• News for Economic

    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
    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
    Tuesday, March 12, 2019
    Fleming Named Chief Marketing Officer (Branson, MO) Branson Bank is pleased to announce the promotion of Halley Fleming to Chief Marketing Officer. Fleming leads all marketing and communication efforts and is responsible for defining and executing the marketing strategy set by the Board of Directors. Fleming received a Bachelor’s of Science at College of the Ozarks, double majoring in Business ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Press Release, General News Article
    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
    Chamber President/CEO Sheila Thomas appointed to Missouri Division of Tourism Advisory CommitteeKimberling City, MO – The Table Rock Lake Chamber of Commerce announced today that Sheila Thomas, President/CEO of the Table Rock Lake Chamber of Commerce, has been appointed to the Cooperative Marketing Program Advisory Committee (CMPAC) of the Missouri Division of Tourism (MDT). The CMPAC is comprised ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Political, Economic, Press Release
    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
    Friday, March 08, 2019
    Mortgage Center Coming Soon to Branson Bank’s Gretna Location (Branson, MO) Branson Bank is pleased to announce a unique way the community will be able to experience mortgage loans at its new Gretna location, beginning March 8, 2019. The full-service bank now offers a one-of-a-kind experience that allows customers to meet with their mortgage lenders, along with their operations and processing ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Press Release, General News Article
    Friday, March 08, 2019
    Chateau on the Lake Resort, Spa & Convention Center in Branson, Missouri Receives ConventionSouth Magazine’s Prestigious “Readers’ Choice Award”   BRANSON, MO (March 2019) – Chateau on the Lake Resort, Spa & Convention Center in Branson, Missouri, recently captured another honor:  the coveted “Readers’ Choice Award” from ConventionSouth magazine. The award recognizes an elite list of the top ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Press Release