Westside News


Seniors can sign up for fall wellness classes at Westlake Aquatic Center

Arthritis classes, water walking and water aerobics are three great ways to stay healthy – and they’re all available this fall at the Westlake Aquatic Center pool in Laurie.

LOTO Horseshoe Club crowns summer league singles winner

The Lake of the Ozarks Horseshoe Club awarded its summer league singles champion, Ed Davis, last week.

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Laurie Elks donate to Missouri Children’s Burn Camp

The Osage Community Elks Lodge 2705 better known as the Laurie Elks Lodge, Past President’s Association donated $500 to the Local (MCBC) Missouri Children’s Burn Camp. MCBC is a unique week-long program for burn-injured children, ages 6-17.

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Highway Patrol reinforces boater safety during Shootout weekend

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reminds boaters of the upcoming 27th Annual Lake of the Ozarks Shootout Saturday and Sunday near the Hurricane Deck Bridge at the Lake, and to be safe when traveling on the water.

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Dig up family fun at The Great Shootout Treasure Hunt

Event proceeds to benefit Kids' Harbor

It's the Shootout event kids will not let their parents miss: each year, families come from far and away for The Great Shootout Treasure Hunt. This year, kids and adults will dig for buried treasure at 5 p.m. Monday, Aug. 24 at Captain Ron’s in Sunrise Beach.

Sign up for a ‘Writing Your Life Story’ workshop

Unity at the Lake and Lake Studio of the Arts present a one-day workshop, “Writing Your Life Story: Tools & Techniques,” from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 29 at Unity at the Lake church in Sunrise Beach.

Lake West Chamber director steps down

Board to seek replacement after Shootout

Lake West Chamber executive Director Deborah Buscher has resigned after nearly a year in the position.

Lake Area animal shelter receive grant

Earlier this month the Missouri Department of Agriculture announced it had awarded $20,000 in grants to a number of animal shelters around the state including one in the Lake Area.

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Get a cup of ‘“Chicken Soup for the Barbecuer’s Soul’

Competitors and guests can get a dose of “Chicken Soup for the Barbecuer’s Soul” this weekend during the 23rd Annual Laurie Hillbilly Bar-B-Q Cook-off.

Local musicians return for 8th annual concert in Sunrise Beach

Kent Memorial presents the Eighth Annual An Evening With the Classics at 7 p.m. in the Kent Memorial Lutheran Church sanctuary.

Volunteers needed for 2015 Lake of the Ozarks Shootout

The Lake of the Ozarks Shootout will be held Aug. 29-30 at Captain Ron’s in Sunrise Beach.

Around the Lake: Shootout 2015 in full swing for planning

The Lake West Chamber’s largest event is right around the corner, Shootout 2015! Again this year the Lake of the Ozarks Shootout will be held at Captain Ron’s Aug. 29-30.

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Gravois FPD offer safety tips at Walmart during Emergency Preparedness Month

On June 11, Gravois Fire personnel were at the Walmart in Versailles as part of their emergency preparedness month.

Sunrise Beach property owners sue Camden County Commission over vacated road

Lawsuit surfaces after property owners allege commission reinstates vacation after previous commission’s order was reversed

A group of Purvis View Subdivision property owners filed a lawsuit against the Camden County Commission, alleging the commission improperly vacated the road leading to their property.

Lake Area Community Orchestra continues 2015 summer schedule

The Lake Area Community Orchestra (LACO) continues its nine-concert summer concert series Tuesday at the First Christian Church in Jefferson City.