Day: January 27, 2021

H.S. Basketball: Branson Grabs Overtime Win, Harrison Tangles With Huntsville

In High School Basketball action Tuesday night, the Branson Pirates at home trailed visiting Springfield Parkview for all but a few seconds during their contest. But the Pirates chipped away at the lead and hit a three at the buzzer to take the game to overtime, then held on to grab a 67-64 victory. The …

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Winter Weather Advisory Continues, School Closings

by: Scott McCaulley Winter Precipitation has caused several schools in the area to cancel onsite classes for today. Among the schools in the Lakes Region to cancel classes as of 6:30 am are in Missouri are Ava, Billings, Blue Eye, Bradleyville, Branson, Chadwick, Clever, Forsyth, Gainesville, Galena, Hollister, Hurley, Kirbyville, Lutie, Mark Twain, Nixa, Ozark, …

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Missouri State Treasurer Talks About COVID Financial Issues

by: Scott McCaulley Missouri State Treasurer and Lakes Area Native Scott Fitzpatrick joins KRZK’s “Ozarks Now” Program on Tuesday and talked about some of the challenges his office and State Government in general have faced during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Fitzpatrick, who grew up in Shell Knob and still has a family home in Cassville, said …

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Branson Lawmakers Give Final Approval to Transfer of Recycle Center

by: Scott McCaulley and JonChristopher Collins The Branson Board of Alderman approve on final reading the transfer of the Recycle Center in Branson to Taney County. With the final passage of the Bill, the Equipment at the Branson Recycle Center will be transferred from the City to the County with the center itself to move …

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McNair Recommends Email for Constituent Contact

by: Scott McCaulley With some access to the State Capital in Little Rock restricted to do COVID-19 Precautions, an Area Lawmaker suggests the best way the public can communicate with their Representative. Area State Representative Ron McNair on Tuesday’s “Around the Table” Program on KHOZ says personal email messages are the best way to stay …

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Springfield Developer Looks at Affordable Housing Project in Branson

by: Jacob Blount, Ozarks First A Springfield non-profit is helping bring new life to an affordable housing project in Branson, Missouri. Life360 Community Services is planning to bring 30 to 40 new townhomes to Fall Creek Road. The future townhomes will be similar to the $6.7 million housing project Life360 finished in Springfield at the …

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