The Lake Today Features


Remembering the Korean War

Beginning this week, I decided it was time I tried using this space to write a new kind of column. I considered a number of different subjects before finally settling on something that I think readers might find interesting.

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Developing ‘Dreamzz’

Camden Area Homeschoolers’ Drama Troupe to perform play Thursday and Friday in Camdenton

This year, CAHDT hopes to give audiences Thursday and Friday night at the Camdenton Little Theater a dose of comedic genius displayed in a fanciful, artistic journey with his production of “Dreamzz,” which is adapted from Murray Austin’s play, “Hypnotize.”

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Hot Summer Nights kicks off 2016 season May 13

The ninth annual Hot Summer Nights will “cruise to the Lake” May 13 on Bagnell Dam Strip to kick-off its summer-long, family-oriented showcase of classic cars, trucks and motorcycles, which is the largest of its kind in Missouri and possibly the Midwest.

Unity at the Lake offers class based on ‘The Power of I AM’

Unity at the Lake will offer a class on the New York Times bestseller, “The Power of I AM,” by Joel Osteen.

Local author spotlighted at upcoming ‘Celebration of the Arts’ event May 13

Unity at the Lake and its community partner Lake Studio for the Arts continue their monthly “Celebration of the Arts” at 6 p.m. Friday, May 13.

Lake Area Community Orchestra announces summer schedule

The Lake Area Community Orchestra announces its 2016 summer schedule, beginning May 31 in Russellville.

Iowa Reunion Club hosts 21st annual Iowa Reunion Dinner May 7

The Iowa Reunion Club will host its 21st Annual Iowa Reunion Dinner on Saturday, May 7 for all current 2016 Iowa Reunion Club members.

Lake Ozark Daybreak Rotary to raffle off 2016 Chevrolet Camaro at Magic Dragon Street Meet

The Lake Ozark Daybreak Rotary will raffle off a 2016 Chevrolet Camaro during the 2016 Magic Dragon Street Meet Nationals on Bagnell Dam Strip in Lake Ozark.

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Community comes together in support of the Vansell family

Sometimes life hits you hard, but it helps when your community has your back

When you’re a middle school football coach in a small town like Versailles, most of your problems seem pretty trivial.

Westlake Aquatic Center offers Red Cross swimming lessons

The Westlake Aquatic Center pool is once again offering Red Cross swimming lessons — beginner through advanced — for kids who want to learn to swim or just become better swimmers.

Lake Bloomers Garden Club to hold plant sale May 6-7

Lake Bloomers Garden Club FGCM will hold their annual plant sale from 4:30-7 p.m. Friday, May 6 and from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday May 7 in the parking lot of Ozark Chapel United Methodist Church, across from G2M Supermarket, in Laurie.

Kiwanis recently donates to several civic organizations

The Ozark Coast Kiwanis recently gave donations to multiple nonprofit organizations in the Lake Area. The Kiwanis presented $300 to the Lake Ozark Fire Protection District recently.

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Farmers markets open this weekend in the Lake Area

Eldon Farmers Market also incorporates Health Schools Healthy Communities Photo Voice Project during grand opening

Three community farmers markets will open this weekend for their regular season.

Clown Golf Classic has raised more than $1 million for local Dream Factory

The 32nd Annual Clown Golf Classic, benefitting the Lake of the Ozarks chapter of The Dream Factory, was held this past April 23-24 at the Osage National Golf Club in Lake Ozark.

CFL sponsors swim lessons for children at Westlake Aquatic Center

Thanks to a grant from the Community Foundation of the Lake, 50 Lake Area children will be able to take a course of six swimming lessons for only $25.