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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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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.

Heart and Joan Jett Take Over The BOK Center Tulsa, Oklahoma

Heart and Joan Jett and The Blackhearts with support musicians dominted The BOK Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma October 2nd. Their was plenty of action and excitement during the rock legends massive career of spaning hits.

Heart recently expanded their tour dates for the North American “Love Alive Tour” their first tour in three years.

Photo Credit: Jeremy Scherle/Regional Entertainment

for more information about Heart and Joan Jett see links below

https://www.heart-music.com/

http://joanjett.com/

Heart 2019 Tour Dates:
07/09 – St. Louis, MO @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre +&
07/11 – Chicago, IL @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre +&
07/14 – Toronto, ON @ Budweiser Stage +#
07/16 – Montreal, QC @ Centre Bell +#
07/17 – Mansfield, MA @ Xfinity Center +#
07/20 – Hartford, CT @ Xfinity Theatre +#
07/21 – Saratoga Springs, NY @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center +&
07/23 – Bangor, ME @ Darling’s Waterfront Pavilion +#
07/24 – Gilford, NH @ Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion +#
07/26 – Darien Center, NY @ Darien Lake Amphitheatre ^#
07/27 – Cincinnati, OH @ Riverbend Music Center #
07/29 – Bethel, NY @ Bethel Woods Center for the Arts +#
07/30 – Syracuse, NY @ St. Joseph’s Health Amphitheater +#
08/01 – Burgettstown, PA @ KeyBank Pavilion ^#
08/02 – Camden, NJ @ BB&T Pavilion ^#
08/04 – Cleveland, OH @ Blossom Music Theater ^#
08/05 – Detroit, MI @ DTE Energy Music Pavilion ^#
08/07 – Indianapolis, IN @ Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center ^#
08/08 – Nashville, TN @ Ascend Amphitheater ^#
08/10 – Raleigh, NC @ Coastal Credit Union Music Park ^#
08/11 – Virginia Beach, VA @ Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater ^#
08/13 – Columbia, MD @ Merriweather Post Pavilion ^#
08/14 – Charlotte, NC @ PNC Music Pavilion ^#
08/16 – West Palm Beach, FL @ Coral Sky Amphitheatre #
08/17 – Tampa, FL @ MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheater ^#
08/19 – Atlanta, GA @ Ameris Bank Amphitheatre %#
08/20 – Birmingham, AL @ Oak Mountain Amphitheatre %#
08/22 – Houston, TX @ Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion ^#
08/23 – Dallas, TX @ Dos Equis Pavilion #
08/25 – Albuquerque, NM @ Isleta Amphitheater ^#
08/27 – Chula Vista, CA @ North Island Credit Union Amphitheater ^#
08/28 – Phoenix, AZ @ Ak-Chin Pavilion ^#
08/30 – Salt Lake City, UT @ USANA Amphitheater
08/31 – Denver, CO @ Pepsi Center ^#
09/03 – Portland, OR @ Sunlight Supply Amphitheater ^#
09/04 – Tacoma, WA @ Tacoma Dome ^#
09/06 – Concord, CA @ Concord Pavilion ^#
09/08 – Las Vegas, NV @ Palms Casino Resort ^
09/09 – Hollywood, CA @ Hollywood Bowl ^#
09/26 – Wantagh, NY @ Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater ^
09/27 – Newark, NJ @ Prudential Center^
09/28 – Toledo, OH @ The Huntington Center ^
10/01 – Little Rock, AR @ Verizon Arena ^&
10/02 – Tulsa, OK @ BOK Center
10/04 – Memphis, TN @ FedExForum ^&
10/05 – Lafayette, LA @ CAJUNDOME ^
10/07 – Des Moines, IA @ Wells Fargo Arena
10/09 – Kansas City, MO @ Starlight Theatre ^&
10/12 – Milwaukee, WI @ Fiserv Forum ^&
10/13 – St. Paul, MN @ Xcel Energy Center ^&

 

Joplin High School Student Passes Away After Practice

9-4-2019

A press Conference was held shortly after 8:15pm this evening at the Joplin South Middle School.

Today at approximately 5:30 p.m., emergency personnel responded to Joplin High School Kaminsky Gym, where the high school football team was practicing indoors. A sophomore student had a medical emergency following conditioning and was transported to a local hospital for treatment.

Official Statement-

It is with extremely heavy hearts that we can now share the tragic loss of Kadin Roberts-Day due to cardiac arrest. Coach Jasper and his coaching staff, his teammates, fellow teachers and students at Joplin Schools remember Kadin as an extremely presentable and caring student.

Counselling services have been made available to any student or staff needing support and will continue for the coming days. Our deepest sympathy goes to the family and friends

(Press Conference)

Photos: Jeremy Scherle/Regional Entertainment News