Thursday Dec 12
Gift of Hope purchases food for more than 800 children every weekend in eight Taney County schools.
Christian sports camp facing sex abuse lawsuits
A Christian sports camp network based in Branson is facing two lawsuits alleging sexual abuse of young male campers by an ex-director who is serving a long prison sentence for sexual abuse of boys.
Branson Pattern Works building destroyed by fire
The Western Taney County Fire District was dispatched to a fire in Hollister on Sunday afternoon that destroyed a building at Branson Pattern Works.
Remains are those of Missouri man missing since 2006
<![CDATA[FORSYTH, Mo. (AP) -- Taney County authorities say a skeleton found recently in southwest Missouri was a man missing since 2006. The sheriff's office says dental records confirmed the remains belonged to Matthew Needham of Fredericktown. Two hunters found the remains Nov. 11 near Forsyth. Needham was last seen in August 2006 walking in that area after his car caught fire. Sheriff Jimmie Russell said Monday that forensic tests will determine the cause of death.
KSDK-TV Saint Louis
Human remains found in southwest Mo.
Sheriff Jimmie Russell with the Taney County Sheriff's Department says two hunters called authorities shortly before 7:30 p.m. after finding the skeletal remains in a wooded area off Wilderness Road, north of Forsyth.