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Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Lake Area Chamber and Mix 92.7 Holds Monthly Networking Social at Ozark Yacht Club  Lake Ozark, MO—The Lake Area Chamber of Commerce and Mix 92.7 recently held their monthly networking social at Ozark Yacht Club in Lake Ozark on Tuesday, July 16th, 2019 from 5-7 pm.  Ozark Yacht Club provided a cash bar and appetizers, and attendees had the opportunity to network with their peers.  Both the Lake ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, July 16, 2019
CADV Brunch held in OctoberUpgrades to event sponsorships made in 2019  Save the date! The 18th annual Citizens Against Domestic Violence Brunch, sponsored by the Law Office of Barbara VanTine, will be held October 16, 2019 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at The Lodge of Four Seasons Campana Hall in Lake Ozark. The theme this year is “Favorite Holiday.” Tickets and sponsorship opportunities are available, ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Monday, July 15, 2019
Lake Regional Welcomes Chief Information Officer  OSAGE BEACH, Mo. — Lake Regional Health System is pleased to welcome Patrick Neece as its new chief information officer. Neece will lead Lake Regional’s efforts to use information technology to advance health care delivery.  “Neece joins Lake Regional with 19 years of health care information technology experience, including 12 years in a chief ...read more
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Wednesday, July 10, 2019
Lake Regional Hospital Auxiliary Presents Denim & Diamonds BallOSAGE BEACH, Mo. —Save the date! The Lake Regional Hospital Auxiliary will host the Denim & Diamonds Ball on Saturday, Oct. 5, at Regalia Hotel in Lake Ozark. As always, the ball is open to the community.  “This celebration is for everyone, and this year’s ball will be the most welcoming yet,” said Auxiliary member Jayne Brown, who ...read more
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Tuesday, July 09, 2019
Community Foundation of the Lake Welcomes New President Amy Hernandez  The Community Foundation of the Lake is thrilled to welcome Amy Hernandez as incoming president for the 2019 -2020 term.  Amy has been on the CFL board for many years and has been an invaluable asset.  Amy sits on several CFL committees and is instrumental in assisting in their efforts to raise funds for the Lake community.  ...read more
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Monday, July 08, 2019
Lake Regional Receives Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite  OSAGE BEACH, Mo. — For the fourth consecutive year, the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association has recognized Lake Regional Health System for its stroke care. Lake Regional Health System received the American Heart Association/American Stroke ...read more
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Friday, July 05, 2019
Lake Area Chamber Holds Ribbon Cutting for Smith Brothers Diner  Lake Ozark, MO--The Lake Area Chamber recently held a ribbon cutting for Smith Brothers Diner at 1371 C Bagnell Dam Blvd in Lake Ozark. The ribbon cutting took place on June 28th, 2019 at 11:30 am.  Attendees included Smith Brothers Diner staff members, as well as several Lake Area Chamber staff, board members, and volunteers.  The ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, July 02, 2019
Lake Regional Welcomes Director, Clinic Manager  OSAGE BEACH, Mo. — Lake Regional Health System is pleased to welcome a new director and a new clinic manager.  Joe Ornelas, R.N., BSN, has joined Lake Regional as director of Perioperative Services. This position oversees Surgery, Outpatient Services, Multi-Services, Pain Clinic, Diagnostic and Surgery Center, and Central Sterile.  “We are ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, July 01, 2019
Community Foundation of the Lake Donates $5,000 to Eldon RecoveryAfter the recent tornado in Eldon and Jefferson City, Eldon experienced immediate needs of funding for temporary housing for families. Two families in particular lived outside the city and needed help. Several families were not able to return to their homes and required temporary housing in local hotels. Community Foundation of the ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education
Friday, June 28, 2019
Camdenton & Lake Area Chambers held Eggs & Issues Breakfast -Legislative Update  LAKE OZARK, Mo. – The Camdenton and Lake Area Chambers of Commerce recently held a joint Eggs & Issues Breakfast on Thursday, June 27, 2019 at the Inn at Grand Glaize. Our State Representatives – Suzie Pollock and Rocky Miller provided a recap of the recent legislative session.  During this very informative update ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber, Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Political
Tuesday, June 25, 2019
