News for Human Interest

Monday, October 22, 2018
On Wednesday, October 17, board members of the Community Foundation of the Lake (CFL) were at Central Bank of Lake of the Ozarks accepting a generous check from President Jim Judas for the bank’s portion of the 2018 Wingfest proceeds.    This donation will be used to fund the Community Foundation’s “Capacity Fund” which, through a grant process currently in progress, will be given to lake area ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, October 19, 2018
Lake Area Chamber Holds Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting for Edward Jones - Jonathan Stone  Lake Ozark, MO--The Lake Area Chamber recently held a grand opening ribbon cutting for Edward Jones at 754 Bagnell Dam Blvd Ste H in Lake Ozark. The ribbon cutting took place on October, 16th 2018 at 4:30 pm.  Attendees included Edward Jones staff members, as well as several Lake Area Chamber staff, board ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, October 18, 2018
The Old Kinderhook Ladies Golf Tournament was held recently at Old Kinderhook, with proceeds donated to Citizens Against Domestic Violence in Camdenton. In addition to tournament fees and games on the green, Old Kinderhook PGA pros Shane Blankenship and Robert Wilson helped teams hit shots to raise money during the event. Since 2012 the golf tournament has been raising money for the shelter, ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, October 18, 2018
CFL Champagne Campaign Raises $19,000 For Local Charities  LAKE OF THE OZARKS, Mo. – Community Foundation of the Lake will once again be granting thousands of dollars to local non-profit organizations through the generosity of Lake area business professionals and philanthropists.  The Champagne Campaign, held in September at La Roca Club, featured honorary chairwoman Jane Martin and raised ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, October 15, 2018
October is National Physical Therapy Month. Once again, Lake Regional Health System is supporting the #ChoosePT campaign. The American Physical Therapy Association started this campaign to raise awareness about the risks of prescription opioids and to inform the public that physical therapy is a safe and effective alternative for managing and preventing pain.  “Prescription opioids only mask the ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, October 08, 2018
Osage Beach, MO - Sunday, October 21st, from 1-3:30 pm The Inn at Grand Glaize in Lake Ozark is going PINK!  The 9th Annual Totes for Ta-Ta’s is back and changing up the format from previous years.  The event will still benefit the local HOPE Program through Lake Regional Cancer Center and will feature a silent auction of new and gently used totes, purses and wallets.  Then we will play a few ...read more
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Monday, October 08, 2018
October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, and Lake Regional Cancer Center oncologists Maggi Coplin, M.D., and Michael Wang, M.D., are encouraging women to learn more about the disease.  “Breast Cancer Awareness Month is a great time for women to learn about their risk factors, the warning signs of breast cancer and the recommended screenings,” Dr. Wang said. “Knowing how to catch this disease ...read more
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Wednesday, October 03, 2018
Lake of the Ozarks’ Baxter’s Lakeside Grille to Raise Funds for Lake Regional HOPE Program During Breast Cancer Awareness Month“Set the Sun on Breast Cancer” to benefit Lake Regional Cancer Center  During the month of October, Baxter’s Lakeside Grille will raise money for the fight against breast cancer and promote breast cancer awareness with “Set the Sun on Breast Cancer” — month-long specials ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release, Chamber, Community
Monday, September 24, 2018
Lake Area Chamber Holds Ribbon Cutting for TCS Phone Solutions  Lake Ozark, MO--The Lake Area Chamber recently held a ribbon cutting forTCS Phone Solutions at #1 Willmore Lane in Lake Ozark. The ribbon cutting took place on September, 21st 2018 at 11:30 am.  Attendees included TCS Phone Solutions staff, as well as several Lake Area Chamber staff, board members, and volunteers in attendance.  The ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Human Interest
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Lake Regional Health System will host “Coping with Grief During the Holidays” at 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 8, in the hospital’s third floor conference rooms.  This commemorative event is for people who have lost a loved one and are wondering how they will get through the holiday season. The session will include a reflection by the Lake Regional chaplain, as well as tips for coping with the holidays, ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release, Chamber, Community
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Lake Regional Health System will host “Understanding the Basics of Kidney Disease” at 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 1, in the hospital’s third floor conference rooms. Harbaksh Sangha, M.D., a nephrologist and critical care specialist at Lake Regional Health System, will present the free health talk.  Topics will include an overview of kidney disease, how to avoid it, how the disease progresses and how ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Kids and their families are invited to the Lake Regional Cares for Kids Festival from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 20, in the hospital’s main parking lot. A free hot dog lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.  Participants can tour the Lake Regional Emergency Department and take a look inside emergency vehicles, including a fire truck, ambulance and helicopter. Kids also can have fun ...read more
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Wednesday, August 22, 2018
The Lake Area Chamber of Commerce celebrated their 25th Annual Midwest Wine and Brew Festival  Lake Ozark, Mo. — Great fun was had by all who came from near and far to taste the best of the Midwest at the 2018 Midwest Wine & Brew Festival put on by the Lake Area Chamber of Commerce! Wineries, breweries, and even a few distilleries from across the state gathered at The Lodge of Four Seasons this ...read more
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