Winners announced in Springfield Celebrity Golf Classic

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Teams sponsored by White River Valley Electric Foundation, Jack Henry & Associates and the News-Leader all took top honors in their respective rounds of the Springfield Celebrity Golf Classic presented by Great Southern Bank, held Sunday and Monday at the Highland Springs Country Club. The White River Valley team of Chris Hamon, P.D. Kircher, Adam… Read more »

Bid now! Check out our Beach Party Bingo & Auction

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Join us for our big two-day event — first the Beach Party Bingo & Auction presented by Med-Pay, Inc., on Sunday, June 4 and then the  annual Springfield Celebrity Golf Classic presented by Great Southern Bank on Sunday morning, June 4 and Monday, June 5. Check out our flyer with more details For the Beach… Read more »

Hall unveils Virdon statue, inducts five at Baseball Luncheon

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The Missouri Sports Hall of Fame enjoyed a tremendous Thursday, unveiling a larger-than-life bronze statue commemorating longtime Springfield resident Bill Virdon’s game-saving catch in the 1960 World Series for the Pittsburgh Pirates. Hours later, a crowd of almost 800 turned out in downtown Springfield as the Hall of Fame honored 15 individuals, including five new… Read more »

Diamond 9: Branson, C of O’s Kyle Rapinchuk

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If you were an opposing pitcher, it wasn’t exactly a welcome sight whenever Kyle Rapinchuk stepped in the batter’s box. He was a pure hitter at Branson High School and later carried on his talents to the College of the Ozarks. Now the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame will soon recognize Rapinchuk with a Diamond… Read more »