Lake Area Chamber Holds Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting for El Diez Cocina Mexicana  Lake Ozark, MO--The Lake Area Chamber recently held a ribbon cutting for El Diez Cocina Mexicana at 1333 Bagnell Dam Blvd in Lake Ozark. The ribbon cutting took place on June 6th, 2019 at 4:30 pm.  Attendees included El Diez Cocina Mexicana staff members, as well as several Lake Area Chamber staff, board members, ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Education, Human Interest
Thursday, June 20, 2019
Ameren Missouri shares tips to educate and protect customers from getting scammed following uptick in attempts in the region ST. LOUIS (June 18, 2019) – Ameren Missouri wants to warn its customers about thieves using new, more sophisticated tactics to imitate utility companies. To help its customers recognize scam attempts, Ameren Missouri is sharing tips and insight on how to avoid becoming a ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education
Wednesday, June 19, 2019
Lake Regional Health System’s July Support Group Meetings  NOTE TO REPORTERS AND EDITORS: Lake Regional Health System will host the following support group meetings in July. Please include them in your calendar of events section, as appropriate.  Weight Management Support Group10 a.m. Wednesday, July 3, Lake Regional Hospital, third floor conference roomsThis support group is for individuals who ...read more
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Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Preferred Site Selected for Potential Destination Tournament Soccer Complex at the Lake of the Ozarks  A Destination Tournament Soccer Complex (DTSC) is one step closer to reality as the preferred site has been selected, which is 51 acres in Osage Beach that was submitted by Arrowhead Development Group, LLC.  A Request for Proposal (RFP) for the potential complex was issued in early March for ...read more
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Thursday, June 13, 2019
Lake Area Chamber Holds Ribbon Cutting for Great American Title Company  Lake Ozark, MO--The Lake Area Chamber recently held a ribbon cutting for Great American Title Company at 846 Hwy 42 in Osage Beach. The ribbon cutting took place on June 12th, 2019 at 11:30 am.  Attendees included Great American Title Company staff members, as well as several Lake Area Chamber staff, board members, and ...read more
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Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Lake Regional Presents Weight Management Class, Support GroupOSAGE BEACH, Mo. — Would you feel better if you could lose weight and keep it off? Get help with a weight management class and support group at Lake Regional Health System. The class is 10 a.m. Thursday, July 25, at Lake Regional Hospital in the third floor conference rooms.  The class will last an hour and a half and cover nutrition ...read more
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Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Lake Area Chamber Holds Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting for Sunset Tire and Service  Lake Ozark, MO--The Lake Area Chamber recently held a ribbon cutting for Sunset Tire and Service at 955 MO-42 in Osage Beach. The ribbon cutting took place on June 4th, 2019 at 4:30 pm.  Attendees included Sunset Tire and Service staff members, as well as several Lake Area Chamber staff, board members, and ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Thursday, June 06, 2019
Lake Regional’s Trauma nurse, Mariah Swinker, R.N. presents “Stop the Bleed” at Daybreak Rotary on May 31st, 2019. Stop the Bleed is a national awareness campaign that encourages members of the general public to become trained, equipped and empowered to help in a bleeding emergency before professional help arrives. Stop the Bleed training prepares people to help in mass casualty incidents, as ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Thursday, June 06, 2019
Arrowhead Senior Living Community Celebrates Grand Opening with Joint Ribbon Cutting with Lake Area Chamber and Camdenton Chamber of Commerce.  Lake Ozark, MO--The Lake Area Chamber and Camdenton Chamber recently held a joint ribbon cutting for Arrowhead Senior Living Community at 6100 Arrowhead Drive in Osage Beach. The ribbon cutting took place on May 31st, 2019 at 11:30 am.  Attendees ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Education, Human Interest
Tuesday, June 04, 2019
Lake Area Chamber Holds Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting for Clearwater American Furniture  Lake Ozark, MO--The Lake Area Chamber recently held a ribbon cutting for Clearwater American Home Furnishings at 3883 Osage Beach Parkway in Osage Beach. The ribbon cutting took place on May 30th, 2019 at 4:30 pm.  Attendees included Clearwater American Furniture staff members, as well as several Lake Area ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, June 03, 2019
