MoDOT turns sections of Business 54 over to Lake Ozark

Nearly all of Business 54 from the dam to the Shoppes at Eagle’s Landing now belongs to the city

The Lake Ozark Board of Aldermen recently accepted ownership of several sections of Business 54 and Horseshoe Bend Parkway that had previously been owned and maintained by the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT).

October 22, 2014



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This Week in the SEC for Oct. 25, 2014

Here's a preview of SEC football games scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014.

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Deborah Buscher chosen as new Lake West Chamber executive director

The Board of Directors of the Lake West Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed Deborah Buscher into the chamber family as its executive director.

Work to close Route OO in Miller, Morgan counties

Weather permitting, crews with the Missouri Department of Transportation will replace a culvert pipe along Route OO in Miller and Morgan counties on Monday, Oct. 27.

Osage wins convincingly over Hallsville

Indians end season with 7-2 record, tie for second place in Tri-County Conference

The Osage Indians travelled to Hallsville Friday night and won 38-20 against the then 7-1 Indians team to get one-third of a slice of second place conference pie with Hallsville and Blair Oaks.

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Athlete of the Week: Taylor Hayes

Aside from perhaps Eldon's Sara Rhine, no single athlete from the Lake Area has dominated their respective sport in the last four years like School of the Osage's Taylor Hayes.

Camdenton heads into district playoffs with home-field advantage, improved record

The Camdenton Lakers ended their season at 7-2 Friday and accomplished three things in doing so. First, they finished with a better record than they did last season.

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Osage, Eldon both compete in Tri-County Conference last week in Eldon

The Tri-County Conference held its annual cross country meet Thursday, Oct. 17 at Eldon Middle School.

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Eldon falls just short of Southern Boone Eagles Friday

Mustangs to face Fulton Friday as football district playoffs get underway

In their last game of the regular season, the Eldon Mustangs fell just short on the road to the Southern Boone Eagles in a game filled with turnovers and small, but costly, mistakes. The Eagles managed to stifle a late rally by the Mustangs to win the game 19-14.

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Eldon, Osage volleyball teams head into district tournaments

Two local teams will head into volleyball districts this week: Osage and Eldon. Find out how their regular seasons ended and their path to a championship title.

Hayes wins fourth and final state medal

For the fourth time in as many years, School of the Osage golfer Taylor Hayes won All-State honors last week at the Class 1 State Golf Championship at Rivercut Golf Course in Springfield, Missouri.

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Winners selected for 5th Annual ‘Choose Your Own Doom’ Ghost Story contest

First place winners featured in Castle Vlad’s Mad Monster Party free show Thursday

For the last four years, The Lake Today staff has asked children to channel their inner storyteller and help make the start of a good ghost story great with a clever, unique ending. Late last week, judges selected this year’s “Choose Your Own Doom” Ghost Story Contest winners.

Community Christian Church to host Fair Trade Bazaar and Harvest Lunch Nov. 8

The Lake Community is invited to enjoy international shopping 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and a d luncheon Saturday, Nov 8 at the Community Christian Church in Camdenton.

Lodge of Four Seasons offers holiday carriage rides beginning Thanksgiving Day

For the second year in a row, The Lodge of Four Seasons brings the allure of horse drawn carriage rides to The Lake of the Ozarks-an experience normally found in a large metro area.

Newcomers/Longtimers ask the community to show ‘Respect for Our Flag’

Newcomers/Longtimers is partnering with the Lake Ozark Marine Corps League Detachment to help encourage patriotism and respect for our country’s flag in the Lake Area students.

Writers’ Guild to host first Halloween Writing Contest

The Lake of the Ozarks Writers’ Guild invites all Lake Area high school students to enter its first Halloween Writing Contest 2014.