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Branson Area Appreciation Time Platters Review       Springtime heralds the arrival of new shows in Branson, Missouri.  For Shell Knob and Table Rock Lake residents, that means discounted ticket prices.  Discounted prices are called Area Appreciation shows and are offered to locals to make up for...

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Sharing the WealthLiving in Shell Knob for almost 18 years, I realize I have become accustomed to the natural beauty that surrounds us.  My eyes see it, but the excitement I once knew isn't there anymore.  Kind of like a marriage, I guess.  You are so thrilled with each other in the early years, ...

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 What in the world is a Paddlefish? Paddlefishing season is almost upon us.  The Missouri Department of Conservation has stocked over half a million fingerlings (baby fish) over the past 15 years for the enjoyment of sportsmen.  These huge creatures normally are denizens of the deep, but in the s...

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SMALL TOWN LIFE IN SHELL KNOBThere was a recent incident that brought a smile to my face.  Smiles are good, right?First, I should explain,  Having spent most of my life in big cities, I realized when we relocated to the Ozarks, that although the  usa was a 'melting pot' , we still have some cultu...

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 EMERGENCY CARE I know that health care systems are confusing today, but  it is a definite factor to consider in buying a vacation cottage or retirement home. " If I move to the boonies, will I be able to get help if I need it? " The answer is YES.  So let me try to tackle this concern and explai...

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 SHELL KNOB BOAT DEALERSTwo boat dealers in Shell Knob are  offering an excellent variety of boats and equipment.SPORT BOATS U.S.A. has their offices and home showroom in Ozark, Missouri.  They have been in boat sales since 1988.  Their satellite in Shell Knob is on Hwy 39, south of the bridge ov...

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   PIZZA HUT'S DOCK   The popular pizza provider, Pizza Hut,  is located at the Hwy 39 bridge in Shell Knob.  They also have their own dock for pizza lovers to be able to fill their appetites easily.   Customers get a great view of the bridge and watch boats and water skiers on Table Rock Lake as...

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Table Rock at Shell Knob, Missouri Table Rock Lake is like none I've ever known.  Lake levels flucuate,  go up and down as if  we had an ocean tide, except they don't do it twice daily.    From a distance, going by boat, the shoreline  of this clean clear water ,looks sandy, but the only sandy be...

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CHOW TIMESTUMPY BURGER is the new kid on the block in Shell Knob restaurants, and is already getting a reputation for one of the best hamburgers in town.  They are located on The Plaza and easily assessible, with lots of parking.Just as their name implies, their speciality is hamburgers - small, ...

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                                                                                                 Listing Unsellable In Shell Knob, MO I received a call last week from an individual who I had contacted A year ago.  I was quite pleased when he said he was ready to sell his waterfront lot.  We discu...

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TABLEROCK BASS ARE BITING  Time to get the fishing tackle out the fish are calling. March 1st kicked off the Trout Fishing season.  And in this neck of the woods, that almost qualifies as a national holiday.  Cassville, Missouri, just west of Shell Knob declares a school holiday on the first.  Th...

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City Mouse or Country Mouse?  When working with a client who wants to move to the Shell Knob area, I try to determine what their "Want to's and Got To's" are.  We all have such a list in our minds, but may not have actually sorted it out completely.  You know what I mean:  Must have at least 3 be...

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The Spring Real Estate Market in Shell KnobYou have decided that you want to buy a lake house in Shell Knob this year.  You've heard about a drop in home sales, the over inflated real estate  market is in a slump, and it sounds like bargains to be had, or so all the news  media people would have ...

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Shell Knob, Missouri IS known as the quiet end of Table Rock Lake, but it has the advantage of being close to many interesting attractions and towns.  Two of these are Branson, MO and Eureka Springs, Arkansas.   Whenever we get visitors, ( the first year someone relocates here they will get alot ...

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SHELL KNOB - 65747-QUIET END?Why is Shell Knob called the 'quiet' end of Table Rock Lake?  Shell Knob is a family destination for vacations or retirement.  It's the place you go to to relax, lay back and enjoy the tranquility of open waters, peaceful nights with a sky full of stars.  The town sit...

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 Recent Bear Sighting in Shell Knob    Black bears are starting to return to Missouri, which I can personally testify to.  I  knew that they were in the State, but never anticipated seeing them just down the road from my house near Shell Knob, Missouri.The day before Thanksgiving was bright and s...

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NUISANCE WILDLIFE IN SHELL KNOBSpring is coming and with it comes gardening and nuisance critters eating Shell Knob gardens.  White -tailed deer are delightful, according to the Missouri Department of Conservation,  unless they are munching your prized azalea bushes.  Opossums are appealing, unti...

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 OZARK MOUNTAINS or HILLS? The Missouri Ozarks is a beautiful area.  Cross the Mississippi (love spelling that word) and just west of St. Louis on I-44, you know you've left the plains of Illinois.  The highway cuts through massive rock and you are into rolling hills. Up and down, low hills and h...

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