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Missouri News: Waynesville 5-year old to Meet Dozens of Mayors at Once in Branson

BRANSON, MO – Mayors from across the State of Missouri are coming together to help 5-year old Taylor Duncan meet her goal to have ice cream with every Mayor in the State, by inviting her to meet dozens of Mayors at once. Duncan has accepted an invitation to have ice cream with an entire room … Continue reading Missouri News: Waynesville 5-year old to Meet Dozens of Mayors at Once in Branson

Missouri News: AG Josh Hawley Files Lawsuit Against Branson Duck Vehicles and Ripley Entertainment

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Friday filed a petition in the Circuit Court of Taney County urging the court to enjoin Branson Duck Vehicles, LLC and Ripley Entertainment, Inc. from operating duck boats in Missouri.  The Attorney General’s Office alleges violations of the Missouri Merchandising Practices Act, Missouri’s principal consumer-protection statute. On … Continue reading Missouri News: AG Josh Hawley Files Lawsuit Against Branson Duck Vehicles and Ripley Entertainment

Missouri News: Branson Board Approves Purchase of Land for New Police Department

BRANSON, MO – The Branson Board of Aldermen has approved a contract to purchase a 5.5-acre piece of land from the Tanstone, LLC for about $950,000 that will be the future home of the new Branson Police Department building.  The land is located at Roark Valley Road and Forsythe Street.  The City will purchase this … Continue reading Missouri News: Branson Board Approves Purchase of Land for New Police Department

Missouri News: Branson Alderwoman Betsy Seay Resigns

BRANSON, MO – Branson Alderwoman Betsy Seay is resigning from the Board of Aldermen as of September 1, 2018.  Mayor Karen Best read a resignation letter from Seay at Tuesday night’s Board of Aldermen meeting. Alderwoman Seay has served on the board, representing Ward III for 2 1/2 Years.  Seay has moved out of her … Continue reading Missouri News: Branson Alderwoman Betsy Seay Resigns

Branson Missouri News: Police Release the Name of Victim, Amber Lawson, in Fatal Pedestrian Incident

BRANSON, MO – The pedestrian involved in Friday’s fatal accident on US Highway 65 has been identified as 33-year-old, Amber Lawson of Branson, Missouri.  The City of Branson extends its sincerest condolences to the family as they mourn the loss of Mrs. Lawson. At approximately 8:29 PM on Friday, August 24, 2018, Branson Police Department … Continue reading Branson Missouri News: Police Release the Name of Victim, Amber Lawson, in Fatal Pedestrian Incident

Missouri News: Branson Police Start Impaired Driving Crackdown Today

BRANSON, MO – You will see more Branson Police officers looking for impaired drivers starting today, as they join a nationwide “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” crackdown.  This will include high-visibility enforcement throughout the City of Branson and will run from August 17 to September 3, 2018.  The Branson Police Department will have officers … Continue reading Missouri News: Branson Police Start Impaired Driving Crackdown Today

Branson Missouri News: Enrollment Now Open for 2018 Citizen Police Academy

BRANSON, MO – The Branson Police Department is now accepting applications for its 2018 Citizen Police Academy, where community members are given an opportunity to learn about police procedures and investigation techniques. The Citizen Police Academy offers a behind-the-scenes look at the Branson Police Department and will give participants hands-on experiences and insights into the … Continue reading Branson Missouri News: Enrollment Now Open for 2018 Citizen Police Academy

INDIANAPOLIS | Hundreds attend funeral for father, 3 kids killed on boat

INDIANAPOLIS — A father and three children who were among nine members of a close-knit Indiana family killed in a tourist boast accident were remembered Friday during a nearly three-hour service attended by hundreds who showed up to support their surviving relatives. Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb, first lady Janet Holcomb and U.S. Rep. Andre Carson … Continue reading INDIANAPOLIS | Hundreds attend funeral for father, 3 kids killed on boat