Month: February 2020

High school sports score update | Sports

Branson Pirates: The Pirates defeated Carl Junction 59-39 Friday.Lady Pirates: The Lady Pirates fell 80-45 to an undefeated Carl Junction team Friday. HollisterLady Tigers: The Lady Tigers fell 49-46 at Mansfield Thursday, ending the regular season with a 16-10 record.Reeds SpringWolves: The Wolves picked up a 53-45 win at Monett Friday.Lady Wolves: The Lady…

Silver Dollar City Posts Mystic River Falls Video Preview

<p>by: Jon Christoper Collins, HTDN Intern</p> <p>Silver Dollar City is counting down to the unveiling of a new ride.</p> <p>It’s a river raft ride called Mystic River Falls. SDC’s website and Facebook page displays a video for park-goers to see the ride before it opens.</p> <p>The new water ride that has the “tallest drop in…

Lady Bulldogs pick up win in first round of districts | Sports

The Blue Eye Girls secured a win in the first round of districts, defeating School of the Ozarks 62-22. The win followed Thursday’s win against Billings, where the Lady Bulldogs came out on top 69-43. Thursday’s win made the team back-to-back Conference Champions, the team finished with a perfect 7-0 record in conference play…

Why No YMCA For Harrison? – Hometown Daily News

Immediately following the vote in November of 2019 which halted the community center project a social media post was made by businessman and former Harrison Mayor Jeff Crockett about bringing a YMCA to town. This suggestion sparked a lot of attention, but it is not a new idea. Crockett and the city leaders of the…

Arkansas Cemetery Allows Confederate Flags Despite Protests

<p>From: KTLO/Associated Press</p> <p>An Arkansas cemetery will continue allowing individuals or groups to place Confederate flags on grave markers unless a family member of the deceased objects, despite complaints that the flag is a racist symbol.</p> <p>The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reports that the Eureka Springs Cemetery Commission approved an amendment earlier this month also requiring anyone…