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Monday, October 16, 2017
POINT LOOKOUT, MO. — College of the Ozarks will kick off Homecoming 2017, themed “Bobcat Culture,” with its annual “Miss Hard Work U” Coronation Ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 2, at 7 p.m., in Jones Auditorium. Homecoming events run through Saturday, Nov. 4, and guests on campus are encouraged to join the students at chapel the following day, Sunday, Nov. 5, at 11 a.m. Alumni and members of the ...read more
Categories: Civic/Churches, Community, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Member Press Release, Press Release
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
POINT LOOKOUT, MO. — The College of the Ozarks Aquatics Department will offer an American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim program during the month of October. These lessons are limited to ages six months through 15 years. The dates for the classes are Oct. 16-26.   Swim class information:   Parent and Child Aquatics for ages six months to two years, from 5-5:25 p.m., Oct. 16-19. A $40 fee is required ...read more
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Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Branson, Mo. - The Veterans and Military Coalition of the Ozarks (VMCO) or “The Coalition”, has issued the following Position Paper regarding respect for our Nation and National Anthem: “STAND!” A Position Paper Concerning Respect for the U.S. Flag and the U.S. National Anthem WHY STAND FOR THE U.S. FLAG AND THE U.S. NATIONAL ANTHEM? The document that established our Republic, the Declaration ...read more
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Monday, October 09, 2017
Due to the ongoing fire restoration at The Shoji Tabuchi Theatre in Branson, Missouri, The Shoji Tabuchi Family has announced today that they will be unable to re-open the theatre for the remaining 2017 season. The Shoji Theater will be celebrating their 30th year anniversary and are so very excited and looking forward to performing again on stage at their theatre in the Spring of 2018! We will ...read more
Categories: Community, Member Press Release, Tourism, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, October 04, 2017
POINT LOOKOUT, MO. — On Oct. 14, 2017, College of the Ozarks is hosting its 39th annual auction at the transportation garage on campus at 10 a.m.  The auction is open to the public.  The College auctions its own antiques, tools, automobiles, appliances, and household items such as furniture and kitchenware. Robert Owens, of Holt Auction Company, will serve as this year’s auctioneer. The auction ...read more
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Wednesday, October 04, 2017
[Branson, MO], October 2, 2017 -- Tanger Outlets Branson will once again offer shoppers great savings in return for supporting the ongoing efforts to end breast cancer during the 24th annual Tanger PINK Campaign.  The Tanger Pink Campaign runs through October 31. At participating Tanger Outlets Branson retailers, shoppers using the Shop Pink Card will receive additional savings on the best brand ...read more
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Wednesday, October 04, 2017
BRANSON, MO: Branson’s Gift of Lights will be even bigger than last year.  Many new displays will be featured along with all of the favorites from before! This display is sure to be Branson’s premier Christmas light display destination.   Branson’s Gift of Lights opened in 2015 as Branson’s first Christmas light display to feature 100% LED lighting displays. Operating with 100% LED allows for ...read more
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Wednesday, October 04, 2017
Cutting edge video technology to enhance new, patriotic play  POINT LOOKOUT, MO. — College of the Ozarks theatre students will debuted “Flames of Freedom: The Perilous Journey of an Ozarks Aviator,” an inspirational play based on the compelling experiences of The School of the Ozarks graduate, Lt. Earl Woodard this week. Showings take place in the Royal Oak Forum at The Keeter Center on the ...read more
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Wednesday, October 04, 2017
For Immediate ReleaseOctober 3, 2017  Contact: Emily SutliffEvents & Membership Services Manager417-243-2138ESutliff@BransonChamber.com     Branson Chamber TO celebrate small businesses, charities AND hEALTHCARE INDUSTRY  BRANSON, MO. – Come celebrate the area’s small businesses, not-for-profit organizations and the healthcare industry on October 27. This year’s Business Awards luncheon will ...read more
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Friday, September 29, 2017
Months of reconstruction following April flood returns the park to former beauty LAMPE, Missouri –Dogwood Canyon is proud to announce its reopening on Saturday, September 30th. The park has been closed and under reconstruction since being hit by unprecedented floods in April. Water levels reached heights never before seen in the park’s 30-year history. Since then, the Dogwood Canyon team has ...read more
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Friday, September 29, 2017
POINT LOOKOUT, MO. — College of the Ozarks hosted Andrew Zimmern — TV personality, chef, writer, and teacher — at The Keeter Center’s Dobyns Dining Room restaurant last week for a new show he is producing, “The Zimmern List.”  Zimmern is the creator, executive producer, and host of the “Bizarre Foods” franchise on Travel Channel. His love for food and passion for helping others made him a fast ...read more
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Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Dr. Rod Reed, John Brown University chaplain and associate professor of theology, speaks at a convocation at College of the Ozarks  POINT LOOKOUT, MO. — Dr. Rod Reed, John Brown University chaplain and associate professor of theology, spoke at College of the Ozarks Sep. 25 at an academic convocation.  Reed is the university chaplain and associate professor of theology at John Brown University in ...read more
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Tuesday, September 26, 2017
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Monday, September 25, 2017
The Branson Regional Arts Council, is pleased to announce the Fall 2017 Opening of the Branson Convention Center Art Gallery featuring 13 acclaimed area artists. This all-new display features award winning artwork, ranging from oils and acrylics, to photography.The display will run through December 31st, and the public is invited to a free, community event is this Wednesday, September 27th from ...read more
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Monday, September 25, 2017
POINT LOOKOUT, MO. —The College of the Ozarks Agricultural Department will hold their Registered Hereford Production Sale on Saturday, Nov. 25, at 12 p.m. in the Sale Barn on the C of O campus.  Lunch will be available at the Youngman Agriculture Center at 11 a.m.  Cattle will be on the premises for viewing prior to the sale. Cattle in the sale are born and raised on the College beef farm. The ...read more
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Friday, September 22, 2017
Erin Hayes, professor at College of the Ozarks and former ABC World News correspondent, inducted into the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Silver Circle  College of the Ozarks students win NATAS Award  POINT LOOKOUT, MO. —Erin Hayes, professor of the practice of journalism and media studies at College of the Ozarks and former ABC World News correspondent, was inducted into The ...read more
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Thursday, September 21, 2017
Vehicles on display next Friday, Sept. 22, at Ralph Foster Museum for FREE Area Appreciation  POINT LOOKOUT, MO. — On Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, College of the Ozarks will be hosting the Military Vehicle Preservation Association (MVPA) as part of their 91st Anniversary Convoy. In honor of the Convoy’s 91st anniversary, the historic vehicles will be set up in the Ralph Foster Museum parking lot from ...read more
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Friday, September 01, 2017
News ReleaseFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  For More Information Contact: Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge239 Turpentine Creek Lane, Eureka Springs, AR 72632Ike Wever, Promotions Coordinator –  (479) 253-5992 / Ike@turpentinecreek.orgLisa Brinker, Communications Director – (479) 253-5992 / Lisa@turpentinecreek.orgTanya Smith, President - (479) 253-3715 / Tanya@turpentinecreek.org   Turpentine Creek’s ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Holiday Events, Human Interest, Member Press Release, Press Release, Tourism
Monday, May 08, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Charity Jackson/ charity@uber.comMedia Assets: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/nhj0p9zvqrnagsc/AADsGoZSmfDtkXCGv1jcTK7qa?dl=0   Uber Launches in BransonRidesharing Company Launches in BransonExpanding Safe, Reliable Transportation Options for Residents  (Branson, MO) - Uber today announced it will begin operating in Branson. UberX, the company’s popular ridesharing ...read more
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