The Lake Today Local News


Annette Green, Melodee Derby honored with Camdenton R-3 Teacher of the Week

Annette Green and Melodee Derby were each named Camdenton School District Teacher of the Week recently.

Enter the 2015 Lake of the Ozarks Eagle Days Coloring Contest

The Lake Today partners again with 2015 Lake of the Ozarks Eagle Days committee to sponsor children’s color contest, chance to win Big Surf tickets

The Eagle Days 2015 committee members are encouraging children to participate in the event’s Fifth Annual Coloring Contest.

Holiday Survival Tip: Try a new holiday recipe from a Lake Area food expert

Planning on a party or want to spice up your holiday season with a fun new recipe? Try a simple, easy to make recipe that is delicious and affordable from a local culinary connoisseur.

Ozark Jazz Society announces its 2015 concert schedule

The Ozark Jazz Society, which is an affiliate of the Lake Arts Council, has organized its 2015 concert schedule.

Laclede County bridge closed indefinitely

The Missouri Department of Transportation has closed the bridge over the Gasconade River along the Interstate 44 outer road in Laclede County after a recent inspection determined the bridge was unsafe for travel.

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Missouri’s Spa Shiki recognized as top 5 finalist by American Spa Magazine’s 10th Annual Professional’s Choice Awards

Located on Missouri’s Lake of the Ozarks, a popular Midwest vacation destination, Spa Shiki at The Lodge of Four Seasons recently announced American Spa Magazine has named Spa Shiki a top five finalist in the Favorite Spa Treatment Menu category of American Spa’s 2014 Professional’s Choice Awards.

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PBW donates to four local charities

With great honor and fulfillment Heart of the Ozarks Professional & Business Women (PBW) were able to make four $500 donations each to local charities recently.

Reid named American Family Insurance Agent of the Month

Nathan Reid of Osage Beach has been named Agent of the Month by American Family Insurance. He received the honor for outstanding sales of American Family insurance products during the month of October.

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Setting Children Up For Success: Creating the perfect cadence

Fourth in series highlights how CLC’s EDGE after-school program progresses skills for kids like Janelle Rauba

In the fourth of this series, learn about CLC SnapShots Calendar’s Miss December and “Little Drummer Girl” Janelle Rauba’s gained independence through activities and social peer interaction at CLC’s Edge after-school program

LOREDC asks community to nominate for its 2014 Business Partner, Business Person or Emerging Enterprise of the Year annual awards

The Lake of the Ozarks Regional Economic Development Council (LOREDC) is excited to announce an opportunity to honor persons/businesses in the tri-county region.

A Caregiver’s Coach: What is sundowning?

This monthly column delivers helpful tips to those family members and others providing care for a loved one.

‘Give A Lift’ to Gateway employees

Gateway Industries has received a grant from the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) for a new bus to transport employees to work.

Dock owners advised to prepare for winter conditions

Winter will bring lower Lake levels and possibly icy conditions

Ameren Missouri advises dock owners to stay abreast of Lake of the Ozarks and Osage River water level fluctuations as winter approaches.

Osage Beach Senior Center raffles two Christmas turkeys

The Osage Beach Senior Center, located next to Hope Lutheran Chapel in Osage Beach, will be raffling off two Christmas turkeys on Dec. 19.

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Legislative bill seeks to have expressway named for veterans

American Legion Post 229 petitions to have 54 Expressway through Lake Ozark, Osage Beach honor Lake Area vets.On Dec. 10, State Representative Rocky Miller, R-Tuscumbia, accepted a petition from Byron Grimes and American Legion Post 229 Commander Barlow Biggers, seeking to have a section of U.S. Highway 54 named Veterans Memorial Expressway.