Lake Area Chamber Holds Ribbon Cutting for Natalie Kay Salon  Lake Ozark, MO--The Lake Area Chamber recently held a ribbon cutting for Natalie Kay Salon at 3243 Bagnell Dam Blvd in Lake Ozark. The ribbon cutting took place on May 22nd, 2019 at 4:30 pm.  Attendees included Natalie Kay Salon staff members, as well as several Lake Area Chamber staff, board members, and volunteers.  The ribbon ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Lake Area Chamber Holds Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting for MCS Rentals  Lake Ozark, MO--The Lake Area Chamber recently held a ribbon cutting for MCS Rentals at 6368 Osage Beach Parkway in Osage Beach. The ribbon cutting took place on May 15th, 2019 at 11:30 am.  Attendees included MCS Rentals staff members, as well as several Lake Area Chamber staff, board members, and volunteers.  The ribbon ...read more
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Wednesday, May 29, 2019
FISHING POND REOPENING Osage Beach, MO – The Osage Beach City Park Fishing Pond will be reopening to the public on June 1, 2019. State fishing licensing and regulations apply. Kayaks, canoes and paddle boards are authorized. The City Park Fishing Pond will be catch and release only for the remainder of 2019. The fishing pond has been closed since the summer of 2013 due to flood damage. The pond ...read more
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Monday, May 20, 2019
Lake Regional Pediatrician Cares for Kids in Iberia  OSAGE BEACH, Mo. — Lake Regional Pediatrician Jason Hagely, M.D., now provides appointments twice a month at Lake Regional Clinic – Iberia, located at 2333 Highway 17.  Dr. Hagely is board certified in general pediatrics. He cares for children from birth through adolescence, providing well visits and care for general pediatric illnesses and ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, May 20, 2019
Lake Regional Podiatry Changes Name to Foot, Ankle Surgery  OSAGE BEACH, Mo. — Lake Regional Health System announces the name of its foot clinic has changed from Lake Regional Podiatry to Lake Regional Foot and Ankle Surgery. The clinic’s doctor, Podiatrist Cody Fox, DPM, FACFAS, is board certified in foot and ankle surgery.  “The clinic’s new name better reflects the range of services that Dr. ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, May 20, 2019
Lake Area Chamber Celebrates LakeExpo.com's Growth, Membership With Ribbon Cutting LAKE OZARK, Mo. — LakeExpo, the Lake of the Ozarks’ news website since 2007, recently celebrated their move to a new, larger office with a ribbon cutting and open house.The Lake Area Chamber helped LakeExpo celebrate with a ribbon cutting at their office, at 2820 Bagnell Dam Blvd in Lake Ozark, on May 10, 2019 at ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Friday, May 17, 2019
Student Art Quest and Student Photo Quest Winners Announced     The 2019 Student Art and Photo Quest concluded on Sunday, April 28, with many awards given for the most promising work. Maria Mai, an 11th grader from School of the Osage won the “Best of Show” award. The “President’s Award” went to Jessica Bradley, an 11th grader, also from School of the Osage. The Best of Division 3 winner was ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Lake Area Chamber Holds Ribbon Cutting for Split Arrow Boutique  Lake Ozark, MO--The Lake Area Chamber recently held a ribbon cutting for Split Arrow Boutique at 1296 Bagnell Dam Blvd in Lake Ozark. The ribbon cutting took place on May 14th, 2019 at 4:30 pm.  Attendees included Split Arrow Boutique staff members, as well as several Lake Area Chamber staff, board members, and volunteers.  The ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, May 13, 2019
The Lake Area Chamber of Commerce “Crushes It” with another successful Magic Dragon Street Meet Nationals Car Show Weekend!  Lake Ozark, MO – The weather during the week leading up to the 31st Annual Magic Dragon Street Meet Nationals was questionable but it turned out to be fantastic for participants and spectators alike! During the three-day event, participants and spectators continued to enjoy ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, May 08, 2019
Lake Area Chamber Young Professionals Volunteer for Spring Shoreline Cleanup  LAKE OZARK, Mo. – The Lake Area Chamber of Commerce’s Young Professionals at the Lake (YPL) held their sixth Adopt-the-Shoreline event on April 26.   Cierra Grein, Young Professionals at the Lake president, encourages all YPL members to participate in this event. Cleanups are achieved by volunteers who work in ...read more
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Wednesday, May 08, 2019
Lake Regional Offers Saturday Express Care in Laurie  OSAGE BEACH, Mo. — Lake Regional Health System announces it will once again offer Express Care at Lake Regional Clinic – Laurie during the lake’s busiest season. The clinic, located at 156 Missouri Blvd., will be open on Saturdays only from Saturday, May 25, through Saturday, Aug. 31. Hours will be 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.  Express Care is similar ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release

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