Day: November 11, 2014

Crisis Center to Receive County Funds

Taney County Commissioners award funds from the county’s Marriage and Dissolution Fee Domestic Violence Shelter Fund to The Crisis Center, also known as the Women’s Crisis Center of Taney County. County Treasurer Melanie Smith… http://mp3/template_maxi/player_mp3_maxi.swf Smith says The Crisis Center is the only qualified agency to apply for the fee distribution. She estimates the amount …

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Cold and Rainy Forecast for Veteran’s Day

BRANSON, Mo. – Those going to any of the area’s Veteran’s Day Parades will need to bundle up this morning as temperatures are expected to be in the 30’s according to the National Weather Service in Springfield. Meteorologist Gene Hatch provides your Veteran’s Day forecast: http://mp3/template_maxi/player_mp3_maxi.swf Hatch says our above average temperatures we experienced last …

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Candidates Sought for Extension Council

Nominations are being accepted for the upcoming Taney County Extension Council election. Program Director Chrystal Irons visited with county commissioners on Monday… http://mp3/template_maxi/player_mp3_maxi.swf Irons says a total of 8 Extension council members will be elected, including 4 from eastern Taney County and 4 from western Taney County, with the election taking place exclusively online for …

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State Program Offers Heating Bill Assistance

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo – Missourians are now able to apply for financial assistance with their heating bills as colder temperatures are headed our way. The Missouri Department of Social Services opened the application period for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program which will last through March. To be eligible, Missouri residents must have an …

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Branson Aldermen Approve Budget for 2015

Branson aldermen approve first reading of the city’s 2015 municipal budget, including a 5-year capital program and budget reserve policy. Finance Director Jamie Rouch… http://mp3/template_maxi/player_mp3_maxi.swf Revenue is projected at 1-percent growth. The budget includes 50-thousand dollars for parks and trails development, 50-thousand dollars for sidewalk improvements downtown, and 100-thousand dollars for legal expenses. City Administrator …

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