Day: October 13, 2019

Johnny Morris Lands Forbes 400 List

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(Johnny Morris, Tiger Woods and Bill Dance)

Johnny Morris lands Forbes 400 list topping in at number 207. Mr. Morris is the founder of Bass Pro Shops known all across the world as one of the greatest fishing retailer shops around. Mr. Morris had an amazing year in 2017 aquriing Cabela’s for 5 billion dollars and opening Wonders of Wildlife museum and aquarium building at over 300 million dollars.  Mr. Morris is one of the most generious indivuals you will ever meet in person so humble and kind.  Mr. Morris is also one of greatest philantropists living in Springfield, Missouri always carrying about what the future holds and what we are going to leave are children behind. 

photos of inside Wonders of Wildlife Springfield, Missouri

(Mr. Morris close friend and famous fisherman Jimmy Houston at private event)

Photo Credit: Jeremy Scherle/Regional Entertainment

Bass Pro has events happing all year round one of the most famous is the Legends of Golf every year in April at Big Cedar ranking in at #1 family golf resort in America. If you have time to visit or take your family to Wonders of Wildlife we highly recommend it.

Offical Press Release

Guided by the visionary leadership of our founder and CEO Johnny Morris, Bass Pro Shops is making a significant impact in on the future of conservation. More than 40 years after Johnny began helping people connect with nature through a tiny bait shop, our conservation mission is to inspire people to enjoy, love and conserve the great outdoors.

Key conservation initiatives include protecting wildlife and habitat, connecting kids and families to the outdoors and protecting sportsmen’s rights through access and advocacy efforts. Together with thousands of passionate associates and 200 million annual customers, we’re making a big impact.

for more information please see links below

https://www.forbes.com/profile/john-morris/#4979b3354b51

https://www.basspro.com/shop/en?affcode_c=&gclid=CjwKCAjwlovtBRBrEiwAG3XJ-5RGFgDArO7rm9AxZpTjURXRAtJTOp89u7u4G9PU9-zzxPiQlBW1yRoCyaUQAvD_BwE&gclsrc=aw.ds

 

 

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Fatal hit and run on I-44 Tulsa

Tulsa, Oklahoma- An Oklahoma City man is dead after a hit and run. The collision was on the westbound Interstate I-44 near 33rd West Avenue. Investigators said it appears a 2016 black Toyota Tundra driven by Jason Rudluff struck and killed 61-year-old Perry Killian at the exit to the Gilcrease Expressway around 3:30 p.m. on Saturday. Rudluff then fled the scene.

State troopers shut the westbound lanes down after the accident as the fatality incident was investigated.

Shots fired at local Springfield night club

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Springfield police are looking for the suspected shooter or shooters who fired shots around a crowd of people at Club Rodeo on west Bennett Street, near Kansas Expressway.

Springfield police reported a fight inside moved out into the parking lot, where gunfire occurred.

No injuries were reported, 6 cars were hit by bullets and two other bullets hit the building.

The shots were fired just before 1:30 a.m. Sunday.