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Thursday, August 17, 2017
A magical evening awaits at this year’s Masquerade Skaggs Bash. The Bash, Skaggs Foundation’s largest annual fundraiser, is set for 5:30 p.m. Oct. 5 at Chateau on the Lake Resort, Spa and Convention Center. The incredible evening includes dinner, drinks, live music, a dessert extravaganza, silent and live auctions and award for best dressed. “Masquerade Skaggs Bash is going to be ...read more
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Wednesday, August 16, 2017
POINT LOOKOUT, MO. — Last spring marked the seventh year the Chris Waller Memorial Scholarship has been presented to a College of the Ozarks graduate in memory of Chris Waller. The deserving scholarship recipient was Jacob Oliver. Oliver graduated from College of the Ozarks on May 7, 2017. He is from Peculiar, Missouri, and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in mathematics and computer ...read more
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Wednesday, August 16, 2017
BRANSON, Mo. – The Army Corps of Engineers encourages the public to provide comments on the draft for Table Rock Lake Shoreline Management Plan before the comment period closes Aug. 30. Around 700 people attended the public workshops, held July 31 through Aug. 2, and more than 350 comments have been received so far. “We want to thank the public for their interest and input into this ...read more
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Tuesday, August 15, 2017
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Wednesday, August 09, 2017
When Classie Hurst, of Bradleyville, arrives to CoxHealth Cancer Center Branson each week for a blood transfusion, one of her first decisions is always choosing what to have for lunch. Chicken salad is her favorite but sometimes she craves a cheeseburger. Thanks to Skaggs Foundation’s cancer center meal program, on the days of her transfusion, Hurst is able to order her favorite food from ...read more
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Tuesday, August 08, 2017
“Take a ‘Time Out’ to enjoy life with good friends and neighbors” BRANSON, MO. Faith Lutheran Church invites everyone to take a little ‘time out’ and enjoy life at the 2017 Annual Family and Friends Summerfest Block Party. A trip back in time to the good ole days, when you can spend a lazy August Sunday afternoon with good friends and neighbors while enjoying ...read more
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Monday, August 07, 2017
Scammers pretending to support Veterans continue to show up in our communities. An organization calling themselves “MILITARY PATHWAYS”, and claiming to have an office on East Sunshine, Springfield, MO, was taking donations and selling military style baseball hats and other military related marketing items at the Branson Wal-Mart Supercenter today, August 4, 2017. In this case, the ...read more
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Monday, August 07, 2017
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Monday, August 07, 2017
POINT LOOKOUT, MO. — Vietnam Veteran Sgt. Maj. Eddie Neas (USMCR/RET) traveled back to Vietnam in March 2016 as part of the College of the Ozarks Patriotic Education Travel Program – only to discover a single dog tag at Khe Sanh. Forty-nine years after it was lost, Neas will deliver the dog tag to the family of the fallen. In a ceremony on Tuesday, August 8, in Magnolia, Texas, Neas ...read more
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Monday, August 07, 2017
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Friday, August 04, 2017
Vintage Paris, a locally owned coffee shop in historic downtown Hollister, is hosting a fundraiser for Skaggs Foundation throughout the month of August. During Coffee for a Cause, Vintage Paris will donate $4 from every online purchase of $20 or more when customers use the coupon code “SkaggsFound.” “As the emergency services and critical care director of nursing at Cox Medical ...read more
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Thursday, August 03, 2017
THE WORLD'S ONLY ACROBATIC AERIALIST ?, Janice Martin, of the Janice Martin Cirque Show, Branson, Missouri will be performing with POPS Cirque de la Symphonie, August 20, 2017, at the Ocean City Music Pier, Ocean City, New Jersey. Martin said she is "excited" to be a part of this all new production including aerial flyers, acrobats, contorionist, dancers and strongment! It's an ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Member Press Release, Press Release
Tuesday, August 01, 2017
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Friday, July 21, 2017
The Branson Regional Arts Council has partnered with Forte Theatre Productions to present one of their most unique entertainment events yet, a steampunk version of William Shakespeare’s classic “ A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” There will be four performances of this fun, family friendly show on Sunday July 30th, Monday July 31st , Sunday August 6th, and Monday August 7th at ...read more
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Friday, July 21, 2017
BRANSON, July 19, 2017 - The new ownership group of Branson’s historic The Shepherd of the Hills announced last week that not only are they planning to keep the long-running outdoor play alive, but they are also adding many new adventure-based attractions to the area. The owners introduced themselves, as well as a new name in a press conference on July 13. The new Shepherd of the Hills ...read more
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Monday, May 08, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Charity Jackson/ charity@uber.com Media Assets: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/nhj0p9zvqrnagsc/AADsGoZSmfDtkXCGv1jcTK7qa?dl=0 Uber Launches in Branson Ridesharing Company Launches in Branson Expanding Safe, Reliable Transportation Options for Residents (Branson, MO) - Uber today announced it will begin operating in Branson. UberX, the company’s popular ...read more
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