Marion County Pair Face Felony Drug Charges

June 23, 2017 | Latest News
by Shannon Cay YELLVILLE, Ark. – A pair from Marion County are in court today, facing multiple methamphetamine-related charges. According to authorities in Marion County, a deputy spotted 32-year-old Corey Cheever from Yellville at a gas station. Cheever had a warrant so the deputy made contact with him and put him under arrest. Court records show during the arrest, the deputy searched the car and found suspected Methamphetamine, drug para
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Green Forest Parks Become Smoke-free

June 23, 2017 | Latest News
by Shannon Cay GREEN FOREST, Ark. – Smoking is no longer permitted in Green Forest's City Parks. At its most recent city council meeting, Ordinance 656 was passed on the third reading. The ordinance makes it illegal to smoke or use tobacco products including cigarettes cigars, pipes, smokeless tobacco, and electronic cigarettes in any city parks or recreational areas within the city. The ticket for the offense will be 25-dollars for the
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Purdy P.D. Asks Public to be on Lookout for Vehicle Burglar’s

June 22, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church PURDY, Mo. – The Purdy Police Department is turning to the public for information regarding two separate vehicle burglaries in Purdy. In a press release, authorities report two suspects entered into a garage and broke into two vehicles parked inside a home at 701 Washington Street. A Zumo 550 Garmin GPS with XM Receiver and money was stolen from one of the vehicles. A second vehicle burglary occurred at 205 Seventh Street
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FEMA Opens Disaster Recovery Center in Ava

June 22, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church AVA, Mo. – FEMA opens its next Disaster Recovery Center in Douglas County at the Ava High Schooling in the Performing Arts Building. The recovery center officially opened its doors on Thursday, June 22nd. Recovery specialists from the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the U.S. Small Business Administration will be at the center to discuss assistance and to help anyone who needs information or assistance filing an ap
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Woman Suffers Serious Injuries in Rollover Car Accident

June 22, 2017 | Latest News
BRANSON, Mo. -- A one-car rollover car accident seriously injured a woman in Branson this afternoon. Police responded to the accident around ... ...read more Source:: Google – Branson News
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Branson P.D. Investigates Rollover Crash; Driver Seriously Hurt

June 22, 2017 | Latest News
by Shannon Cay BRANSON, Mo. – The Branson Police Department releases information on a rollover accident this afternoon. Jennifer Langford, the City's Communications Director, says the crash occurred on Fall Creek Drive, between Roark Valley and Harshened Lane at approximately 3:45 on Thursday. According to the report from the city, a woman was driving with two kids in the back seat when she ran off the roadway and the car flipped. Langford
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Ronald “Ron” Lee Bell

June 22, 2017 | Latest News
Ronald “Ron” Lee Bell, age 66, of Reeds Spring, Missouri, passed away Friday, June 16, 2017, in Springfield, Missouri. He was born on February 3, 1951, in Wichita, Kansas, the son of Charles and Helen Bell. Ron was joined in marriage July 11, 1970 to Sherryl Welch. Arrangements and cremation are under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks. Ron was the owner of the Hummingbird Inn Bed and Breakfast in Reeds Spring, Missouri. He was invol
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Greg Thomas Hebert

June 22, 2017 | Latest News
Greg Thomas Hebert, age 53, of Branson, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, June 13, 2017. He was born November 5, 1963, in Oxnard, California, the son of Paul and Carolyn Hebert. Greg was joined in marriage November 12, 2004, to his loving wife MaLinda. Arrangements and cremation are under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks. Greg was the owner of A-Bear Painting in Branson. He loved his work and helping others. With a wonderful sense of humor
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Clare L. “Doots” VanDerhoef

June 22, 2017 | Latest News
Clare L. “Doots” VanDerhoef, age 76, of Cassville, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, June 20, 2017 in Cox Medical Center South in Springfield, Missouri. She was born May 11, 1941 in Mississippi County, Missouri the daughter of Herman Lee and Nell (Brantley) McClain. On February 3, 1984 in Mt. Vernon, Missouri, she was united in marriage to Michael “Mike” VanDerhoef, who survives. Also surviving are two sons, Scott Stearns and his wife Mart
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Teenager Seriously Injured in Douglas County Crash

June 22, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church VAN ZANT, Mo. – A teenager from Willow Springs suffers life-threatening injuries in a single vehicle crash Wednesday night, four miles east of Van Zant in Douglas County. The Missouri Highway Patrol reports 18-year-old Kasara Cabano was traveling eastbound on Highway 76 at 10:40 p.m., when she lost control of the vehicle, traveled off of the left side of the roadway and struck a tree. Cabano was transported by helicopter
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