JC Basketball: News and notes from the hardwood

November 10, 2017 | Latest News
The Jaguars are 3-1 on the year after racking up a blowout victory over Link Year Prep (Branson Mo.) on Tuesday evening in Jacksonville. ...read more Source:: Google – Branson News
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Trial Set for Man Charged with Shooting at Cars, Officers

November 10, 2017 | Latest News
Ronnie Gene Lewis (SCSO booking photo) by Sam Clanton GALENA, Mo. – A jury trial is scheduled in Stone County Circuit Court for a man from Galena accused of firing a rifle at passing cars and sheriff's deputies last December. Fifty-four-year-old Ronnie Gene Lewis will stand trial beginning July 18th, 2018. A pre-trial conference is scheduled for June 4th. Lewis was arrested the night of December 11th, 2016, after Stone County deputies respo
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Harrison Man Facing Multiple Theft Charges

November 10, 2017 | Latest News
Jacob C. Little (BCSO photo) by Sam Clanton HARRISON, Ark. – The Boone County Sheriff's Office makes an arrest in connection with the theft of several pieces of equipment from a National Park Service patrol vehicle. Sheriff Mike Moore says Deputy Ryan Watson found items matching the description of the stolen property in the possession of 26-year-old Jacob Little of Harrison, prompting the execution a search warrant at his residence. Moore s
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Twelve Veterans Honored at C of O Tree Dedication

November 10, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church POINT LOOKOUT, Mo. – Twelve Vietnam War Veterans are honored Thursday morning at College of the Ozarks, during its annual Veterans Grove Tree Dedication Ceremony. The 12 Veterans were participates in the March 2017 Patriotic Education Tour to Vietnam. Each Veteran was paired with a C of O student to share their stories and knowledge with, from their time in the Vietnam War. The Veterans who traveled on the recent tour were ea
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Pregnancy Life Line Hosting Bless A Baby Program

November 10, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church BRANSON WEST, Mo. – Pregnancy Life Line in Branson West is hosting its 2nd annual Bless A Baby at Christmas Program. Monica Hampel and Peggy Ackfeld with Pregnancy Life Line joined Janet Ellis for her Wednesday Breakfast Club on 106.3 KRZK to talk about this year's program and those it serves. Ackfeld says a donation to Bless A Baby makes a perfect Christmas gift: http://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites
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County Sees 8% Increase in Sales Tax Receipts

November 10, 2017 | Latest News
by Sam Clanton FORSYTH, Mo. – Taney County sales tax revenues increase by nearly 130-thousand dollars compared to the November 2016 reporting period. County Treasurer Melanie Smith reports sales tax receipts of more than 1-point-7-4 million dollars, marking an increase of nearly 8-percent over this time last year. Year-to-date, revenues are almost 2-percent greater than 2016, with increases in seven out of 11 reporting periods. The current
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Group Makes Wooden Sculptures With Chainsaws for Veterans

November 9, 2017 | Latest News
BRANSON, Mo.- The group Chainsaws for Charity traveled from Indiana to Branson this week to sculpt wooden pieces at the IMAX Theatre. The group ... ...read more Source:: Google – Branson News
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National, state and local politics is about...power

November 9, 2017 | Opinion
“Now I will tell you the answer to my question. It is this. The Party seeks power entirely for its own sake. We are not interested in the good of others; we are interested solely in power, pure power, ...read more Source:: Branson Tri-Lakes – Editorial
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Lady Bobcats cruise past Evangel; Six C of O players score in double figures in easy win

November 9, 2017 | Sports
It didn't take long for College of the Ozarks to turn Tuesday night's rivalry game into a runaway. ...read more Source:: Branson Tri-Lakes – Sports
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Just in the nick of time: C of O men top rival Evangel as winning shot comes late

November 9, 2017 | Sports
With 1.3 seconds remaining and College of the Ozarks clinging to a one-point lead, the drama was thick at Keeter Gymnasium on Tuesday night. ...read more Source:: Branson Tri-Lakes – Sports
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