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Thursday, June 21, 2018
Skaggs Foundation made a $19,250 investment in the future of local health care recently by awarding scholarships to 24 local students pursuing careers in the medical field. The scholarships are for summer and fall 2018 semesters. Among the recipients is Marietta Hagan, of CoxHealth, who is the project coordinator for the Stone and Taney Counties Substance Abuse Initiative. “I appreciate the ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Economic Development, Education, General News Article, Health & Wellness, Member Press Release, Press Release, Workforce Development
Thursday, June 21, 2018
The Stone and Taney Counties Substance Abuse Initiative, in collaboration with ADAPT and the Hollister Area Chamber of Commerce, is hosting a free training to equip local employers with the resources needed to prevent prescription drug misuse. Substance Misuse: Generations Rx Workplace will be held from 1-2:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 26, at Arrowhead Building Supply, Inc., in Hollister. “Prescription ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Health & Wellness, Human Interest, Member Press Release, Papers/Research, Press Release, Workforce Development, Economic Development
Thursday, May 31, 2018
Branson, Mo. – On May 17, 2018, the Veterans and Military Coalition of the Ozarks (VMCO) and the Branson Daybreakers Rotary Club awarded scholarships to two graduating Branson High School seniors. Harmoni McCoy was awarded a scholarship from VMCO and will be attending East Central College in Union, Missouri, pursuing an Elementary Education degree. She is the daughter of Harley McCoy of ...read more
Categories: Civic/Churches, Education, Human Interest, Military, Veterans, Community, General News Article, Member Press Release, Papers/Research
Thursday, May 31, 2018
Tanger Outlets Rings the Closing Bell at the New York Stock Exchange  WHAT: Yesterday, Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc. celebrated its 25th anniversary as a public company by ringing the Closing Bell at the New York Stock Exchange. Steven B. Tanger, Chief Executive Officer, was joined by fellow team members at the NYSE to commemorate the occasion.  To celebrate this opening, here are a few ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic Development, Human Interest, Workforce Development, Economic, General News Article, Member Press Release
Thursday, May 31, 2018
POINT LOOKOUT, MO. — The College of the Ozarks student broadcast news program, “The Point,” was honored with a national Mark of Excellence Award by the Society of Professional Journalists on May 21, 2018.  “The Point” was named the national winner in the “Broadcast News Videography” category for the story, “Solar Eclipse.” The story was produced by “The Point” students Ben Johnson, sophomore ...read more
Categories: Civic/Churches, Economic, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Papers/Research, Community, Education, General News Article, Member Press Release, Workforce Development
Thursday, November 02, 2017
Join Us for the 1st Annual VBBA Legacy Days Vintage Baseball FestivalBranson, MO – An exciting, family-friendly festival is coming to the Ozark Mountain region that celebrates America’s favorite pastime. In collaboration with area residents, business owners, and other community stakeholders, the Vintage Base Ball Association (VBBA) will be joining the Branson community to “preserve, perpetuate, ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Member Press Release, Tourism, Health & Wellness, Holiday Events