Two Injured in Four Vehicle Crash South of Hollister

May 12, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church HOLLISTER, Mo. – A man from Harrison and a man from Henley are injured in a four vehicle crash Thursday evening, two miles south of Hollister in Taney County. The Missouri Highway Patrol reports 53-year-old Ronnie Moore of Wolsforth, Texas was traveling southbound on Highway 65 at 5:10 p.m., when he failed to stop and struck another southbound vehicle in the rear, being driven by 42-year-old Samuel Forester of Henley. The
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Taney Co. Sales Tax Revenues Up by 8%

May 11, 2017 | Latest News
by Sam Clanton FORSYTH, Mo. – Taney County Treasurer Melanie Smith reports increased sales tax revenues for the second consecutive month. For the May reporting period, reflecting business activity in March and April, receipts came in at more than 1-point-5-6 million dollars, marking an increase of 8-percent compared to last year. Year-to-date, the county has seen increases in four out of five reporting periods, bringing an overall increase
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Bid Awarded for Illinois Street Bridge Deck Repairs

May 11, 2017 | Latest News
by Sam Clanton FORSYTH, Mo. – Taney County Commissioners award a bid for deck repairs to the Illinois Street bridge over Fall Creek near Branson. Road & Bridge Administrator Randy Haes says the bridge's structural beam will be replaced as part of the project… http://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/142/2017/05/10161433/Randy-Haes-N304.mp3 Commissioners awarded the project to low-bidder R&J Warren Construc
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Forsyth Gears Up for City Wide Yard Sale, Patriots Parade

May 11, 2017 | Latest News
Patriot's Day Parade 2015 by Tim Church FORSYTH, Mo. – The City of Forsyth is preparing for two of its biggest events of the year, taking place consecutively over the next two weeks. Mayor of Forsyth Eddie Coleman recently appeared on Janet and Friends on KRZK to give some insight on everything Forsyth residents, and those in the surrounding communities have to look forward to. Coleman shares this Saturday, May 13th, is the annual C
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NARMC Celebrates National Hospital Week

May 11, 2017 | Latest News
by Shannon Cay HARRISON, Ark. – Wrapping up National Hospital Week, officials at North Arkansas Regional Medical Center are having a cookout for its entire staff today (Friday). Vince Leist, the President and CEO of NARMC says there have been events throughout the work week to show appreciation to the 800 full-time employees: http://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/142/2017/05/11161737/Vince-Leist-N311.mp3 He says o
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Loaner Life Jackets Available at Buffalo River

May 11, 2017 | Latest News
by Shannon Cay HARRISON, Ark. – The Swim Safe Life Jacket Loaner program is kicking off its 2017 season. Park Ranger Joyce Umbach says there are plenty of life jackets available for folks to borrow at all of the contact stations including Buffalo Point and Steel Creek Information enters and at the Tyler Bend Visitor's Center. She says the staff at the national river are trying to raise awareness of the importance of life jackets, particula
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Kaylee Elizabeth Evangelista Castro

May 11, 2017 | Latest News
Kaylee Elizabeth Evangelista Castro, 9 months, daughter of Romualdo and Irma Evangelista Castro, Branson. She passed away Sunday May 7, 2017 at the St. Louis Children's Hospital in St. Louis. She was born July 30, 2016 in Branson. Kaylee is survived by her parents, one sister Brianna P. Evangelista Castro and two brothers Kevin A. Evangelista Castro and Anthony J. Evangelista Castro all of the home Services will be held Thursday evening May 11at
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Tad Darren Houston

May 11, 2017 | Latest News
Tad Darren Houston, age 57, of Walnut Shade, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, May 10, 2017. Tad was born August 22, 1959, in Dodge City, Kansas, the son of Dean and Phyllis Houston. He was joined in marriage to his loving wife Cherie on May 9, 1980. Funeral services and cremation are under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks. Tad worked for the city of Branson in the Utilities Department and volunteered as a coach for the Branson School Tra
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Serious Injuries in Ozark Co. Crash

May 11, 2017 | Latest News
by Sam Clanton BAKERSFIELD, Mo. – A woman from West Plains suffers life-threatening injuries in a single-vehicle rollover crash on Highway 101 just north of Bakersfield in Ozark County. State troopers say 24-year-old Amanda Robson was southbound at 1:40 p.m. Thursday, when her car ran off the roadway, overcorrected and struck a bridge. The vehicle then traveled down an embankment and overturned multiple times before coming to rest on its t
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Judith J. LeVelle

May 11, 2017 | Latest News
Mrs. Judith J. LeVelle, 72, of Walnut Shade, MO, died Thursday, May 11, 2017 in The Shepard of the Hills Living Center, Branson. Services will be private. Judith Joann LeVelle was born Monday, October 23, 1944 in McClurg, MO to Earl Raymond and Thelma Laura May (Garrison) Evans. She attended the Bradleyville High School and graduated in the class of 1962. She met W. J. LeVelle in Rockaway Beach, MO and they were married February 25, 1965 in Pal
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