A community memorial service Sunday, July 22, 2018, at the College of the Ozarks included survivors and families of the victims of the Branson duck boat sinking. Those in attendance heard of a family where everyone survived.
The Mission Continues, founded by former Gov. Eric Greitens in 2007, is a nonprofit that aims to help connect veterans with volunteer activities in their communities . The group has been surrounded with ugly headlines associated with Greitens.
Gina Lumus, her husband, Paul, and their five children watched in horror as the duck boat ahead of them struggled through the water about 125 feet away from them. They were supposed to be on that boat.
Zachary Sligar, 18, and his 15-year-old girlfriend were arrested on Friday in connection with a triple murder plot against the girlfriend’s family so the two of them could run away together. The girl’s mother was shot in the face.
Trent Behr and his girlfriend Allison Lester don’t know how many victims of the boating tragedy on Table Rock Lake Thursday were wearing life jackets, but they are sure that at least one woman was not. Behr said he was prepared to perform CPR.