The historic John Ross House in Missouri: "Old Matt's Cabin" of The Shepherd of the Hills novelCJ CoombsNewsBreak Contributor
The Smallin Cave near Ozark, Missouri is part of a historic districtCJ CoombsNewsBreak Contributor
Hotel's Pool Chemical Mishap Leaves Children InjuredShannon SmithNewsBreak Contributor
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CATCH-A-CROOK: Confused burglar breaks into business west of Springfield-Branson National Airport
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) - Greene County detectives are investigating a burglary west of the Springfield-Branson National Airport. The crime happened on February 3 at Convenience Plus on 7043 W. State Highway EE. The store’s surveillance video shows a grey-colored sedan pull up outside just before 4 a.m. A man...
‘Evil, but smart’: Victims of Branson contractor and Whispering Oaks RV park owner come forward
Nearly a year after being confronted and exposed by local Mallard Point residents, one of the co-owners of the now abandoned Whispering Oaks Luxury RV Park is back in court, and the news, as his long trail of lies and deceit finally catches up to him. Branson Missouri’s Eddie Brian...
Dolly Parton’s Stampede in Branson sets opening date for 30th season
BRANSON, Mo. (KCTV) - Dolly Parton’s Stampede in Branson has set a date for the opening of its 30th season with new acts and old favorites. Dollywood officials have announced that Dolly Parton’s Stampede in Branson, 1525 W. 76th Country Blvd., will open for its 30th season on Feb. 27 with a new act to add to the unforgettable dinner show. A combination of equestrian excellence, lively music and storytelling, as well as a bit of comedic horseplay and a delicious four-course feast come together to create the experience.
Warming Fire Gets Out of Control North of Branson
According to a post on the Western Taney County Fire Protection District Facebook page, the fire off Green Acres Road north of Branson started getting out of control around 6:20 with several western units responding to the scene. The fire damaged an acre of land as well as the back half of an apartment according to the post.
After fire, farmer leans on faith, support from friends
More than $27,000 has been raised for a Carroll County turkey farmer after a January fire killed 16,000 birds and destroyed critical equipment. Staying in a camper near a turkey house on his farm so he could make sure the birds had ample heat during a period of bitter cold, Brian Floyd awoke in the early morning hours of Sunday, Jan. 21, and looked out the window.
Nixa pool is updating and expanding
NIXA, Mo. – The Nixa Parks & Recreation Department is continuing repairs to the Nixa Aquatics Center, which began last summer. While making repairs to a significant leak, the city has decided to make a few upgrades too. The pool will be adding a new splash pad, an in-water play area, along with seating upgrades. […]
Douglas, Christian County Sheriff’s Announce Break in 35-Year-Old Cold Case
A press conference has been scheduled for this afternoon as spokespeople with the Douglas and Christian County Sheriff’s Office will release new information in a cold case that is nearly 35-years-old. 24-year-old Kelle Workman disappeared from Dogwood Cemetery where she was working on June 30, 1989 following an alleged...
Exploring Branson: Top 3 Italian Restaurants You Must Try
This article presents three exceptional Italian restaurants in Branson. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experience! Please share your thoughts in the comments section below:
A Culinary Journey: Discover Ozark's Finest Latin American Eateries
This article presents a tour of three exceptional Latin American restaurants in Ozark. Have you had the chance to experience their unique flavors? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Branson reports progress on ‘lodging safety initiative’ as city shuts down 6 establishments
As NPR reported several years ago, many working families in Branson fall into what’s sometimes called the “extended stay motel trap” due to income disruptions from the seasonal tourism economy. It’s typically more quiet in Branson during the winter months. This week — after six months...
Detention Center Intake L
This listing includes individuals who have been booked into the Carroll County Detention Center. Charges may be reduced or dropped, and individuals are presumed innocent until being found guilty. As of Friday, Feb. 16, a total of 101 inmates were being housed in the detention center. Feb. 10. ■. ■Branden Rea...
Fayetteville man gets 30 years in prison for crash that killed Missouri man
A Fayetteville man pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 30 years in prison on Wednesday for his involvement in a 2022 crash that killed a Missouri man, according to court documents.
Your Ultimate Guide to Branson's Top 3 Japanese Dining Hotspots
This article presents three exceptional Japanese restaurants located in Branson. Have you had the chance to visit any of them? We'd love to hear about your experiences, so please feel free to share your thoughts in the comments section below.
The historic John Ross House in Missouri: "Old Matt's Cabin" of The Shepherd of the Hills novel
The historic John Ross House, also referred to as Old Matt's Cabin, is located on Missouri Highway 76 in the vicinity of Branson, Missouri at the Shepherd of the Hills farm. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on July 21, 1983.
Nixa tops Branson, wins 19th game of the season
NIXA, Mo–Boys high school basketball Tuesday night, Nixa hosting Branson. The Eagles were looking for their 19th win of the season. Branson connecting from the outside early, Brody Gillespie with the corner three, it’s a one point game. Nixa scoring inside the arc, here Josh Peters working hard on the block and gets the ball […]
How personal income has changed in Taney County—plus, see how it compares to the rest of the state and country
Stacker analyzed Bureau of Economic Analysis data to see how personal income has changed in Taney County, Missouri and how it compares to state and national levels.
The total snowfall Carroll County got in January
Stacker compiled data on the snowfall that Carroll County, Arkansas received in January 2024 using data from the National Centers for Environmental Information
Blue Eye and Wheaton advance to Class 2 District 11 championship game
No. 1 seed, and host, Blue Eye used a big second quarter to advance to the Class 2 District 11 championship game against No. 3 seed Wheaton. The Bulldogs played Crane even through one quarter at 13-13. Blue Eye outscored the Pirates 19-11 in the second quarter, which would prove to be all the Bulldogs needed on a 57-50 win.
Greenwood beats Sparta in district semifinals
SPARTA, Mo–Boys high school playoff basketball Thursday night, Greenwood against Sparta in the Class 3 District 11 semifinals. First quarter, Sparta’s Walker Loveland scored the first six points for the Trojans on back-to-back threes to tie the game. With two minutes to go in the quarter, Collin Clark rises and fires the jumper. Blue Jays […]
Firefighters face fierce winds battling fire
A lake home in Blue Eye was fully engulfed in flames Saturday evening. The Southern Stone County Fire Protection District received a call a little after 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 17 about a residential fire.