Spring floods affecting summer recreation

June 21, 2017 | Latest News
BRANSON, Mo. It's been two months and flooding is still having a major impact in the Ozarks. There's concern about the summer tourism after flooding ... ...read more Source:: Google – Branson News
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Construction Complete on Seat Walls on Hwy. 76

June 21, 2017 | Latest News
by Shannon Cay BRANSON, Mo. – The City of Branson announces the completion of the lighted seat walls along Highway 76 in Branson today. The new sidewalks in front of the Branson Ferris Wheel and the Presley's Theater are part of the third segment of the 76 revitalization project. According to the release, all of the underground waterline and utility conduit construction is nearing completion and about 88-percent of the surfacing improveme
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Arvest Bank Exceeds Million Meals Goal

June 21, 2017 | Latest News
by Shannon Cay HARRISON, Ark. – Arvest Bank almost doubles its Million Meals Goal for the 2017 year. The bank's Assistant Vice President and Marketing Director Tiffany Watkins says the group raised more than 1-million 800-thouand meals during its fight against hunger: http://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/142/2017/06/20154333/Tiffany-Watkins-N441.mp3The Arvest Bank in Harrison has partnered with Ozark Share and Care
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Out of the cave and into the limelight: a Branson attraction's success story

June 21, 2017 | Latest News
Then try doing it for 50 years and you'll have the formula that has turned Branson, Mo., into a powerhouse of live entertainment. The Presleys' Country ... ...read more Source:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.latimes.com/travel/deals/la-tr-branson-anniversary-20170620-story.html&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjdiZjkwOTg4ODJlYTI1YTE6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNFmj8kQf_m6kSYCHcv_Ng5B9ihEWA target="_blank"
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Inaugural “Neighborfest” Takes Place Saturday

June 21, 2017 | Latest News
by Shannon Cay HARRISON, Ark. – The Northwest Regional Housing Authority is inviting the community to Neighborfest this Saturday. Missy Wyatt, one of the not-for-profits- Resource councilors, says the staff is throwing the celebration in honor of June, known as National Homeowner month. During the event, there will be about 50 various vendors, as well as free kids activities, hot dogs, and information about the Housing Authority: http://d
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Gifford Heads To St. Louis

June 21, 2017 | Latest News
by: Megan Rice, KOLR-10 Sports “Today will be my last day as GM of the Springfield Cardinals,” said Matt Gifford. For nearly 13 years Matt Gifford has towered over many people at Hammons Field. Being Springfield's GM since the day they moved to town. But now, Gifford is heading back to St. Louis, where he will be the Vice President of Stadium Operations at Busch Stadium. “I thank my wife, my kids for their support. This is going to be hard
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Branson Ferris Wheel to Celebrate One Year Anniversary

June 20, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church BRANSON, Mo. – The community is invited to help celebrate the one year anniversary of the Branson Ferris Wheel this Friday, June 23rd. Starting at 7 p.m. the Branson Ferris Wheel will begin offering the special ride price of 8-dollars per person. Each ride includes two trips around the wheel, which lasts approximately 15 minutes. The first 100 people to purchase tickets for anniversary rides will receive a free Andy's Fro
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C of O Honor America to Feature U.S. Army Golden Knights

June 20, 2017 | Latest News
by Tim Church POINT LOOKOUT, Mo. – College of the Ozarks is hosting its 28th Annual Honor America Celebration on Sunday, June 25th, on campus. Festivities begin with an old-fashioned, BBQ picnic and children's activities at 5:30 p.m. Guests may purchase BBQ sandwich meals or items al a carte until 7:45 p.m. Children's activities will be available until 7:30 p.m. and include face painting, balloons, and a craft area where guests can mak
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‘New Music Showcase’ Wednesday

June 20, 2017 | Enteratainment
Branson's second annual “New Music Showcase and Fundraiser” to benefit the Branson-Hollister Senior Center will kick off at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Dick Clark's American Bandstand Theater. The event will ...read more Source:: Branson Tri-Lakes – Entertainment
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‘Madagascar Jr.’ Friday; Big shows for Up Close

June 20, 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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