 | Sports
SIOUX CITY, Iowa - Revenge is sweet, especially when it comes against the hometown team in a national tournament. ...read more Source:: Branson Tri-Lakes – Sports
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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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Cox Health Gives Tips for Packing Healthy Lunches

March 11, 2017 | Latest News
Press Release Even though it's not the new year any longer, March – also known as National Nutrition Month – offers a wonderful opportunity to make new resolutions regarding eating habits. Here are eight easy tips from our CoxHealth dietitians to help curb hunger, lower calories and save money. Take a salad: Salads are a great way to increase vegetable intake, but aren't always the most portable meal. To make salads easier, build t
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Taney Co. Students Connect with Area Employers About Careers

March 11, 2017 | Latest News
Press Release BRANSON, Mo. – This week, nearly 1,500 high school students from Branson, Forsyth and Hollister high schools were introduced to career pathways and empowered to learn more about how they can contribute to Taney County's workforce efforts through Taney County Career Days, put on by Taney County Partnership's OnPoint workforce initiative. Taney County Career Days, held March 7-9, brought area employers and high school students
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Lady Bobcats Move To NAIA Quarterfinals

March 10, 2017 | Latest News
Story by Jake Knabel, NAIA Assistant Media Coordinator SIOUX CITY, Iowa – Second-seeded College of the Ozarks (Mo.) and third-seeded Morningside (Iowa) met back on Dec. 3 in Sioux City. The Mustangs won going away, 83-63. The matchup on March 10 proved much different. In Friday night's second-round action at the 2017 NAIA Division II Women's Basketball National Championships, the Lady Bobcats stifled Morningside's leading scorer and notched a 8
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