Camdenton News


Kiwanis Club of Camdenton announces Annual Pancake Breakfast March 22

The Kiwanis Club of Camdenton's Annual Pancake Breakfast will take place from 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday, March 22 at the Camdenton United Methodist Church on West U.S. 54.

Last span of Hurricane Deck Bridge to come down Thursday

The third and final span of the old Hurricane Deck Bridge at the Lake of the Ozarks is set to come down at 9 a.m. on Thursday.

Camdenton man reported missing

59-year-old reported missing after not returning from the store, according to Camden County Sheriff's Office

The Camden County Sheriff's Office is currently looking for a 59-year-old Camdenton man who reportedly went missing on Sunday.

Bagnell Dam closure delayed

Contractors working for Ameren UE have announced they will delay the temporary closure of Bagnell Dam on Business 54 in Miller County.

Camdenton man killed in one vehicle accident

A Camdenton man was killed in a one vehicle accident Monday night in Camden County.

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UPDATE: Christmas on the Square moved to Camdenton Middle School Saturday

Saturday’s event includes entertainment, refreshments and visits with Santa

The 2013 Christmas on the Square is held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday on the Camden County Courthouse lawn in Camdenton, boasting a petting zoo, live entertainment, arts and crafts and many other activities.

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Camdenton Korean War veteran discusses recent Honor Flight experience

Bond hopes to encourage others to participate, community support program

For Bond, his Central Missouri Honor Flight awakened his own pride in his service, but it also fueled his passion to raise awareness about Central Missouri Honor Flight to others in the Lake Area and the veterans’ service in these momentous times of American history.

Hurricane Deck Bridge demolition rescheduled for Friday

Bad weather in the forecast for Thursday has postponed the demolition of the first portion of the old Hurricane Deck Bridge until 9:30 a.m. on Friday. The first bridge blast was originally scheduled to take place at 11 a.m. on Thursday.

Hurricane Deck Bridge to close Dec. 5 for demolition of old bridge

Missouri 5 at the Hurricane Deck Bridge will be completely closed in both directions for approximately fifteen minutes on Thursday, December 5, as crews take down a portion of the old bridge

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Around the Lake: Camdenton Chamber supports Small Business Saturday, launches new strategy initiatives and more approaching 2014

“Around the Lake” allows the Lake Area’s five chambers of commerce directors, Convention and Visitors Bureau director and Tri-County Lodging Association administrator to share upcoming event information, local issues and fun topics with The Lake Today’s readers. Make sure to check out the “Around the Lake” column to find out all about what’s happening at the Lake from the area’s top people “in the know.”

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Camdenton Education Foundation seeking Hall of Leaders nominations

Each year the Camdenton R-3 School District Education Foundation inducts into its Hall of Leaders deserving individuals who have excelled in their field of expertise and made significant contributions to their communities.

GLOCK, Inc. continues support to C.O.P.S.

GLOCK, Inc. recently announced a $50,000 donation to Concerns of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S) during the International Association of Chiefs of Police conference in Philadelphia on Oct. Since 1999, GLOCK has donated nearly $370,000 to C.O.P.S.

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The force is strong with the ‘Jedi Guys’

FIRST LEGO League team from Troy, Mo. wins champion award at first-ever regional qualifier tourney Saturday in Camdenton

Hundreds of teachers, peers and members of the community watched and cheered as 24 teams competed in the first-ever Mid-Missouri FIRST LEGO League Robotics Qualifier tournament Saturday at Camdenton High School.

Camdenton R-3 selects bids for building projects

The Camdenton R-3 School District remains on schedule and on budget for its two major construction projects, as the Board of Education accepted the low bids for the Hurricane Deck Elementary renovation and new Osage Beach Elementary building at its Nov. 11 meeting.

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'Anne of Green Gables' takes to CHS stage this weekend

Tickets still on sale to see charming student take on classic production

The Laker Theatre Company of Camdenton High School will present its second fall play, “Anne of Green Gables,” in two showings at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23 and 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 24 at CHS’s RC Worthan Auditorium.