Tag Archives: Taney County

The Lakes Are Open for Business!

There is so much devastation from the flooding in Southeast Missouri, and many government agencies and local not-for-profit groups are working round the clock to try to rescue and recover what is possible as the water hopefully starts receding along the Mississippi.   We will share more information about their efforts here soon. In the meantime, flooding does continue in Southwest ... Read More »

Congratulations cast and crew of “Winter’s Bone”

Missouri Division of Tourism Director Katie Steele Danner with Winter's Bone cast members xxxx, left, and John Hawkes, right.

  I am extremely excited about all of the accolades that have been coming to those involved with the movie “Winter’s Bone,” including Tuesday’s Oscar nominations for Best Actress, Jennifer Lawrence, and Best Supporting Actor, John Hawkes.  To me it is icing on the cake that Debra Granik and Anne Roselleni and the movie were nominated as well. As most ... Read More »