Aurora Woman Seriously Injured in Lawrence County Crash

May 6, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church AURORA, Mo. – A woman from Aurora suffers life-threatening injuries in a single vehicle crash early Friday morning, two miles south of Aurora in Lawrence County. The Missouri Highway Patrol reports Christina Adams was traveling northbound on Lawrence County Road 1210 at 7:54 a.m., when she ran her vehicle off of the left side of the roadway, struck a ditch and overturned. Adams was transported to Cox South Hospital in Spr
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Arvest One Million Meals Campaign Reaches Halfway Point

May 5, 2017 | Latest News
Press Release SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (May 2, 2017) — On April 3, Arvest Bank announced the beginning of its seventh annual 1 Million Meals campaign, which challenges bank associates, customers and community members to fight hunger in the more than 120 communities the bank serves by providing at least one million meals to those in need. Today, the bank announced the campaign has exceeded 500,000 meals, or halfway to its goal. “We are excite
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National Stroke Awareness Month: Know the warning signs

May 5, 2017 | Latest News
Press Release May is National Stroke Awareness Month and Cox Branson wants to remind everyone about the warning signs of stroke, which is an attack that cuts off vital blood and oxygen to the brain. The acronym FAST is used to detect stroke symptoms, which stands for Face, Arm, Speech, Time. Does the FACE appear to be drooping or does it feel tingly? Is the ARM weak or numb? Speech slurred? If so, it's TIME to call 911 because stroke is
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WRVHS Announces Free Classes

May 5, 2017 | Latest News
This photo depicts one of old Forsyth's (now Shadow Rock Park) many floods during the past. On left is Miss Laura Johnson's house and on right is the home of Frank Burns, with Shadow Rock bluff in the background. Press Release (FORSYTH, MO.) The White River Valley Historical Society (“WRVHS”) will be offering several classes and workshops for the summer and fall for individuals of all ages, as well as for organizations, schools, and
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Virginia Fry to speak at C of O Commencement Ceremony

May 5, 2017 | Latest News
Press Release POINT LOOKOUT, Mo. — College of the Ozarks will host its 110th graduation ceremony on Sunday, May 7, 2017, in the Howell W. Keeter Athletic Complex on the College campus. The ceremony will honor 361 graduating students. The top five majors of the graduating class are business administration, communication arts, agriculture, education, and nursing. During the commencement ceremony, four ROTC cadets will be commissioned int
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Branson Zipline Partners with Schools to Reward MAP Test Scores

May 5, 2017 | Latest News
Press Release BRANSON, May 2, 2017– As students are wrapping up their MAP testing, one local business is giving them an extra incentive to study hard and score higher. Branson Zipline at Wolfe Creek Preserve has partnered with several local schools to give students who score Proficient or Advanced on their MAP test a free zipline tour and souvenir photo. “We don't want to just be another attraction or place people visit. We believe i
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‘Princess & Pirates’ return to Table Rock

May 5, 2017 | Enteratainment
After hosting successful events over the past two seasons, the Showboat Branson Belle's popular “Princess & Pirate Cruises” are returning Sunday, complete with more expanded dates, new entertainme ...read more Source:: Branson Tri-Lakes – Entertainment
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Time running out to see the ‘Texas Tenors’ at the Starlite

May 5, 2017 | Enteratainment
One of the Starlite Theatre's most popular acts, the Texas Tenors, are putting the final touches on their spring shows at the venue, which are slated to wrap up Friday, May 12. The vocal trio will ret ...read more Source:: Branson Tri-Lakes – Entertainment
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My favorite Hamner show; Mother’s Day at ‘It’

May 5, 2017 | Enteratainment
Greetings loyal reader(s) and welcome to the latest edition of the Branson Beat, your home for all the news on the Branson entertainment scene. As always, feel free to drop me a line at jclark@branson ...read more Source:: Branson Tri-Lakes – Entertainment
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A ‘Down Home’ tribute to Chisai Childs

May 5, 2017 | Enteratainment
It has been a little more than two months since of one of Branson's “pioneers,” a lady named Chisai Childs, died at the at the age of 69. While there was lots of talk about keeping her legacy alive, t ...read more Source:: Branson Tri-Lakes – Entertainment
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