Here are some of the things happening in the Ozarks on Monday, September 22, 2014
MISSOURI -- Summer leaves us at 9:29 Monday night, but the Missouri Department of Transportation already is thinking a season ahead.
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HOUSTON, Mo. -- Sunshine in Texas County means more veggies and bread on the shelves of the local food pantry, thanks to solar energy.
LEBANON, Mo. – A 10-month-old child is dead after a family member accidentally ran the child over with a vehicle Friday night.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – A packed house is expected for the second City Council meeting in a row in Springfield. The topic at hand Monday night involves the rezoning of 5 different pieces of property including five acres of land for affordable housing along Pythian.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - College campuses and cars don't always mix.
GREENE COUNTY, Mo.-- Traffic delays can be expected in certain areas of the county. Check the latest road report from The Missouri Department of Transportation to see what roads are affected.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Boaters are asked to participate in a focus group session with earning $75 cash as an incentive.
CEDAR COUNTY, Mo.-- Missouri State Highway Patrol is searching for a missing person at Stockton Lake, Sept. 21.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- The 17th Annual Cider Days on Historic Walnut Street will be held from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 20-21. The fall festival features regional artists and crafters, three performance stages, pumpkin painting, and of course real apple cider.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- A National non-profit is raising awareness during National Employ Older Workers Week starting Monday, Sept. 21-27.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Kick off that fall feeling at Fall Fest located at Rutledge-Wilson Farm Park during six weekends of family-friendly events.
SOUTHWEST Mo. -- With the summer season coming to a close, the Ozarks is gearing up for fall with festivals galore. Take a look at our list of upcoming events in your area.
VERONA, Mo.-- This year marks the 16th season for MAiZE, a corn maze honoring local heroes.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - The website livability.com ranked Springfield as the 85th best city to live in for 2015.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- A NASCAR legend visits Springfield to speak at the Citizens Memorial Health Care Foundation Burgundy Ball, Sept. 20.
SPRINGIFLED, Mo.-- ICCO church with help from members of the local Latino community will host a celebration for Hispanic Heritage Month with fun for the whole family, Sept. 20.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- A flag raising ribbon cutting will serve as the grand opening of the two-day "1860's Lifestyle Exposition" taking place at Gray-Campbell Farmstead on Sept. 20-21.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- This September hundreds of show cars and trucks from all across the Midwest will roll into Springfield for the 15th annual American National Car Show for Kids.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Nine out of ten car seats are installed incorrectly, and an improperly installed car seat can result in serious injury or death. TelComm Credit Union is partnering with Safe Kids Springfield to offer a free car seat safety event.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The first-ever Heart of the Ozarks Sertoma Oktoberfest kicks off Friday, Sept. 19, at the Ozarks Empire Fairgrounds.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Springfield's newest professional sports team has taken the ice. The Springfield Express began its season at 7 p.m. The Express is a "Junior A" hockey team playing at Mediacom Ice Park.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Kids at the Discovery Center in Springfield proved just how much fun soap and water can be at Bubblefest.
HARRISON, Ark. -- Doctors have seen possible cases of the Enterovirus D68 in Arkansas, but no confirmed cases -- and they want to keep it that way.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Many shelled out the dough to get the newest iPhone Friday. Dozens of people lined up at stores across Springfield to be the first to get their hands on the iPhone6 and Six Plus.
GREENE COUNTY, Mo. -- For the first time in six years, Greene County employees will receive pay raises.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Missouri’s health insurance navigators are gearing up to help people obtain coverage in the second year of enrollment under the Affordable Care Act.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A public forum in Springfield Friday addressed the issue of childhood obesity. One of the proposals would tie school accreditation to the implementation of wellness programs.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A Neosho man has been sentenced in federal court for stealing more than $4.9 million from his employer. 61-year-old David VanWinkle was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Gary A. Fenner to five years and 10 months in federal prison without parole.
UPDATE: STONE COUNTY, Mo. -- Several state agencies, in conjunction with Stone County Law Enforcement, are investigating at a mobile home park near Reeds Spring after tenants received letters asking them to poison cats with antifreeze.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The next time you go downtown to the Square, see if you can spot the difference.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Twenty-one words are going to cost Missouri Counties tens of thousands of dollars.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The state Supreme Court has set a date for the execution of convicted murderer Mark Christeson. He is scheduled to die by lethal injection early the morning of October 29 at the prison in Bonne Terre.
Here are some of the things happening in the Ozarks on Friday, September 19, 2014
STONE COUNTY, Mo. -- It's our final stopping point on our River Talk tour. We started at the Creighton River access and now we are actually sitting on the lake.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Arvest Bank and Ozarks Food Harvest are asking the public to 'Skip Your Lunch, Give a Meal' Friday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The Springfield-Greene County Health Department is holding a public forum on childhood obesity prevention Friday from 10:30 a.m. to noon at the Jordan Valley Community Health Center, 440 E. Tampa, in the WIC classroom.
CAMDEN COUNTY, Mo. -- Police are investigating after a body was recovered from the Lake of the Ozarks Wednesday afternoon.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A crowd gathered in Park Central Square to watch a downtown Springfield landmark returned to its former glory.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- A real-life version of Cocktail could be seen Thursday night at the Big Whiskey's 5th Annual Bartender Shootout.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Greene County deputies are still trying to determine what led to a man running from police after a routine traffic stop in Southwest Springfield.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- The 2014 Quilt Show began Thursday at the Springfield Expo Center.
BRANSON, Mo.-- The Branson Board of Aldermen and the mayor held a study session Thursday to discuss the most talked about issue in the city. The proposed smoking ordinance has been revised twice, and a third is on the way following the meeting.
WASHINGTON-- With a bipartisan vote, the Senate on Thursday approved a request from President Obama to arm and train Syrian rebels in the fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), sending a bill to Mr. Obama for a final signature.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Ozarks Technical College sent a letter Thursday to the school’s A+ scholarship recipients informing them they make have to pay for some of their courses out of pocket in the spring.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Students statewide may soon be required to pass the U.S. citizenship test. It's all part of an initiative by the Missouri Civics Education Initiative to ensure future generations understand American Government and U.S. History.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.-- A review of the Missouri Lottery revealed ways to improve the system.
BRANSON, Mo.-- Autumn Daze began Thursday in Branson. This is the 41st year for the arts and crafts festival, which benefits the Tri Lakes Humane Society.
NEW YORK (CNNMoney)-- Home Depot confirmed Thursday that hackers exposed 56 million credit and debit cards during its months-long security breach. The company also said it had eliminated the malware behind the attack from its payment systems.