Branson West Bus. Assoc. Hosts Car Show Saturday

August 16, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church BRANSON WEST, Mo. – The Branson West Business Association invites the public to join them for its 3rd Annual Car Show on Saturday, August 19th, in Branson West. This year's event begins at 9 a.m. and the event will go until the awards ceremony at 3 p.m. All models and styles of vehicles are accepted and are being split into 19 different categories for judging. BWBA President Rhonda Watson says they have added a number of addi
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Volunteer Chaplin Accused of Raping a Yellville Child 

August 16, 2017 | Latest News
by Shannon Cay YELLVILLE, Ark. – A former volunteer Chaplin for the Marion County Sheriff's Office is arrested and accused of rape, sexual assault, and sexual indecency with a child this week. Marion County Sheriff Clinton Evans says the Arkansas State Police Crimes Against Children Division began investigating 46-year-old Scotty Scaggs from Summit on May 16th. After the CACD's initial investigation, they recommended the allegations be fou
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Accused Cat Killer Facing Weapon Charge

August 16, 2017 | Latest News
Kyle W. Williams (TCSO booking photo) by Sam Clanton FORSYTH, Mo. – One of two 18-year-olds from Branson accused of torturing a kitten to death is facing an additional felony charge of delivery or possession of a weapon at a county jail. According to a probable cause statement, on July 31st a corrections officer at the Taney County Jail in Forsyth observed that three inmates, including Kyle Williams, did not return their spoon-fork or spork
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Thrift Store Sale to Benefit Pregnancy Life Line

August 16, 2017 | Latest News
(pregnancylifeline.com) by Sam Clanton BRANSON WEST, Mo. – Caring Americans Thrift Store in Branson West is holding a benefit sale this Saturday, August 19th, with proceeds supporting the not-for-profit Pregnancy Life Line. According to store managers, 50-percent of all sales that day will go directly to the charity, which helps local residents facing unplanned pregnancies. The sale includes 33-percent off on all furniture items, including
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James Addison “Jim” Turner

August 16, 2017 | Latest News
James Addison “Jim” Turner, age 59, of Cassville, Missouri passed away on Thursday, August 10, 2017 in Verona, Missouri. He was born on August 8, 1958 in St. Charles, Missouri, the son of Donald Owen Turner and Audrey Myrtle Stephens, who preceded him in death. Jim was also preceded in death by an infant son at birth. On September 28, 1991 in Cahokia, Illinois he was united in marriage to Kimberly “Kim” Edwards who survives. Also surviv
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Lawrence Henry Shields III

August 16, 2017 | Latest News
Lawrence Henry Shields III, age 58 of Butterfield, Missouri passed away Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at his home. He was born October 14, 1958 in Illinois the son of Lawrence Henry Shields, II and Betty (Darby) Shields. Surviving are his mother, Betty Shields of Purdy, Missouri; one brother, Michael Cowan of Georgia and aunts and uncles. Preceding him in death was his father. Lawrence was a graduate of Purdy High School. For forty years he had lived
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Clare E. Skattebo June 3, 1928 - Aug. 15, 2017

August 16, 2017 | Latest News
Clare loved family vacations, fishing at Menagha, Minn., trips to Branson, Mo., trips to see children and grandchildren, and family reunions with singing ... ...read more Source:: Google – Branson News
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Man Closer to Trial in 6-Year-Old Girl's Death in Branson

August 16, 2017 | Latest News
Prosecutors allege Roberts killed the girl at the Windsor Inn in Branson. They say her partially clothed body was found under the bed in Roberts' room. ...read more Source:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.usnews.com/news/best-states/missouri/articles/2017-08-16/man-closer-to-trial-in-6-year-old-girls-death-in-branson&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjdiZjkwOTg4ODJlYTI1YTE6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNE8CWxfk-pejKrAD9
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Man closer to trial in 6-year-old girl's death in Branson

August 16, 2017 | Latest News
FORSYTH, Mo. (AP) — A man accused of killing a 6-year-old girl in Branson is closer to trial. A preliminary hearing was held Wednesday for ... ...read more Source:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.argus-press.com/news/state_news/article_1025d154-5f3b-5b05-9edc-9194e6d1ed64.html&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjdiZjkwOTg4ODJlYTI1YTE6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNERUR6K9FMGCW5-HXzQ0ZC6CgajPw target="_blank"
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Witnesses Testify in Trial of Murdered Branson Girl

August 16, 2017 | Latest News
BRANSON, Mo.--The man accused of killing six-year-old Branson girl is in court -- and for the first time -- we're hearing from the victim's parents. ...read more Source:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.ozarksfirst.com/news/witnesses-testify-in-murder-trial-of-branson-girl/790446759&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjdiZjkwOTg4ODJlYTI1YTE6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNHsJlP5zhx1puHDKxSiywlCXB4QaQ target="_blank&quo
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