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Tuesday, March 28, 2017
(FORSYTH, MO.) The White River Valley Historical Society (“WRVHS”) is seeking genealogical information from family Bibles to be made available to researchers online, as well as at the Society’s Research Library. “The information recorded in Bibles on the family pages usually includes birth, marriage, and death dates and names”, explained WRVHS Managing Director Leslie ...read more
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Friday, March 24, 2017
The Big Three Business Culture + Employee Retention + Engaged Employees A 2015 DeLoitte Survey showed culture, employee engagement and employee retention were the top challenges facing business leaders. Over half of those business leaders rated these issues as urgent, which was up over 20% from the same survey taken it 2014. Many still face these same challenges today. Read our rescent blog to ...read more
Categories: Papers/Research, Economic
Thursday, March 23, 2017
News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For More Information Contact: Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge 239 Turpentine Creek Lane, Eureka Springs, AR 72632 Ike Wever , Promotions Coordinator – (479) 253-5992 / Ike@turpentinecreek.org Lisa Brinker, Communications Director – (479) 253-5992 / Lisa@turpentinecreek.org Tanya Smith, President - (479) 253-3715 / Tanya@turpentinecreek.org ...read more
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Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Bonniebrook Historical Society invites the public to attend the free admittance annual Open House on Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 11:00AM-4:00PM. Light refreshments served from 11:00-2:00. Tours of the house, fine art gallery & museum reveal why Rose O’Neill was among the most notable women artists in the early 20th century. Bonniebrook is one of very few historic sites on the National ...read more
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Tuesday, March 21, 2017
The Branson R-IV Education Foundation recently presented six (6) grant checks to classrooms and teachers across the Branson School District totaling $12,705.00. Grant Recipients include: (1) BHS Technology Practicum led by Jeffrey Howard, (2) Buchanan Elementary Library Media Center led by Kim Pingleton, (3) Cedar Ridge and Buchanan Intermediate 6th Grade Literature Conference led by Caitlin ...read more
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Friday, March 17, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Michael Ayo Choose Branson (417) 330-8176 Choose Branson Lip Sync Clash to be Held in June The second annual Choose Branson Lip Sync Clash will be held at the Branson Landing Fountain and feature reigning champions the Titanic Museum. Branson, MO – Choose Branson, dba Summer Winds Resort Services, LLC, is pleased to announce the second annual Choose Branson Lip Sync ...read more
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Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Skaggs Legacy Endowment dedicated to supporting health and wellness initiatives Now through April 28, Skaggs Foundation is accepting grant applications and concept papers from organizations wishing to receive funding from Skaggs Legacy Endowment. Skaggs Legacy Endowment is a restricted fund made possible by a generous gift from CoxHealth in 2013. To be considered for Skaggs Legacy Endowment ...read more
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Wednesday, March 15, 2017
POINT LOOKOUT, MO. — College of the Ozarks is sending 12 students to Vietnam, paired with 12 Vietnam Veterans, from March 18-31, 2017, traveling as part of the Patriotic Education Travel Program. Many of the groups’ destinations correspond with previous battle sites of the Veteran participants. The trip is under the direction of Bryan Cizek, director of patriotic activities. This ...read more
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Tuesday, March 14, 2017
POINT LOOKOUT, MO. — College of the Ozarks will have a special service honoring Vietnam Veterans at The Missouri Vietnam Veterans Memorial on Thursday, March 30, 2017, at 9 a.m. The Ralph Foster Museum on the campus of College of the Ozarks will offer FREE admission for all Veterans on the day of the event, March 30, 2017. “The College is honored to pay respect to Vietnam Veterans; ...read more
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Sunday, March 12, 2017
PFI Western Store’s 42 nd Annual Spring Tent Sale is from March 22 nd -April 2 nd in PFI’s parking lot! Shop incredible deals on your favorite brands. Over a 1000 men’s, women’s and kid’s boots up to 50%-70% off. PFI has extended their hours for the first weekend (March 24 th -26 th ), opening Friday and Saturday 9:00am-8:00pm and Sunday 10:00am-5:00pm. To show their ...read more
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Friday, March 10, 2017
