Fox Theatre sign will light up square in downtown Springfield
Millions of dollars are being poured into redeveloping downtown Springfield, and that investment is lighting up the northeast corner of the square. The Fox Theatre sign was an icon for decades, and Thursday night it is set to light the square again.
"It was a movie house. It was always a movie and vaudeville house," said John Sellars, executive director of the History Museum on the ...
New elk-viewing route opens in southern Missouri
An additional route will make it easier than ever to see wild elk in Missouri this year.
The Missouri Conservation Department began encouraging people to view elk along designated internal roads at Peck Ranch Conservation Area (CA) shortly after bringing the first wild elk to Missouri in 2011. The self-guided driving tour has become a popular tourist attraction, especially in October, when bull elk bugle as ...
Harrison hospital restricting young visitors because of respiratory virus
No doubt, many of you have come down with a cough and runny nose, some much worse, as the Enterovirus, EV-D68 specifically, spreads across the county.
One Ozarks hospital is working to stop the virus from spreading to those most vulnerable.
There have been no clusters of the EV-D68 virus confirmed in the Harrison area, but North Arkansas Regional Medical Center is taking precautions just in case.
Consumer Reports: Winning Windows
Home remodeling is up this year and along with it sales of replacement windows.
Installing new windows offers many benefits. They can make your home less drafty and more attractive. They’re easier to clean, and some come pre-painted. But putting in new windows just to save on your energy bills isn’t a good reason. Sure, new windows could lower your energy bills by as much as ...
American Red Cross appoints interim director for Southern Missouri
Nigel Holderby is the interim executive director of the Southern Missouri chapter of the American Red Cross. She starts her duties on Monday after the retirement this week of Debi Meeds, who has been with the chapter for 10 years.
Holderby began as a volunteer with the chapter in 2007 and has been the regional chief communications officer for the past three years. A lifetime Missouri ...
Zipcar rental program is one of several MSU 'green' projects
Missouri State University has started new sustainability initiatives to try to improve students' experiences. One of them is a new car sharing program.
Zipcar arrived on campus on Aug. 29. Students can rent vehicles by the hour or by the day, with insurance, gas and 180 miles of travel included in the rental price. Two eco-friendly cars are available for rental, and can be reserved online ...