• News for Press Release

    Monday, May 13, 2019
    Long Creek Bridge on Missouri Route 86 Set to CLOSE Monday, June 3, for Up to 30 Days for Urgent Repairs Taney/Stone Counties – The Long Creek bridge which carries Missouri Route 86 traffic across Table Rock Lake between Ridgedale and Blue Eye is scheduled to CLOSE for up to 30 days beginning Monday, June 3, the Missouri Department of Transportation said.  The bridge will be CLOSED ‘round the ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Monday, May 13, 2019
    Larry Hurst Joins Branson Bank Lending Center Branson Bank is pleased to announce the hire of Larry D. Hurst as Vice President, Business Development Officer. Hurst will serve the Stone County market for Branson Bank alongside Larry Maloney, VP / Community Lender, and Paula Parton, Loan Representative, at the Branson Bank Lending Center located in Branson West, MO.   Hurst has over forty years ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Economic, Press Release
    Thursday, May 09, 2019
    News ReleaseFor Immediate ReleaseMore Information:  Sheila House, 417.846.3794May 9, 2019  VOTED #1 IN STONE AND TANEY COUNTIES  Wedgewood Gardens Assisted Living located in Branson West, was voted the #1 Best Assisted Living in Stone and Taney counties. The voting was conducted by Branson News readers.  Jolynn Hunt, Chief Marketing Officer for The Cottages, LLC, Wedgewood Gardens’ parent ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
    Saturday, May 04, 2019
    The First Annual BRAC BBQ FEST Is Coming To Downtown Branson!   Excitement and fun waits for everyone at the First Annual Branson Regional Arts Council (BRAC) BBQ Festival in Liberty Plaza behind the Historic Owen Theater in Downtown Branson!
   The BRAC BBQ Fest is set for Saturday, June 1st from 10am until 6pm. Admission is free, and attendees will enjoy a large assortment of live ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
    Thursday, May 02, 2019
    Announcing New "Bluegrass Nights" atSilver Dollar City's Bluegrass & BBQ FestivalIncluding Grammy-Winners Diamond Rio, Rhonda VincentOne of the world’s top bluegrass events, the Bluegrass & BBQ Festival, announces its biggest lineup ever with all-new “Bluegrass Nights,” beginning today and pickin’ through the month until May 27 at Silver Dollar City. Awarded by the International Bluegrass Music ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
    Friday, April 26, 2019
    NEW ATTRACTION BRINGS ZIPLINE RACING TO THE OZARKS Runway Mountain Coaster is pleased to announce the next exciting new addition to Branson Adventure Mountain on State Highway 165, just 1.3 miles south of Highway 76 and the Titanic. Flyaway Quad Ziplines are now under construction with plans to open by early summer. “Flyaway will be like nothing else in this area,” according to Mark Ruda, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Economic
    Monday, April 22, 2019
    Chicago the Musical Opens May 2nd At Historic Owen Theatre  Chicago the Musical (Rated PG-13), opens on Thursday, May 2nd for 5 high energy performances at the Historic Owen Theatre in Branson.    With shows at 7pm on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, as well as 2pm matinee shows on Saturday and Sunday, Chicago the Musical promises to be one of the most talked about performances of the 2019 ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Thursday, April 18, 2019
    KSMU news director to speak at OTC commencement  SPRINGFIELD, MO — Jennifer Moore, the news director and content coordinator for KSMU Radio, will give the commencement address at Ozarks Technical Community College’s graduation ceremony Thursday, May 16 at 6 p.m. The event will be held at JQH Arena on the Missouri State University Campus. In addition to all graduates and their families, the ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Friday, April 12, 2019
    Long reintroduces bill to protect homeowners on Table Rock Lake  SPRINGFIELD, MO – Congressman Billy Long (MO-07) reintroduced legislation to protect homeowners on Table Rock Lake from being forced by the Army Corps of Engineers to remove existing structures on their property that conflict with the lake's new boundary lines.Numerous homeowners around Table Rock Lake have structures on their ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Press Release, Chamber, Political