POINT LOOKOUT, MO. — College of the Ozarks will dedicate The Missouri Gold Star Families Memorial on campus Wednesday, April 19, at 2:30 p.m. The public is invited to attend the ceremony. A reception will follow in The Keeter Center. The purpose of the Gold Star Families Memorial Monument is to honor Gold Star Families (those who have lost immediate family members killed in their service to ...read more
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Friday, March 10, 2017
The 11 th Annual Branson Elvis Festival will be held at Dick Clark’s American Bandstand Theater April 7-9, 2017. The highlight of the festival, the Ultimate Elvis ® Tribute Artist Contest™, will take place on Saturday, April 8 at 7 pm. This contest is one of a select few tribute competitions sanctioned by Elvis Presley Enterprises, Inc. and will be hosted by the incomparable Dean ...read more
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Friday, March 10, 2017
March 2017 – Branson, MO - 50 years and four generations later, the Presleys entertainment legacy lives on with Presleys' Country Jubilee's 50th anniversary year at 8 p.m., Friday, March 10, 2017. The Presleys have become icons of music in the Ozarks, first playing the underground stages of local caves, creating their blend of music and comedy that would set the stage for ...read more
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Friday, March 10, 2017
Due to popular demand, "SIX" will be extending Area Appreciation through the end of March at Hughes Brothers Theatre! For tickets, call 1-877-SIX-SHOW!
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Monday, March 06, 2017
Charity golf tournament offers opportunity to play two great Branson courses Branson’s Skaggs Classic charity golf tournament will return June 9-10 this year with the incredible opportunity for golfers to enjoy not just one beautiful Branson course, but two. “Branson has so many wonderful courses and we decided this year to give our sponsors the opportunity to try a couple of the ...read more
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Wednesday, March 01, 2017
BRANSON, Mo. — Table Rock Lake will offer the rare chance to catch a grand slam of black bass during the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Central Open, March 2-4. The Central Open anglers will likely bring mixed bags of bass to the weigh-in scales because Table Rock contains populations of three species of black bass — largemouth, smallmouth and spotted — along with the ...read more
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Wednesday, March 01, 2017
Non-stop service to Houston begins in June … United Airlines begins new, non‐stop service between Springfield‐Branson National Airport (SGF) and Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH), beginning June 8. Tickets are on sale now. “As the 4th largest city in the U.S., Houston is a great nonstop destination for business and leisure travelers,” says Andrew ...read more
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Wednesday, March 01, 2017
SPRINGFIELD, Mo., February 27, 2017 — Chris Myer, Vice President of Marketing for Myer Hotels in Branson, has been named to the Drury University Breech School of Business Administration Advisory Board. Myer is a 1992 Drury graduate who doubled majored in business administration and public relations. The Board advises, promotes and proactively supports the interests of Drury and the Breech ...read more
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Wednesday, March 01, 2017
POINT LOOKOUT, MO. — On March 8-14, 2017, College of the Ozarks will host the annual National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Division II Men’s Basketball Championship at the Howell W. Keeter Athletic Complex. The 26 th annual tournament will consist of 32 teams, including the local College of the Ozarks Bobcats. The Division II championship is a 32-team, ...read more
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Wednesday, March 01, 2017
BRANSON, MO. Branson’s IMAX® Entertainment Complex is hosting “An Enchanted Tea Party” on Saturday, March 18, 2017, in conjunction with the new Disney release, Beauty and the Beast . Proceeds from the royal event to benefit Ozark Mountain Country Love INC. Guests will have the opportunity to choose from two different “Enchanted Tea Party” times. 12:30 p.m. ...read more
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Monday, January 30, 2017
Fundraiser to benefit children with special needs The Rock and Rev Charity Car Raffle and Live Music Event kicks off its second year in 2017 and this year’s grand prize is a hot throwback to the American muscle car! The event will feature the return of music from classic rock band, The Professors and Maryann, as well as a BBQ dinner and dessert from Famous Dave’s, cash bar, dancing ...read more
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