Mother, Daughter and Friend Disappeared Without a Trace: The 1992 Springfield Three CaseSenaiNewsBreak Contributor
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
The Fallin Brothers Building of 1919 in Springfield, Missouri still serves a purposeCJ CoombsNewsBreak Contributor
Hotel's Pool Chemical Mishap Leaves Children InjuredShannon SmithNewsBreak Contributor
Family and former investigators reflect on 1989 cold case breakthrough
DOUGLAS COUNTY, Mo. — Dozens of friends, family, and former and current law enforcement gathered outside the Pleasant Ridge Southern Baptist Church. After nearly 35 years of questions, those close to the murder of 24-year-old Kelle Workman are starting to get answers. “We met with the prosecutor from Douglas County, and we looked things over […]
Green Bridge in Christian County has closed after 112 years. Could it be preserved?
Early in the morning of Thursday, Feb. 8, Sandi Green-Baker said goodbye to Green Bridge. She wanted to drive over the 112-year-old steel truss bridge, which crosses the Finley River on Smyrna Road near Ozark in Christian County, one last time before it closed. She, like many in the community, has always been charmed by the bridge.
Christian Co. library officials pushing against proposed legislation requiring elected library boards across Missouri
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) - Library directors in Christian County raised concerns about proposed legislation that requires all public libraries in the state to be overseen by an elected public library board. A Missouri House committee hearing is scheduled to discuss the bill on Wednesday morning. HB 2498 requires public libraries,...
Savor the Flavors: Four Must-Try Italian Restaurants in Ozark
In this article, we will be exploring four exquisite Italian restaurants nestled in the heart of Ozark. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these fine establishments yet? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below!
‘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...
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.
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.
The gas price fluctuate between $2.79 and $2.99 in Ozark as of 2024-02-21. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Wednesday is $3.274, a week ago the price is $3.256 , according to AAA.
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 […]
Christian County Lincoln Days Scheduled For Saturday
(Springfield’s News Talk 104.1) – Christian County Lincoln Days will take place this Saturday. The event will feature US Senator Josh Hawley, US Congressman Eric Burlison, and several other speakers. The Ozark Event Center will host the event, and doors will open at 4 PM. Springfield’s Talk 104.1...
The Coaster101 Podcast – Pleading The FITH: The Coaster101 Guide to Silver Dollar City
Nestled deep in the Ozark Mountains of Branson, Missouri is a park that has long been on Andrew’s theme park bucket list – Silver Dollar City. A park with an immensely rich history, Silver Dollar City is celebrating 64 years of operation this season with an all-new roller coaster, Fire in the Hole.
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.
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.
Proposed battery storage facility causing concern for neighbors in Christian County
OZARK, Mo. (KY3) -Neighbors in Christian County are up in arms over a proposal to build a large battery storage facility near Ozark. They say only a handful of households were even told about it ahead of time. The project has been proposed by Black Mountain Energy Storage and if...
From the Darkroom: The old town of Forsyth, before the waters of Bull Shoals Lake rose
A view of the old town of Forsyth before the development of Bull Shoals Lake, which led to the relocation of the town. The image highlights three notable buildings from the original settlement. One of these buildings was still in use, occupied by a construction company. In the upper left of the photograph was a significant new construction project by the Ozarks Utilities Corporation. This structure was a multifaceted building, intended to serve several purposes: It housed a restaurant, a tavern, a hotel with 21 rooms, and an ice vending facility. Notably, the building was located just above the flood stage water level of Bull Shoals Lake.
The Smallin Cave near Ozark, Missouri is part of a historic district
On March 8, 2018, the Smallin Cave Historic District was listed in the National Register of Historic Places. It's located at 3575 North Smallin Road in the vicinity of Ozark, Missouri and about 16 miles southwest of Springfield, Missouri.
This famous Missouri food may become the state's official dish if new bill passes
MISSOURI, USA — A bill introduced to the Missouri House of Representatives is attempting to establish an official state dish popularized in one of the state's most populous cities. Rep. Jamie Gragg, who represents Christian County outside of Springfield, is pushing the state's legislature to name Springfield Cashew Chicken...
Forsyth aldermen approve new police recruitment incentive
The Forsyth Police Department now has funds to offer new recruits a yearly bonus to offset the cost of police academy tuition. During the January Board of Aldermen meeting in Forsyth, an unexpected proposal made by Alderman Scott Novak gave the board a possible resolution to battle officer turnover and empower recruitment efforts within the Forsyth Police Department. Novak’s suggestion emerged after the monthly police chief update by Forsyth Police Chief Patrick Gray.
Feb. 20 district basketball central
Find scores for tonight’s district basketball games below. School of the Ozarks 47, Exeter 37 – FINAL – PHOTOS.
Boys wrestling qualifies 4 for state tournament
The Nixa boys wrestling team competed in the Class 4 District 3 tournament at Raymore-Peculiar High School on Feb. 16-17. 16 teams took the mat, and the Eagles placed sixth overall as a team with 107.5 points, behind Lee's Summit (109), Ozark (133), Ray-Pec (147), Neosho (158.5), and Willard (175).