Experienced fisherperson takes over ownership at Osage Beach Bait & Tackle

Carol Drysdale to give weekly fishing tips in The Lake Today

Even though Carol does not fish like her and Wayne did before moving to the Lake 15 years ago, she was able to carry on her passion for fishing in a new way earlier this year. She became the new owner of Osage Beach Bait & Tackle.

March 25, 2015



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Osage Our Lake Today: Delving into creativity

Sometimes I have to pinch myself because I often feel I have one of the best jobs at Osage.

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Osage Our Lake Today: Technological devices aid in expanding artistic side of learning at Osage

iMovie projects help students educate younger peers in art

Every project starts with an idea. An idea is the root of creativity, and that root starts from the heart and works its way to the brain.

Osage Our Lake Today: iPad availability at OUE makes for more creative learning

What is only nine inches tall but can play music, create movies, scan QR codes, connect to a Smartboard, take pictures and videos, connect to the Internet, and lots of other tasks? The task list is actually endless, especially with a fifth-grader behind the screen.

Osage Our Lake Today: Fostering creativity

Although we may be reprimanded for doodling in class, it may now be the time to bring back doodling.

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Osage Our Lake Today: GATES students celebrate eight years in NoMOre Trash Can Contest

This year is the eighth anniversary of the eighth-grade Osage Middle School GATES class making a trashcan for the statewide "Yes You CAN Make Missouri Litter-Free” trash-can-decorating contest.

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Osage Our Lake Today: Turning reading into a creative education tool

3 OMS teachers use a dodecahedron project while reading historical fiction novels

Too often teachers overlook using creativity in a classroom where art is not the main emphasis.

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Osage Our Lake Today: How does your brain develop creativity?

Osage students research if both sides of the brain play into creative thoughts, actions

The human brain is more complex than in any other animal.

Osage Our Lake Today: Big thoughts from young minds

‘Do we grow out of creativity or do we get educated out of it?’

Osage eighth-graders in their language arts class were presented with background information on this question, and they were asked to respond to it.

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Osage Our Lake Today: Osage Art Gallery – Greubel's Winter Artwork

Osage Middle School students cast their “eyes” on a creative “how-to” project, a well as explored black and white drawings and colored creations with self-portraits.

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Osage Our Lake Today: Osage Art Gallery – Exploring art around the globe

Heritage Elementary students have recently worked on art influenced from various regions of the globe.

SBLT presents Lake Variety Show March 27-28 in Sunrise Beach

The Sunrise Beach Little Theatre presents the Lake Variety Show Friday, March 27 and Saturday, March 28 at the Sunrise Beach Community Center on Highway 5 in Sunrise Beach.

Royal Theatre presents ‘The Boys Next Door’ in April

The first 2015 play production at The Royal Theatre is “The Boys Next Door” and is scheduled for April 10-11 and 17-18 at the historic venue in downtown Versailles.

Annual Palm Sunday Art Show celebrates 37 years in March

Applications for entry into the 37th Annual Palm Sunday Art Show, sponsored by the Lake Arts Council, are now being accepted.

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Lake Area WWII vet, Marine celebrates 100th birthday

Slew of parties were thrown in his honor

It was day filled with birthday cake, presents, food, family and friends. However, for Howard “Howie” Carlson, it was also a day to celebrate being a U.S. Marine.

April is a great month

As we all know April is famous for a number of reasons. April Fool’s Day, Easter and, of course, my birthday. I thought it would be fun to reflect on some of the other reasons that this 30-day period is such an important time of the year.