• News for Community

    Monday, March 25, 2019
    The Branson Regional Arts Council is excited to announce another exciting painting event called "Art Class by the Glass," to be held at Vino Cellars at the Lake, 15038 Business Hwy 13?, Branson West, MO 65737. This "Cork & Canvas" type event is scheduled for Thursday, March 28, 2019 from 5pm - 7pm. The $25 registration fee (per person) includes all painting supplies and instruction. Wine is ...read more
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    Monday, March 25, 2019
    Fairytale Musical Into The Woods Opens At Historic Owen Theatre  Forte Theatre Productions and the Branson Regional Arts Council are excited to team up for the second musical of the 2019 Season at the Historic Owen Theatre, Into The Woods, with performances on April 4,7,8,11,14 and 15 at 7:30pm.   Advance reserve tickets are $16.95* (Adults 18+), and $11.45* (Youth 4-17) and are available at ...read more
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    Thursday, March 21, 2019
    World leaders in live performance, acrobatics and unconventional music will perform daily on the stages of Silver Dollar City (SDC) during The Festival of Wonder, April 10-28. Billed as “A Most Amazing Entertainment Experience,” the festival features performances that are as unexpected as they are entertaining, with elements like pyro theatrics and aerial acrobatics.                     “These ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, March 19, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD, MO — Ozarks Technical Community College’s Career Services will host a job fair on Wednesday, March 27 from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the OTC Springfield Campus in Lincoln Hall, room 211. The event is free and open to the public.   The job fair is designed for both career-minded individuals and those seeking seasonal or part-time employment. Several local employers will be in attendance ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Tuesday, March 19, 2019
    Twelve young performers from the Branson area experienced a journey of a life-time this past week as they successfully fulfilled a dream that began six months ago; an opportunity to participate in one of the Nation’s leading high school music education programs, Festival Disney in Orlando, Florida.   The students (from youngest to oldest) include; Hallie Groff (9), Jake Musser (13), Sydney Pride ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
    Friday, March 15, 2019
    (Branson, Mo. 3/13/19)       Silver Dollar City’s Time Traveler, has been named in the “Top 10 Best Theme-Park Rides for Families” in America by Parents, the New York-based Meredith publication with national circulation exceeding 2 million. The world’s fastest, steepest & tallest complete-circuit spinning coaster finds itself among the ranks of Disney and Universal parks, cementing Time Traveler ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Community, Press Release
    Friday, March 15, 2019
    Amazing “Superpower Dogs” Take Over the IMAX Screen in Branson Branson, MO – Branson’s IMAX® Entertainment Complex will premiere the latest IMAX documentary Superpower Dogs on Friday, March 15, 2019.  From the filmmakers behind the acclaimed documentaries Jerusalem and Journey to Mecca, Superpower Dogs offers a first-time ever window into the life-saving superpowers and extraordinary bravery of ...read more
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    Monday, March 11, 2019
    Presenting its biggest and boldest year of entertainment in history, Silver Dollar City opens this week, March 13, for the 2019 season. Declaring 2019 as “The Year of Shows & Festivals,” the internationally-awarded, 1880s-style theme park presents an entire new slate of entertainment and festival adventures, beginning with Spring Ride Days, from March 13 to April 7, an event for families who want ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Monday, March 11, 2019
    NEIGHBORS AND FRIENDS OF TABLE ROCK LAKE PRESENTS GRANT RECIPIENTS OVER $71,000 On March 11, 2019, Neighbors and Friends of Table Rock Lake distributed $71,208 to twenty-two (22) 501(c)3 organizations that applied for a grant.  Applicants can apply starting in May, 2019. Applications must be postmarked no later than August 1, 2019. Go to www.NFTRL.org for application.  The events were: 18th ...read more
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    Monday, March 11, 2019
    OTC breaks ground on new education center in Republic Construction is underway for Ozarks Technical Community College’s newest education center in Republic. Projected to open in August 2020, the 30,000-square-foot facility is being built by Rich Kramer Construction on a 7.69-acre property near the west side of the city. The land was donated to OTC in 2015 by the Bussey, Cox and Lipscomb ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Community, Press Release
    Monday, March 11, 2019
    Daughters without Mothers Spring Tea and Seminar Springfield, MO –Oxford HealthCare®, an affiliate of CoxHealth®, will host its 10th Annual Daughters without Mothers Spring Tea and Seminar on April 6th, 2019.  This annual event is designed as a time to remember and celebrate mothers, and is free to attend.    “It is important as daughters, that we celebrate our mothers even after they pass, and ...read more
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    Friday, March 08, 2019
    DEWEY SHORT VISITOR CENTER OPEN FOR SEASON  BRANSON, Mo. – The Dewey Short Visitor Center is now open for the season daily from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.  Located just south of Table Rock Dam on State Highway 165, the visitor center offers several interactive displays, a 22-minute film about the purpose and construction of the dam, and viewing decks overlooking Table Rock Lake and Dam. Picnic ...read more
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    Tuesday, March 05, 2019
    Get Ready for spring! How up to date are you in regards to the new boating laws or your boating skills. All of us need to keep up with our skills and knowledge of the rules of safe boating. The U.S.Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 5-3 of Kimberling City will be hosting two two part class starting April 1st at 5:30pm and concluding April 8th at 5:30pm at the Gibson Tech School in Reeds Spring, MO. ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Friday, March 01, 2019
    Silver Dollar City's Young Christians' Weekend(Branson, Missouri 3/1/19)      Billed as “The Ultimate 3-Day Youth Event,” Silver Dollar City’s Young Christians’ Weekend (YCW), April 5-7, is designed to bring youth groups together in Branson, Missouri for three days of worship, learning and fun at one of America’s top 10 theme parks.  Starting in 1975, YCW has gained notoriety throughout America’s ...read more
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    Monday, January 28, 2019
    Skaggs Legacy Endowment dedicated to supporting health and wellness initiatives Now through April 26, Skaggs Foundation is accepting grant applications and concept papers from organizations wishing to receive funds from Skaggs Legacy Endowment. Skaggs Legacy Endowment is a restricted endowment fund dedicated to improving health and wellness in Stone and Taney counties. Since the endowment fund ...read more
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