Tag: Branson (Mo)

Nine of Her Family Members on a Missouri Duck Boat Died. Somehow, She Survived.

They immediately gravitated to the pool at the hotel because the children loved water, Ms. Coleman said. “I caught myself sneaking off to get in the hot tub, and here come those little bodies, coming in there with me,” Ms. Coleman said. “They’re like, ‘Oh this feels so good, this feels so good.’ I said, […]

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Eight Dead After Tourist Boat Capsizes on Missouri Lake

At least eight people were killed Thursday night when a tourist boat capsized in a southern Missouri lake as powerful thunderstorms passed through the Midwest, the authorities said. The amphibious boat, or duck boat, overturned in Table Rock Lake near Branson, Mo., around 7 p.m. as winds exceeded 60 m.p.h. Sheriff Doug Rader of Stone […]

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The 52 Places Traveler: Place 15 of 52: A 10-Story, 90-Foot Vertical Drop, and Other Reasons to Visit Branson, Mo.

Beyond the Corn Dog Not a coaster fan? Silver Dollar City is also just a beautiful place to be, built on lush tree-covered hills. By mandate of the owner, for every tree that gets cut down, two have to be planted in its place. Most of the rides, including roller coasters, look like they grew […]

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