Westside News


Gravois FPD announces Rib Sale fundraiser

The Gravois Volunteer Firefighters Association is once again selling Bar-B-Q Ribs for the Fourth of July holiday weekend.

Judge resets trial in homicide case of Susan Van Note for August

Circuit Court Judge Kenneth Hayden has reset the homicide case of Susan Van Note for jury trial Aug. 17-28 at the Laclede County Government Center in Lebanon.

Bridge survey extended through June 19

Officials with the Lake West Chamber of Commerce said a survey of toll bridge users has been extended through June 19.

Lake Area Community Orchestra continues 2015 summer schedule

The Lake Area Community Orchestra (LACO) continues its nine-concert summer concert series Tuesday at West Lake Christian Church in Laurie.

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Echternacht named HDE spelling champ

Hurricane Deck Elementary held a spelling bee May 22 where two classes competed against each other for the spelling champ title of Hurricane Deck for the 2014-2015 school year.

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Hurricane Deck Elementary names fourth quarter Terrific Kids

The Kiwanis Club of Camdenton recognized third and fourth grade students at Hurricane Deck Elementary as Camdenton R-3 School District Terrific Kids this month.

Loving Hands Preschool to host Taste of the Westside June 14

The Loving Hands Preschool will host its sixth annual Taste of the Westside event from 5-7:30 p.m. Sunday, June 14 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church off north Missouri 5 in Laurie.

Michael O’Shiver to perform Friday at Unity at the Lake

Michael “O” O’Shiver blends the music of Kansas City Jazz classics with his years of performing throughout the Caribbean and America during an encore presentation as part of Unity’s ‘Celebrating the Arts’ series Friday at Unity Church.

Around the Lake: One long summer holiday weekend gone, two more to go!

As usual, Lake West Chamber of Commerce is keeping busy!

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Camdenton R-3 elementary schools getting closer to completion

Camdenton R-3’s Osage Beach and Hurricane Deck elementary schools’ construction is nearing completion and getting closer to a finished product, according to Dr. Tim Hadfield, superintendent of Camdenton R-3 schools.

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Sunrise Beach man arrested for sexual misconduct

A Sunrise Beach man has been charged with sexual misconduct after he was arrested following an automobile accident.

Bridge survey continues through June 12

Officials with the Lake West Chamber of Commerce said reports that a survey of toll bridge users has already ended are not accurate.

The Bank of Versailles announces new branch opening in Shawnee Bend Area

Locally owned and operated Bank of Versailles recently announced the opening of their newest branch, located at 76 Grand Point Blvd in Sunrise Beach, June 1.

Lake Regional offers urgent care in Laurie

Lake Regional Health System recently announced the addition of Urgent Care services to the Lake Regional Clinic - Laurie. The clinic will provide services on holidays and weekends from Saturday through Labor Day, Sept. 7.

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Lake West Chamber bridge study gets underway

The ongoing study seeks the traveling public’s input on how the toll bridge has affected their commute between the Lake’s east and west sides.