Day: October 27, 2017

Breaking News: NAIA Division Two National Basketball Championship Not Returning to C of O

by: Scott McCaulley The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics will move the 2018 Men’s Division II Basketball National Championships at the request of College of the Ozarks, the location of the past 18 Championship Tournaments. Discussion had been held between the two institutions over the last few weeks after C of O President Dr. Jerry …

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BREAKING NEWS: NAIA Division Division Two National Championship Not Returning to C of O

The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics will move the 2018 Men’s Division II Basketball National Championships at the request of College of the Ozarks, the location of the past 18 Championship Tournaments. Discussion had been held between the two institutions over the last few weeks after C of O President Dr. Jerry Davis announced a …

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UPDATE: Branson Police Looking for Man Who Raped Teenage Girl

UPDATE: We now have a sketch of the wanted suspect, which is posted above. If you recognize this man, follow the steps below and contact local law enforcement.   ORIGINAL STORY: BRANSON, Mo. – Branson Police are searching for a man who abducted and raped a 14-year-old girl Thursday afternoon. According to a news release, the …

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Repairs Approved for Newton County Highways

JASPER, Ark. – The Arkansas State Highway Commission has approved bids for improvements to roadways in Newton County. The first project is to repair 0.3 miles of State Highway 7 that sustained landslide damage in Newton County. Construction is estimated to cost $1,878,140.67. Its completion is expected in mid-2018. The purpose of the second project …

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AR Authorities Participate in Drug Take-Back

HARRISON, Ark. – Local sheriff’s offices around north central Arkansas are participating in the national Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday. The event provides an opportunity for the public to surrender expired, unwanted, or unused pharmaceutical controlled substances and other medications for destruction. In Carroll County, the Eureka Springs Police Department and the Sheriff’s Office in …

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Comic Force and State of the Ozarks to Host Halloween Events

BRANSON/HOLLISTER, Mo. – Comic Force and State of the Ozarks are teaming up to host two special Halloween events this Saturday, October 28th in Branson and in Hollister. The array of events kicks-off at 10 a.m. at Comic Force, at The Shoppes at Branson Meadows, where they will be giving away their supply of free Halloween …

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TCAD to Escort Forsyth Boy to Trick or Treat in Branson

BRANSON, Mo. – One Forsyth child is getting a Halloween treat he’ll never forget thanks to the efforts of the Taney C ounty Ambulance District and the Branson Landing. On Tuesday, October 31st, McKoy Stringer is receiving a special escort in a TCAD ambulance to the Branson Landing for its 11th annual Safe Street Trick or …

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